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 September 2021
Academy of Management Journal
Creating and Sustaining Stakeholder Emotional Resonance with Organizational Identity in Social Mission-Driven Organizations. Saouré Kouamé, Taieb Hafsi, David Oliver, Ann Langley.
Intersectionality in Intractable Dirty Work: How Mumbai Ragpickers Make Meaning of Their Work and Lives. Dean A. Shepherd, Sally Maitlis, Vinit Parida, Joakim Wincent, Thomas B. Lawrence.
Enabling Rapid Financial Response to Disasters: Knotting and Reknotting Multiple Paradoxes in Interorganizational Systems. Paula Jarzabkowski, Rebecca Bednarek, Konstantinos Chalkias, Eugenia Cacciatori.
Overcoming Conflict between Symmetric Occupations: How “Creatives” and “Suits” Use Gender Ordering in Advertising. Sharon Koppman, Beth A. Bechky, Andrew C. Cohen.
Accounting, Organizations and Society
Monetizing virtuous employees. Michael Smith.
Spatiality and accounting: The case of female segregation in audit firms. Dila Agrizzi, Teerooven Soobaroyen, Abeer Alsalloom.
Corporate social responsibility and capital budgeting. Patrick R. Martin.
American Economic Review
On Her Own Account: How Strengthening Women’s Financial Control Impacts Labor Supply and Gender Norms. Erica Field, Rohini Pande, Natalia Rigol, Simone Schaner, Charity Troyer Moore.
Business and Society
Entrepreneurship, Conflict, and Peace: The Role of Inclusion and Value Creation. Jay Joseph, Harry J. Van Buren, III.
Human Rights in the Oil and Gas Industry: When Are Policies and Practices Enough to Prevent Abuse? Tricia Olsen, Kathleen Rehbein, Annie Snelson-Powell, Michelle Westermann-Behaylo.
Governance and Business-Society Relations in Areas of Limited Statehood: An Introduction. Sameer Azizi, Tanja Börzel, Hans Krause Hansen.
Where, When, and Who: Corporate Social Responsibility and Brand Value—A Global Panel Study. Shawn Pope, Jimi Kim.
The green investment paradigm: Another headlong rush. Nelo Magalhães.
Moderately radical? Stakeholders’ perspectives on societal roles and transformative potential of organic agriculture. Lukas Zagata, Tomas Uhnak, Jiří Hrabák.
Between you and I: A portfolio theory of the circular economy. Frank Figge, Andrea Stevenson Thorpe, Siarhei Manzhynski.
Intentional degrowth and its unintended consequences: Uneven journeys towards post-growth transformations. Thomas S.J. Smith, Mariusz Baranowski, Benedikt Schmid.
The heat is on: A framework for measuring financial stress under disruptive energy transition scenarios. Robert Vermeulen, Edo Schets, Melanie Lohuis, Barbara Kölbl, David-Jan Jansen, Willem Heeringa.
Are investors aware of climate-related transition risks? Evidence from mutual fund flows. Juan C. Reboredo, Luis A. Otero.
Motivations for maintaining crop diversity: Evidence from Vermont’s seed systems. Carina Isbell, Daniel Tobin, Travis Reynolds.
What determines consumers’ use of eco-labels? Taking a close look at label trust. Matthew Gorton, Barbara Tocco, Ching-Hua Yeh, Monika Hartmann.
Carbon pricing of basic materials: Incentives and risks for the value chain and consumers. Jan Stede, Stefan Pauliuk, Gilang Hardadi, Karsten Neuhoff.
Taking the discourse seriously: Rational self-interest and resistance to mining in Kyrgyzstan. Beril Ocaklı, Tobias Krueger, Marco A. Janssen, Ulan Kasymov.
To what extent do brands contribute to sustainability transition in agricultural production practices? Lessons from three European case studies. Paul Swagemakers, Markus Schermer, María Dolores Domínguez García, Pierluigi Milone, Flaminia Ventura.
Does corporate environmentalism affect corporate insolvency risk? The role of market power and competitive intensity. Saqib Aziz, Mahabubur Rahman, Dildar Hussain, Duc K. Nguyen.
The value of responsibly farmed fish: A hedonic price study of ASC-certified whitefish. Frank Asche, Julia Bronnmann, Andreea L. Cojocaru.
Integrating the green economy, circular economy and bioeconomy in a strategic sustainability framework. D. D’Amato, J. Korhonen.
Climate change and species decline: Distinct sources of European consumer concern supporting more sustainable diets. Joop de Boer, Harry Aiking.
Journal of Marketing
Wage Inequality: Its Impact on Customer Satisfaction and Firm Performance. Boas Bamberger, Christian Homburg, Dominik M. Wielgos.
Journal of Political Economy
Directed Technical Change as a Response to Natural Resource Scarcity. John Hassler, Per Krusell, Conny Olovsson.
Discrimination, Managers, and Firm Performance: Evidence from “Aryanizations” in Nazi Germany. Kilian Huber, Volker Lindenthal, Fabian Waldinger.
Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science
Guest Editorial: Responsible Research in Marketing. Michael Haenlein, Mary Jo Bitner, Ajay K. Kohli, Katherine N. Lemon, David J. Reibstein.
Contained: why it’s better to display some products without a package. Courtney Szocs, Sara Williamson, Adam Mills.
Reimagining marketing strategy: driving the debate on grand challenges. Ko de Ruyter, Debbie Isobel Keeling, Kirk Plangger, Matteo Montecchi, Maura L. Scott, Darren W. Dahl.
Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
Overbooked and Overlooked: Machine Learning and Racial Bias in Medical Appointment Scheduling. Michele Samorani, Shannon L. Harris, Linda Goler Blount, Haibing Lu, Michael A. Santoro.
A Vision of Responsible Research in Operations Management. Serguei Netessine.
Pandemics/Epidemics: Challenges and Opportunities for Operations Management Research. Sushil Gupta, Martin K. Starr, Reza Zanjirani Farahani, Nasrin Asgari.
The Impact of Increase in Minimum Wages on Consumer Perceptions of Service: A Transformer Model of Online Restaurant Reviews. Dinesh Puranam, Vrinda Kadiyali, Vishal Narayan.
Frontiers: Can an Artificial Intelligence Algorithm Mitigate Racial Economic Inequality? An Analysis in the Context of Airbnb. Shunyuan Zhang, Nitin Mehta, Param Vir Singh, Kannan Srinivasan.
Organizational Behaviour and Human Decision Processes
The race discipline gap: A cautionary note on archival measures of behavioral misconduct. Sheryl L. Walter, Erik Gonzalez-Mulé, Cristiano L. Guarana, Ernest H. O’Boyle, Christopher M. Berry, Timothy T. Baldwin.
The stereotype rub-off effect – Organizational stereotypes modulate behavioural expectations, expectancy violation and punishment after transgressions. Peer Stiegert, Susanne Täuber, Marijke C. Leliveld, Jana Oehmichen.
Production and Operations Management
Is Your Retailer a Friend or Foe: When Should the Manufacturer Allow Its Retailer to Refurbish? Ahmed Timoumi, Narendra Singh, Subodha Kumar.
Inventory Policies for Pharmaceutical Distribution in Zambia: Improving Availability and Access Equity. Jérémie Gallien, Ngai-Hang Z. Leung, Prashant Yadav.
Aid Allocation for Camp-Based and Urban Refugees with Uncertain Demand and Replenishments. Shima Azizi, Cem Deniz Caglar Bozkir, Andrew C. Trapp, O. Erhun Kundakcioglu, Ali Kaan Kurbanzade.
Scalability in Platforms for Local Groceries: An Examination of Indirect Network Economies. Lina Wang, Elliot Rabinovich, Timothy J. Richards.
Emergence of Informal Safety Leadership: A Social–Cognitive Process for Accident Prevention. Chunlin Wu, Han Yao, Xin Ning, Lei Wang.
How Do On-demand Ridesharing Services Affect Traffic Congestion? The Moderating Role of Urban Compactness. Ziru Li, Chen Liang, Yili Hong, Zhongju Zhang.
Cascading Sustainability in Multi-tier Supply Chains: When Do Chinese Suppliers Adopt Sustainable Procurement? Miriam Wilhelm, Veronica H. Villena.
Development-Aid Supply Chains for Economic Development and Post-Disaster Recovery. ManMohan S. Sodhi, James Knuckles.
How Nudges Lead to Improved Energy Efficiency in Manufacturing: Evidence from Archival Data and a Field Study. Suvrat Dhanorkar, Enno Siemsen.
Does CSR Reduce Idiosyncratic Risk? Roles of Operational Efficiency and AI Innovation. Guo Li, Na Li, Suresh P. Sethi.
How Coopetition Influences Environmental Performance: Role of Financial Slack, Leverage, and Leanness. Sachin B. Modi, David E. Cantor.
Quarterly Journal of Economics
Reallocation Effects of the Minimum Wage. Christian Dustmann, Attila Lindner, Uta Schönberg, Matthias Umkehrer, Philipp vom Berge.
Flexible Wages, Bargaining, and the Gender Gap. Barbara Biasi, Heather Sarsons.
Hall of Mirrors: Corporate Philanthropy and Strategic Advocacy. Marianne Bertrand, Matilde Bombardini, Raymond Fisman, Brad Hackinen, Francesco Trebbi.
The Economic Consequences of Increasing Sleep Among the Urban Poor. Pedro Bessone, Gautam Rao, Frank Schilbach, Heather Schofield, Mattie Toma.
Review of Accounting Studies
Negotiation and executive gender pay gaps in nonprofit organizations. Andrew R. Finley, Curtis M. Hall, Amanda R. Marino.
A new take on voice: the influence of BlackRock’s ‘Dear CEO’ letters. Andrea Pawliczek, A. Nicole Skinner, Laura A. Wellman.
The impact of carbon disclosure mandates on emissions and financial operating performance. Benedikt Downar, Jürgen Ernstberger, Stefan Reichelstein, Sebastian Schwenen, Aleksandar Zaklan.
Mandatory CSR and sustainability reporting: economic analysis and literature review. Hans B. Christensen, Luzi Hail, Christian Leuz.
Doing good when doing well: evidence on real earnings management. William Grieser, Charles J. Hadlock, Joshua R. Pierce.
Review of Economic Studies
The Gender Earnings Gap in the Gig Economy: Evidence from over a Million Rideshare Drivers. Cody Cook, Rebecca Diamond, Jonathan V Hall, John A List, Paul Oyer.
Strategic Management Journal
Hidden in a group? Market reactions to multi-violator corporate social irresponsibility disclosures. Chang Liu, Stephanie Lu Wang, Dan Li.
Competing or complementary labels? Estimating spillovers in Chinese green building certification. Xia Li, Timothy Simcoe.
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