Latest edition of Journal of Business Ethics

August 27, 2008

The latest edition of the JBE has an article from Dima Jamali from the CSR CoP:

A Stakeholder Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility: A Fresh Perspective into Theory and Practice, by Jamali, D., in: Journal of Business Ethics, volume 82, number 1, pages 213-231, 2008.

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Extended call for EABIS Colloquium 2008

May 22, 2008

EABIS Colloquium – Contributions Deadline Extended          


Dear Friends and Colleagues,

At the request of many, the deadline for submission of Paper Proposals & Contributions has been extended to: MONDAY 9 JUNE. Full guidelines available at

“Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability: Leadership and Organisational Change”


  • Internal dynamics of the firm
  • Embedding CR and Sustainability in the purpose and strategy of the Firm
  • Integration in organisational culture, structure, processes, systems, competencies and transformational leadership required

Related Themes with respect to integrating CR and sustainability:

  • Management of Change
  • Organisational Learning
  • Human Resource Management
  • Performance Management
  • Leadership Development & Executive Education

Key Dates:

Submission of proposals for presentation (4-5 pages maximum)  9 June to


Invitation to hold presentation      30 June

Presentation at Colloquium          12 September

Invitation to submit full paper       30 October

Submission of full paper approx.     10 January 2009

Review and feedback approx.       10 March 2009

Closure of editorial process approx. 30 April 2009

Note: Full papers are not required till early 2009.

Practitioners: if desired, it might be possible to team you up with academics for joint paper submission for publication in our special issue journals.

With kind regards,

The EABIS Team

Calls for CSR-related articles

May 8, 2008

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


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:, 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 ( ). Manuscripts must conform to BEQ’s normal submission requirements (see the information for contributors on the BEQ website: ). 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 ( ).


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 . 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.