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Users guide to the information system on transnational corporations

Centre on Transnational Corporations (United Nations)

Users guide to the information system on transnational corporations

a technical paper

by Centre on Transnational Corporations (United Nations)

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information storage and retrieval systems -- International business enterprises.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementUnited Nations Centre on Transnational Corporations.
    Series[Document] - United Nations ;, ST/CTC/13
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A2 ST/CTC/13
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4151789M
    LC Control Number80131497

    This comprehensive textbook deals with the basic concepts relating to transnational companies and their activities. Specific chapters deal with a broad range of authors and theories, and the latter part of the text deals with methodological issues.   Transnational corporations and other business enterprises shall carry out their activities in accordance with national laws, regulations, administrative practices, and policies relating to the preservation of the environment of the countries in which they operate as well as in accordance with relevant international agreements, principles.

    Corporations and Citizenship serves as a corrective by employing the concept of citizenship in order to make sense of the political dimensions of corporations. Citizenship offers a way of thinking about roles and responsibilities among members of polities and between these . Research Handbook on Transnational Corporations. / de Jonge, Alice; Tomasic, Roman. Cheltenham UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, p. (Research Handbooks on Globalisation and the Law). Research output: Book/Report › Edited Book › Other › peer-review.

    The United Nations has a long, yet inconsistent, record of dealing with transnational corpora-tions (TNCs).1 In the G initiated the establishment of the Commission on Transna-tional Corporations (CTC) by the ECOSOC to draft a convention for international controls of TNCs.   Extract. At the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SSRG)’s regional consultation on the issue of business and human rights held in New Delhi, February ,1 I stood up and asked what would happen if TNCs could sit down at the same table as states when human rights and environmental instruments were negotiated.


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[Centre on Transnational Corporations (United Nations)]. This book brings together papers written by representatives from UN agencies and academics who take a fresh look at the expanding role of transnational corporations and foreign direct investment in the world economy.

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