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Title:
COMPANY CHARACTERISTICS INFLUENCING WEB- BASED ENVIRONMENT DISCLOSURE- AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF SELECTED INDIAN MANUFACTURING COMPANIES

Authors:
Minie Bhalla, Dr. Inderpal Singh

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1Minie Bhalla, 2Dr. Inderpal Singh
1Research scholar, IKG, PTU, Jalandhar
2Associate Professor & Dean Research, Department of Management, KCLIMT, Jalandhar

MLA 8
Bhalla, Minie, and Inderpal Singh. "COMPANY CHARACTERISTICS INFLUENCING WEB- BASED ENVIRONMENT DISCLOSURE- AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF SELECTED INDIAN MANUFACTURING COMPANIES." Int. j. of Social Science and Economic Research, vol. 3, no. 1, Jan. 2018, pp. 200-217, ijsser.org/more2018.php?id=15. Accessed 2018.
APA
Bhalla, M., & Singh, I. (2018, January). COMPANY CHARACTERISTICS INFLUENCING WEB- BASED ENVIRONMENT DISCLOSURE- AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF SELECTED INDIAN MANUFACTURING COMPANIES. Int. j. of Social Science and Economic Research, 3(1), 200-217. Retrieved from ijsser.org/more2018.php?id=15
Chicago
Bhalla, Minie, and Inderpal Singh. "COMPANY CHARACTERISTICS INFLUENCING WEB- BASED ENVIRONMENT DISCLOSURE- AN EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF SELECTED INDIAN MANUFACTURING COMPANIES." Int. j. of Social Science and Economic Research 3, no. 1 (January 2018), 200-217. Accessed , 2018. ijsser.org/more2018.php?id=15.

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Abstract:
The basic purpose of this paper is to determine the effect of company characteristics on environmental disclosure on the websites of the selected manufacturing companies listed on BSE for the financial years 2011-12 to 2015-16. The sample consists of 61 companies of different manufacturing industries. The relationship between company characteristics and the environmental disclosure on the websites has been investigated by multiple regression technique. The results of the study specify that characteristics like age of the company, size of the company and leverage are statistically significant and are positively associated with the environmental disclosure on the websites by the manufacturing companies. On the contrary, ISO 14001 certification, profitability and industry type are statistically insignificant and do not influence the web environmental disclosure by the companies.