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 September 2017
Academy of Management Perspectives
Micro-entrepreneurs, Dependent Contractors, and Instaserfs: Understanding Online Labor Platform Workforces. Kristine M. Kuhn and Amir Maleki.
Maternal Bodies as Taboo at Work: New Perspectives on the Marginalizing of Senior-level Women in Organizations. Caroline Gatrell, Cary L. Cooper and Ellen Ernst Kossek.
Accounting, Organizations, and Society
Postcoloniality in corporate social and environmental accountability. Chandana Alawattage and Susith Fernando.
Administrative Science Quarterly
Leaning Out: How Negative Recruitment Experiences Shape Women’s Decisions to Compete for Executive Roles. Raina A. Brands and Isabel Fernandez-Mateo.
“If Chemists Don’t Do It, Who Is Going To?” Peer-driven Occupational Change and the Emergence of Green Chemistry.Jennifer Howard-Grenville, Andrew J. Nelson, Andrew G. Earle, Julie A. Haack and Douglas M. Young.
Not All Sparks Light a Fire: Stakeholder and Shareholder Reactions to Critical Events in Contested Markets.Sinziana Dorobantu, Witold J. Henisz and Lite Nartey.
Business and Society
Are the “Customers” of Business Ethics Courses Satisfied? An Examination of One Source of Business Ethics Education Legitimacy. Scott J. Reynolds and Carolyn T. Dang.
California Management Review
Entering Conscious Consumer Markets: Toward a New Generation of Sustainability Strategies. Boyd Cohen and Pablo Muñoz.
Value Propositions for Disruptive Technologies: Reconfiguration Tactics in the Case of Electric Vehicles.René Bohnsack and Jonatan Pinkse.
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
Gender Stereotypes and Venture Support Decisions: How Governmental Venture Capitalists Socially Construct Entrepreneurs’ Potential. Malin Malmström, Jeaneth Johansson and Joakim Wincent.
Harvard Business Review
Managing our Hub Economy. Marco Iansiti and Karim R. Lakhani.
Competing on Social Purpose. Omar Rodríguez Vilá and Sundar Bharadwaj.
Audacious Philanthropy. Susan Wolf Ditkoff and Abe Grindle.
Casual employment and long-term wage outcomes. Irma Mooi-Reci and Mark Wooden.
Human Resource Management
The effect of applicant political skill on the race dissimilarity-recruiter recommendations relationship. Jacob W. Breland, Stephanie R. Seitz, Darren C. Treadway, Kathi J. Lovelace and Brooke A. Gazdag.
Contextualising diversity management in the Middle East and North Africa: a relational perspective.Sophie Hennekam, Loubna Tahssain-Gay and Jawad Syed.
The networking practices of women managers in an emerging economy setting: negotiating institutional and social barriers. Saskia de Klerk and Martie-Louise Verreynne.
Journal of Applied Psychology
Disclosing a disability: Do strategy type and onset controllability make a difference? Brent J. Lyons, Sabrina D. Volpone, Jennifer L. Wessel, and Natalya M. Alonso.
Journal of Business Ethics
Art, Ethics and the Promotion of Human Dignity. Nicola M. Pless, Thomas Maak and Howard Harris.
Diversity as Polyphony: Reconceptualizing Diversity Management from a Communication-Centered Perspective. Hannah Trittin and Dennis Schoeneborn.
A Heuristic Model for Establishing Trade-Offs in Corporate Sustainability Performance Measurement Systems. Jonathan Pryshlakivsky and Cory Searcy.
The Battle for Business Ethics: A Struggle Theory. Muel Kaptein.
Does Greenwashing Pay Off? Understanding the Relationship Between Environmental Actions and Environmental Legitimacy. Pascual Berrone, Andrea Fosfuri and Liliana Gelabert.
Strategic Responses to Resource Management Pressures in Agriculture: Institutional, Gender and Location Effects. Joanne L. Tingey-Holyoak and John D. Pisaniello.
Gray Shades of Green: Causes and Consequences of Green Skepticism. Constantinos N. Leonidou and Dionysis Skarmeas.
Do Ethical Social Media Communities Pay Off? An Exploratory Study of the Ability of Facebook Ethical Communities to Strengthen Consumers’ Ethical Consumption Behavior. Johanna Gummerus, Veronica Liljander and Reija Sihlman.
Networking, Corruption, and Subversion. Ned Dobos.
Irrational Advertising and Moral Autonomy. Alonso Villarán.
Corporate Social Responsibility and Firm Debt Maturity. Mohammed Benlemlih.
Managing New Salespeople’s Ethical Behaviors during Repetitive Failures: When Trying to Help Actually Hurts. Willy Bolander, William J. Zahn, Terry W. Loe and Melissa Clark.
The Financial Impact of Firm Withdrawals from “State Sponsor of Terrorism” Countries. Wolfgang Breuer, Moritz Felde and Bertram I. Steininger.
Individual Ethical Orientations and the Perceived Acceptability of Questionable Finance Ethics Decisions. Mac Clouse, Robert A. Giacalone and Tricia D. Olsen.
Should Charity Begin at Home? An Empirical Investigation of Consumers’ Responses to Companies’ Varying Geographic Allocations of Donation Budgets. Laura Marie Schons, John Cadogan and Roumpini Tsakona.
Does the Business Case Matter? The Effect of a Perceived Business Case on Small Firms’ Social Engagement. Rajat Panwar, Erlend Nybakk, Eric Hansen and Jonatan Pinkse.
Religiosity and the Volatility of Stock Prices: A Cross-Country Analysis. Benjamin M. Blau.
Machiavellianism, Moral Orientation, Social Desirability Response Bias, and Anti-intellectualism: A Profile of Canadian Accountants. Anis Triki, Gail Lynn Cook and Darlene Bay.
Media Bias and the Persistence of the Expectation Gap: An Analysis of Press Articles on Corporate Fraud. Jeffrey Cohen, Yuan Ding, Cédric Lesage and Hervé Stolowy.
Does Ethical Image Build Equity in Corporate Services Brands? The Influence of Customer Perceived Ethicality on Affect, Perceived Quality, and Equity. Vicenta Sierra, Oriol Iglesias and Stefan Markovic.
Journal of Consumer Marketing
Attitudinal determinants of environmentally sustainable behavior. Audhesh Paswan, Francisco Guzmán and Jeffrey Lewin.
Activating values to stimulate organic food purchases: can advertisements increase pro-environmental intentions? Graham Bullock, Christopher Johnson and Brian Southwell.
Comparing two mechanisms for green consumption: cognitive-affect behavior vs theory of reasoned action. Yu Liu, Sigal Segev and Maria Elena Villar.
Journal of Finance
Social Capital, Trust, and Firm Performance: The Value of Corporate Social Responsibility during the Financial Crisis. Karl V. Lins, Henri Servaes and Ane Tamayo.
Journal of Industrial Ecology
Synergy Management Services Companies: A New Business Model for Industrial Park Operators. Ioannis Siskos and Luk N. Van Wassenhove.
Addressing the Carbon-Crime Blind Spot: A Carbon Footprint Approach.Helen Skudder, Angela Druckman, John Cole, Alan McInnes, Ian Brunton-Smith and Gian Paolo Ansaloni.
Beyond Global Warming Potential: A Comparative Application of Climate Impact Metrics for the Life Cycle Assessment of Coal and Natural Gas Based Electricity.DeVynne Farquharson, Paulina Jaramillo, Greg Schivley, Kelly Klima, Derrick Carlson and Constantine Samaras.
Life Cycle Impacts and Benefits of Wood along the Value Chain: The Case of Switzerland. Florian Suter, Bernhard Steubing and Stefanie Hellweg.
Industrial Symbiosis Dynamics and the Problem of Equivalence: Proposal for a Comparative Framework.Frank Boons, Marian Chertow, Jooyoung Park, Wouter Spekkink and Han Shi.
Comparison of U.S. and Japanese Consumers’ Perceptions of Remanufactured Auto Parts. Mitsutaka Matsumoto, Kenichiro Chinen and Hideki Endo.
On the Attractiveness of Product Recovery: The Forces that Shape Reverse Markets. Dennis Stindt, Joao Quariguasi Frota Neto, Christian Nuss, Martin Dirr, Marta Jakowczyk, Andrew Gibson and Axel Tuma.
Journal of Management
Women’s Business Ownership: Operating Within the Context of Institutional and In-Group Collectivism. Amanda Bullough, Maija Renko and Dina Abdelzaher.
The Impact of Store-Unit–Community Racial Diversity Congruence on Store-Unit Sales Performance. Orlando Curtae’ Richard, Marcus M. Stewart, Patrick F. McKay and Timothy W. Sackett.
Journal of Management Studies
Public-Private Collaboration, Hybridity and Social Value: Towards New Theoretical Perspectives. Bertrand V. Quélin, Ilze Kivleniece and Sergio Lazzarini.
From Animosity to Affinity: The Interplay of Competing Logics and Interdependence in Cross-Sector Partnerships. Naeem Ashraf, Alireza Ahmadsimab and Jonatan Pinkse.
Alliances between Firms and Non-profits: A Multiple and Behavioural Agency Approach. M. Rivera-Santos, C. Rufín and U. Wassmer.
Understanding Value Creation in Public-Private Partnerships: A Comparative Case Study. Elisa Villani, Luciano Greco and Nelson Phillips.
Social Value Creation and Relational Coordination in Public-Private Collaborations. Nigel D. Caldwell, Jens K. Roehrich and Gerard George.
Social Value Creation in Inter-Organizational Collaborations in the Not-for-Profit Sector – Give and Take from a Dyadic Perspective.Christiana Weber, Kathrin Weidner, Arne Kroeger and James Wallace.
Organization and Environment
Organization OR Environment? Disentangling Employees’ Rationales Behind Organizational Citizenship Behavior for the Environment. Jennifer Tosti-Kharas, Eric Lamm and Tom E. Thomas.
How Do Money and Time Restrictions Influence Self-Constraining Behavior in Polluting the Commons? Katherine Arbuthnott and Andrea Scerbe.
The Interplay Between Sustainable Entrepreneurs and Public Authorities: Evidence From Sustainable Energy Transitions. Federica Gasbarro, Eleonora Annunziata, Francesco Rizzi and Marco Frey.
Will Indian Industrial Energy Consumer Continue to Buy Green Energy? Deepak Sangroya and Jogendra Kumar Nayak.
Make Them Feel: How the Disclosure of Pregnancy to a Supervisor Leads to Changes in Perceived Supervisor Support. Laura Little, Amanda Hinojosa and John Lynch.
Production and Operations Management
Design of the Reverse Channel for Remanufacturing: Must Profit-Maximization Harm the Environment? Lan Wang, Gangshu (George) Cai, Andy A. Tsay and Asoo J. Vakharia.
RAND Journal of Economics
Energy efficiency and household behavior: the rebound effect in the residential sector. Erdal Aydin, Nils Kok and Dirk Brounen.
When risks cannot be seen: Regulating uncertainty in emerging technologies. Jaime Bonnín Roca, Parth Vaishnav, M.Granger Morgan, Joana Mendonça and Erica Fuchs.
Strategic Management Journal
Corporate sexual equality and firm performance.Liwei Shan, Shihe Fu and Lu Zheng.
Does a long-term orientation create value? Evidence from a regression discontinuity. Caroline Flammer and Pratima Bansal.