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Enacting corporate governance of health care safety and quality : a dramaturgy of hospital boards in England
(2016-02) - Journal article,
The governance of patient safety is a challenging concern for all health systems. Yet, while the role of executive boards receives increased scrutiny, the area remains theoretically and methodologically underdeveloped. ...
Scenario planning with a sociological eye : augmenting the intuitive logics approach to understanding the future of Scotland and the UK
(2017-11) - Journal article,
This paper draws on a social theory-informed understanding of causality to illustrate how notions of agent–structure interactions can enhance the intuitive logics (IL) approach to scenario planning. It incorporates concepts ...
Body art as branded labour : at the intersection of employee selection and relationship marketing
(2017-09-01) - Journal article,
Using mixed methods, this paper examines the role of body art as a form of branded labour in customer-facing jobs. It brings together employee selection and relationship marketing into one framework, and uniquely conceptualizes ...
In defence of the case study methodology for research into strategy practice
(2017-09-28) - Journal article,
This paper aims to illustrate how the case study methodology may be used in novel and productive ways for research into strategy practice. Instigated by the quest for a research design that could target the ‘practice’ of ...
Shareholder protection, income inequality and social health : a proposed research agenda
(2017-09) - Journal article,
This paper develops a proposed research agenda in order to highlight how corporate governance, accounting and company law are relevant to the consideration of income inequality and wider social health. To illustrate this ...
Why, whose, what and how? A framework for knowledge mobilisers
(2017-08) - Journal item,
Knowledge mobilisers (people who move knowledge into action) face a number of challenges. These include making sense of diverse definitions, navigating through fragmented literature and identifying helpful models and tools. ...
Good practice or positive action? Using Q methodology to identify competing views on improving gender equality in academic medicine
(2017-08-22) - Journal article,
OBJECTIVES: The number of women entering medicine has increased significantly, yet women are still under-represented at senior levels in academic medicine. To support the gender equality action plan at one School of Medicine, ...
Killing me softly : myth in pharmaceutical advertising
(2004-12-18) - Journal article,
The opportunity cost of negative screening in socially responsible investing
(2017-01-27) - Journal article,
This paper investigates the impact of negative screening on the investment universe as well as on financial performance. We come up with a novel identification process and as such depart from mainstream socially responsible ...
Relational leadership, storytelling and narratives : practices of local government chief executives
(2017-07) - Journal article,
This article examines the storytelling and narrative practices of an elite group of public administrators in the United Kingdom: local government chief executives. The authors do so through the lens of relationality, ...