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Ambition Versus Conscience, Does Corporate Social Responsibility Pay off? The Application of Matching Methods

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  • Chung-Hua Shen & Yuan Chang, 2009. "Ambition Versus Conscience, Does Corporate Social Responsibility Pay off? The Application of Matching Methods," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 88(1), pages 133-153, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jbuset:v:88:y:2009:i:1:p:133-153
    DOI: 10.1007/s10551-008-9826-9
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    Keywords

    corporate social responsibility; selection bias; matching method; G30; M14;

    JEL classification:

    • G30 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - General
    • M14 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - Business Administration - - - Corporate Culture; Diversity; Social Responsibility

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