Research

Research on ethics, sustainability and responsibility encompasses people, planet and profit, i.e. environmental, social as well as economic aspects, and their governance.

 

Topics of research include: 

  • Corporate governance;
  • Companies and climate/energy (innovation, emission trading);
  • Consumers and sustainability/CSR;
  • Commercial bank environmental and social risk management;
  • Corporate social responsibility and sustainability in international business;
  • Partnerships for development;
  • Green innovation and product development
  • Sustainable/social entrepreneurship;
  • Ethical leadership;
  • Stakeholder management;
  • CSR communication, branding and advertising;
  • Sustainability reporting and assurance;
  • NGO accountability;
  • The role of shareholders and investors in sustainability/CSR.

Most sections have researchers with an interest in the topics above but three give them more structural attention.

19 February 2014