Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society

Volume 27, 2016

Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Annual Meeting

Nabil Daoudi, Craig P. Dunn
Pages 43-57

Disbanding The Dark Side of Organizations
Towards an Understanding of Corporate Social Irresponsibility in the MENA region

The discussion of corporate social responsibility (CSR) has tended to overlook corporate social irresponsibility (CSI) in global markets. This is particularly the case for discussions of the Arab world in which institutional elements such as wasta (to be defined later) and fatalism play a key role in both the conception and outcomes of CSI.