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Analysis the Corporate Social Responsibility of Construction Industry and its Impact on Hong Kong Background The earth overshoot day had early occurred in 1 Aug 2018 which earliest earth overshoot day since the world went into ecological overshoot in the 1970s, according to Global Footprint Network (GFN) that using nature resource 1.7 times faster than our planet's recover which more people and companies had paid attention and improved in the environment, but the improving process of environment is not just the responsibility and task of the government and environmental groups which everyone in the community is duty-bound. (Mr Edward Yau, 2007) Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a development of the business fulfill that integrates sustainability into the company's business model which had a positive impact on social, economic and environmental factors (Skye Schooley, 2019) that can increase the positive image to the public for company as being socially conscious (Business News Daily, 2019) which improving company image, building own brand and motivating you as a business owner through by CSR (Katie Schmidt, 2019). Also, CSR can transform the business model to a new form of capitalism that more consciously works for the common good instead of depending solely on the ‘invisible hand’ to generate positive results for society (Reson, 2005) The environment was one bottle line of corporate social responsibility (CSR) element which affect the company's performance and public image that
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qualification CSR will improve the company's value and help the companies in the long run. According to World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), CSR should continuing commitment by business to improve the ethically and contribute to economic development and raise the quality of life in local and global level which sustainability development are important for the continual ongoing. Since the construction industry used mass of natural resources that the process will create different problems (pollution and society) and construction process will further pollute (greenhouse gas emissions, carbon emission) which affect the environment and ecosystem that create a vicious circle. Moreover, construction process frequently occurred industrial accident since the activities generally labour intensive, which making construction a less healthy and safe undertaking for construction workers (Close and Loosemore, 2014; Jiang and Wong, 2016) that a qualification CSR can help the business become successes since the system build up the role for the company. Aims To assess the importance of CSR disclosure in the construction industry on the different level of stakeholder and the impact of Hong Kong different aspect thought by quantitative study research.
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