Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Factor That Impacts the Capability Development and Sustainable Income of the Rural Development Programme in Malaysia

Buy Article:

$106.51 + tax (Refund Policy)

The aim of the study has been to identify the main factor that could influence the capability development, which would eventually lead to the sustainable income, of the corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices in Malaysia. Based on the review of the literature, the study has proposed social capital as the main factor that impacts the capability development and the sustainable income, from the sustainable CSR practices implemented by the companies. This can add to the knowledge of the importance of an effective CSR programme that may lead to a better opportunity for the deprived people to develop their capabilities and increase their standard of living. Drawing on the underlying philosophies of the social capital theory, the study has developed a research proposition on the effects of social capital on the capability development and sustainable income for future research to be carried out through the survey with a large dataset. This study is expected to benefit the new and current research especially in bridging the knowledge gap of the business–community relations in CSR.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: Capability Development; Corporate Social Responsibility; Programme; Social Capital; Sustainable Income

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Graduate School of Business, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800, Penang, Malaysia 2: Faculty of Business and Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 08400 Merbok, Kedah, Malaysia

Publication date: November 1, 2017

More about this publication?
  • ADVANCED SCIENCE LETTERS is an international peer-reviewed journal with a very wide-ranging coverage, consolidates research activities in all areas of (1) Physical Sciences, (2) Biological Sciences, (3) Mathematical Sciences, (4) Engineering, (5) Computer and Information Sciences, and (6) Geosciences to publish original short communications, full research papers and timely brief (mini) reviews with authors photo and biography encompassing the basic and applied research and current developments in educational aspects of these scientific areas.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more