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8th Annual ARCS Research Conference

May 1820, 2016
Hosted by the Leeds School of Business at University of Colorado, Boulder

8th Annual Ivey/ARCS PhD Sustainability Academy

November 58, 2015
Hosted by the Ivey Business School at Western University

7th Annual ARCS Research Conference

May 1315, 2015
Hosted by the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University

ARCS President Magali Delmas Discusses "Skyrocketing Greenwashing" with the NY Times

ARCS President Magali Delmas is widely quoted in the October 17, 2015 NY Times article "Social Responsibility That Rubs Right Off" - an article inspired by the recent Volkswagen emissions-rigging scandal. “The prevalence of greenwashing has skyrocketed in recent years,” Magali Delmas, a professor of management at the University of…

Call for Papers - ARCS 8th Annual Research Conference

ALLIANCE FOR RESEARCH ON CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY EIGHTH ANNUAL RESEARCH CONFERENCE May 18-20, 2016 Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder Boulder, CO, USA  DEADLINE: JANUARY 8, 2016  This eighth annual conference of the Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) will bring together scholars from a variety of disciplinary…

Can Executive Compensation Push Firms to Harm the Environment?

The recent passage of the Paris Agreement generated by the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference highlights the global consensus on the importance of reducing our environmental harm. A significant part of the problem, and thus solution, is business. Companies generate large amounts of pollution. Indeed, Trucost (2013) made the provocative claim that most industries…

These are the Shortfalls of the Paris Climate Change Deal

The agreement is huge but there’s still a lot to do. This year has been a milestone year for commerce and climate agreements. Two of the biggest are the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), and the recently completed Paris Climate Compact. The TPP struck by the U.S. and 11 other Pacific nations defines commercial rules for…


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