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Transition to sustainable CE requires a brave attitude and willingness to learn together

15.5.2020 13:58

Circular Economy Panel, March 12, Responsible Business Research Seminar 2020The 8th Annual Responsible Business Research Seminar (RBRS) was organised in Tampere in March 2020 just before the......

Circular economy is the new normal in construction of wooden apartment buildings in Finland?

18.3.2020 11:22

”Climate related issues have recently become a favorite topic of speech and media. This topic has attracted the attention of decision makers and companies both in Finland and globally. The linear......

Emotions in environmental responsibility work - what are they and how can they be managed?

18.3.2020 11:20

Ten years ago, almost all the literature on emotions in organizational contexts began with the notion that rationality plays an over-emphasized role in organizational research, and there is not enough......

Promoting circular economy requires cross-silo collaboration

18.3.2020 11:06

The circular economy is seen in Finland as one of the ways to respond to the challenges posed by the current climate crisis. Ministries, companies and other organizations are committed to promoting......

Regulatory barriers and solutions for business models in circular economy

18.3.2020 11:04

In the CICAT2025 research consortium, the Department of Law at the University of Eastern Finland is studying regulatory guidance that could accelerate sustainable business operations in circular......

Is circular economy the new black?

18.3.2020 11:00

The Master's Thesis of Sini-Tuulia Suokas, University of Eastern Finland, focuses on the identification of business opportunities in circular economy as a research context for construction of wooden......

Theorizing in the qualitative study of mergers & acquisitions

17.3.2020 14:51

Theorizing is an essential part of academic work and publishing. Yet, too little is known on how academics theorize. This paper focuses on theorizing in the study of mergers and acquisitions......

Smart City District as a Living Lab Platform in Sustainability Transition: Nutrient Recycling in Hiedanranta, Finland

17.3.2020 14:46

This explorative study demonstrates that Hiedanranta living lab hosts the nutrient recycling experiments and facilitate cooperation among authorities, businesses, research organizations and users to......

Circular economy center: a concept for sustainable innovative constitutions

17.3.2020 14:38

Circular economy requires new business models that per se involve multiple actors. However, examination of these constitutions in the scientific literature is by so far dispersed and there does not......

Circular Economy Center: Creating a General Concept for Circular Economy Constitutions

17.3.2020 14:30

In the thesis, a general concept for circular economy constitutions is created. The results of this study consist of the circular economy center definition, the categorization framework for centers......