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An Evaluation of Management Perspectives of Sustainability Reporting in the Nigerian Oil Industry
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2014-05-27)
Purpose: This article investigates the perspectives of managers involved in sustainability reporting in the Nigerian oil industry. Design/Methodology: The article adopts a survey methodology in its approach to conduct ...
Environmental accounting in China: the case of a medium sized Chinese state owned enterprise
(Department of Accounting and Finance, De Montfort University, Leicester, 2014-09)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the discussions about the radical change that is required if any notion of sustainability is to hold in the future. It is hypothesised that developments in environmental ...
An examination of Chinese responses to sustainability accountability: the move towards ecological civilization from a Foucauldian episteme-change perspective
(: ISDRS and theCenter for Environmental and Sustainability Research, School of Science and Technology, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2016-07)
This paper considers that the contingencies in place in China around sustainability are unique for a major emerging economy. Chinese actors in the sustainability network are dominated by government, not corporations, and ...
The prospects for environmental accounting and accountability in China
Foucault’s ideas on episteme change are used to help understand change taking place in China from the “industrial civilization” to an “ecological civilization”. If episteme change is taking place this could be reflected ...
Ecological Governance and the Independent Assurance of Sustainability Reporting by Chinese Listed Companies
(Crimson Publishers, 2020-02-11)
The purpose of this paper is to examine independent assurance of sustainability reports in a major emerging economy – China. It draws on a theory of ecological governance which offers models, one of which China’s governance ...
Scaling Sustainability: Regulation and Resilience in Managerial Responses to Climate Change
(British Journal of Management, 2018-04-15)
This paper introduces the special issue of the British Journal of Management on ‘Scaling Sustainability: Regulation and Resilience inManagerial Responses to Climate Change’, providing an overview of the key issues in ...