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Benchmarking and Transparency: Incentives for the Pharmaceutical Industry’s Corporate Social Responsibility


  • Matthew Lee


  • Jillian Kohler


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  • Matthew Lee & Jillian Kohler, 2010. "Benchmarking and Transparency: Incentives for the Pharmaceutical Industry’s Corporate Social Responsibility," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 95(4), pages 641-658, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jbuset:v:95:y:2010:i:4:p:641-658
    DOI: 10.1007/s10551-010-0444-y

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