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Research interests

My research explores new ways of thinking about the social, ethical and environmental dimensions of business. I am particularly known for my work on the changing role of the corporation in the global economy, where I have been influential in developing a new view of corporate citizenship that addresses the political roles and responsibilities of business. I have also focused on how ideas of ethics, freedom, and responsibility are communicated and made meaningful by corporations, consumers and other stakeholders through talk and text. Finally, my work has also addressed specific application areas of corporate responsibility, such as forced labour and slavery, competitive intelligence, responsible marketing, nonprofit partnerships, and responsibilities to children.

Willing to supervise PhD

I have supervised doctoral students across the broad area of business and society, with a particular emphasis on qualitative research and theoretical studies.

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responsibility Social Sciences
corporation Social Sciences
stakeholder Social Sciences
forced labor Social Sciences
Tourism Social Sciences
Communication Engineering & Materials Science
air traffic Social Sciences
tourist Social Sciences

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Projects 2017 2019

Research Output 2003 2019

Business Ethics: Managing Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability in the Age of Globalization (5th ed.)

Crane, A., Matten, D., Glozer, S. & Spence, L., 1 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

5 Citations (Scopus)

Governance gaps in eradicating forced labor: from global to domestic supply chains

Crane, A., LeBaron, G., Allain, J. & Behbahani, L., 31 Mar 2019, In : Regulation and Governance. 13, 1, p. 86-106 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
forced labor
governance
supply
value chain
national border

Methodological challenges in the business of forced labour

Crane, A. & LeBaron, G., 31 Jan 2019, Researching Forced Labour in the Global Economy: Methodological Challenges and Advances. LeBaron, G. (ed.). Oxford, U. K.: Oxford University Press, (Proceedings of the British Academy).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Business of Human trafficking and Contemporary Slavery

Phung, K. & Crane, A., 12 Jan 2019, The SAGE Handbook of Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery. Clarkson, J. B. & Poucki, S. (eds.). London, U. K.: Sage Publications

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter