Here are a few calls for CSR-related papers/articles that were first summarised in the recent BAM CSR newsletter edited by Alan Murray (if you’re not a member of the SIG then it really is worthwhile, click HERE for more info)
Call for papers for a special issue of Business Strategy and the Environment. Special issue topic: Trade-Offs in Corporate Sustainability. Deadline for submissions: September 15, 2008. For more information please visit www.seabus-research.net/specialissue/bse/index.html.
Call for contributions for a book: “Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility: From risk management to value creation“. How to shift from risk management to value creation? is the key theme of this book. The deadline for abstract submissions is May 31, 2008. For further information, to discuss ideas for contributions and to submit abstracts/manuscripts, please contact: Céline Louche, Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School, Reep 1, 9000 Gent, Belgium, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel.: +32 9 210 9798
Call for Manuscripts – Business Ethics Quarterly, Accountability in a Global Economy: The Emergence of International Accountability Standards to Advance Corporate Social Responsibility. Manuscripts must be submitted electronically by December 1, 2008 using BEQ’s submission website (http://editorialexpress.com/beq ). Manuscripts must conform to BEQ’s normal submission requirements (see the information for contributors on the BEQ website: www.businessethicsquarterly.org ). Be sure to indicated “special issue – accountability” in the “comments” section of the online submission form. Manuscripts should not exceed 12000 words and will be blind reviewed following the journal’s standard process. For further information contact guest editor Dirk Ulrich Gilbert (email@example.com ).
Special issue call for papers from Social Responsibility Journal on Globalization, Sustainable Development and Socially Responsible Initiatives in Developing Countries. Deadline for submission of full papers is 15th December 2008, the special issue will be published in late 2009. Authors should submit their manuscripts electronically (preferably in Word format) to Ananda at firstname.lastname@example.org . Their length should not exceed 9000 words (including all references, tables, figures, author bios, abstracts and keywords), although in some cases, involving mainly the reporting of qualitative data, longer manuscripts may be accepted. The front page should contain the title of the work, list authors’ names, affiliations and contacts. All papers will be subject to the normal refereeing process. Authors wishing to discuss their paper prior to submission may contact the guest editor.