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Society and Business Review (SBR) aims to cultivate and share knowledge and ideas in order to assist businesses and organizations to enhance their commitment to society and the planet.

ISSN: 1746-5680
eISSN: 1746-5680

Aims and scope

Drawing on a wide range of theoretical and methodological approaches to stimulate substantive debates, Society and Business Review (SBR) produces a rich stream of conceptual and applied research focused on practical developments in the field of business and society.

The journal particularly encourages attention to the impact of changing business/corporate social concerns and practices on people, the sustainability of different economic activities, the impact of corporations and business education on society, and how societal issues come to shape business activities.

Issues covered by SBR include, but are not limited to:

  •  Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) social responsibility, corporate responsibility, corporate social  performance
  •  New theories and models on CSR, business ethics and sustainable development
  •  International business and global social issues (e.g. modern slavery)
  •  Corporatization of politics, politicization of corporations and corporate political activism
  •  Corporate social impact: measurement, communication and reporting 
  •  Business ethics and organizational values
  •  Business schools and society, responsible management education
  •  Business strategies, sustainable development and ecological prosperity
  •  Business and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Stakeholder theory, stakeholder integration.

This journal is aligned with our responsible management goal

We aim to champion researchers, practitioners, policymakers and organisations who share our goals of contributing to a more ethical, responsible and sustainable way of working.

SDG 2 Zero hunger
SDG 8 Decent work & economic growth
SDG 9 Industry, innovation & infrastructure
SDG 10 Reduced inequalities
SDG 11 Sustainable cities & communities
SDG 12 Responsible consumption & production
SDG 13 Climate action
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