Best Paper Award


The Political Dynamics of Sustainable Coffee: Contested Value Regimes and the Transformation of Sustainability

David Levy, University of Massachusetts Boston, USA

Juliane Reinecke, University of Warwick, UK

Stephan Manning, University of Massachusetts Boston, USA


Going Off Script: How Managers Make Sense of the Ending of Their Careers

Heather Vough, University of Cincinnati, USA

Christine Bataille, Ithaca College, USA

Sung Chul Noh, McGill University, Canada

Mary Dean Lee, McGill University, Canada


Playing on Two Chessboards: Reputation Effects between Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Corporate Political Activity (CPA)

Frank den Hond, Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki & VU University, Amsterdam

Kathleen A. Rehbein, Marquette University, Milwaukee

Frank G. A. de Bakker, VU University, Amsterdam

Hilde Kooijmans-van Lankveld, Province Noord-Brabant, ‘s-Hertogenbosch


How Useful are the Strategic Tools We Teach in Business Schools?

Robert Wright, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
Sotirios Paroutis, University of Warwick, UK
Daniela Blettner, Simon Fraser University, Canada


Family and Lone Founder Ownership and Strategic Behaviour: Social Context, Identity, and Institutional Logics

Danny Miller, HEC Montreal and University of Alberta, Canada
Isabelle Le Breton-Miller, HEC Montreal and University of Alberta, Canada
Richard Lester, Texas A&M University, USA


What Wall Street Wants – Exploring the Role of Security Analysts in the Evolution and Spread of Management Concepts

Alexander Nicolai, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany
Ann-Christine Schulz, Free University Berlin, Germany
Thomas Thomas, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany


Changing Vertical Integration Strategies Under Pressure from Foreign Competition: The Case of US and German Multinationals

Florian Gröne, Consultant, Germany
Thomas Hutzschenreuter, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany


‘Citibankers’ at Citigroup: A Study of the Loss of Institutional Trust after a Merger

Steve Maguire, McGill University, Canada
Nelson Phillips, Imperial College London, UK


The Influence of Decision, Environmental and Firm Characteristics on the Rationality of Strategic Decision-Making

John Child, University of Birmingham, UK
Said Elbanna, United Arab Emirates University, UAE


Entrepreneurship and Dynamic Capabilities: A Review, Model and Research Agenda

Per Davidsson, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Harry Sapienza, University of Minnesota, USA
Shaker Zahra, University of Minnesota, USA


Learning to build a car: An empirical investigation of organizational learning

Bruno Dyck, University of Manitoba, Canada
Michael Mauws, Athabasca University, Canada
Gary Mischke, Retired
Fred Starke, University of Manitoba, Canada