The Effect of Management Innovation on the Relationship between Corporate Social Responsibility and Financial Performance

국내 제조기업의 경영혁신이 사회적책임활동과 재무성과간의 관계에 미치는 영향

  • Oh, Sang-Hoon (Dept. of Convergence Industry, Seoul Venture University) ;
  • Park, Hyeon-Suk (Dept. of Convergence Industry, Seoul Venture University)
  • 오상훈 (서울벤처대학원대학교 융합산업학과) ;
  • 박현숙 (서울벤처대학원대학교 융합산업학과)
  • Received : 2018.05.11
  • Accepted : 2018.06.20
  • Published : 2018.06.28


The purpose of this study is to present the direction of CSR activities for sustainable management by analyzing the mediating effect of management innovation on the relationship between corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities and financial performance. In order to verify the research hypothesis, the results of the questionnaire of 517 employees of domestic manufacturing companies were obtained and analyzed using SPSS 18.0 and AMOS 20.0. First, CSR activities have a positive effect on management innovation. Second, management innovation and financial performance showed a positive relationship. Third, we confirmed the mediating effect of management innovation on CSR activities and financial performance. Lastly, we can confirm only the partial control effect according to the size of company in the relation of CSR activity and management innovation. It is necessary to establish systematic theories between CSR activities and financial performance through further analysis of various parameters in the future.


Sustainable Management;CSR;Management Innovation;Financial Performance;Manufacturing Firm


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