RRVS Organizing Committee

Responsible Research Virtual Summit – Organizing Committee   *Franklin Allen, Imperial College Business School, UK   Leonard Berry, Texas A&M University, USA   Patty Dechow, University of Southern California, USA  *Bill Glick, Rice University, USA David Reibstein, The Wharton School, USA  Livio Scalvini, Imperial College Business School, UK Alexia Shonteff, ASU/RRBM, USA Jean-Alexis Spitz, EFMD/RRBM, Belgium *Anne S. Tsui,…

Responsible Research Roundtable 2021 Agenda

  OBJECTIVES   The goal of the Responsible Research Roundtable was to develop a SHARED UNDERSTANDING and a JOINT COMMITMENT for a systemic move toward business knowledge co-production by academia and its stakeholders (business, institutions, civil society) for the betterment of society.   The specific action-oriented objectives we aspired to achieve were:   Why? IDENTIFY…

More Resistance Than Expected
Some Ph.D. Program Directors Refuse to See the Responsible Research Initiative as an Opportunity
Katrin Muff

I had the opportunity to present the initiative as a keynote speaker at the EFMD Doctoral Programme Conference recently and was surprised by the degree of intellectual resistance to the idea. I had chosen a purposefully interactive presentation format, inviting the audience of Ph.D. Directors to reflect on their role in crafting programs that generate…

Bring Context Back In for Impact
Srilata Zaheer

When I was hired by the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management 29 years ago, my first assignment was to teach a course called “Business, Government, and the Macroeconomy.” It highlighted business’ and governments’ necessary interdependence and partnership, and the role of institutions in strengthening business and society.  It reinforced my belief that scholars…

University of Sussex Business School

University of Sussex Business School, UK Research Mobilisation Groups     The University of Sussex Business School carries out high-quality research that addresses real-world issues, and seeks to develop current and aspiring leaders who will champion critical and original thinking. We have created research mobilisation groups (RMGs) that focus on promoting responsible business practice. RMGs…