Each month, NBS compiles the latest research on management and sustainability by scanning the tables of contents of academic journals. Journals we draw from include the Financial Times Top 50 list as well as sustainability-focused publications.
Research for April 2018
Academy of Management Discoveries
Protesting Corruption on Twitter: Is It a Bot or Is It a Person? Carolina Alves De Lima Salge, Elena Karahanna.
Pitching for Social Change: Toward a Relational Approach to Selling and Buying Social Issues . Christopher Wickert, Frank G. A. de Bakker .
Academy of Management Learning and Education
Repairing Leaks in the Pipeline: A Social Closure Perspective on Underrepresented Racial/Ethnic Minority Recruitment and Retention in Business Schools. Ishva Minefee, Verónica Caridad Rabelo, Oscar Jerome C. Stewart, IV, Nicole C. Jones Young .
Does Leadership Development Need to Care About Neuro-Ethics? Dirk Lindebaum, Ismael Al-Amoudi, Virginia L. Brown .
Academy of Management Perspectives
Rethinking the Commercialization of Public Science: From Entrepreneurial Outcomes to Societal Impacts . Riccardo Fini, Einar Rasmussen, Donald Siegel, Johan Wiklund .
Accounting, Organizations and Society
Professional repositioning during times of institutional change: The case of tax practitioners and changing moral boundaries. Vaughan S. Radcliffe, Crawford Spence, Mitchell Stein, Brett Wilkinson.
Beyond Diversity: A Tale of Faultlines and Frictions in the Board of Directors . Mathijs Van Peteghem, Liesbeth Bruynseels and Ann Gaeremynck .
Business and Society
Does Corporate Philanthropy Increase Firm Value? The Moderating Role of Corporate Governance. Weichieh Su, Steve Sauerwald.
Networked CSR Governance: A Whole Network Approach to Meta-Governance. Laura Albareda, Sandra Waddock.
Responses to the Discovery of Unethical Acts: An Organizational Identity and Reputation Perspective. Mahendra Joshi, Marie McKendall.
Business Ethics Quarterly
Which Firms Get Punished for Unethical Behavior? Explaining Variation in Stock Market Reactions to Corporate Misconduct. Edward J. Carberry, Peter-Jan Engelen, Marc Van Essen.
Can Microfinance Work? How to Improve Its Ethical Balance and Effectiveness. Lesley Sherratt, Marek Hudon.
Beyond brokering: Sourcing agents, boundary work and working conditions in global supply chains. Vivek Soundararajan, Zaheer Khan, Shlomo Yedidia Tarba.
The role of intermediaries in governance of global production networks: Restructuring work relations in Pakistan’s apparel industry. Kamal Munir, Muhammad Ayaz, David L Levy, Hugh Willmott.
Mind the gap: Grass roots ‘brokering’ to improve labour standards in global supply chains. Sarah J Kaine, Emmanuel Josserand.
Human Resource Management
Sovereign wealth funds, productivity and people: The impact of Norwegian Government Pension Fund‐Global investments in the United Kingdom . Marc Goergen, Noel O’Sullivan, Geoffrey Wood, Marijana Baric .
Journal of Business Ethics
A Paradox Perspective on Corporate Sustainability: Descriptive, Instrumental, and Normative Aspects . Tobias Hahn, Frank Figge, Jonatan Pinkse, Lutz Preuss.
‘Activists in a Suit’: Paradoxes and Metaphors in Sustainability Managers’ Identity Work. Luca Carollo, Marco Guerci .
How Hybrids Manage Growth and Social–Business Tensions in Global Supply Chains: The Case of Impact Sourcing . Chacko G. Kannothra, Stephan Manning, Nardia Haigh.
Unsustainability of Sustainability: Cognitive Frames and Tensions in Bottom of the Pyramid Projects . Garima Sharma, Anand Kumar Jaiswal.
Managing Corporate Sustainability with a Paradoxical Lens: Lessons from Strategic Agility. Sarah Birrell Ivory, Simon Bentley Brooks .
Antecedents of Adopting Corporate Environmental Responsibility and Green Practices . Jung Wan Lee, Young Min Kim, Young Ei Kim .
Anti-consumption for Environmental Sustainability: Conceptualization, Review, and Multilevel Research Directions . Nieves García-de-Frutos, José Manuel Ortega-Egea.
Sustainability in the Face of Institutional Adversity: Market Turbulence, Network Embeddedness, and Innovative Orientation. Dirk De Clercq, Narongsak Thongpapanl, Maxim Voronov.
Family Firms’ Corporate Social Performance: A Calculated Quest for Socioemotional Wealth. Réal Labelle, Taïeb Hafsi, Claude Francoeur, Walid Ben Amar.
A Bi-Directional Examination of the Relationship Between Corporate Social Responsibility Ratings and Company Financial Performance in the European Context. Bertrand P. Quéré, Geneviève Nouyrigat, C. Richard Baker .
Does Corporate Social Responsibility Affect Information Asymmetry? Jinhua Cui, Hoje Jo, Haejung Na.
Cognitive Processes in the CSR Decision-Making Process: A Sensemaking Perspective . Ulf H. Richter, Felix F. Arndt .
CSR Strategies in Response to Competitive Pressures. Marion Dupire, Bouchra M’Zali.
“Teaching the Sushi Chef”: Hybridization Work and CSR Integration in a Japanese Multinational Company. Aurélien Acquier, Valentina Carbone, Valérie Moatti .
Corporate Social Responsibility and Investment Efficiency . Mohammed Benlemlih, Mohammad Bitar .
Firm-Level Determinants of Political CSR in Emerging Economies: Evidence from India . Vikrant Shirodkar, Eshani Beddewela, Ulf Henning Richter.
International Marketing Ethics: A Literature Review and Research Agenda . Rajshekhar G. Javalgi, La Toya M. Russell .
How does the Perceived Ethicality of Corporate Services Brands Influence Loyalty and Positive Word-of-Mouth? Analyzing the Roles of Empathy, Affective Commitment, and Perceived Quality . Stefan Markovic, Oriol Iglesias, Jatinder Jit Singh.
Trade Unions and the Whistleblowing Process in the UK: An Opportunity for Strategic Expansion? David Lewis, Wim Vandekerckhove .
Corruption, Types of Corruption and Firm Financial Performance: New Evidence from a Transitional Economy . Huong Van Vu, Tuyen Quang Tran, Tuan Van Nguyen, Steven Lim .
What Drives Substantive Versus Symbolic Implementation of ISO 14001 in a Time of Economic Crisis? Insights from Greek Manufacturing Companies . Konstantinos Iatridis, Effie Kesidou.
Monetary Intelligence and Behavioral Economics: The Enron Effect—Love of Money, Corporate Ethical Values, Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), and Dishonesty Across 31 Geopolitical Entities. Thomas Li-Ping Tang, Toto Sutarso, Mahfooz A. Ansari .
Journal of Business Venturing
Imprinting with purpose: Prosocial opportunities and B Corp certification. Peter W. Moroz, Oana Branzei, Simon C. Parker, Edward N. Gamble .
Positively deviant: Identity work through B Corporation certification. Matthew G. Grimes, Joel Gehman, Ke Cao .
The double-edged sword of purpose-driven behavior in sustainable venturing . Pablo Muñoz, Gabriella Cacciotti, Boyd Cohen .
Category membership, identity control, and the reevaluation of prosocial opportunities. Michael Conger, Jeffery S. McMullen, Brian J. Bergman, Jeffrey G. York .
A configural framework of practice change for B corporations.Garima Sharma, ‘Alim J. Beveridge, Nardia Haigh .
A longitudinal comparison of capital structure between young for-profit social and commercial enterprises. Ana Cristina O. Siqueira, Nadja Guenster, Tom Vanacker, Saskia Crucke .
Journal of Consumer Marketing
Does impact of price endings differ for the non-green and green products? Role of product categories and price levels. Avinash Tripathi, Neeraj Pandey.
Will ‘doing right’ lead to ‘doing well’? An examination of green behavior. Anupama Sukhu, Robert Scharff.
Understanding ethical consumers: willingness-to-pay by moral cause . Kendall Cox Park.
Journal of Consumer Psychology
Consumer Wisdom: A Theoretical Framework of Five Integrated Facets. Michael G. Luchs, David G. Mick .
Journal of Industrial Ecology
Toward Estimating Displaced Primary Production from Recycling: A Case Study of U.S. Aluminum . Trevor Zink, Roland Geyer, Richard Startz .
Geostrategic Supply Risk and Economic Importance as Drivers for Implementation of Industrial Ecology Measures in a Nitrogen Fertilizer Production Company . Milda Malinauskienė, Irina Kliopova, Christoph Hugi, Jurgis Kazimieras Staniškis .
Journal of Management
To Say or Not to Say: Different Strategies of Acknowledging a Visible Disability . Brent J. Lyons, Larry R. Martinez, Enrica N. Ruggs, Michelle R. Hebl, Ann Marie Ryan, Katherine R. O’Brien, Adam Roebuck .
Corporate Political Activity and Regulatory Capture: How Some Companies Blunt the Knife of Socially Oriented Investor Activism .Michael Hadani, Jonathan P. Doh, Marguerite A. Schneider.
Journal of Marketing Research
Making Warnings About Misleading Advertising and Product Recalls More Effective: An Implicit Attitude Perspective . Olivier Trendel, Marc Mazodier and Kathleen D. Vohs.
Journal of Operations Management
Socially responsible supply chains in emerging markets: Some research opportunities . Christopher S. Tang .
Unfair Pay and Health . Armin Falk, Fabian Kosse, Ingo Menrath, Pablo E. Verde, Johannes Siegrist .
Socially and Environmentally Responsible Value Chain Innovations: New Operations Management Research Opportunities . Hau L. Lee, Christopher S. Tang.
Collaborative Consumption: Strategic and Economic Implications of Product Sharing . Baojun Jiang, Lin Tian.
Making the Numbers? “Short Termism” and the Puzzle of Only Occasional Disaster . Hazhir Rahmandad, Rebecca Henderson, Nelson P. Repenning.
Overcoming Salience Bias: How Real-Time Feedback Fosters Resource Conservation . Verena Tiefenbeck, Lorenz Goette, Kathrin Degen, Vojkan Tasic, Elgar Fleisch, Rafael Lalive, Thorsten Staake .
Sloan Management Review
Focusing on What 90% of Businesses Do Now Is a Big Mistake.Andrew Winston.
Six Reasons Why Companies Should Start Sharing Their Long-Term Thinking With Investors . Tim Youmans and Brian Tomlinson .
Business Needs a Safety Net . David Kiron and Gregory Unruh .
The Five Steps All Leaders Must Take in the Age of Uncertainty .Martin Reeves et al.
Why Companies Should Report Financial Risks From Climate Change . Robert G. Eccles and Michael P. Krzus.
Strategic Management Journal
Do investors actually value sustainability? New evidence from investor reactions to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). Olga Hawn, Aaron K. Chatterji, Will Mitchell.
Taking a hit to save the world? Employee participation in a corporate social initiative. Christiane Bode, Jasjit Singh.