The Five Forces Framework Reinforces the Important Point That All
The five forces framework reinforces the important point that all industries are equal in terms of their exposure to CSR challenges.
There is no conclusive evidence of a direct, positive link between CSR and economic performance, such as profits and shareholder returns.
Reactive Strategy often involves an "out of sight, out of mind" mentality.
Although framed in a domestic versus overseas context, the heart of this debate boils down to the foundational thorny point that frustrates CSR advocates: In a capitalist society, the shareholders-otherwise known as capitalists-are the ones who matter at the end of the day.