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Our blog – the new wave – gives a voice to the next generation of business & society scholars. We publish student-led research on business & society to offer managers, companies and other societal stakeholders insights authored by their future employees, consumers and stakeholders.
Blogs on the new wave offer snapshots of ongoing and unpublished research projects and show how doctoral, master, and even undergrad students go about having an impact with their research projects.
14. January 2022
The problem with greenwashing: Can we avoid it?

Greenwashing - the projection of a green image despite unsustainable business practices - pervades our consumption-oriented society and is a threat to sincere business initiatives for greater sustainability. While commitments to sustainability are everywhere, many of them are not more than unstubstantiated facades that cover up highly problematic business practices which harm social and ecological […]

9. December 2021
Beyond Efficiency: The Roles of Large Corporates in Driving Sustainability Transitions

To address persistent sustainability challenges, societies need to fundamentally restructure consumption and production systems by initiating sustainability transitions.

2. September 2021
Voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives have failed. How to move forward?

An increasing number of CSR initiatives including mandatory requirements for companies have recently been established. But how are they perceived by societal stakeholders?

30. August 2021
The unspoken challenges venture capitalists face when engaging in socially responsible investing

Despite increasing interest by regulators and the public, impact investing is hard to engage in; here’s why.

18. August 2021
Beyond the buzz. Resilience in media organizations

Alternative media platforms in Romania proved resilient in front of industry-specific shocks and, recently, in front of the pandemic; what is the essence of their resilience?

1. July 2021
Corporate Social Responsibility in times of pandemics

The COVID crisis heavily impacted the Romanian society; How did CSR actors and NGOs react to it?

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