David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society 20:194-205 (2009)
Family ownership and/or involvement in the business have rarely been adopted as a discriminating variable in organizations and the natural environment or sustainability research. Family firms introduce a dynamic that is different from professionally run firms. This paper develops a theoretical framework to show that family firms whose dominant family coalition shares a vision of sustainability will be more likely to develop and deploy their organizational capabilities for a sustainability strategy. In family firms with a shared vision of sustainability, familiness, localness, long-term orientation, and family identity will have a positive mediating effect on the deployment of organizational capabilities for a proactive sustainability strategy
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Pramodita Sharma & Sanjay Sharma (2011). Drivers of Proactive Environmental Strategy in Family Firms. Business Ethics Quarterly 21 (2):309-334.
Rebecca G. Long & K. Michael Mathews (2011). Ethics in the Family Firm. Business Ethics Quarterly 21 (2):287-308.
G. Tyge Payne, Keith H. Brigham, J. Christian Broberg, Todd W. Moss & Jeremy C. Short (2011). Organizational Virtue Orientationand Family Firms. Business Ethics Quarterly 21 (2):257-285.
Manuel Carlos Vallejo (2008). Is the Culture of Family Firms Really Different? A Value-Based Model for its Survival Through Generations. Journal of Business Ethics 81 (2):261 - 279.
Tina T. He, Wilson X. B. Li & Gordon Y. N. Tang (2012). Dividends Behavior in State- Versus Family-Controlled Firms: Evidence From Hong Kong. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 110 (1):97-112.
Sara A. Morris (2005). Corporate Social Performance in Family Firms. Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society 16:154-159.
Eleni Stavrou, George Kassinis & Alexis Filotheou (2007). Downsizing and Stakeholder Orientation Among the Fortune 500: Does Family Ownership Matter? [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 72 (2):149 - 162.
Banjo Roxas & Alan Coetzer (2012). Institutional Environment, Managerial Attitudes and Environmental Sustainability Orientation of Small Firms. Journal of Business Ethics 111 (4):461-476.
Manuel Carlos Vallejo (2009). The Effects of Commitment of Non-Family Employees of Family Firms From the Perspective of Stewardship Theory. Journal of Business Ethics 87 (3):379 - 390.
Isabel Costa Lourenço, Manuel Castelo Branco, José Dias Curto & Teresa Eugénio (2012). How Does the Market Value Corporate Sustainability Performance? Journal of Business Ethics 108 (4):417 - 428.
María la Cruz Déniz Dénidez & Ma Katiuska Cabrera Suárez (2005). Corporate Social Responsibility and Family Business in Spain. Journal of Business Ethics 56 (1).
Michael Robinson, Anne Kleffner & Stephanie Bertels (2011). Signaling Sustainability Leadership: Empirical Evidence of the Value of DJSI Membership. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 101 (3):493-505.
María de la Cruz Déniz Déniz & Ma Katiuska Cabrera Suárez (2005). Corporate Social Responsibility and Family Business in Spain. Journal of Business Ethics 56 (1):27 - 41.
Johan Graafland, Bert van De Ven & Nelleke Stoffele (2003). Strategies and Instruments for Organising CSR by Small and Large Businesses in the Netherlands. Journal of Business Ethics 47 (1):45 - 60.
Donald H. Schepers (2006). Some Observations on the Global Practice of Socially Responsible Investment. Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society 17:164-169.
Added to index2012-03-18
Total downloads19 ( #193,932 of 1,796,218 )
Recent downloads (6 months)7 ( #116,661 of 1,796,218 )
How can I increase my downloads?