The Linkages between Corporate Social Performance and Research and Development: Evidence from Fortune Firms
The main objective of this paper was to investigate the relationship between Corporate Social
Performance (CSP) and Research and Development (R&D) of Fortune top ranking companies of
India. The study found the normality of Corporate Social Performance and Research and
Development. In addition, this study found that there was significant relationship between CSP and R
&D. This study would contribute to the literature on corporate social performance, especially on
studies that explore the determinants of CSP ratings.