The master thesis The influence of corporate social responsibility on business performance of companies, analyses the concept of corporate social responsibility, which represents one of the mechanisms, how to improve business performance of the company. It enables companies to become more successful on the market, by taking into account the interests of stakeholders and through space integration. Although the concept of corporate social responsibility carries in general a positive connotation, the thesis points out some negative aspects that are linked to the current concept. The master thesis is divided into three parts.
In the first part, in order to understand the issue that arises, the term of corporate social responsibility and other crucial terms related to it, are clarified. In the second part, the economic effects of the previously mentioned concept are presented. In the final part of the master thesis, the emphasises are on legal aspects of corporate social responsibility, especially on legal regulation of corporate social responsibility, its influences on business performance of companies and the issues related to current regulation. It is also clarified what are the problems of business case scenario and finally the thesis suggests how to solve all the issues that are pointed out throughout the thesis.