Corporate Social Responsibility & Corporate Sustainability

I am curious to understand why and how businesses implement Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)/ sustainability initiatives. Within these overarching questions, my previous work has investigated such topics as the effect of economic recession on sustainability initiatives, legitimacy of large corporations […]

Forest Products & Bioeconomy

Promoting sustainable utilization of forest products and bioeconomy is a focal area of my research. This topic fascinates me because, despite an immensely vast literature, we don’t quite know what sustainable utilization is. The many articles I have written, the […]

Media & Industry Magazines

A tightrope walk ahead for corporate sustainability managers. Article published in Greenbiz. June 3, 2020. Preventing future pandemics: A research avenue for corporate sustainability/social responsibility. A blogpost in the op-ed series “COVID-19 Insights from Business Sustainability Scholars” hosted by ONE […]

Edited Books & Chapters

Edited books Forests, business, and sustainability. Routledge publishers. 2016. The global forest sector: Changes, practices, and prospects. Taylor & Francis. 2014   Book chapters Legislated CSR: A brief introduction. In Wasieleski, D. & Weber, J. (Eds.), Business and Society 360, […]

Academic Journal Articles

It’s time to develop local production and supply networks. Strategy Insight Note. California Management Review. April 28, 2020. Voices unheard: Barriers to and opportunities for small farmers’ participation in oil palm contract farming. Forthcoming in Journal of Cleaner Production. Socially […]