Milton Friedman stated in his famous article in The New York Times in

1970 that “the social responsibility of business is to increase

profits.”

* Do you agree? If not, do you prefer that multinational

corporations adopt a focus on corporate social responsibility or

sustainability practices?

 Can a company be good at corporate social responsibility but not be

sustainability oriented? Is it possible to focus on sustainability but not

corporate social responsibility?

 Based on reading the Focus on

Managerial Implications section, discuss how much CSR and

sustainability are related and how much the concepts differ from each

other