Sustainability measures: a stakeholder focus beyond shareholders, Dr. Carol-Ann Sirsly
Dr. Carol-Ann Tetrault Sirsly
Eric Sprott School of Business
Carleton University, Ottawa
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to provoke a reflection on how sustainability may be measured to predict future performance to inform diverse stakeholders in their assessment of organizations.
Findings: Propositions have been developed for considerations in elaborating future measures.
Originality/value: A rigorous examination of the pertinence of current sustainability measures and assumptions has been carried out to provide a foundation for the future development of forward-looking sustainability measures. Integration of stakeholder management capabilities and environmental, social and governance measures to support sustainable business development strategies.
Keywords: Corporate governance; Sustainability; Ethics; Values; Social responsibility; Management.
Citation: Tetrault Sirsly, C.-A. (2015), "Sustainability measures: a stakeholder focus beyond shareholders", World Journal of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development, Vol. 11 No. 1, pp. 17-31. https://doi.org/10.1108/WJEMSD-07-2014-0019