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dc.contributor.authorClement, A
dc.contributor.authorAdibo
dc.contributor.authorTackie, G
dc.date.accessioned2019-08-07T11:34:32Z
dc.date.available2019-08-07T11:34:32Z
dc.date.issued2017
dc.identifier.citationArthur, C.L., Adibo, G., and Tackie, G. (2017). 'Corporate Social Responsibility and Performance: A Case Study of Mining Companies in Ghana', 8(20), pp. 48-57.
dc.identifier.issn22221700
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10545/624080
dc.description.abstractCorporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become very important in recent years, especially its impact on business operations. Using mining companies in Ghana as a case study, this study investigates the extent to which CSR activities engaged by companies relate to their performance.Content analysis is used in measuring the CSR activities of mining companies in Ghana. The study reveals a positive relationship between return on equity and all the CSR variables(environmental management systems, employee relations and community performance). Net profit margin relates positively with CSR activities such as environmental management system and employee relations whilst return on asset was found to have a positive relationship with only oneemployee relations. Mining companies should be engaged in CSR activities that positively impact on financial performance since this eventually translate into creating value for host communities.
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherInternational Knowledge Sharing Platform
dc.relation.urlhttps://iiste.org/Journals/index.php/JEDS/article/view/39309
dc.titleCorporate social responsibility and performance: A case study of mining companies in Ghana
dc.typeArticle
dc.identifier.eissn22222855
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Cape Coast
dc.identifier.journalJournal of Economics and Sustainable Development
refterms.dateFOA2019-08-07T11:36:18Z


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