Best paper award for research on sustainable investing
Prof. Jean-Pascal Gond, visiting fellow at Misum, Professor of Corporate Social Responsibility at Cass Business School and head of ETHOS (The Centre for Responsible Enterprise) has received the best paper award from the French Sustainable Investment Forum (FIR) and the Principles for Responsible Investing (PRI).
The awarded paper is joint work with Dr. Emilio Marti, assistant professor at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) and was published in the Academy of Management Review in July 2018 (Marti and Gond 2018).
The title of the paper is "When do theories become self-fullfilling? Exploring the boundary conditions of performativity". Download it here.
The aim of the FIR-PRI award is to foster academic research on finance and sustainability. The award ceremony took place on Oct 4, 2018, in Paris. Among the 20 submitted papers, the jury chose the paper by Dr Marti and Prof. Gond for both its academic rigor and practical relevance. The awardees receive 5000 Euro.
Left Dr. Emilio Marti and Professor Jean-Pascal Gond to the right on October 4.