CSR - Corporate Social Responsibility

New research in Micro- and SMEs

The concept of CSR is a key instrument for developing corporate structures - in particular in the field of promotion of innovation and in order to support socio-economic development processes at local, regional , national and global levels. These activities contribute to the sustainable development of enterprises and the regional economy.

Focus of the study is the empirical research on the implementation of principles of corporate social responsibility (CSR ) in polish and german micro and SMEs . Moreover, the evidence to what extent related corporate activities are contributed to innovation and mutual integration is to be delivered. In addition Consolidation instruments promoting joint sustainable development activities in Germany and Poland will be defined..

The planned project is embedded in a widely planned cooperation, which have been agreed between project partners about Polish-German-Cooperation.

The investigations on the polish side are made by the Economics Faculty of the University in Szczecin.