YOUR SEARCH :
     Keyword: "labor standards" (remove)

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 51 MATCHES.      PAGE 3 of 6    Items 21-30 of 51    1 2 3 4 5 6 NEXT »
Show 50 results per page


sort results by:   Best Match   Most Downloaded   Highest Rated   Publication Date

Designing A New Course: The Global Environment of Business

Author: Conklin, David W.
Product Type: Journal Articles
Source: Journal of International Business Education, 1 (1)
Publication Year: 2003

[This document has not yet been rated] 1363 views

Businesses confront significant differences among countries in regard to industry structures as well as economic, political, societal and technological forces. These differences create new challenges and opportunities for a business as it extends its activities internationally...
   

Click here for more

Charles Veillon, S.A. (A)

Author: Paine, Lynn S.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2006

[This document has not yet been rated] 4449 views

The top management team at Charles Veillon, a Swiss mail-order company, is considering whether to work with a human rights organization to monitor the labor practices of its suppliers. A particular concern is avoiding child labor and other forms of workplace coercion...

Click here for more

The Promise and Limits of Private Power: Promoting Labor Standards in a Global Economy

Author: Locke, Richard M.
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Cambridge University Press
Publication Year: 2013

[This document has not yet been rated] 310 views

This book examines and evaluates various private initiatives to enforce fair labor standards within global supply chains. Through careful, empirically grounded analysis, it illustrates the mix of private and public regulation needed to address these complex issues in a global economy....

Click here for more

Timberland: Commerce and Justice

Authors: Austin, James E.; Leonard, Herman B.; Quinn, James W.
Product Type: Cases
Source: HBS Premier Case Collection
Publication Year: 2004

[This document has not yet been rated] 1371 views

When Jeffrey Swartz became the third generation in his family to lead the Timberland Co., he pursued a strategy in which commerce and justice were "inextricably linked."

Click here for more

Improving the Conditions of Workers?

Minimum Wage Legislation and Anti-Sweatshop Activism

Authors: Harrison, Ann; Scorse, Jason
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Harvard University Press
Publication Year: 2006

[This document has not yet been rated] 925 views

Indonesian government--prompted by the U.S. government--greatly increased its minimum wage.

Click here for more

Global Corporate Social Responsibility

Cornell University: NBA 642

Author: Iankova, Elena
Product Type: Syllabi
Source: Cornell University, Johnson Graduate School of Management
Publication Year: 2006

[This document has not yet been rated] 832 views

This course will introduce students to the various practices developed by multinational corporations in their attempt to redefine their role on a world stage as “global citizens” – actively participating in creating a safer, more humane, sustainable world.

Click here for more

Monitoring Factories Around the Globe: The Fair Labor Association and The Workers Rights Consortium

Authors: Chang, Victoria; Carroll, Glenn
Product Type: Cases
Source: Stanford Graduate School of Business
Publication Year: 2008

[This document has not yet been rated] 970 views

In 1999, the nonprofit Fair Labor Association (FLA) was launched to monitor factories around the world for sweatshop-related infractions. Another key nonprofit player, the Worker Rights Consortium (WRC), was launched in 2000. The two organizations had similar goals, but very different histories, strategies, and ways of operating.

Click here for more

Search of the Week Archive

Author: The Aspen Institute Center for Business Education
Product Type:
Source: The Aspen Institute Center for Business Education
Publication Year: 2011

[This document has not yet been rated] 5881 views

CasePlace.org’s Searches of the Week.

Click here for more

15 Minutes with Hannah Jones

Author: Phills, James A., Jr.
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles; Interviews
Source: Stanford Social Innovation Review
Publication Year: 2007

[This document has not yet been rated] 795 views

What goes in and out of fashion changes continually, and the apparel industry likes it that way because it creates a constant demand for new products. But it also poses a challenge for Nike as the company attempts to reduce its environmental footprint and become greener.

Click here for more

Improving Work Conditions in a Global Supply Chain

Authors: Locke, Richard M.; Romis, Monica
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School Publishing
Publication Year: 1997

[This document has not yet been rated] 1176 views

Many multinational companies attempt to monitor working conditions in suppliers' factories in developing countries through corporate codes of conduct, along with monitoring to determine compliance. The authors conclude that global brands could help improve working conditions in supply chain factories by working with suppliers to help them introduce new management systems.

Click here for more

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 51 MATCHES.      PAGE 3 of 6    Items 21-30 of 51    1 2 3 4 5 6 NEXT »

Search for
Teaching Materials