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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 7th Annual Research Conference - Program and Registration

As part of ARCS’ mission to foster first-rate research and build the community of scholars in this domain, we hold an annual research conference designed to bring together scholars interested in corporate sustainability strategy and management. The 7th Annual ARCS Research Conference will be hosted by the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in…

Trade-offs in the Adoption of Sustainability Standards

The issue of social and environmental sustainability is arguably highly relevant today, as forward-looking, self-interested companies have broadly shown they understand. Adherence to the principles underlying standards to pursue sustainability can, however, deliver unintended consequences. How sustainable is sustainability? Some people might ask this question ironically, drawing attention to the lack of a standard definition…

An Analysis of Hydraulic Fracturing Well Sitting in the Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale Boom

Hydraulic fracturing has rapidly emerged as a game changing technology for extracting oil and gas from unconventional shale formations. Wells developed with this technology necessitate only a small footprint, and can therefore be sited virtually anywhere, including in close proximity to homes and civic areas. With its ascendance, critics of the technology have emphasized the…


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