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Aya Safwat

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Name : Aya Safwat
Title: Assistant Lecturer
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Personal Info: Assistant Lecturer of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Future University in Egypt. She is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Economics and Political Science (FEPS), Cairo University. In 2012, she received a Master's degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University in 2012. Her thesis was on "Corporate Social Responsibility and Its Role in Sustainable Development: Case Studies and Lessons Learned". She earned her B.Sc. in Economics and minor in Public Administration with Honors, Faculty of Economics and Political Science (FEPS), English Section, Cairo University in 2008. View More...

Education

Certificate Major University Year
Masters Economics Cairo University 2012
Bachelor Economics- Minor: Public Administration Cairo University 2008

Researches /Publications

Corporate Social Responsibility: Rewriting the Relationship between Business and Society - 01/0

Aya Mohamed Safwat Saleh ahmed

01/01/2015

The relationship between business and society has witnessed a dramatic change in the past few years. Globalization, ethical consumerism, environmental concerns, strict government regulations, and growing strength of the civil society, are all factors that forced businesses to reconsider their role in society; accordingly there has been a surge of notions that tries to explain this new complex relation between business and society. This paper aims at accentuating this evolving relation by focusing on the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR). It differentiates between CSR and other related concepts such as business ethics and corporate philanthropy. It analyzes the different arguments in the CSR debate, pinpoints mechanisms adopted by businesses in carrying out their social responsibilities, and concludes with the link between corporate social responsibility and sustainable development.

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Corporate Social Responsibility and Its Role in Sustainable Development: Case Studies and Lessons Learned - 01/0

Aya Mohamed Safwat Saleh ahmed

01/01/2012

The research studies Corporate Social Responsibility and its evolution as an academic concept through reviewing the literature, highlighting the different theories of CSR and their different arguments, especially those theories explaining why business engage in development. It further analyzes how the concept can be utilized in developing countries to assist in the process of sustainable development especially in Egypt; through analyzing two empirical case studies of emerging economies experiences (Brazil and India).

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