Multilateral Influences on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises [E-Book] / Kathryn Gordon and Clelia Mitidieri
Gordon, Kathryn.
Mitidieri, Clelia.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2005
15 p. ; 21 x 29.7cm.
OECD Working Papers on International Investment ; 2005/02
Finance and Investment
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The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (the "Guidelines") are one of many intergovernmental instruments that seek to promote economic, social and environmental progress. The OECD Guidelines do this by establishing concepts and principles for responsible business conduct that help "to ensure that the operation of [multinational enterprises] is in harmony with government policies, to strengthen the basis of mutual confidence between enterprises and the societies in which they operate, to help improve the foreign investment climate and to enhance the contribution to sustainable development...