Business and Society Program

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Request for Submissions 

The United Nations Global Compact’s Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative and Giving Voice To Values (GVV) are offering a $10,000 award for an outstanding GVV-Style Case on Anti-Corruption. The case competition will be managed by the North American Case Research Association (NACRA).  Cases submitted for the award and judged acceptable will be presented at NACRA’s 2014 annual meeting in Austin, Texas, on October 23 – 25, 2014. The award will be given to the case  submitted for review which is judged to be the most outstanding GVV-style case on anti-corruption. Cases may not be previously published. Deadline for case submission is June 13, 2014.

For more information please read the detailed case competition call.

 

Call for Contributions 

Proposals are invited for concise (150 pages average length) business education books geared to the undergraduate, MBA and executive education markets.  Interested authors are invited to discuss their ideas with Mary Gentile, Mgentile3@babson.edu.

 

On-Line Resources 

The award-winning video series Ethics Unwrapped, produced by the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, is an innovative resource in ethics education. With a focus on behavioral ethics, and more than thirty videos with teaching notes, this FREE series is available online for educators and students in high school, college or the workplace. Recent additions include a video series on values-driven leadership based on the book Giving Voice to Values by Mary Gentile. 

 

Books

Corporate Diplomacy: Building Reputations and Relationships with External Stakeholders (Witold J. Henisz; April 2014)

The Sustainable MBA: A Business Guide to Sustainability (Giselle Weybrecht; December 2013)

Owning Our Future: The Emerging Ownership Revolution (Marjorie Kelly; Berrett-Koehler; June 2012)

The Shareholder Value Myth: How Putting Shareholders First Harms Investors, Corporations, and the Public (Lynn Stout; Berrett-Koehler; May 2012)

Making Good: Finding Meaning, Money, and Community in a Changing World (Billy Parish and Dev Aujla; Rodale; March 2012)

Evolutions in Sustainable Investing: Strategies, Funds and Thought Leadership (Cary Krosinsky, Nick Robins, Stephen Viederman; Wiley Finance; December 2011)

Giving Voice to Values (Mary Gentile; Yale University; 2010)


Quarterly

oikos Case Quarterly: Fairtrade (Issue 13, March 2014)