Business and Society Special Issues on Digital Technology and Business Responsibilities

Business and Society just recently published its new special issue titled "The Governance of Digital Technology, Big Data, and the Internet: New Roles and Responsibilities for Business." This Issue features a collection of articles that explore how new technologies and innovations have changed the social responsibilities of businesses. What does the digital age hold for corporate social responsibility? … Continue reading Business and Society Special Issues on Digital Technology and Business Responsibilities

Contributing to The International Debate on Meta-Organizations: Why Meta-Organizations Matter

[We’re pleased to welcome author Héloïse Berkowitz of the Ecole Polytechnique, Paris and Sanne Bor of the Hanken School of Economics. Berkowitz and Bor recently published an article in the Journal of Management Inquiry entitled “Why Meta-organizations Matter: a Response to Lawton et al. and Spillman," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below,  Berkowitz … Continue reading Contributing to The International Debate on Meta-Organizations: Why Meta-Organizations Matter

New Podcast: Kincy Madison on Agency and Stewardship Theory

In the latest podcast from Family Business Review, assistant editor Karen Vinton speaks with Kincy Madison of Mississippi State University about the article "Viewing Family Firm Behavior and Governance Through the Lens of Agency and Stewardship Theories," co-authored with Daniel Holt, Franz Kellermanns, and Annette Ranft. You can find the podcast on the Family Business Review … Continue reading New Podcast: Kincy Madison on Agency and Stewardship Theory

Book Review: Al Gore’s ‘The Future’

Al Gore. The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change. New York, NY: Random House, 2013. 558 pp. $30. ISBN: 978-0-8129-9294-6 Read the review by Michael Marien of Global Foresight Books, published in the World Future Review June 2013 issue: A huge and well-researched book on “the six most important drivers of global change, how they … Continue reading Book Review: Al Gore’s ‘The Future’

Assessing a Presidential Transition: Bill Clinton’s Inaugural Year

Al S. Lovvorn and W. Earl Walker, both of The Citadel, published "Assessing a Presidential Transition: Bill Clinton's Inaugural Year" on September 29th, 2011 in the Journal of Management Inquiry's OnlineFirst collection. Other articles in this collection can be found here. The abstract: A presidential administration transition is a crucial time for establishing an effective … Continue reading Assessing a Presidential Transition: Bill Clinton’s Inaugural Year