author = "Benites Lazaro, Lira Luz and Gremaud, P. A. and Benites, L. A.",
          affiliation = "{Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE)} and 
                         {Universidade de S{\~a}o Paulo (USP)} and {University of Santiago 
                         Ant{\'u}nez de Mayolo}",
                title = "Business responsibility regarding climate change in Latin America: 
                         an empirical analysis from Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) 
                         project developers",
              journal = "The Extractive Industries And Society",
                 year = "2018",
               volume = "5",
               number = "2",
                pages = "297--306",
             keywords = "Climate change, Business response, Corporate Social Responsibility 
                         (CSR), Latin America, Clean Development Mechanism, (CDM) Paris 
                         Agreement, Likert scale.",
             abstract = "From a business perspective, climate change mitigation offers 
                         certain opportunities that drive the market for new business, and 
                         presents an opportunity to engage in Corporate Social 
                         Responsibility (CSR). In this study, we examine the motivation for 
                         companies in Latin America to implement Clean Development 
                         Mechanism (CDM) projects, whether CDM encourages the adoption of 
                         CSR practices, and the benefits companies gain from adopting such 
                         practices. The data are taken from a survey of project developer 
                         companies in Brazil, Mexico and Peru. The results show that 
                         government influence and/or incentives have been very low. The 
                         benefits of participating in such projects include being viewed as 
                         industry leaders in the country and improving corporate 
                  doi = "10.1016/j.exis.2018.02.011",
                  url = "http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.exis.2018.02.011",
                 issn = "2214-790X",
                label = "lattes: 4648134943131346 1 BenitesLazaroGremBeni:2018:EmAnCl",
             language = "pt",
           targetfile = "benites_business.pdf",
                  url = "https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214790X17302496",
        urlaccessdate = "27 nov. 2020"