Corporate Social Responsibility has gained much traction in recent decades as a self-regulatory management strategy that firms employ for both individual and societal benefit. However, how these strategies affect a firm’s financial performance still remains a highly contested issue.
Hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup was one of Qatar’s biggest achievements of the past decade. However, instead of being able to make the most of the potential benefits, the country was left scrambling to fulfill the obligations of a post that ultimately made it worse off than when it first made its bid in 2010.
Discrimination against women in the workplace has been gaining increasing attention, eventually leading to the Chinese government passing an amendment to the Women’s Rights and Interests Protection Law. Whether this amendment will have any success or not remains to be seen, however.