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Issues Concerning The Use Of Social And Environmental Indicators For Performance Management


  • Marian TAICU

    () (Faculty of Economics and Law, University of Pitesti, Romania)

  • Maria Daniela BONDOC

    () (Faculty of Economics and Law, University of Pitesti, Romania)


The sustainable development of any economic entity and the economy as a whole is subject to managing overall performance. Appropriate performance management requires the use of specific tools that can give managers the information they need for decision making. Using the classic indicators of performance assessment must be supplemented by indicators that reflect value creation, and the performance obtained in the social and environmental fields. Social and environmental indicators are designed to provide an insight in the results of these areas that are so sensitive today. The paper aims to show how social and environmental indicators can be integrated into overall performance management.

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  • Marian TAICU & Maria Daniela BONDOC, 2016. "Issues Concerning The Use Of Social And Environmental Indicators For Performance Management," Scientific Bulletin - Economic Sciences, University of Pitesti, vol. 15(3), pages 115-122.
  • Handle: RePEc:pts:journl:y:2016:i:3:p:115-122

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    1. Þaicu Marian & Dumitru Mihaela, 2013. "Aspects Regarding the Relevance of the Performance Measurement Indicators," Ovidius University Annals, Economic Sciences Series, Ovidius University of Constantza, Faculty of Economic Sciences, vol. 0(1), pages 1543-1548, May.
    2. Michael Mitchell & Allan Curtis & Penny Davidson, 2012. "Can triple bottom line reporting become a cycle for “double loop” learning and radical change?," Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 25(6), pages 1048-1068, July.
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    performance; performance management; social indicators; environmental indicators.;

    JEL classification:

    • O44 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - Environment and Growth
    • Q01 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - General - - - Sustainable Development
    • M41 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - Accounting - - - Accounting


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