NBS’s monthly compilation of the latest business sustainability research prioritizes in-press articles, in order to highlight cutting-edge knowledge. The list draws from Financial Times Top 50 journals and other publications.
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Research for August 2019
Academy of Management Journal
Microfoundations of Corporate Social Responsibility and Irresponsibility. Catherine T Shea, Olga Hawn.
Where the Heart Functions Best: Reactive-Affective Conflict and the Disruptive Work of Animal Rights Organizations. Lee C. Jarvis, Elizabeth Goodrick, Bryant Ashley Hudson.
Bringing ‘Together’: Emotions and Power in Organizational Responses to Institutional Complexity. Linda Jakob-Sadeh, Tammar B. Zilber.
Between Legitimacy and Efficiency: An Institutional Theory of Corporate Giving. Young-Chul Jeong, Tai-Young Kim.
Academy of Management Perspectives
Urban Farmers and Cowboy Coders: Re-Imagining Rural Venturing in the 21st Century. Richard A. Hunt, David Townsend, Steffen Korsgaard, Alexis Naar.
Civic Wealth Creation: A New View of Stakeholder Engagement and Societal Impact. Tom Lumpkin, Sophie Bacq.
A Framework for Exploring the Degree of Hybridity in Social Entrepreneurship. Dean Andrew Shepherd, Trenton A Williams, Eric Yanfei Zhao.
Clarifying The Sharing Economy: Conceptualization, Typology, Antecedents, And Effects. Oksana Gerwe, Rosario Silva.
Adapting To Grand Environmental Challenges Through Collective Entrepreneurship. Jonathan Doh, Peter Tashman, Mirko Benischke.
Breaking With The Past: The Need For Innovation In The Governance Of Nonprofit Social Enterprises. Johan Bruneel, Bart Clarysse, Stephan Weemaes, Matthias Staessens.
Corporate Governance for Responsible Innovation: Approaches to Corporate Governance and Their Implications for Sustainable Development. Andreas Georg Scherer, Christian Voegtlin.
An Effectual Model of Collective Action for Addressing Sustainability Challenges. Saras Sarasvathy, Anusha Ramesh.
The rise and stall of stakeholder influence: How the digital age limits social control. Michael Barnett, Irene Henriques, Bryan Husted.
Administrative Science Quarterly
Explaining the Persistence of Gender Inequality: The Work–family Narrative as a Social Defense against the 24/7 Work Culture. Irene Padavic, Robin J. Ely, Erin M. Reid.
Shine on Me: Industry Coherence and Policy Support for Emerging Industries. Panayiotis (Panikos) Georgallis, Glen Dowell, Rodolphe Durand.
Shaping and Being Shaped: How Organizational Structure and Managerial Discretion Co-evolve in New Managerial Roles. Sukhbir Sandhu, Carol T. Kulik.
Multinational Firms, Labor Market Discrimination, and the Capture of Outsider’s Advantage by Exploiting the Social Divide. Jordan Siegel, Lynn Pyun, B. Y. Cheon.
Contesting Commercialization: Political Influence, Responsive Authoritarianism, and Cultural Resistance. Lori Qingyuan Yue, Jue Wang, Botao Yang.
The Rise of Socially Responsible Investment Funds: The Paradoxical Role of the Financial Logic. Shipeng Yan, Fabrizio Ferraro, Juan (John) Almandoz.
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
Successful Scaling in Social Franchising: The Case of Impact Hub. Alessandro Giudici, James G. Combs, Benedetto Lorenzo Cannatelli, Brett R. Smith.
Volunteer Retention in Prosocial Venturing: The Role of Emotional Connectivity. Steffen Farny, Ewald Kibler, Solange Hai, Paolo Landoni.
More than Words: Do Gendered Linguistic Structures Widen the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurial Activity? Diana M. Hechavarría, Siri A. Terjesen, Pekka Stenholm, Malin Brännback, Stefan Lång.
Racial diversity and its asymmetry within and across hierarchical levels: The effects on financial performance. Stephen Smulowitz, Manuel Becerra, Margarita Mayo.
Turning vice into virtue: Institutional work and professional misconduct. Brooke Harrington.
Journal of Business Ethics
Big Business and Fascism: A Dangerous Collusion. Prabhir Vishnu Poruthiyil.
Hybrid Harvesting Strategies to Overcome Resource Constraints: Evidence from Social Enterprises in Kenya. Giacomo Ciambotti, Matteo Pedrini.
The Presentation of Self as Good and Right: How Value Propositions and Business Model Features are Linked in the Sharing Economy. Dominika Wruk, Achim Oberg, Jennifer Klutt, Indre Maurer.
Envisioning the ‘Sharing City’: Governance Strategies for the Sharing Economy. Sebastian Vith, Achim Oberg, Markus A. Höllerer.
The Glass Pyramid: Informal Gender Status Hierarchy on Boards. Lívia Markóczy, Sunny Li Sun, Jigao Zhu.
Inching to Impact: The Demand Side of Social Impact Investing. Susan D. Phillips, Bernadette Johnson.
Sharing Economy, Sharing Responsibility? Corporate Social Responsibility in the Digital Age. Michael Etter, Christian Fieseler, Glen Whelan.
Moral Disengagement at Work: A Review and Research Agenda. Alexander Newman, Huong Le, Andrea North-Samardzic.
Hybrid Production Regimes and Labor Agency in Transnational Private Governance. Jean-Christophe Graz, Nicole Helmerich, Cécile Prébandier.
The Influence of Firm Size on the ESG Score: Corporate Sustainability Ratings Under Review. Samuel Drempetic, Christian Klein, Bernhard Zwergel.
Do LGBT Workplace Diversity Policies Create Value for Firms?
Mohammed Hossain, Muhammad Atif, Ammad Ahmed, Lokman Mia.
Stakeholder Relationship Capability and Firm Innovation: A Contingent Analysis. Wei Jiang, Aric Xu Wang, Kevin Zheng Zhou, Chuang Zhang.
Circularity Brokers: Digital Platform Organizations and Waste Recovery in Food Supply Chains. Francesca Ciulli, Ans Kolk, Siri Boe-Lillegraven.
When Corporations Cause Harm: A Critical View of Corporate Social Irresponsibility and Corporate Crimes. Rafael Alcadipani, Cíntia Rodrigues de Oliveira Medeiros.
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
The real effect of legal institutions: Environmental courts and firm environmental protection expenditure. Qi Zhang, Zhi Yu, Dongmin Kong.
Climate policies and skill-biased employment dynamics: Evidence from EU countries. Giovanni Marin, Francesco Vona.
The impact of environmental recall and carbon taxation on the carbon footprint of supermarket shopping. Luca A. Panzone, Alistair Ulph, Daniel John Zizzo, Denis Hilton, Adrian Clear.
Effects of stricter environmental regulations on resource development. Ian Lange, Michael Redlinger.
Journal of Industrial Ecology
Can smart factories bring environmental benefits to their products?: A case study of household refrigerators. Wujie Zhang, Fu Gu, Jianfeng Guo.
Industrial symbiosis in the forestry sector: A case study in southern Brazil. Júlia Wahrlich, Flávio José Simioni.
Breathing life into climate change adaptation. Frank Stadler, Luke Houghton.
How to monitor environmental pressures of a circular economy: An assessment of indicators. Hanna Helander, Anna Petit‐Boix, Sina Leipold, Stefan Bringezu.
Environmental analysis of packaging‐derived changes in food production and consumer behavior. Naoki Yokokawa, Emi Kikuchi‐Uehara, Eri Amasawa, Hirokazu Sugiyama, Masahiko Hirao.
Potential for industrial ecology to support healthcare sustainability: Scoping review of a fragmented literature and conceptual framework for future research. Alexander Cimprich, Jair Santillán‐Saldivar, Cassandra L. Thiel, Guido Sonnemann.
Industrial ecology and the boundaries of the manufacturing firm. Thomas Magnusson, Hans Andersson, Mikael Ottosson.
End‐of‐life product management as a resilience driver for developing countries: A policy experiment for used tires in Ecuador.
Andrea Cecchin, Mathieu Lamour, Michael Joseph Maks Davis, David Jácome Polit.
The role of industrial ecology in food and agriculture’s adaptation to climate change. Alissa Kendall, Edward S. Spang.
Tools for promoting industrial symbiosis: A systematic review. Zhiquan Yeo, Donato Masi, Jonathan Sze Choong Low, Yen Ting Ng, Puay Siew Tan, Stuart Barnes.
Journal of Management Studies
From Cultural Differences to Identity Politics: A Critical Discursive Approach to National Identity in Multinational Corporations. Eero Vaara, Janne Tienari, Alexei Koveshnikov.
Strategic CSR: A Concept Building Meta‐Analysis. Pushpika Vishwanathan, Hans (J.) van Oosterhout, Pursey P. M. A. R. Heugens, Patricio Duran, Marc van Essen.
Saving Our Oceans: Scaling the Impact of Robust Action Through Crowdsourcing. Amanda J. Porter, Philipp Tuertscher, Marleen Huysman.
Journal of Marketing
Marketing in the Sharing Economy. Giana M. Eckhardt, Mark B. Houston, Baojun Jiang, Cait Lamberton, Aric Rindfleisch, Georgios Zervas.
Knowing What It Makes: How Product Transformation Salience Increases Recycling. Karen Page Winterich, Gergana Y. Nenkov, Gabriel E. Gonzales.
Journal of Operations Management
Consumer motivation for product disposal and its role in acquiring products for reuse. Dayna Simpson, Damien Power, Kathleen Riach, Yelena Tsarenko.
Spillover effects of supply chain news on consumers’ perceptions of product quality: An examination within the triple bottom line. Bridget Satinover Nichols, Hannah Stolze, Jon F. Kirchoff.
Deviations from aspirational target levels and environmental and safety performance: Implications for operations managers acting irresponsibly. Frank Wiengarten, Di Fan, Mark Pagell, Chris K.Y. Lo.
Manufacturers’ Competition and Cooperation in Sustainability: Stable Recycling Alliances. Fang Tian, Greys Sošić , Laurens Debo.
Strategic Management Journal
Financial analyst coverage and corporate social performance: Evidence from natural experiments. Cuili Qian, Louise Y. Lu, Yangxin Yu.
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