SustBusy Publications

The Research Centre “Business and Society – Towards a Sustainable World” produces sustainability related, scientific output involving research by the members of the center and joint projects with external researchers.

Published Papers

Geisendorf, S. / Klippert, C. (2017): “The effect of green investments in an agent-based climate-economic model”, Environmental Modeling & Assessment (forthcoming)


Acquier A.; Carbone, V.; Moatti, V. (2016): “’Teaching the Sushi Chef’: Hybridization Work and CSR Integration in a Japanese Multinational Company”, Journal of Business Ethics, pp 1-21 (forthcoming)


Brühl, R. and Kury, M. (2016): “Rhetorical Tactics to Influence Responsibility Judgments. Account Giving in Banks Presidents Letters during the Financial Market Crisis”, International Journal of Business Communication


De Stefano M. C., Montes-Sancho M. J., Busch T. (2016): “A natural resource-based view of climate change: Innovation challenges in the automobile industry”, Journal of Cleaner Production 139, 1436-1448.


Eichhorn, M. and Brühl, R. (2016): “Banker’s New Clothes: Ideological Use of Social Accounts”, Journal of Business Ethics (revise & resubmit)


Fercoq, A., Lamouri, S., Carbone, V. (2016): “Lean/Green integration focused on waste reduction techniques”, Journal of Cleaner Production 137, pp 567-578


Fracarolli Nunes, M. & Lee Park, C. (2016). “Self-claimed sustainability: Building social and environmental reputations with words”, Sustainable Production and Consumption, in press, DOI:


Fracarolli Nunes, M. & Lee Park, C. (2016): “Caught red-handed: The cost of the Volkswagen Dieselgate”, Journal of Global Responsibility, v.7, n.2, 288-302


Geisendorf, S. (2016): “The Impact of Personal Beliefs on Climate Change: The ‘Battle of Perspectives’ revisited”, Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 26, pp. 551-580


Geisendorf, S. and Nuscheler, D. (2016): “Does Sustainability create Shareholder Value? – The Impact of Sustainability on Stock Market Performance of European Firms”, Zeitschrift für Umweltpolitik und Umweltrecht, Vol. 1, pp 88-115


Jahn, J. and Brühl, R. (2016): “How Friedman’s View on Individual Freedom Relates to Stakeholder Theory and Social Contract Theory”, Journal of Business Ethics, 1-12


Nepomuceno, M.V. and Laroche, M. (2016): “Do I fear Death? The Effects of Mortality Salience on Individuals who score High on Anti-Consumption Lifestyles”, Journal of Consumer Affairs (forthcoming)


Nepomuceno, M.V. and Laroche, M. (2016): “When Materialists intend to resist Consumption: The Moderating Role of Self-Control and Long-Term Orientation”, Journal of Business Ethics (forthcoming)


Pape, U. and Kreibohm, E. (2016): “The Performance of Socially Responsible Investment Funds in Germany”, Business Ethics: A European Review (under review)


Tapia, M.; De Stefano, M. and Herrero, L. (2016): “Is Development Aid Effective in Central America?”, Economic Letters (work-in-progress)


Carbone, V. and Blanquart, C. (2015): “Collaborative Supply Chains and Environmental Awareness: A Typology in Terms of Proximity”, Supply Chain Forum: an International Journal, 15(4), pp 28-41


Geisendorf, S. (2015): “Evolutionary Climate-Change Modeling”, Computational Economics (under review)


Nepomuceno, M. and Laroche, M. (2015): “The Impact of Materialism and Anti-Consumption Lifestyles on Personal Debt and Account Balances”, Journal of Business Research, 68(3), pp 654-664


Nepomuceno, M. et al. (2015): “How to reduce Perceived Risk when Buying Online: The Interactions Between Intangibility, Product Knowledge, Brand Familiarity, Privacy and Security Concerns”, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 21(4), pp 619-629


Acosta, P.; Acquier, A. and Delbard, O. (2014): “Just Do It? The Adoption of Sustainable Supply Chain Management Programs from a Supplier Perspective”, Supply Chain Forum: An International Journal, 15(1), pp 76-91


Karmann, T., Mauer, R., Flatten, T., Brettel, M. (2014): “Entrepreneurial orientation and corruption”, Journal of Business Ethics, 133(2), pp 223-234


Lisicki, O. and Prime, N. (2014) : “Le BoP comme Agent d’Innovation : du Segment au Ferment”, Economies et Societes, 1(3), pp 159-171


Rattalino, F. (2014): “Verso l’eccellenza dell’altruismo”, Harvard Business Review Italia, January-February, pp 28-28


Struminska-Kutra, M., Rok, B. and Mockallo, Z. (2017)“Workplace innovation context in Poland: Between structure and agency”, in: Workplace Innovation: Theory, Research and Practice, ‘Aligning Perspectives on Health, Safety and Well-Being’ series, Springer International Publishing (forthcoming)


Struminska-Kutra, M. and Rok, B. (2017): Innowacje w miejscu pracy. Pomiedzy efektywnoscia a jakoscia zycia zawodowego (Workplace innovation. Efficiency and quality of life at work), Poltext, Warsaw.


Arruda de, M. C. and Rok, B. (2016): “Understanding Ethics and Responsibilities in a Globalizing World, Berlin: Springer International Publishing


Brühl, R. and Kury, M. (2016): “Vertrauensbildung durch Kommunikation – die Rolle von Verantwortung und Rechenschaft”, in: Vertrauensbasierte Führung, hrsg. v. F. Keuper und T. Sommerlatte, Wiesbaden: Gabler, 2016, pp 179-196


Gasparski, W.W., Lewicka-Strzalecka A., Bak D., Rok B. and Kuraszko I. (2016): “Evolution and Specific of Business Ethics in Poland”, in: A. N. Krylov, ed., Handbuch zur Europäischen Wirtschaftsethik: Business Ethics: Expectations of Society and the Social Sensitisation of Business, Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag – Verlag Oesterreich, Berlin – Wien, 453-466


Fracarolli Nunes, M. and Lee Park, C. (2016):Sustainable smart manufacturing: Assembling innovation-friendly enterprises”, in: Challenges for Technology Innovation: an Agenda for the Future, Taylor & Francis Publishing (forthcoming)


Palmer D. and Rattalino, F. (2015): “Handbook of Research on Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibilities, Advances in Business Strategy and Competitive Advantage”, IGI Global, Hershey


Rattalino, F. (2015): “Sustainability and Competitive Advantage: A Case of Patagonia’s Sustainability-Driven Innovation and Shared Value”, in Palmer, D.: Handbook of Research on Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibilities, IGI Global, pp 330-355


Delbard, O. (2014): “Par-delà Le Développement Durable- Nature, culture(s) and coopération(s): Beyond sustainability – Nature, Culture(s) and cooperation(s)”, Bord de l’eau – Mondes Marchands