Maintaining moral legitimacy through worlds and words: An explanation of firms’ investment in sustainability certification.

Melanie Richards, Thomas Zellweger, Jean-Pascal Gond

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)peer-review

43 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)676-710
JournalJournal of Management Studies
Issue number5
Early online date28 Nov 2016
Publication statusPublished - 2017


  • certifications
  • family firms
  • French pragmatist sociology
  • moral legitimacy
  • sustainability

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