Chief of staff at the OECD argues improved governance forms part of the answer to rising inequality and a full recovery from the financial crisis.
Companies must contribute to the societies that support them, according to the chief of staff at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
Gabriela Ramos, also an adviser to the G20, was writing for German newspaper Handelsblatt and said that governance forms part of the effort to tackle rising levels of global inequality.
"We must see to it that companies behave [responsibly] and respect standards of human rights, industrial health and safety, and environment, and contribute to the society that supports them.
"The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises offer such a standard that enables civil socie
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