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Avetisyan, E. & Ferrary, M. (2013) Dynamics of Stakeholders’ Implications in the Institutionalization of the CSR Field in France and in the United States, Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 115, No. 1, pp. 115-133

Avina, J. (2013) The Evolution of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the Arab Spring, The Middle East Journal, Vol. 67, No. 1, pp. 76-91

Baumann-Pauly, D. & Scherer, A.G. (2013) The Organizational Implementation of Corporate Citizenship: An Assessment Tool and its Application at UN Global Compact Participants, Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 117, No. 1, pp. 1-17

Baumann-Pauly, D., Scherer, A.G., Spence, L.J. & Wickert, C. (2013) Organizing Corporate Social Responsibility in Small and Large Firms: Size Matters, Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 115, No. 4, pp. 693-705

Fasterling, B. & Demuijnck, G. (2013) Human Rights in the Void? Due Diligence in the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 116, No. 4, pp. 799-814

Glavas, A. & Godwin, L.N. (20 13) Is the Perception of ‘Goodness’ Good Enough? Exploring the Relationship Between Perceived Corporate Social Responsibility and Employee Organizational Identification, Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 114, No. 1, pp. 15-27

Godemann, J., Haertle, J., Herzig, C. & Moon, J. (2014) United Nations supported Principles for Responsible Management Education: purpose, progress and prospects, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 62, pp. 16-23

Grayson, D. & Nelson, J. (2013) Corporate Responsibility Coalitions: The Past, Present And Future Of Alliances For Sustainable Capitalism. Retrieve.

Mansell, S. (2013) Shareholder Theory and Kant's 'Duty of Beneficence', Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 117, No. 3, pp. 583-599

Neiman, P. (2013) A Social Contract for International Business Ethics, Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 114, No. 1, pp. 75-90

Waddell, S., Greijn, H., Faber, K., Haertle, J. & Mauro, A. (2013). Inter-organizational Learning: A New Frontier. capacity.org. Retrieve.


Fisher, Melissa. (2012). Wall Street Women. Duke University Press.
Pitts C., ed., Kerr, Janda and Pitts, Corporate Social Responsibility: A Legal Analysis (2009). Retrieve.
Kell, G. (2012). 12 Years Later: Reflections on the Growth of the UN Global Compact. Business & Society.
Berliner, D., & Prakash, A. (2012). From norms to programs: The United Nations Global Compact and global governance. Regulation & Governance.
Rasche, A., Waddock, S., & McIntosh, M. (2012). The United Nations Global Compact: Retrospect and Prospect. Business & Society.
Lawrence, J. T., & Beamish, P. W. (Eds.). (2012). Globally Responsible Leadership: Managing According to the UN Global Compact. Sage Publications, Incorporated
Lacy, P., Haines, A., & Hayward, R. (2012). Developing strategies and leaders to succeed in a new era of sustainability: Findings and insights from the United Nations Global Compact-Accenture CEO Study. Journal of Management Development, 31(4), 346-357.
Rasche, A., & Gilbert, D. U. (2012). Institutionalizing global governance: the role of the United Nations Global Compact. Business Ethics: A European Review, 21(1), 100-114.
Gilbert, D. U., & Behnam, M. (2012). Trust and the United Nations Global Compact: A Network Theory Perspective. Business & Society.
Post, J. E. (2012). The United Nations Global Compact: A CSR Milestone. Business & Society.
Lacy, P., Haines, A., & Hayward, R. (2012). UN Global Compact-Accenture CEO Study. Journal of Management Development, 31(4), 3-3.
Cooperrider, D., & Zhexembayeva, N. (2012). Embedded Sustainability and the Innovation-Producing Potential of the UN Global Compact’s Environmental Principles. Globally Responsible Leadership: Managing According to the UN Global Compact, 107.
Birch, D. (2012). Partnerships and the United Nations global compact. Corporate citizen, 4(2), 32-36.
Baumann-Pauly, D., & Scherer, A. G. (2012). The Organizational Implementation of Corporate Citizenship: An Assessment Tool and its Application at UN Global Compact Participants. Journal of Business Ethics, 1-17
O’Sullivan, P., Smith, M., & Esposito, M. (2012). ETHICS AS SOCIAL CRITIQUE. Business Ethics: A Critical Approach: Integrating Ethics Across the Business World, 1.
Zuo, J., Zillante, G., Wilson, L., Davidson, K., & Pullen, S. (2012). Sustainability policy of construction contractors: A review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16(6), 3910-3916.
Rasche, A. (2012). Global Policies and Local Practice: Loose and Tight Couplings in Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives. Business Ethics Quarterly, 22(4), 679-708.
Sievänen, R., Sumelius, J., Islam, K. M. Z., & Sell, M. (2012). From struggle in responsible investment to potential to improve global environmental governance through UN PRI. International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics, 1-21.
Witt, M. (2012). Assessing the Compatibility of Business Ethics and Sustainable Development (Doctoral dissertation, Uppsala University).
Hansen, H. K. (2012). 6 Governing corruption through the global corporation1. Business and Global Governance, 118.
Biermann, F., Chan, S., Mert, A., & Pattberg, P. (2012). 4. The overall effects of partnerships for sustainable development: more smoke than fire?. Public Private Partnerships For Sustainable: Development Emergence, Influence And Legitimacy, 69
Maguire, M. (2012). From Private Regulation to Public Policy: The Case of Corporate Non-Financial Reporting.
Lodhia, S. K. (2012). The Need for Effective Corporate Social Responsibility/Sustainability Regulation. Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting, Assurance and Reporting, 139.
Davis, P. (2012). Re-thinking the role of the corporate sector in international development. Corporate Governance, 12(4), 427-438.
Hicks, C. D. (2012). The future of sustainability-driven partnerships and a new role for brand strategy. Journal of Brand Management.
Lim, A., & Tsutsui, K. (2012). Globalization and Commitment in Corporate Social Responsibility Cross-National Analyses of Institutional and Political-Economy Effects. American Sociological Review, 77(1), 69-98.
Forray, J. M., & Leigh, J. S. (2012). A Primer on the Principles of Responsible Management Education Intellectual Roots and Waves of Change. Journal of Management Education, 36(3), 295-309.
Shaw, T. M. (2012). Annual Review of United Nations Affairs 2010/2011.
Abbott, K. W. (2012). Engaging the public and the private in global sustainability governance. International Affairs, 88(3), 543-564.
Ferguson, Y. H. (2012). NGOs' Role in Constructing Global Governance. Global Governance: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations, 18(3), 383-386.
Hancock, L. (2012). The advantages of a proactive business response to human rights reporting. Journal of corporate citizenship, (23), 21-24.


Schmitz, H., Mwangi, W., & Rieth, L. (2011). Encouraging Greater Compliance: Local Networks and the United Nations Global Compact. From Commitment To Compliance: The Persistent Power Of Human Rights, Thomas Risse, Stephen Ropp and Kathryn Sikkink, eds., Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming.

Sethi, S. P., & Schepers, D. (2011). United Nations Global Compact: An Assessment of Ten Years of Progress, Achievements, and Shortfalls. Globalization and Self-Regulation: The Crucial Role that Corporate Codes of Conduct Play in Global Business, 249.
Knudsen, J. S. (2011). Company Delistings from the UN Global Compact: Limited Business Demand or Domestic Governance Failure?. Journal of business ethics, 103(3), 331-349 
Laine, M. (2011). A New Era of Sustainability: CEO reflections on progress to date, challenges ahead and the impact of the journey toward a sustainable economy.
Hemphill, T. A., & Lillevik, W. (2011). The Global Economic Ethic Manifesto: Implementing a Moral Values Foundation in the Multinational Enterprise. Journal of business ethics, 101(2), 213-230.

Waddell, S. (2011). The Global Compact: An Organizational Innovation to Realize UN Principles. Retrieve.

Perez-Batres, L.A., Miller, V.V., & Pisani, M. J.(2011). Institutionalizing sustainability: an empirical study of corporate registration and commitment to the United Nations global compact guidelines. Journal of Cleaner Production, 19(8), 843-851.

Andrews, N. (2011). Telling tales of conformity and mutual interests: The limits of a (neo)liberal international order. International Journal, 66(1), 209-223.

Kittijoun, A., & Weiss, T.G. (2011). The Myth of Scholarly Irrelevance for the United Nations. International Studies Review, 13(1), 18-23.

Waddell, S. (2011). Global Action Networks: Creating Our Future Together. London: Palgrave Macmillan.


Rasche, A., & Kell, G. (Eds).(2010).  The United Nations Global Compact: Achievements, Trends and Challenges. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Mueckenberger, U., & Jastram, S. (2010). Transnational Norm-Building Networks and the Legitimacy of Corporate Social Responsibility Standards. Journal of Business Ethics, 97(2), 223-239.

Ghosh, A., & Chakraborti, C. (2010). Corporate Social Responsibility: A Developmental Tool for India. IUP Journal of Corporate Governance, 9(4), 40-56.

Bitanga, J., & Bridwell, L. (2010). Corporate Social Responsibility and the United Nations Global Compact. Competition Forum, 8(2), 265-269.

Sharma, A.K., & Tyagi, R. (2010). CSR and Global Compact: The Indian Perspective. IUP Journal of Corporate Governance, 9(3), 38-68.

Adams, C., & Petrella, L. (2010). Collaboration, connections and change: The UN Global Compact, the Global Reporting Initiative, Principles for Responsible Management Education and the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative. Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal, 1(2), 292-296.

Rooney, S. (2010).Making it happen. Ecos, 156, 31.

Baumann, D. (2010). Global Rules - Private Actors. The Role of the Multinational Corporation in Global Governance (unpublished doctoral dissertation). Zurich University, Switzerland.


Byrd, L.S. (2009). Collaborative corporate social responsibility: A case study examination of the international public relations agency involvement in the United Nations Global Compact. Corporate Communications: An International Journal, 14, 303–319.

Bernhagen, P., &  Mitchell, N.J..(2010) The Private Provision of Public Goods: Corporate Commitments and the United Nations Global Compact. International Studies Quarterly, 54, 1175-1187.

Janney, J.J., Dess, G., & Forlani, V. (2009). Glass Houses? Market Reactions to Firms Joining the UN Global Compact. Journal of Business Ethics, 90, 407-423.  

Baumann, D., & Scherer, A.G..(2010) MNEs and the UN Global Compact: An Empirical Analysis of the Organizational Implementation of Corporate Citizenship. SSRN Working Paper Series.

Gaffney, E.J. (2009). A critical interrogation of corporate social responsibility and global distributive justice. (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Warwick, United Kingdom.

Rieth, L.(2009). Global Governance und Corporate Social Responsibility: Welchen Einfluss haben der UN Global Compact, die Global Reporting Initiative und die OECD Leitsätze auf das CSR-Engagement deutscher Unternehmen? Opladen: Budrich UniPress Ltd.

Würtz, N.M. (2009). Der Global Compact und das Prinzip der Korruptionsbekämpfung: gesellschaftliche Verantwortung von Unternehmen am Beispiel der BASF Argentina. (Doctoral dissertation). VDM Verlag

Runhaar, H., & Lafferty, H. (2009). Governing Corporate Social Responsibility: an Assessment of the Contribution of the UN Global Compact to CSR Strategies in the Telecommunications Industry. Journal of Business Ethics, 84 (4), 479-495.

Chen, S., & Bouvain, P. (2009). Is Corporate Responsibility Converging? A Comparison of Corporate Responsibility Reporting in the USA, UK, Australia, and Germany. Journal of Business Ethics, 87, 299-317.

Sadler, D., & Lloyd, S. (2009). Neo-liberalising Corporate Social Responsibility: A Political Economy of Corporate Citizenship. Geoforum, 40 (4), 613-622.

Overview of Selected Initiatives and Instruments Relevant to Corporate Social Responsibility.(2009). In Annual Report on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises 2008: Employment and Industrial Relations, (pp. 235-260). Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.

Buhmann, K. (2009). Regulating Corporate Social and Human Rights Responsibilities at the UN Plane: Institutionalising New Forms of Law and Law-making Approaches?
Nordic Journal of International Law, 78(1),1-52.


Pauly, N. (2008). Analyse des globalen interorganisationalen Netzwerks 'Global Compact' als Instrument von corporate social responsibility : Legitimitäts- und Effektivitätsaspekte bezüglich der Durchsetzungung sozialer und umweltpolitischer Normen und Standards. (Doctoral Dissertation). Diplomica Verlag.

Steenbock, K., & Milke, K. (2008). Anmerkungen zur Rolle des Global Compact im Spannungsfeld von freiwilligen Selbstverpflichtungen und staatlicher Regulierung : ein Beitrag von Germanwatch. Germanwatch.. Retrieve.

Arevalo, J.A., & Fallon, F.T. (2008). Assessing Corporate Responsibility as a Contribution to Global Governance: the Case of the UN Global Compact. Corporate Governance, 8 (4), 456-470.

Hassel, A. (2008). The Evolution of a Global Labor Governance Regime. Governance, 21(2), 231-251.

Ziegler, O. (2008). Global Compact Membership and the Automobile Industry: A U.S. - German Comparison. VDM Verlag .

Bremer, J.A. (2008). How Global is the Global Compact? Business Ethics, 17(3), 227-244.

Carasco, E.F., &  Singh, J.B. (2008). Human Rights in Global Business Ethics Codes.
Business and Society Review, 11 (3), 347-374. 

Gilbert, D.U., & Rasche, A. Opportunities and Problems of Standardized Ethics Initiatives: a Stakeholder Theory Perspective, Journal of Business Ethics, 82, (3), 755-773.

Williams, O.F.(Ed.). (2008).  Peace through Commerce: Responsible Corporate Citizenship and the Ideals of the United Nations Global Compact. University of Notre Dame Press.

Nason, R.W. (2008). Structuring the Global Marketplace : the Impact of the United Nations Global Compact. Journal of Macromarketing, 28(4), 418-425.

Sagafi-nejad, T., & Dunning, J.H. (2008). The UN and Transnational Corporations: from Code of Conduct to Global Compact. United Nations Intellectual History Project Series: Indiana University Press,.

Fritsch, S. (2008). The UN Global Compact and the Global Governance of Corporate Social Responsibility: Complex Multilateralism for a More Human Globalisation? Global Society, 22(1),1-26.

Williams, O.F. (2008). The UN Global Compact: the Challenge and the Promise. In Leadership and Business Ethics (pp. 229-250). 


Deva, S. (2007).  Corporate Complicity in Internet Censorship in China: Who Cares for the Global Compact or the Global Online Freedom Act? George Washington International Law Review, 39(2), 255-319.

Chahoud, T., Emmerling, J., Kolb, D., Kubina, I., Repinski, G., & Schläger, C. (2007). Corporate Social and Environmental Responsibility in India: Assessing the UN Global Compact's Role. Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik. Retrieve.       

Gouldson,A., & Bebbington, J. (2007). Corporations and the Governance of Environmental Risk. Environment & Planning C: Government & Policy, 25 (1).4-20.

Utting, P. (2007). CSR and Equality. Third World Quarterly, 28(4),.697-712.

Ruževičius, J., & Serafinas, D. (2007). The Development of Socially Responsible Business in Lithuania. Engineering Economics, 1,  36-43.

Bair, J. (2007). From the Politics of Development to the Challenges of Globalization. Globalizations, 4(4). 486-499.

Brinkmann-Braun, J. & Pies, I. (2007). The Global Compact's Contribution to Global Governance Revisited. (Discussion Paper). Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Retrieve.  

Bennie, L., Bernhagen, P., & Mitchell, N.J (2007). The Logic of Transnational Action: the Good Corporation and the Global Compact. Political Studies, 55 (4), 733-753.

Pies, I., & Hielscher, S. (2007). Nachhaltigkeit in Forschung und Lehre: die "Principles for Responsible Management Education" des UN Global Compact. (Discussion Paper). Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Nr. 2007,20). Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg. Retrieve.   

Le Pacte mondial des entreprises. Revue francaise de comptabilité, no. 401 (2007), p. 17.

Youssefi, P. (2007). Setting Standards and Fostering Collaboration: the Future of the United Nations Global Compact. (Policy analysis exercise). John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Pies, I., & Hielscher, S. (2007). Sustainability in Research and Teaching: the UN Global Compact's "Principles for Responsible Management Education". (Discussion Paper). Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg. Retrieve
Soederberg, S. Taming Corporations or Buttressing Market-Led Development? A Critical Assessment of the Global Compact. Globalizations, 4(4), 500-513.

Leisinger, K.M. (2007). Der UN Global Compact als internationaler Bezugsrahmen für die gesellschaftliche Verantwortung  von Unternehmen. Schriftenreihe, 62/64. Schwäbische Gesellschaft.

Oshionebo, E. (2007). The U.N. Global Compact and Accountability of Transnational Corporations : Separating Myth from Realities. Florida Journal of International Law, 19 (1), 1-38.

Hanks, J. (2007). Understanding the Implications of the Global Compact Human Rights Principles for Petrochemical Investment Activities in Developing Countries: A Case Study of Sasol. Business and Human Rights Resource Centre, 2007.  

Bailey, J. (2007). Voluntary, Vague, and Unenforceable [CEO Water Mandate]. Development and Cooperation, 48 (12), 464-465. Retrieve.  

Hielscher, S., Pies, I., & Beckmann, M. (2007)Wie können Corporate Citizens voneinander lernen? Anregungen für den Global Compact der Vereinten Nationen. (Discussion Paper) Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg. Retrieve.  

Campe, S., & Rieth, L.. Wie können Corporate Citizens im Global Compact voneinander lernen? Bedingungen, Hemmnisse und Bewertungskriterien.  (Discussion Paper). Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, 2007. Retrieve.  
Rieth, L.,Zimmer, M., Hamann, R., & Hanks, J. (2007). The UN Global Compact in Sub-Sahara Africa - Decentralization and Effectiveness. Journal of Corporate Citizenship, 7 (28), 99-112.
Leisinger, K.M. (2007). Capitalism with a Human Face: The UN Global Compact
The Journal of Corporate Citizenship, 28.
Margolis, J.D., Elfenbein, H.A., & Walsh, J.P. (2007). Does it Pay to be Good? A Meta-Analysis and Redirection of Research on the Relationship Between Corporate Social and Financial Performance. The Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government. John F. Kennedy School of Government
Rasche, A. (2009). 'A Necessary Supplement' - What the United Nations Global Compact Is and Is Not. Business and Society, 48(4), 511-537.

Cetindamar, D., &  Husoy, K. (2007). Corporate Social Responsibility Practices and Environmentally Responsible Behavior: The Case of The United Nations Global Compact. Journal of Business Ethics,.76(2), 163-176.
Dubee, F. (2007). Structural Violence and Productivity: The Role of Business and the United Nations Global Compact. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management, 56 (3),  252-258
Deva, S.(2007). Corporate Complicity in Internet Cencorship in China: Who Cares for the Global Compact or the Global Online Freedom Act? The George Washington International Law Review, 39(2),  255-319.
Bond, P. (2006). Global Governance Campaigning and MDGs: from Top-down to Bottom-up Anti-Poverty Work Third World Quarterly, 27(2), 339-354.
Kilgour, M.A. (2007). The UN Global Compact and Substantive Equality for Women: Revealing a 'Well Hidden' Mandate. Third World Quarterly, 28(4), 751-773.
Zinkin, J. (2007). Islam and CSR: a Study of the Compatibility Between the Tenets of Islam, the UN Global Compact and the Development of Social, Human and Natural Capital. Corporate Social - Responsibility and Environmental Management, 14(4),  206.
Das Gupta, A. (2007). Social Responsibility in India Towards Global Compact Approach. International Journal of Social Economics, 34(9),  637-663.
Teller, D. (2007). The Melbourne Model and its All Sector Taskforces: Theoretical Framework and Delivery Mechanism for the United Nations Global Compact Cities Programme (UNGCCP). The Journal of Corporate Citizenship,.26,  43-52.
Hall, C. (2007). Are Emerging Market TNCs Sensitive to Corporate Responsibility Issues? Observations from the United Nations Global Compact. The Journal of Corporate Citizenship, 26, .30-37.
Ziegler, O. (2007). Global Compact Membership in Europe and the US: A Case Study of the Automobile Industry. The Journal of Corporate Citizenship,  26, 53-68.


Deva, S. (2006). Global Compact: A Critique of the UN's "Public-Private" Partnership for Promoting Corporate Citizenship. Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce, 34(1),  107-151.
Hancock, L. (2006). The Advantages of a Proactive Business Response to Human Rights Reporting The Journal of Corporate Citizenship, 23,  21-24.
Morgera, E. (2006). The UN and Corporate Environmental Responsibility: Between International Regulation and Partnerships  Review of European Community & International Environmental Law, 15(1),  93-109.
Thérien, J., & Pouliot V. (2006).  The Global Compact: Shifting the Politics of International Development? Global Governance, 12(1),  55-75.
Partnerships are catalysts for change. (2006). UN Chronicle, 42(4).
Bluethner, A. (2006). Human Rights at Work: Next Round, Please? University of Mannheim and Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN). Retrieve.
Kell, G. (2006). Anti-Corruption and Corporate Citizenship. Development Outreach, World Bank Institute. Retrieve.
Leisinger, K. (2006). On Corporate Responsibility for Human Rights. Retrieve.


Paine, L., Deshpande, R., Margolis, J.D., & Bettcher, K.E. (2005). Up to Code: Does Your Company's Conduct Meet World-Class Standards? Harvard Business Review. Retrieve.
Clapp, J. (2005). Global Environmental Governance for Corporate Responsibility and Accountability. Global Environmental Politics, 5 (3).
Kuper, A. (2005). Redistributing responsibilities: the UN Global Compact with Corporations. In A Follesdal & T Pogge (Eds.), Real world justice: grounds, principles, human rights, and social institutions.

Sagafi-nejad, T. (2005). Should Global Rules Have Legal Teeth? Policing (WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control) vs. Good Citizenship (UN Global Compact) International Journal of Business, 10 (4). 
Kell, G. (2005). The Global Compact: Selected Experiences and Reflections. Journal of Business Ethics, 59(1-2).
Arthaud-Day, M. (2005). Transnational Corporate Responsibility: A Tri-Dimensional Approach to International CSR Research. Business Ethics Quarterly, 15(1).
Nolan, J. (2005). The United Nations' Compact with Business: Hindering or Helping the Protection of Human Rights? University of Queensland Law Journal, 24(2).
Hemphill, T. A. (2005). The United Nations Global Compact: The Business Implementation and Accountability Challenge. International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, 1(3).
Taylor, S. (2005). Using the Principle of Non-Discrimination to Reconcile the National Contract with the Global Compact. Global Society, 19(2).
Murray, S. (2005 March 30). Partnerships That Profit the Poor. Financial Times.
The UN Global Compact: Moving to the Business Mainstream. Interview with Georg Kell for PriceWaterhouseCoopers: The Corporate Responsibility Report (Volume II, Winter 2005). Retrieve.
Calder, F. (2005). Report on the World Summit on Sustainable Development Commitments on Corporate Social Responsibility: Options for action by governments. The Chatham House Sustainable Development Programme.
Power, G. (2005). Advancing Corporate Citizenship in China. Retrieve.
McKinnell, H. (2005). A Channel Into China.  The New York Stock Exchange Magazine. Retrieve.
Annan, K. (UN Secretary-General). (2005). Managing Risks. World Economic Forum's Global Affairs. 


Bluewashed and boilerplated. (2004. June 17). The Economist. Retrieve.
Shapiro, A. (2004). Building on the Leaders Summit .UN Chronicle, 41(3).
McIntosh, M. (2004). Corporate Responsibility: the UN Global Compact, Complexity and Corporations. New Academy Review, 3(2).
Bair, J. (2004).  From the New International Economic Order to the Global Compact: Development Discourse at the United Nations. In International Studies Association Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada.
Cavanagh, G.F. (2004). Global Business Ethics: Regulation, Code or Self-restraint Business Ethics Quarterly, 14 (4).
The Global Compact Initiative: Corporate Citizenship in the World Economy European Foundation for Management Development. Efmd Forum.(2004).
Engardio, P. (2004, July 12). Global Compact, Little Impact .Business Week, 3891.
Kuper, A. (2004, September). Harnessing Corporate Power: Lessons from the UN Global Compact. Development, 47(3).
Elson, D. (2004) Human Rights and Corporate Profits: the UN Global Compact : Part of the Solution or Part of the Problem? In Beneria, L. & Bisnath, S. (Eds.), Global Tensions: Challenges and Opportunities in the World Economy. New York and London: Routledge.
Kohona, P. (2004).Implementing Global Standards: The Emerging Role of the Non-state Sector. Environmental Policy and Law, 34(6).
Ruggie, J.G. (2004). Reconstituting the Global Public Domain: Issues, Actors, and Practices. European Journal of International Relations, 10(4).
Responsabilita sociale dell'impresa e responsabilita etica del professionista. Dal Global Compact alla deontologia individuale. (2004).  Sistemi E Impresa, 50(3).
Engardio, P. (2004, July 20). Two Views of the Global Compact. Business Week Online. Retrieve.  
Pouliot, V., & Thérien, J. (2004). The UN Global Compact: Towards a New Model of Global Governance? In International Studies Association 2004 Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada.

Hummel, H., Martens, J., Brühl, T., Feldt, H., & Hamm, B. (Eds.). (2004).  Unternehmen in der Weltpolitik. Bonn, Dietz Verlag.

Friedrich, A.G., & Gale, V.E. (2004).
Public-Private Partnership within the United Nations System. Bertelsmann, Bielefeld.
Lothar, Rieth. (2004). Der VN Global Compact: Was als Experiment begann. Friedenswarte, 79(1-2), 151-170.  
Wagner, A. (2004). Redefining citizenship for the 21st century: from the National Welfare State to the UN Global Compact .International Journal of Social Welfare. 13(4), 278-286(9).
Williams, O.F. (2004). The UN Global Compact: The Challenge and the Promise
Business Ethics Quarterly,14(4).  
Hernandez, M.I. (2004).Institutionalising global standards of responsible corporate citizenship - Assessing the role of the UN Global Compact.

Baker, J. (2004). Labour and the Global Compact: The early days. McIntosh, M., Waqddock, S., & Kell, G. (Eds.), Learning to Talk: Corporate Citizenship and the Development of the UN Global Compact. 72-101, 114-128.
Carroll, J.E., & Carroll, T. D. (2004). Learning by doing - The Global Compact and the Ethic of Corporate Citizenship Post.  In Learning to Talk: Corporate Citizenship and the Development of the UN Global Compact. McIntosh, M., Waqddock, S., & Kell, G. (Eds.), (pp. 312-317)
Rieth, L.(2004). Corporate Social Responsibility in Global Economic Governance. A Comparison of OECD Guidelines and the UN Global Compact  In S Schirm (Ed.), Public and Private Governance in the World Economy. New Rules for Global Markets (pp. 177-192). New York: Palgrave MacMillan.
Prasad, B.C. (2004). Globalisation, Free Trade and Corporate Citizenship in Pacific Forum Island Countries: How Relevant is the United Nations Global Compact? Journal of Corporate Citizenship, 13, 65-76
Fussler, C. (2004). Responsible Excellence Pays. The Journal of Corporate Citizenship. Retrieve.
Annan, K (Secretary-General). (2004, March 24). Op-Ed piece. Nikkei. Retrieve.


Kline, J. M. (2003). Political Activities by Transnational Corporations: Bright Lines Versus Grey Boundaries. Transnational corporations, 12(1), 2-25.
Whitehouse, L. (2003). Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Citizenship and the Global Compact: A New Approach to Regulating Corporate Social Power? Global Social Policy, 3(3), 299-318
Zammit, A.(2003). Development at Risk: Reconsidering UN-Business Relations. Geneva, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD).
Ruggie, J.G. (2003). The United Nations and Globalization: Patterns and Limits of Institutional Adaptation Global Governance, 9(3),301-321.
Rosas, M.C. (2003). El comercio internacional, a responsibilidad corporative y los derechos humanos. Comercio Exterior, 53, 860-872.
Nunez, G. (2003). La responsibilidad social corporativa en un marco de desarollo sostenible. CEPAL Seria 72: medio ambiente y desarollo. (UN Publication).
Hurd, I. (2003). Labour Standards through International Organisations: The Global Compact in Comparative Perspective. Journal of Corporate Citizenship,. 11, 99-111.
Post, J.E., & Carroll, T.D. (2003). Corporate Citizenship in the Extended Enterprise: How the Global Compact Links Business and Society.
Journal of Corporate Citizenship, 11, 73-84.
Rieth, L.(2003). Deutsche Unternehmen, Soziale Verantwortung und der Global Compact Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Unternehmensethik, 4(3), 372-391.

Kell, G., & Levin, D. (2003). The Global Compact Network: An Historic Experiment in Learning and Action. Business and Society Review, 108(2), 151-181.
Vieira de Mello, S. Former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (2003). “Leader to leader” commentary to Special Edition on Business and Human Rights. New Academy Review, 5. Retrieve.
Nash, P. (2—3, April 17). Global Compact Challenges Firms. China Business Weekly. Retrieve.

Newsmaker: Georg Kell. Interview with Georg Kell by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. (2003).  
Williamson, H. (2003, February 12). Signing Up to Corporate Citizenship. Financial Times.


Petersmann, E.-U. (2002). Time for a United Nations ‘Global Compact’ for Integrating Human Rights into the Law of Worldwide Organizations: Lessons from European Integration. Journal of Environmental Law, 13(3),.621-650(30).
Malby, S.J. (2002). Education and Health: A role for Private Actors in Meeting Human Rights Obligations? The International Journal of Human Rights,. 6(3), 1-36(36).
Hooking, B., & Kelly, D. (2002). Doing the Business: The ICC, the UN and the Global Compact .In: Andrew Fenton Cooper, John English and Ramesh Chandra Thakur (Eds.), Enhancing Global Governance: Towards a New Diplomacy? New York: United Nations University Press.
Brinkmann, J., & Pies, I. (2002).
Global Compact als Beitrag zu Global Governance : Bestandsaufnahme und Entwicklungsperspektiven .Wittenberg Centre for Global Ethics. Discussion Paper No. 03-5.
Hamm, Brigitte (Ed.). (2002). Public-Private Partnership und der Global Compact der Vereinten Nationen. INEF Report No. 62/2002.
Ruggie, J.G. (2002). The Theory and Practice of Learning Networks: Corporate Social Responsibility and the Global Compact. Journal of Corporate Citizenship, 5,. 27-36.
Power, G. (2002). Measures of Engagement in the UN Global Compact's Global Policy Dialogues. Accountability Quarterly. Retrieve.
Donaldson, T. (2002). De-compacting the Global Compact. Paper presented in Denver. Retrieve.
Kell, G., & Levin, D. (2002). The Evolution of the Global Compact Network: An Historic Experiment in Learning and Action in Denver. Retrieve.
Ruggie, J. (2002). Taking Embedded Liberalism Global: The Corporate Connection. Paper submitted to the American Political Science Association. Retrieve.
Leisinger, K.M. (2002). Globalization, minima moralia, and the responsibilities of multinational companies. Retrieve.  

Waddock, S. (2002 April 21-23). Reflections on “Creating the Tipping Point”. Retrieve.


African Women Entrepreneurs Leadership Academy Endores Compact Ghana. (2001 October 16-24). Retrieve.
The High Commissioner Opening Remarks (2001, September 27). Global Compact Dialogue on the Role of the Private Sector in Zones of Conflict, Palais Wilson. Retrieve.
African Enterprises and The Global Compact: Adding Value through Human Relationships. (2001 May 10-12), Tunis. Retrieve.
Banuri, T., & Spanger-Siegfried, E. (2001). The Global Compact and the Human Economy. Journal of Human Development, 2(1), 7-17 (11).
Tapiola, K. (2001). The UN Global Compact and other ILO Instruments. OECD, Annual Report series: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises 2001. Paris and Washington:107-14
Ruggie, J.G. (2001). Global governance.net: the Global Compact as learning network. Global Governance, 7(4), 371-378.
Hughes, S., & Wilkinson, R. (2001). The Global Compact: Promoting Corporate Responsibility? Environmental Politics, 10(1), 155. 


Kell, G., & Tesner, S. (2000). The United Nations and Business: A Partnership Recovered. St. Martin's Press: New York
U.N. Draft Resolution - Embracing Partnership in the Context of Globalization (2000, December 19). Retrieve.
Kell, G. (2000, October 24). Corporate Citizenship: Defining the New Responsibilities. London. Retrieve.
Asia Pacific Employers Conference Endorses Global Compact Singapore, (2000, October 9-10). Retrieve.
Business calls for strengthened United Nations (2000, January 26).


Kell, G., & Ruggie, J.(1999). Global Markets and Social Legitimacy: The Case of the ‘Global Compact’. Paper presented at York University, Toronto, 4-6 November 1999. Retrieve.

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