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LAW5558M
Module Reading List

Corporate Social Responsibility, 2019/20, Semester 1
Dr Colin Mackie
C.Mackie@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Key Reading List:

Carroll, A.B., ‘The Pyramid of CSR: Toward the Moral Management of Organizational Stakeholders’ (1991) 34 Business horizons. 39

McBarnet, D., Voiculescu, A. & Campbell, T., The new corporate accountability : corporate social responsibility and the law, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2007)

Keay, A, The corporate objective, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2011)

Zhao, J., Corporate social responsibility in contemporary China, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2014)

Horrigan, Corporate social responsibility in the 21st century : debates, models and practices across government, law and business ISBN: 9781847208354 (pbk); 9781845429560; 1845429567; 1847208355 (pbk) (Edward Elgar, 2010)

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Primary Reading List:

Carroll, A.B. K.J. Lipatito J.E. Post, Corporate responsibility : the American experience, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2012)

Horrigan, B. Corporate social responsibility in the 21st century : debates, models and practices across government, law and business, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2010)

Milton Friedman, ‘The Social Responsibility of Business is to Increase its Profits (The New York Times Magazine, 13 September, 1970) Available online: http://umich.edu/~thecore/doc/Friedman.pdf

Freeman, R.E., Strategic management : a stakeholder approach, Boston: Pitman (1984)

Winkler, A., ‘Corporate Law or the Law of Business? Stakeholders and Corporate Governance at the End of History’ (2004) 67 Law and Contemporary Problems. 109

Berle, A.A., ‘For Whom Corporate Managers Are Trustees: A Note’ (1932) 45 Harvard Law Review. ISSN: 0017-811X 1365.

Dodd E.M., ‘For Whom Corporate Managers Are Trustees?’ (1932) 45 Harvard Law Review.1145

Stout, ‘Bad and Not-so-Bad Arguments for Shareholder Primacy’ (2001) 75 Southern California Law Review ISSN: 0038-3910 1189.

Lorraine Talbot, ‘Trying to Save the World with Company Law? Some Problems: Trying to Save the World with Company Law?’ (2016) 36 Legal studies. ISSN: 0261-3875 513.

Blair and Stout, ‘A Team Production Theory of Corporate Law’ (1999) 85 Virginia Law Review. ISSN: 0042-6601 248.

Ho, V., Is section 172 of the Companies Act 2006 the guidance for CSR? (2010) 31 Company lawyer. 207

Zhao, J., ‘Improving the Disadvantaged Position of Unsecured Creditors through Law and Corporate Social Responsibility’, (2013) Journal of Business Law. 868 (with Wen, S.),

Zhao, J., ‘The Curious Case of Shareholder Primacy Norm: Calling for a More Realistic Theory’, (2012) 15 International trade and business law review 1

Zhao J “The curious case of stakeholder theory: calling for a more realistic theory” (2014) International trade and business law review 1.

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Additional Reading List:

Kiarie, At crossroads: shareholder value, stakeholder value and enlightened shareholder value: Which road should the United Kingdom take? (2006) 17(11) International company and commercial law review. 329

Pedamon, Corporate social responsibility: a new approach to promoting integrity and responsibility (2010) 31(6) Company lawyer. 172-180

Linklater, L, Promoting Success: The Companies Act 2006 (2007) 28 Company lawyer. 129

Kiarie, S. “At crossroads: shareholder value, stakeholder value and enlightened shareholder value: Which road should the United Kingdom take?” (2006) 17(11) International company and commercial law review. 329

Wynn-Evans, C. “The Companies Act 2006 and the interests of employees” (2007) 36 Industrial Law Journal.. 188

Loughrey, J., Keay, A. and Cerioni, “Legal Practitioners, Enlightened Shareholder Value and the Shaping of Corporate Governance” (2008) 8 Journal of corporate law studies. 79

Griffin, S., “The regulation of directors under the Companies Act 2006” (2008) 224 Company law newsletter. 1-4

Alcock, A., “An accidental change to director’s duties”, (2009) 30 Company lawyer. 362

Arora, A. ‘The corporate governance failings in financial institutions and directors’ legal liability’ (2011) 32Company lawyer. 3;

Aherne, D. “Nominee directors’ duty to promote the success of the company: commercial pragmatism and legal orthodoxy” (2011) 127 The law quarterly review. 118.

This list was last updated on 03/10/2018