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Sustainability Matters
Sustainability

Sustainability Matters

by Editor ESSEC Knowledge

"It is hard to comprehend why we are collectively still moving too slowly"

SUSTAINING CORPORATE VOLUNTEERS ENGAGEMENT: A NEW COUNTERINTUITIVE APPROACH
Strategy

SUSTAINING CORPORATE VOLUNTEERS ENGAGEMENT: A NEW COUNTERINTUITIVE APPROACH

by Arthur Gautier

What are the factors explaining that some employees sustain their volunteering commitment over time?

Make Business Green Again: the Role of Financial Markets
Sustainability

Make Business Green Again: the Role of Financial Markets

by Roméo Tédongap

While certain countries are denying the reality of climate change, cities, states and companies all around the world are taking their own initiatives towards a sustainable future for our planet

Individual Support toward Environmental Policy: The Role of Trust
Economy & Finance

Individual Support toward Environmental Policy: The Role of Trust

by Estefania Santacreu-Vasut

The negative consequences of climate change are a source of concern for both policymakers and the public. To address these legitimate worries, private and public organizations are multiplying actions and legislation...

TOP RESEARCH The CEO’s Journey to Sustainability
Sustainability

The CEO’s Journey to Sustainability

by Stefan Gröschl

Stefan Gröschl, Prof. of Management at ESSEC Business School and spokesman on CSR, shares his latest research on ex-Puma CEO Jochen Zeitz and the journey to sustainability.Our lessons come from the journey, not the destination

The other side of the global environmental conversation
Sustainability

The other side of the global environmental conversation

by Hamid Bouchikhi

Professor Hamid Bouchikhi spoke with ESSEC Knowledge LIVE to discuss COP 23 and the critical role entrepreneurs must play in a more sustainable future.

TOP RESEARCH Crowdfunding as reciprocal giving
Sustainability

Crowdfunding as reciprocal giving

by Arthur Gautier

New research by ESSEC Business School’s Kevin André and Arthur Gautier looks at how reward-based crowdfunding platforms are shaking-up the self-Interest vs. altruism dichotomy.

TOP RESEARCH Can Financial Markets Push for CSR?
Economy & Finance

Can Financial Markets Push for CSR?

by Adrián Zicari

Those in advanced and developed industrial countries may be tempted to view emerging markets as irresponsible producers of pollution and a culprit for much of the world’s global warming.

TOP RESEARCH Building a Sustainable Capitalism From the Bottom-Up
Sustainability

Building a Sustainable Capitalism From the Bottom-Up

by Bernard Leca

Why has Corporate Social Responsibility so-far failed to usher in a new, more sustainable paradigm? In his article “Is Corporate Social Responsibility a New Spirit of Capitalism?”, Professor Bernard Leca, with co-authors Kazmi (Aston Business School) and Naccache (INSEEC Business School), argues that a bottom-up approach, focusing on the participation of employees and not just managers.

TOP RESEARCH 3 Minutes to Improve the Effectiveness of Corporate Giving
Sustainability

3 Minutes to Improve the Effectiveness of Corporate Giving

by Anne-Claire Pache

As philanthropy and philanthropic practices are becoming increasingly common in the business setting, how can companies develop philanthropic strategies to maximize their social impact? Professor Anne-Claire Pache explains in 3 minutes.

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