Rethinking business growth through the case of social enterprises

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Thomas Bauwens of Utrecht University, Benjamin Huybrechts of Emlyon Business School, and Frédéric Dufays of KU Leuven. They recently published an article in Organization & Environment entitled “Understanding the Diverse Scaling Strategies of Social Enterprises as Hybrid Organizations: The Case of Renewable Energy Cooperatives," which is currently free to read for a … Continue reading Rethinking business growth through the case of social enterprises

Listening to the Heart or the Head? Exploring the “Willingness Versus Ability” Succession Dilemma

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Melanie Richards of University of Bath, Nadine Kammerlander of WHU–Otto Beisheim School of Management, and Thomas Zellweger of the University of St. Gallen. They recently published an article in the Family Business Review entitled "Listening to the Heart or the Head? Exploring the “Willingness Versus Ability” Succession Dilemma," which is … Continue reading Listening to the Heart or the Head? Exploring the “Willingness Versus Ability” Succession Dilemma

The Selective Use of Graphical Information in Corporate Annual Reports

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Andrea Melis and Simone Aresu of the Università degli Studi di Cagliari. They recently published an article in the International Journal of Business Communication entitled "Analyst Following, Country’s Financial Development, and the Selective Use of Graphical Information in Corporate Annual Reports," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, they … Continue reading The Selective Use of Graphical Information in Corporate Annual Reports

Does Wealth Matter for Responsible Investment?

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Trond Døskeland and Lars Jacob Tynes Pedersen of the NHH Norwegian School of Economics. They recently published an article in Business & Society entitled "Does Wealth Matter for Responsible Investment? Experimental Evidence on the Weighing of Financial and Moral Arguments," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, they … Continue reading Does Wealth Matter for Responsible Investment?

A Different Perspective on the Nonfamily vs. Family CEO Debate

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Rüveyda Kelleci of Hasselt University, Frank Lambrechts of Hasselt University, Wim Voordeckers of Hasselt University, and Jolien Huybrechts of Maastricht University. They recently published an article in the Family Business Review entitled "CEO Personality: A Different Perspective on the Nonfamily Versus Family CEO Debate," which is currently free to read for a limited time. … Continue reading A Different Perspective on the Nonfamily vs. Family CEO Debate

When Does Corporate Social Performance Pay for International Firms?

[We’re pleased to welcome author Alan Muller of the University of Groningen. Dr. Muller recently published an article in Business & Society entitled "When Does Corporate Social Performance Pay for International Firms?," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, Dr. Muller reflects on the impact and innovations of this research:] What motivated you … Continue reading When Does Corporate Social Performance Pay for International Firms?

The Transformational Change Challenge of Memes Around Marriage Equality

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Sandra Waddock of Boston College, Steve Waddell of SDG Transformations Forum, and Paul S. Gray of Boston College. They recently published an article in Business & Society entitled "The Transformational Change Challenge of Memes: The Case of Marriage Equality in the United States," which is currently free to read for a limited time. … Continue reading The Transformational Change Challenge of Memes Around Marriage Equality

Institutional-Political Scenarios for Anthropocene Society

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Andrew J. Hoffman of the University of Michigan and P. Devereaux Jennings of University of Alberta. They recently published an article in Business & Society entitled "Institutional-Political Scenarios for Anthropocene Society," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, they reflect on the impact and innovations of this research:] We … Continue reading Institutional-Political Scenarios for Anthropocene Society

How Can Utilities Overcome Their Trustworthiness Problem?

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Dr. Wojtek Przepiorka of Utrecht University and Dr. Christine Horne of Washington State University. They recently published an article in Organization & Environment entitled “How Can Consumer Trust in Energy Utilities be Increased? The Effectiveness of Prosocial, Proenvironmental, and Service-Oriented Investments as Signals of Trustworthiness," which is currently free to read for … Continue reading How Can Utilities Overcome Their Trustworthiness Problem?

The Effects of Financial Crisis on the Organizational Reputation of Banks

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Mario R. Englert of Lauda Dr. R. Wobser GmbH & Co. KG, Christopher Koch of the University Mainz, and Jens Wüstemann of the University of Mannheim. They recently published an article in Business & Society entitled "The Effects of Financial Crisis on the Organizational Reputation of Banks: An Empirical Analysis of … Continue reading The Effects of Financial Crisis on the Organizational Reputation of Banks