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Input and output legitimacies in multi-stakeholder initiatives

Mena, S. & Palazzo, G. (2010). Input and output legitimacies in multi-stakeholder initiatives. Academy of Management Proceedings, 2010, pp. 1-6. doi: 10.5465/AMBPP.2010.54484717


This conceptual paper examines the democratic legitimacy of multi-stakeholder initiatives, global regulatory mechanisms involving corporations and civil society to solve public problems. It identifies three driving factors of input legitimacy (rule credibility) and three driving factors of output legitimacy (rule effectiveness) and examines their interplay.

Publication Type: Article
Publisher Keywords: illegitimacy, stockholders, civil society, social problems, social responsibility of business, social contract
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Departments: Bayes Business School > Management
[thumbnail of ManuscriptBPP_final_version.pdf] Text - Accepted Version
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