Sustainability practices and corporate performance: A case of Malaysia companies

Isa, Anuar (2012) Sustainability practices and corporate performance: A case of Malaysia companies. Masters thesis, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

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    Abstract

    Kajian ini dijalankan adalah bagi mengkaji tahap dan faktor yang mendorong kepada amalan kelestarian yang dijalankan oleh syarikat-syarikat senaraian awam di Bursa Malaysia serta melihat perhubungan amalan tersebut dengan prestasi syarikat. Sebanyak seratus syarikat dipilih berdasarkan kepada modal pasaran daripada laman sesawang Bursa Malaysia. Laporan tahunan syarikat tahun 201 0 digunakan bagi mengkaji hubungan di an tara amalan kelestarian melalui laporan kelestarian dengan prestasi syarikat. Laporan tahunan syarikat dikaji menggunakan teknik indeks pendedahan dimana setiap pendedahan amalan kelestarian syarikat ditandakan dengan satu dan bagi sebaliknya ditandakan dengan kosong. Kajian ini dilakukan berdasarkan teori pihak berkepentingan yang menggunakan beberapa kreteria seperti tahap kepuasan pihak berkepentingan dalam amalan kelestarian yang dilaporkan dalam laporan tahunan syarikat dengan melihat kepada hubungannya dengan prestasi syarikat. Data dianalisa melalui ujian defkriptif, regrasi dan korelasi. This study investigates the extent of sustainability disclosure and also the factors of sustainable practices among Malaysian Public Listed companies on Bursa Malaysia as well as the relationship between sustainability practices and company performance. One hundred companies were selected based on market capitalization of Bursa Malaysia website. The company's annual report in 2010 used to examine the relationship between the practices of sustainability through sustainability reports and performance of the company. Disclosure index study conducted to investigate sustainability activities disclose in sustainability report. Based on criteria in disclosure index each activity disclose marked as a one and otherwise marked as a zero. This study based on stakeholder theory, using several criteria such as level of satisfaction of stakeholders in sustainability practices, this study aims to investigate the relationship between sustainability report and company performance. Data were analyzed through descriptive test, regression test and correlation test.

    Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5001-6182 Business
    Divisions: Pusat Pengajian Siswazah Perniagaan (Graduate School of Business)
    Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
    Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2017 15:43
    Last Modified: 04 Jul 2017 15:43
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/35324

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