Chapter | CSR Index | 2011

Accelerating the Adoption of Integrated Reporting

by Robert G. Eccles and George Serafeim


This chapter describes the concept of integrated reporting, provides a brief history of its development, reviews the current state of practice, presents a strategy for institutional change that will accelerate the adoption of integrated reporting in order to meet the five-year objective, and concludes with a call to the reader to do whatever he or she can to speed the adoption of integrated reporting.

Keywords: Integrated Corporate Reporting; Business History; Organizational Change and Adaptation; Practice; Adoption;


Eccles, Robert G., and George Serafeim. "Accelerating the Adoption of Integrated Reporting." Chap. 2.2 in CSR Index, edited by Francesco de Leo and Matthias Vollbracht, 70–92. InnoVatio Publishing Ltd., 2011.