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The SIM Division is pleased to announce the 2021 award recipients.
Congratulations to the winners and nominees!
William C. Frederick SIM Best Dissertation Award
The Best Dissertation Award recognizes an exemplary thesis relevant to the SIM division content areas. Criteria include its relevance to the domain, the significance of its contribution, the adequacy of its literature review, conceptual development, methodological appropriateness, and presentation style. This award is being generously supported by anonymous donors in honor of William C. Frederick.
2021 Winner:Author: Iteke van HilleTitle: A Balancing Act: Convening Cross-Sector Partnerships to Strengthen Sustainable Development in Global Supply Chains2021 Finalists:
SIM Best Student Paper Award
Based on the same criteria as the Best Paper Award, the Best Student Paper Award recognizes students who present exemplary work at the AOM meeting.
2021 Winner:Author(s): Yassin Denis Bouzzine and Rainer LuegTitle: The reputation costs of executive misconduct accusations
SIM Best Paper Award
Honoring the best paper submitted to the division, the paper receiving this award is recognized for its relevance to SIM, contribution to the field, methodological or theoretical rigor, and presentations.2021 Winner:
Author: Hong Bui
Title: Systems Exploitation under the Name of Modern Slavery
SIM would like to thank the Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University for the generous support of this award.
SIM Best Business Ethics Paper Award
The SIM Best Business Ethics Paper Award was created in June 2017 by Ed Freeman and Michelle Greenwood, Editors-in-Chief of the Journal of Business Ethics. The SIM Division membership is fully appreciative of the Journal's generous sponsorship of this new award, which acknowledges the prominence of business ethics research in the Social Issues in Management domain.
Author(s): Aishwarya Shahrawat and Kanika Bhal,
Title: "Ethical blindfolding at work"
ONE-SIM Outreach Award
As a collaboration between the SIM and ONE division, this award recognizes researchers who excel at reaching out to non-academic audiences and share best practices.
SIM Best Book Award
The SIM Best Book Award honors the book rated to have the highest relevance to SIM, greatest contribution to the field, and strongest empirical or theoretical rigor. Potential topics covered by nominated books include, but are not limited to corporate social responsibility/performance, business ethics, stakeholder theory, corporate governance, issues management, sustainability/environment, reputation, and compliance.
2021 Winner:Author(s): Genevieve LeBaronTitle: Combatting Modern Slavery, (Polity Press, 2020)
Sumner Marcus Award
The Sumner Marcus Award is given in recognition of and appreciation for outstanding contributions of service and scholarship to the field.
2021 Winner: Shawn Berman (University of New Mexico)