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Driving Public Sector Environmental Reporting: The Disclosure Practices of Australian Commonwealth Departments

Lodhia, Sumit; Jacobs, Kerry; Park, Yoon Jin


This article analyses environmental reporting practices within public sector entities. It explores the type and extent of environmental disclosures by all 19 Australian Commonwealth Departments in annual reports and sustainability reports, through a legitimacy approach and a content analysis instrument based on the global reporting initiative (GRI). The findings of this research indicate that there is relatively little difference in the reporting practices of departments with legitimacy drivers...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Public Management Review
DOI: 10.1080/14719037.2011.642565


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