Knowledge@Wharton - Does the Good Outweigh the Bad? Sizing Up 'Selective' Corporate Social Responsibility
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The collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh in April that killed more than 1,100 workers in one of the worst industrial disasters in history exposed the unsafe working conditions that garment workers - many of them women - endure across the developing world. The tragedy also revealed the inconsistencies of some companies with respect to corporate social responsibility (CSR).