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 February 2019
Accounting, Organizations, and Society
Microaccountability and biopolitics: Microfinance in a Sri Lankan village. Chandana Alawattage, Cameron Graham, Danture Wickramasinghe.
American Economic Review
Business and Society
Decoupling Among CSR Policies, Programs, and Impacts: An Empirical Study. Johan Graafland, Hugo Smid.
Organizational Transparency: Conceptualizations, Conditions, and Consequences. Oana Brindusa Albu, Mikkel Flyverbom.
Outcomes to Partners in Multi-Stakeholder Cross-Sector Partnerships: A Resource-Based View. Amelia Clarke, Adriane MacDonald.
Managing Physical Impacts of Climate Change: An Attentional Perspective on Corporate Adaptation. Jonatan Pinkse, Federica Gasbarro.
Contextualizing Individual Competencies for Managing the Corporate Social Responsibility Adaptation Process: The Apparent Influence of the Business Case Logic. Eghe R. Osagie, Renate Wesselink, Vincent Blok,Martin Mulder.
Building Blocks for Alternative Four-Dimensional Pyramids of Corporate Social Responsibilities. Timo Meynhardt, Peter Gomez.
Business Strategy and Environment
Stakeholder pressures and corporate climate change mitigation strategies. Simon Cadez, Albert Czerny, Peter Letmathe.
The influence of managerial satisfaction on corporate environmental performance and reputation. Tiberio Daddi, Fabio Iraldo, Francesco Testa, Maria Rosa De Giacomo.
Firm resources and the development of environmental sustainability among small and medium‐sized enterprises: Evidence from the Australian wine industry. Hanne Knight, Phil Megicks, Sheela Agarwal, M.A.A.M. Leenders.
The heterogeneous relationship between board social ties and corporate environmental responsibility in an emerging economy. Hailiang Zou, Xuemei Xie, Guoyou Qi, Mengyu Yang.
Identifying consumers’ engagement with renewable energy. Aparna Venugopal, Dhirendra Shukla.
How do integrated quality and environmental management practices affect firm performance? Mediating roles of quality performance and environmental proactivity. Ozlem Ayaz Arda, Erkan Bayraktar, Ekrem Tatoglu.
Entrepreneurial orientation, environmental sustainability and new venture performance: Does stakeholder integration matter? Joseph Amankwah‐Amoah, Albert Danso, Samuel Adomako.
Bridging the gap between corporate social responsibility and new green product success: The role of green organizational identity. Wenhao Song, Shengce Ren, Jun Yu.
Does competition prevent industrial pollution? Evidence from a panel threshold model. Michael L. Polemis, Thanasis Stengos.
Corporate carbon risk, voluntary disclosure, and cost of capital: South African evidence. Tesfaye T. Lemma, Martin Feedman, Mthokozisi Mlilo, Jin Dong Park.
The impact of market structure on environmental efficiency in the United States: A quantile approach. George E. Halkos, Michael L. Polemis.
Drivers and barriers of eco‐innovation types for sustainable transitions: A quantitative perspective. Christoph P. Kiefer, Pablo Del Río González, Javier Carrillo‐Hermosilla.
Leading corporate sustainability: The role of top management team composition for triple bottom line performance. Leona Aimée Henry, Tine Buyl, Rob J.G. Jansen.
Inter‐firm R&D collaborations and green innovation value: The role of family firms’ involvement and the moderating effects of proximity dimensions. Lorenzo Ardito, Antonio Messeni Petruzzelli, Federica Pascucci, Enzo Peruffo.
A study of environmental policies and regulations, governance structures, and environmental performance: The role of female directors. Mohamed H. Elmagrhi, Collins G. Ntim, Ahmed A. Elamer, Qingjing Zhang.
Sustainability reporting and stakeholder engagement in Spain: Different instruments, different quality. Silvia Romero, Silvia Ruiz, Belen Fernandez‐Feijoo.
Exploring the effects of institutional pressures on the implementation of environmental management accounting: Do top management support and perceived benefit work? Shanyong Wang, Hualong Wang, Jing Wang.
Diversification benefits of using exchange‐traded funds in compliance to the sustainable development goals. José Luis Miralles‐Quirós, María Mar Miralles‐Quirós, José Manuel Nogueira.
Harvard Business Review
Cultivating Everyday Courage. James R. Detert.
Calculating the Value of Impact Investing. Chris Addy, Maya Chorengel, Mariah Collins, Michael Etzel.
Contested compliance regimes in global production networks: Insights from the Bangladesh garment industry. Fahreen Alamgir, Subhabrata Bobby Banerjee.
Journal of Business Ethics
People and Profits: The Impact of Corporate Objectives on Employees’ Need Satisfaction at Work. Bidhan L. Parmar, Adrian Keevil, Andrew C. Wicks.
Communicating Moral Legitimacy in Controversial Industries: The Trade in Human Tissue. A. Rebecca Reuber, Anna Morgan-Thomas.
Investigating When and Why Psychological Entitlement Predicts Unethical Pro-organizational Behavior. Allan Lee, Gary Schwarz, Alexander Newman, Alison Legood.
MBA CEOs, Short-Term Management and Performance. Danny Miller, Xiaowei Xu.
Autocontrol: A Critical Study of Achievements and Challenges in the Pursuit of Ethical Advertising Through an Advertising Self-Regulation System. Ramón A. Feenstra, Elsa González Esteban.
“Thinking Outside the Packaging Box”: Should Brands Consider Store Shelf Context When Eliminating Overpackaging? Elisa Monnot, Fanny Reniou, Béatrice Parguel.
Do Customer Perceptions of Corporate Services Brand Ethicality Improve Brand Equity? Considering the Roles of Brand Heritage, Brand Image, and Recognition Benefits. Oriol Iglesias, Stefan Markovic, Jatinder Jit Singh.
Character Cues and Contracting Costs: The Relationship Between Philanthropy and the Cost of Capital. Leon Zolotoy, Don O’Sullivan, Jill Klein.
Straight from the Source? Media Framing of Creative Crowd Labor and Resultant Ethical Concerns. Kim Bartel Sheehan, Matthew Pittman.
Social Entrepreneurship in Non-munificent Institutional Environments and Implications for Institutional Work: Insights from China. Babita Bhatt, Israr Qureshi, Suhaib Riaz.
Business Groups and Tunneling: Evidence from Corporate Charitable Contributions by Korean Companies. Byungki Kim, Jinhan Pae, Choong-Yuel Yoo.
The Effect of Sustainability Standard Uncertainty on Certification Decisions of Firms in Emerging Economies. Ivan Montiel, Petra Christmann, Trevor Zink.
Price Reaction of Ethically Screened Stocks: A Study of the Dow Jones Islamic Market World Index. Khelifa Mazouz, Abdulkadir Mohamed, Brahim Saadouni.
The Effects of Corporate Social Responsibility on Customer Loyalty: The Mediating Effect of Reputation in Cooperative Banks Versus Commercial Banks in the Basque Country. Izaskun Agirre Aramburu, Irune Gómez Pescador.
The Role of Sustainability Performance and Accounting Assurors in Sustainability Assurance Engagements. Katrin Hummel, Christian Schlick, Matthias Fifka.
“It’s Not Easy Living a Sustainable Lifestyle”: How Greater Knowledge Leads to Dilemmas, Tensions and Paralysis. Cristina Longo, Avi Shankar, Peter Nuttall.
Understanding Sustainability Through the Lens of Ecocentric Radical-Reflexivity: Implications for Management Education. Stephen Allen, Ann L. Cunliffe, Mark Easterby-Smith.
Greening Remote SMEs: The Case of Small Regional Airports. Olivier Boiral, Mehran Ebrahimi, Kerstin Kuyken, David Talbot.
How Far the TBL Concept of Sustainable Entrepreneurship Extends Beyond the Various Sustainability Regulations: Can Greek Food Manufacturing Enterprises Sustain Their Hybrid Nature Over Time?
Theodore Tarnanidis, Jason Papathanasiou, Demetres Subeniotis.
The Influence of Network Exchange Brokers on Sustainable Initiatives in Organizational Networks. Lance W. Saunders, Wendy L. Tate, George A. Zsidisin.
Journal of Consumer Marketing
Doing well when doing good: the fit between corporate sponsorship and brand concept. Huawei Zhu, Qingan Li, Junyun Liao.
Climate change risk perceptions among green conscious young consumers: implications for green commodity marketing. Chamila Perera, Chandana Hewege.
Journal of Management
Strangers in Strained Lands: Learning From Workplace Experiences of Immigrant Employees. David A. Harrison, Teresa Harrison, Margaret A. Shaffer.
The Global Platform Economy: A New Offshoring Institution Enabling Emerging-Economy Microproviders. Vili Lehdonvirta, Otto Kässi, Isis Hjorth, Helena Barnard, Mark Graham.
Closing a Supplier’s Energy Efficiency Gap Through Assessment Assistance and Procurement Commitment. Jason Nguyen, Karen Donohue, Mili Mehrotra.
The Logic of Tact: How Decisions Happen in Situations of Crisis. Martin Kornberger, Stephan Leixnering, Renate E. Meyer.
Quarterly Journal of Economics
Consequences of the Clean Water Act and the Demand for Water Quality. David A. Keiser, Joseph S. Shapiro.
Institutional complementarities: The origins of experimentation in China’s plug-in electric vehicle industry. John P. Helveston, Yanmin Wang, Valerie J. Karplus, Erica R.H. Fuchs.
The heterogeneous skill-base of circular economy employment.
Martijn Burger, Spyridon Stavropoulos, Shyaam Ramkumar, Joke Dufourmont, Frank van Oort.
Review of Finance
Can Socially Responsible Firms Survive Competition? An Analysis of Corporate Employee Matching Grant Schemes. Ning Gong; Bruce D Grundy.
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