Sub-theme 01: (SWG) Capitalism, Corporations and Society

Christopher Wickert, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Andrew W. Crane, School of Management, University of Bath, United Kingdom
Frank de Bakker, IÉSEG School of Management, Lille, France
Session I: Thursday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, FG 1A1 (1st floor)
Chair: Andrew Crane
Joost Luyckx, Maddy Janssens and Arno Kourula
Reconsidering the political role of multinational corporations in global society: A critical analysis of corporate power and social resistance
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tirapani
Alessandro Niccolò Tirapani
How does neoliberalism reproduce in organizations? A poststructuralist approach to politics in management
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Luychx & Janssen
Bertrand Valiorgue and
Political CSR and hyper-visible externalities, a coasean perspective
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Vallentin
Session II: Thursday, July 06, 14:00 to 15:30, FG 1A1 (1st floor)
Chair: Frank de Bakker
Laura J. Spence and Scott Taylor
Critical corporate social responsibility: A proposal for reflexive critique in the name of praxis
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): de los Reyes & Scholz
Gastón de los Reyes and Markus Scholz
The radical organizational implications of the legitimacy argument for marginal social strategies
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Spence & Taylor
Steen Vallentin
On the meaning, boundaries and value of 'implicit' CSR: A conceptual critique and alternative proposal
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Valiorgue & Daudigeos
Session III: Friday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, FG 1A1 (1st floor)
Chair: Christopher Wickert
Gregory Jackson and Julia Bartosch
Corporate Social Responsibility and Comparative Capitalism: Institutional determinants of mirroring, substitution and irresponsibility
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Matten & Moon
Rami Kaplan
Social change, CSR, and the displacement of corporate embeddedness: From the U.S. (1945–1950) to Britain (1977–1981) to Germany (2000–2010)
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Rasche, Lund Larsen, Gwozdz & Moon
Dirk Matten and Jeremy Moon
Capitalism, the public good and entrenched societal institutions – A game of domination or ménage-à-trois?
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jackson & Bartosch
Session IV: Friday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30, FG 1A1 (1st floor)
Chair: Andrew Crane
Lauren McCarthy
Unpaid care work and 21st century capitalism: What role for CSR?
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Schembera & Scherer
Andreas Rasche, Mathias Lund Larsen, Wencke Gwozdz and Jeremy Moon
What firms leave multi-stakeholder initiatives? An analysis of delistings from the UN Global Compact
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Kaplan
Stefan Schembera and Andreas Georg Scherer
Institutional and emotional dynamics on the dark side of legitimacy: The case of anti-corruption at SMEs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): McCarthy
Session V: Friday, July 07, 14:00 to 15:30, FG 1A1 (1st floor)
Chair: Frank de Bakker
Thais Carvalho de Oliveira, Cíntia Rodrigues de Oliveira and Verônica Angélica Freitas de Paula
Arguments about the consumption of clothes produced by companies denounced for the use of slave labor: Skepticism, moral engagement and attribution of blame
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Leitheiser
Erin Leitheiser
Drawing lines and taking sides: How national context influences international private governance arrangements
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Rodrigues de Oliveira Medeiros
Michelle Westermann-Behaylo
Comparative institutionalism and corporate human rights accountability
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Liu
Hui-Guo Liu
Exploring IPOs’ impacts on local employment: On the moderating effects of community features on relationship between entrepreneurship and organization dynamics
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Westerman-Behaylo et al.
Session VI: Saturday, July 08, 09:00 to 10:30, FG 1A1 (1st floor)
Chair: Christopher Wickert
Peer Hull Kristensen and Glenn Morgan
Danish foundations and cooperatives as forms of corporate governance
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jeppesen & Morsing
Bradley S. Long and Shelley T. Price
Indigenous spirituality within CSR frameworks as a path toward reconciliation in Canada
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Delannon
Søren Jeppesen and Mette Morsing
Where to find hope for Capitalism and Goodness? Studies of political CSR in an African SME Perspective
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Kristensen & Morgan
Session VII: Saturday, July 08, 11:00 to 12:30, FG 1A1 (1st floor)
Chair: Andrew Crane
Nolywé Delannon
Business, government and the subalterns: Revisiting political CSR from a Polanyian and creolized perspective
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Long & Prince
Anne Vestergaard and Michael Etter
Business and human rights. Exploring an evolving agenda for corporate responsibility
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Stoelhorst
J.W. Stoelhorst
Stakeholder capitalism: A naturalistic theory of welfare
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Vestergaard & Etter