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Triggering sustainability communication in a B2B context: combining action research and sensemaking

5.3.2021 12:20

This is a action research on initiating sustainability communication in a shipbuilding network. The research data consists of 16 interviews in the network. The key findings are twofold. First, we......

Stakeholder interests in a transition towards sustainable circular economy

25.2.2021 11:59

In this case study, stakeholders´ interests were examined regarding a circular economy (CE) in Finland. The study focused on the key stakeholders identified in the CICAT2025 research project. A......

How do stakeholders understand sustainable circular economy - consesus or contradictions?

4.2.2021 16:16

This study investigates how CE and its linkage to sustainability are understood among key stakeholders involved in the promotion of circular economy in Finland. This study is a part of CICAT2025......

Understanding stakeholder influence: Lessons from a controversial megaproject

4.2.2021 15:45

This study explores stakeholder influence in megaprojects by examining a controversial pulp mill project in Uruguay. The theoretical framework is based on stakeholder theory, focusing on stakeholder......

The role of drivers and adaptation factors in transferring business from linear to circular – Case Martela

14.1.2021 8:46

This case study explores the transition of business from linear to circular. More specifically, we ask, what drivers played a role in the transition to circular economy business model (CBM) and what......

Enabling 4P Collaboration: Multidisciplinary, Industrial-Scale Circular Economy Park

14.1.2021 8:24

The concept for circular economy in Tampere Region, Finland, is revolutionary. There is no more waste; used materials and energy exist to become a great benefit to the society and its citizens. The......

Strategic decisions related to circular business model in a forerunner company - challenges due to path dependency and lock-in dependency and lock-in

13.1.2021 8:39

Circular economy (CE) entails a radical change in companies because new ways of thinking and doing business are required for value creation opportunities. There is a lack of empirical studies on how......

Acceptability of Operations

23.11.2020 12:09

The book chapter explores the concept of "Acceptability of operations" drawing on previous literature. Acceptability is a value-bound social concept applied commonly when referring to societal......

Emerging Markets

23.11.2020 12:03

The book chapter delves into the concept of "emerging markets" through scholarly literature. Recently, more and more previously stagnant and poor economies join in the group of emerging markets.......

Digital technologies catalyzing business model innovation for circular economy - Multiple case study

3.11.2020 15:13

Digital technologies have been identified as important enablers of circular economy. Existing research has however been mainly conceptual and literature review based, and thus understanding about how......