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Coupling of cryptocurrency trading with the environmental goals: Is it on the cards? (2021)
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Khaled Mustafa, F. M., Lodh, S., Monomita, N., & Kumar, V. (in press). Coupling of cryptocurrency trading with the environmental goals: Is it on the cards?. Business Strategy and the Environment, https://doi.org/10.1002/bse.2947

Following the systematic review and bibliometric analysis of current literature, this paper attempts to investigate whether the wealth generated through cryptocurrency trading can assist in attaining the United Nation's (UN) Sustainable Development G... Read More about Coupling of cryptocurrency trading with the environmental goals: Is it on the cards?.

Unravelling influential individual level factors during a crowdfunding campaign: Insights from the ALS ice bucket challenge (2021)
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Nisar, T., Prabhakar, G., & Bourlakis, M. (in press). Unravelling influential individual level factors during a crowdfunding campaign: Insights from the ALS ice bucket challenge. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2021.121342

This study aims to identify the factors that drive sharing and donating in a viral crowdfunding campaign. Crowdfunding is a method of raising finance that allows founders of both for-profit and nonprofit social and cultural projects to request fundin... Read More about Unravelling influential individual level factors during a crowdfunding campaign: Insights from the ALS ice bucket challenge.

COVID-19: How community businesses in England struggled to respond to their communities’ needs (2021)
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Gardner, M., Webber, D. J., Parry, G., Bradley, P., & Webber, D. J. (in press). COVID-19: How community businesses in England struggled to respond to their communities’ needs. Local Economy, https://doi.org/10.1177/02690942211056034

Economic policies tend to downplay social and community considerations in favour of market-led and business-focussed support. The COVID-19 pandemic underscored the need for greater and deeper social cohesion and local social support networks while hi... Read More about COVID-19: How community businesses in England struggled to respond to their communities’ needs.

Unleading during a pandemic: Scrutinising leadership and its impact in a state of exception (2021)
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Kars, S., Jarvis, C., & Gaggiotti, H. (in press). Unleading during a pandemic: Scrutinising leadership and its impact in a state of exception. Leadership,

Characterising the COVID-19 pandemic as a ‘state of exception’ we might expect great hero models of leadership to come to the fore. Instead, drawing on a thematic analysis of 246 news articles this paper illustrates something different: communities,... Read More about Unleading during a pandemic: Scrutinising leadership and its impact in a state of exception.

Critical management education: Selected auto-ethnographic vignettes on how attachment to identity may disrupt learning (2021)
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Knights, D., Huber, G., & Longman, R. (in press). Critical management education: Selected auto-ethnographic vignettes on how attachment to identity may disrupt learning. Management Learning, https://doi.org/10.1177/13505076211049868

In this essay, we explore the underlying processes of identity work in teaching from a critical management education (CME) perspective. Identity is a concern for both teachers and students and especially where the assumptions and routines on which it... Read More about Critical management education: Selected auto-ethnographic vignettes on how attachment to identity may disrupt learning.

In praise of holistic scholarship: A collective essay in memory of Mark Easterby-Smith (2021)
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Robinson, S., Contu, A., Elliott, C., Gagnon, S., Antonacopoulou, E., Bogolyubov, P., …Vera, D. (in press). In praise of holistic scholarship: A collective essay in memory of Mark Easterby-Smith. Management Learning, https://doi.org/10.1177/13505076211032207

This collective essay was born out of a desire to honor and remember Professor Mark Easterby-Smith, a founder of the Management Learning community. To do this, we invited community members to share their experiences of working with Mark. The resultin... Read More about In praise of holistic scholarship: A collective essay in memory of Mark Easterby-Smith.

Value co-creation in the B2B context: A conceptual framework and its implications (2021)
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Leng Tan, Y., Pathak, B., Ashok, M., & Tan, Y. L. (in press). Value co-creation in the B2B context: A conceptual framework and its implications. Service Industries Journal, https://doi.org/10.1080/02642069.2021.1989414

This study aims to bring a renewed focus on Value Co-Creation (VCC) between an organisation (service provider) and its customers in the business-to-business (B2B) context. From the literature review, a conceptual framework of factors affecting VCC wa... Read More about Value co-creation in the B2B context: A conceptual framework and its implications.

Emerging technologies in emergency situations (Guest editorial) (2021)
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Fosso Wamba, S., Queiroz, M., Roscoe, S., Phillips, W., Kapletia, D., & Azadegan, A. (2021). Emerging technologies in emergency situations (Guest editorial). International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 41(9), 1405-1416. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJOPM-07-2021-0481

The world is witnessing an unprecedented upheaval in global operations and supply chains (Azadegan & Dooley, 2021; Scholten et al., 2020). Increasingly occurring natural disasters and the COVID-19 pandemic have plunged organisations into a state of e... Read More about Emerging technologies in emergency situations (Guest editorial).

Artificial intelligence in the construction industry: A review of present status, opportunities and future challenges (2021)
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Abioye, S. O., Oyedele, L. O., Akanbi, L. A., Ajayi, A., Davila Delgado, J. M., Bilal, M., …Ahmed, A. (2021). Artificial intelligence in the construction industry: A review of present status, opportunities and future challenges. Journal of Building Engineering, 44, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2021.103299

The growth of the construction industry is severely limited by the myriad complex challenges it faces such as cost and time overruns, health and safety, productivity and labour shortages. Also, construction industry is one the least digitized industr... Read More about Artificial intelligence in the construction industry: A review of present status, opportunities and future challenges.

Impact of I4.0 technologies and their interoperability on performance: Future pathways for supply chain resilience post-COVID-19 (2021)
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Frederico, G., Kumar, V., Garza-Reyes, J. A., Kumar, A., & Agarwal, R. (in press). Impact of I4.0 technologies and their interoperability on performance: Future pathways for supply chain resilience post-COVID-19. International Journal of Logistics Management, The, https://doi.org/10.1108/IJLM-03-2021-0181

Purpose – This study aims to investigate the impact of I4.0’s technologies and their interoperability on Supply Chains (SCs) performance and how the integration of such technologies and their interoperability can create pathways for SCs resilience po... Read More about Impact of I4.0 technologies and their interoperability on performance: Future pathways for supply chain resilience post-COVID-19.

Analysis of critical success factors for implementing industry 4.0 integrated circular supply chain – moving towards sustainable operations (2021)
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Kumar, A., Choudhary, S., Garza-Reyes, J. A., Kumar, V., Khan, S., & Mishra, N. (in press). Analysis of critical success factors for implementing industry 4.0 integrated circular supply chain – moving towards sustainable operations. Production Planning and Control, https://doi.org/10.1080/09537287.2021.1980905

Many threats, such as scarcity of sources and climate change, are forcing the business community to examine their commitment towards the environment and society. Because of this pressure, companies have started to implement long term sustainable prac... Read More about Analysis of critical success factors for implementing industry 4.0 integrated circular supply chain – moving towards sustainable operations.

Deep learning with small datasets: Using autoencoders to address limited datasets in construction management (2021)
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Davila Delgado, M., & Oyedele, L. (2021). Deep learning with small datasets: Using autoencoders to address limited datasets in construction management. Applied Soft Computing, 112, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asoc.2021.107836

Large datasets are necessary for deep learning as the performance of the algorithms used increases as the size of the dataset increases. Poor data management practices and the low level of digitisation of the construction industry represent a big hur... Read More about Deep learning with small datasets: Using autoencoders to address limited datasets in construction management.

Co-creating a sustainable regional brand from multiple sub-brands: The Andaman Tourism Cluster of Thailand (2021)
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Pongsakornrungsilp, S., Pongsakornrungsilp, P., Pusaksrikit, T., Wichasin, P., & Kumar, V. (2021). Co-creating a sustainable regional brand from multiple sub-brands: The Andaman Tourism Cluster of Thailand. Sustainability, 13(16), https://doi.org/10.3390/su13169409

The purpose of this study was to explore how a regional brand can be co-created among different cities by employing the concept of place branding and brand culture. The Andaman Tourism Cluster of Thailand (ATC) generates the most tourism revenue in T... Read More about Co-creating a sustainable regional brand from multiple sub-brands: The Andaman Tourism Cluster of Thailand.

Diy laboratories, their practices, and challenges–a systematic literature review (2021)
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Dzandu, M. D., & Pathak, B. (2021). Diy laboratories, their practices, and challenges–a systematic literature review. Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 33(10), 1242-1254. https://doi.org/10.1080/09537325.2021.1968373

The last two decades have seen a growing literature worldwide on do-it-yourself (DiY) laboratories driving informal innovation. However, there is a limited account of the state-of-the-art DiY literature to the emergence of DiY laboratories or of the... Read More about Diy laboratories, their practices, and challenges–a systematic literature review.

Impact of the strategic sourcing process on the supply chain response to the COVID-19 effects (2021)
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Frederico, G., Kumar, V., & Garza-Reyes, J. A. (2021). Impact of the strategic sourcing process on the supply chain response to the COVID-19 effects. Business Process Management Journal, 27(6), 1775-1803. https://doi.org/10.1108/BPMJ-01-2021-0050

Purpose: This research investigates the impact of the strategic sourcing process on the supply chain response to COVID-19. The paper presents practitioners' perspectives (experts in supply chain management, especially involved in the procurement fiel... Read More about Impact of the strategic sourcing process on the supply chain response to the COVID-19 effects.

Entrepreneurial storytelling: Using a consistent story to create and sustain a business: Case studies of two migrant entrepreneurs (2021)
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Rana, H., Knox, D., & Prabhakar, G. (in press). Entrepreneurial storytelling: Using a consistent story to create and sustain a business: Case studies of two migrant entrepreneurs. International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management,

This qualitative research uses case studies of two migrant entrepreneurs – Karan Bilimoria and Levi Roots – to explore the use of storytelling as a tool for establishing and sustaining a business. It proposes a conceptual framework which shows how s... Read More about Entrepreneurial storytelling: Using a consistent story to create and sustain a business: Case studies of two migrant entrepreneurs.

Questing for meaningfulness through narrative identity work: The helpers, the heroes and the hurt (2021)
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Weller, S. L., Brown, A. D., & Clarke, C. A. (in press). Questing for meaningfulness through narrative identity work: The helpers, the heroes and the hurt. Human Relations, https://doi.org/10.1177/00187267211043072

What identity narratives do those engaged in dangerous volunteering fabricate and how do they help satisfy their quest for meaningful lives? Based on a three-year ethnographic study of QuakeRescue, a UK-based voluntary, search and rescue charity, we... Read More about Questing for meaningfulness through narrative identity work: The helpers, the heroes and the hurt.

Responding to information asymmetry in crisis situations: Innovation in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic (2021)
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Phillips, W., Roehrich, J. K., & Kapletia, D. (in press). Responding to information asymmetry in crisis situations: Innovation in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Public Management Review, https://doi.org/10.1080/14719037.2021.1960737

Crises test the resilience of public service organizations. Healthcare providers must respond and innovate within tight constraints to address challenges. Presenting COVID-19 as a knowable unknown (black swan event), we adopt information processing t... Read More about Responding to information asymmetry in crisis situations: Innovation in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Does innovation lead to firm growth through endogenous marketing expenditure for SMEs in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)? (2021)
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Thy, N. G., Duong, L., Khoa, H. D., & Binh, T. V. (in press). Does innovation lead to firm growth through endogenous marketing expenditure for SMEs in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)?. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business,

This paper investigates how Vietnamese SMEs’ innovation relates to its performance through impacts of endogenous covariates, such as marketing expenditure. The paper employed extended regression models. Data used is based on the survey of GSO conduct... Read More about Does innovation lead to firm growth through endogenous marketing expenditure for SMEs in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)?.