Mistra Center for Sustainable Markets
Marek Reuter is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Accounting and an affiliated researcher at the Mistra Center for Sustainable Markets (MISUM). He earned his PhD from the University of Innsbruck which in 2020 was awarded with the Wallander scholarship for outstanding dissertation.
Marek’s research primarily focuses on the institutionalization and organizational and societal implications of contemporary social and environmental accounting frameworks. He has, for example, studied the political nature of sustainability reporting standard setting or the nexus between environmental management practices and conceptions of responsible organizational 'Self'. His research approach is coined by qualitative methods and constructivist methodology.
Marek has taught courses in the area of management control, cost accounting, and (self-)reflective thinking. He has broad experience in supervising theses on the Bachelor's and Master's level and is currently co-supervising a PhD thesis on sustainability governance practices in global supply chains.
NDH301 – Management Control for Retail Management (Course Director)
BEE003 – The B&E Reflection Series
Selected ongoing research projects:
Füchtenhans, S., Li, R., Reuter, M., Strömsten, T.: Getting comfortable with climate scenarios: A study on making the TCFD scenario analysis auditable.
Dong, T., Reuter, M., Strömsten, T.: Analyzing compliance with environmental risk reporting - Towards a better understanding of policy-practice decoupling in context of the TCFD framework.
Lu, Y., Reuter, M., Strömsten, T.: From Minimum Wage to ‘Living Wage’: A Study on the Social Re-Construction of Wage Scope in the Global Fast Fashion Supply Chain.
Messner, M., Reuter, M., Strömsten, T.: Constructing responsible actorhood in transnational supply chains.
Reuter, M.: The managerial turn in environmental regulation and conceptions of responsible corporate 'Self': An organizational identity perspective.
Reuter, M.: Towards an internal perspective on processes of social and environmental accounting legitimation.
Reuter, M., Messner, M.: Lobbying on the integrated reporting framework: An analysis of comment letters to the 2011 discussion paper of the IIRC. Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Vol. 28 No. 3, pp. 365-402. [Link]
Goretzki, L., Reuter, M., Sandberg, J., Thulin, G.: Making sense of employee satisfaction measurement - A technological frames of reference perspective. The British Accounting Review, in press. [Link]