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 January 2018
Academy of Management Discoveries
How Organizations Move from Stigma to Legitimacy: The Case of Cook’s Travel Agency in Victorian Britain. Christian E. Hampel and Paul Tracey.
Academy of Management Journal
Hidden Badge of Honor: How Contextual Distinctiveness Affects Category Promotion among Certified B Corporations. Joel Gehman and Matthew Grimes.
Constructing a Shared Governance Logic: The Role of Emotions in Enabling Dually Embedded Agency. Grace H. Fan and Charlene Zietsma.
Academy of Management Perspectives
Crossing the Chasm and Over the Abyss: Perspectives on Organizational Failure. Charles J. McMillan and Jeffrey S. Overall.
Accounting, Organizations and Society
Assembling international development: Accountability and the disarticulation of a social movement. Daniel E. Martinez, David J. Cooper.
The interplay between ideological control and formal management control systems – A case study of a non-governmental organisation. Kalle Kraus, Cecilia Kennergren, Amelie von Unge.
The expressive role of performance measurement systems: A field study of a mental health development project. Robert H. Chenhall, Matthew Hall, David Smith.
Business and Society
Quants and Poets: Advancing Methods and Methodologies in Business and Society Research. Andrew Crane, Irene Henriques, Bryan W. Husted.
Tackling Complexity in Business and Society Research: The Methodological and Thematic Potential of Factorial Surveys. Josua Oll, Rüdiger Hahn, Daniel Reimsbach, Peter Kotzian.
Measuring Organizational Legitimacy in Social Media: Assessing Citizens’ Judgments With Sentiment Analysis. Michael Etter, Elanor Colleoni, Laura Illia, Katia Meggiorin, Antonino D’Eugenio.
Facing the Normative Challenges: The Potential of Reflexive Historical Research. Christian Stutz, Sybille Sachs.
Engaging Fringe Stakeholders in Business and Society Research: Applying Visual Participatory Research Methods. Lauren McCarthy, Judy N. Muthuri.
The Ethnographic Method in CSR Research: The Role and Importance of Methodological Fit. A. Erin Bass, Ivana Milosevic.
Organizational Configurations for Sustainability and Employee Productivity: A Qualitative Comparative Analysis Approach. Magali A. Delmas, Sanja Pekovic.
Business Ethics Quarterly
Guest Editors’ Introduction: Philosophical Contributions to Leadership Ethics. Joanne B. Ciulla, David Knights, Chris Mabey, Leah Tomkins.
The Shadow of Sophocles: Tragedy and the Ethics of Leadership. Kostas Amiridis.
Ethical Responsibility – An Arendtian Turn. Rita A. Gardiner.
The Ethics of Affective Leadership: Organizing Good Encounters Without Leaders. Iain Munro, Torkild Thanem.
Business Strategy and the Environment
Examining the effect of managing GHG emissions on business performance. G Capece, F Di Pillo, M Gastaldi, N Levialdi and M Miliacca.
Do Board’s Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy and Orientation Influence Environmental Sustainability Disclosure? UK Evidence. Akrum Helfaya and Tantawy Moussa.
The Impact of Carbon Performance on Climate Change Disclosure. Grigoris Giannarakis, Eleni Zafeiriou and Nikolaos Sariannidis.
‘Carrots for Corporate Sustainability’: Impacts of Incentive Inclusiveness and Variety on Environmental Performance. Frederik Dahlmann, Layla Branicki and Stephen Brammer.
How Does Open Innovation Modify the Relationship between Environmental Regulations and Productivity?. Die Hu, Yuandi Wang and Yu Li.
Does Financial Development Affect Environmental Degradation? Evidence from the OECD Countries. George E. Halkos and Michael L. Polemis.
Green Product Development and Product Portfolio Management: Empirical Evidence from an Emerging Economy. Daniel Jugend, Joao Victor Rojas Luiz, Charbel Jose Chiappetta Jabbour, Sérgio Luis a Silva, Ana Beatriz Lopes de Sousa Jabbour and Manoel Henrique Salgado.
Corporate Carbon and Financial Performance: The Role of Emission Reductions. Stefan Lewandowski.
Substantive or Symbolic Environmental Strategies? Effects of External and Internal Normative Stakeholder Pressures. David G Hyatt and Nicholas Berente.
The Triple Bottom Line: A Critical Review from a Transdisciplinary Perspective. Ozgur Isil and Michael T. Hernke.
Women’s employment patterns after childbirth and the perceived access to and use of flexitime and teleworking. Heejung Chung, Mariska van der Horst.
Information Systems Research
Temporal Motivations of Volunteers to Participate in Cultural Crowdsourcing Work. Sultana Lubna Alam, John Campbell.
Journal of Business Ethics
Signposts or Weathervanes? The Curious Case of Corporate Social Responsibility and Conflict Minerals. Ozlem Arikan, Juliane Reinecke, Crawford Spence.
Examining the Roles of Collectivism, Attitude Toward Business, and Religious Beliefs on Consumer Ethics in China. Chun-Chen Huang, Long-Chuan Lu.
CSR as Strategic and Organizational Change at “Groupe La Poste”. Marc Ingham, Christelle Havard.
Labor Conflicts in French Workplaces: Does (the Type of) Family Control Matter?. François Belot, Timothée Waxin.
Industrial Clusters and CSR in Developing Countries: The Role of International Donor Funding. Anjum Fayyaz, Peter Lund-Thomsen, Adam Lindgreen.
A Dual-Processing Model of Moral Whistleblowing in Organizations. Logan L. Watts, M. Ronald Buckley.
How Logo Colors Influence Shoppers’ Judgments of Retailer Ethicality: The Mediating Role of Perceived Eco-Friendliness. Aparna Sundar, James J. Kellaris.
Highlighting Moral Courage in the Business Ethics Course. Debra R. Comer, Michael Schwartz.
Editorial: Special Issue on the Impact of Business Ethics on Public Life. Patrick Flanagan, Marilynn Fleckenstein, Linda Sama.
The Evolution of Whistleblowing Studies: A Critical Review and Research Agenda. Barbara Culiberg, Katarina Katja Mihelič.
The 2007–2009 Financial Crisis: An Erosion of Ethics: A Case Study. Edward J. Schoen.
Deepening Ethical Analysis in Business Ethics. Michelle Greenwood, R. Edward Freeman.
Market Fairness: The Poor Country Cousin of Market Efficiency. Michael J. Aitken, Angelo Aspris, Sean Foley.
Violence, Aggression, and Ethics: The Link Between Exposure to Human Violence and Unethical Behavior. Joshua R. Gubler, Skye Herrick, Richard A. Price.
Making Drones to Kill Civilians: Is it Ethical?. Edmund F. Byrne.
Conflict Minerals and Supply Chain Due Diligence: An Exploratory Study of Multi-tier Supply Chains. Hannes Hofmann, Martin C. Schleper, Constantin Blome.
Virtuousness and the Common Good as a Conceptual Framework for Harmonizing the Goals of the Individual, Organizations, and the Economy. Surendra Arjoon, Alvaro Turriago-Hoyos, Ulf Thoene.
Reasoned Ethical Engagement: Ethical Values of Consumers as Primary Antecedents of Instrumental Actions Towards Multinationals. Maxwell Chipulu, Alasdair Marshall, Udechukwu Ojiako.
Journal of Financial Economics
Shaped by their daughters: Executives, female socialization, and corporate social responsibility. Henrik Cronqvist, Frank Yu.
Journal of Industrial Ecology
Charting the Future of Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment: A Special Issue. Thomas Gloria, Jeroen Guinée, Harn Wei Kua, Bhawna Singh and Reid Lifset.
Integrating Environmental and Social Life Cycle Assessment: Asking the Right Question. James R Suckling and Jacquetta Lee.
A Revision of What Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment Should Entail: Towards Modeling the Net Impact on Human Well-Being. Thomas Schaubroeck and Benedetto Rugani.
On Life Cycle Sustainability Unified Analysis. Harn Wei Kua.
Agent-Based Modeling of Temporal and Spatial Dynamics in Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment. Susie Ruqun Wu, Xiaomeng Li, Defne Apul, Victoria Breeze, Ying Tang, Yi Fan and Jiquan Chen.
Indicators in Social Life Cycle Assessment: A Review of Frameworks, Theories, and Empirical Experience. Michael Kühnen and Rüdiger Hahn.
Journal of International Business Studies
Towards a renaissance in international business research? Big questions, grand challenges, and the future of IB scholarship. Peter J Buckley, Jonathan P Doh.
Journal of Management
Mental Illness in the Workplace: An Interdisciplinary Review and Organizational Research Agenda. Kayla B. Follmer, Kisha S. Jones.
Journal of Management Information Systems
Using IT Design to Prevent Cyberbullying. Lowry, Paul Benjamin,Moody, Gregory, and Chatterjee, Sutirtha.
Promoting the System Integration of Renewable Energies: Toward a Decision Support System for Incentivizing Spatially Diversified Deployment. Piel, Jan-Hendrik, Hamann, Julian FH, Koukal, André, and Breitner, Michael H.
A Data-Mining Approach to Identification of Risk Factors in Safety Management Systems. Shi, Donghui,Guan, Jian, Zurada, Jozef, and Manikas, Andrew.
Hereafter: How Crises Shape Communities Through Learning and Institutional Legacies. Henrich R. Greve, Lori Qingyuan Yue.
Grown Local: Community Attachment and Market Entries in the Franconian Beer Industry. Margarita Cruz, Nikolaus Beck, Filippo Carlo Wezel.
Evolving Conceptualizations of Organizational Environmentalism: A Path Generation Account. Joel Bothello, Marie-Laure Salles-Djelic.
RAND Journal of Economics
Consumers’ activism: the cottage cheese boycott. Igal Hendel, Saul Lach and Yossi Spiegel.
Strategic Management Journal
Capabilities, technologies, and firm exit during industry shakeout: Evidence from the global solar photovoltaic industry. Nathan Furr and Rahul Kapoor.
BS in the boardroom: Benevolent sexism and board chair orientations. Abbie G. Oliver, Ryan Krause, John R. Busenbark and Matias Kalm.
Review of Financial Studies
The Historical Slave Trade and Firm Access to Finance in Africa. Lamar Pierce; Jason A. Snyder.
What Drives Racial and Ethnic Differences in High-Cost Mortgages? The Role of High-Risk Lenders. Patrick Bayer; Fernando Ferreira; Stephen L. Ross.
Sloan Management Review
The Trouble With Homogeneous Teams. Evan Apfelbaum.
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