About the show
Noshua Watson, Research Fellow in the Globalisation team at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), speaks on Perspectives on Business Strategy and Development 19 October 2010
Noshua Watson discussed the different motivations for corporate engagement with development and levers of influence on corporate decision making in this respect. These motivations explain some of the different forms that business strategies take with respect to development, such as corporate social responsibility, social entrepreneurship and fair trade. The presentation included a discussion about the issues in selecting a corporate engagement strategy and evaluating the impact of business on development.
This event forms part of the 'Changing Perceptions of Business and Development' seminar series, hosted by IDS' Globalisation Team.