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.
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Research for December 2017
Administrative Science Quarterly
Pursuing Quality: How Search Costs and Uncertainty Magnify Gender-based Double Standards in a Multistage Evaluation Process.Tristan L. Botelho and Mabel Abraham.
Business and Society
The Institutionalization of Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting. Kareem M. Shabana, Ann K. Buchholtz and Archie B. Carroll.
Firm Engagement and Social Issue Salience, Consensus, and Contestation. Cynthia E. Clark, Andrew P. Bryant and Jennifer J. Griffin.
Relationship Between Corporate Foundation Giving and the Economic Cycle for Consumer- and Industrial-Oriented Firms. Dane K. Peterson and Yingcai Su.
From Silent to Salient Stakeholders: A Study of a Coffee Cooperative and the Dynamic of Social Relationships. Anabella Davila and Christiane Molina.
Business Strategy and Environment
Does Innovation Drive Environmental Disclosure? A New Insight into Sustainable Development. Camélia Radu and Claude Francoeur.
European Pension Funds and Sustainable Development: Trade-Offs between Finance and Responsibility. Riikka Sievänen, Hannu Rita and Bert Scholtens.
Environmental Behavior and MNEs: A Strategy Pulled by Stakeholder Engagement. Blanca L. Delgado-Márquez and Luis Enrique Pedauga.
Toward A Place-Based Understanding of Business Sustainability: The Role of Green Competitors and Green Locales in Firms’ Voluntary Environmental Engagement. Jennifer DeBoer, Rajat Panwar and Jorge Rivera.
Doing More with Less: Building Dynamic Capabilities for Eco-Efficiency. Jean D. Kabongo and Olivier Boiral.
Factors Influencing Consumer Willingness to Pay for Low-Carbon Products: A Simulation Study in China. Yong Liu, Dewei Yang and Hengzhou Xu.
Management for Sustainable Development and Its Impact on Firm Value in the SME Context: Does Size Matter? Mª Eugenia López-Pérez, Iguácel Melero and F Javier Sese.
Innovation Capacity and the Implementation of Eco-innovation: Toward a Contingency Perspective. Kuen-Hung Tsai and Yi-Chuan Liao.
Sustainable Development, Sustainability Leadership and Firm Valuation: Differences across Europe. Maria del Mar Miralles-Quiros, Jose Luis Miralles-Quiros and Irene Guia Arraiano.
Coopetition as a Potential Strategy for Corporate Sustainability.Katherine L. Christ, Roger L. Burritt and Mohsen Varsei.
California Management Review
Changing the Narrative: Women as Negotiators — and Leaders. Laura J. Kray and Jessica A. Kennedy.
Patagonia: Driving Sustainable Innovation by Embracing Tensions. Dara O’Rourke and Robert Strand.
When the farm-gate becomes a revolving door: An institutional approach to high labour turnover. Lotte Staelens and Céline Louche.
Human Resource Management
Editorial introduction: An introduction to employer engagement in the field of HRM. Blending social policy and HRM research in promoting vulnerable groups’ labour market participation. Rik van Berkel, Jo Ingold, Patrick McGurk, Paul Boselie and Thomas Bredgaard.
The social legitimacy of disability inclusive human resource practices: the case of a large retail organisation. Katherine Moore, Paula McDonald and Jennifer Bartlett.
More than a match? Assessing the HRM challenge of engaging employers to support retention and progression. Paul Sissons and Anne E. Green.
Journal of Accounting and Economics
Does Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Create Shareholder Value? Evidence from the Indian Companies Act 2013. Hariom Manchiraju and Shivaram Rajgopal.
Journal of Applied Psychology
Investigating why and for whom management ethnic representativeness influences interpersonal mistreatment in the workplace. Alex Lindsey, Derek Avery, Jeremy Dawson and Eden King.
Journal of Business Ethics
CSR Initiatives as Market Signals: A Review and Research Agenda. Fabrizio Zerbini.
Exploring Corporations’ Dialogue About CSR in the Digital Era. Laura Illia, Stefania Romenti, and Belén Rodríguez-Cánovas.
Is Institutional Ownership Related to Corporate Social Responsibility? The Nonlinear Relation and Its Implication for Stock Return Volatility. Maretno Harjoto, Hoje Jo and Yongtae Kim.
Does Ownership Structure Matter? The Effects of Insider and Institutional Ownership on Corporate Social Responsibility. Won-Yong Oh, Jongseok Cha and Young Kyun Chang.
Why Bad Things Happen to Good Organizations: The Link Between Governance and Asset Diversions in Public Charities. Erica Harris, Christine Petrovits and Michelle H. Yetman.
Business for Good? An Investigation into the Strategies Firms Use to Maximize the Impact of Financial Corporate Philanthropy on Employee Attitudes. Emily S. Block, Ante Glavas, Michael J. Mannor and Laura Erskine.
Ethics, Faith, and Profit: Exploring the Motives of the U.S. Fair Trade Social Entrepreneurs. John James Cater III, Lorna A. Collins and Brent D. Beal.
A Further Examination of the Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility and Governance on Investment Decisions. Jeffrey Cohen, Lori Holder-Webb and Samer Khalil.
The Role of Gender and Age in Business Students’ Values, CSR Attitudes, and Responsible Management Education: Learnings from the PRME International Survey. Debbie Haski-Leventhal, Mehrdokht Pournader and Andrew McKinnon.
CSR, Innovation, and Firm Performance in Sluggish Growth Contexts: A Firm-Level Empirical Analysis. Rachel Bocquet, Christian Le Bas and Caroline Mothe.
Thematic Symposium: Business Ethics, Peace and Environmental Issues (T0004). Michael S. Aßländer and Tobias Gössling.
The Effect of Online Protests and Firm Responses on Shareholder and Consumer Evaluation. Tijs van den Broek, David Langley and Tobias Hornig.
Sustainable Development and Well-Being: A Philosophical Challenge. Mollie Painter-Morland, Geert Demuijnck and Sara Ornati.
Beyond the Opposition Between Altruism and Self-interest: Reciprocal Giving in Reward-Based Crowdfunding. Kévin André, Sylvain Bureau, Arthur Gautier and Olivier Rubel.
Uncommitted Deliberation? Discussing Regulatory Gaps by Comparing GRI 3.1 to GRI 4.0 in a Political CSR Perspective. Rea Wagner and Peter Seele.
The Financial Performance of Socially Responsible Investments: Insights from the Intertemporal CAPM. Yuchao Xiao, Robert Faff, Philip Gharghori and Byoung-Kyu Min.
Conflict and Confluence: The Multidimensionality of Opportunism in Principal–Agent Relationships. Asghar Zardkoohi, Joseph S. Harrison and Mathew A. Josefy.
Journal of Consumer Research
Making Sense from (Apparent) Senselessness: The JCR Lens. Darren W. Dahl, Eileen Fischer, Gita V. Johar and Vicki G. Morwitz.
Consumer Responses to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Contribution Type. Diogo Hildebrand, Yoshiko DeMotta, Sankar Sen and Ana Valenzuela.
Witnessing Moral Violations Increases Conformity in Consumption. Ping Dong and Chen-Bo Zhong.
To Profit or Not to Profit? The Role of Greed Perceptions in Consumer Support for Social Ventures. Saerom Lee, Lisa E. Bolton and Karen Page Winterich.
Journal of Industrial Ecology
3D Printing and Industrial Ecology. Reid Lifset.
Charting the Environmental Dimensions of Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing. Martin Baumers, Joost R. Duflou, William Flanagan, Timothy G. Gutowski, Karel Kellens and Reid Lifset.
Industrial and Consumer Uses of Additive Manufacturing: A Discussion of Capabilities, Trajectories, and Challenges. Haden Edward Quinlan, Talha Hasan, John Jaddou and A. John Hart.
Additive Manufacturing in Operations and Supply Chain Management: No Sustainability Benefit or Virtuous Knock-On Opportunities? Jan Holmström and Timothy Gutowski.
Environmental Dimensions of Additive Manufacturing. Karel Kellens, Martin Baumers, Timothy G. Gutowski, William Flanagan, Reid Lifset and Joost R. Duflou.
Environmental and Economic Implications of Distributed Additive Manufacturing. Runze Huang, Matthew E. Riddle, Diane Graziano, Sujit Das, Sachin Nimbalkar, Joe Cresko and Eric Masanet.
Social Media Affordances for Connective Action: An Examination of Microblogging Use During the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. Emmanuelle Vaast, Hani Safadi, Liette Lapointe, and Bogdan Negoita.
ADAPT: A Price-Stabilizing Compliance Policy for Renewable Energy Certificates: The Case of SREC Markets. Javad Khazaei, Michael Coulon and Warren B. Powell.
Improving HIV Early Infant Diagnosis Supply Chains in Sub-Saharan Africa: Models and Application to Mozambique. Jónas Oddur Jónasson, Sarang Deo and Jérémie Gallien.
Organization and Environment
Attention, Action, and Greenwash in Family-Influenced Firms? Evidence From Polluting Industries. Jaemin Kim, Samantha Fairclough and Clay Dibrell.
Legitimizing Corporate (Un) Sustainability: A Case Study of Passive SMEs. Sonia Chassé and Olivier Boiral.
From Adaptation to Transformation: An Extended Research Agenda for Organizational Resilience to Adversity in the Natural Environment. Viviane Clément and Jorge Rivera.
Crowdfunding and regional entrepreneurial investment: an application of the CrowdBerkeley database. Sandy Yu, Scott Johnson, Chiayu Lai, Antonio Cricelli and Lee Fleming.
Public service innovation and multiple institutional logics: The case of hybrid social enterprise providers of health and wellbeing. Ian Vickers, Fergus Lyon, Leandro Sepulveda and Caitlin McMullin.
Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
Environmental Entrepreneurship and Interorganizational Arrangements: A Model of Social-benefit Market Creation. Jacqueline Corbett and A. Wren Montgomery.
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