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Consumer motivations for sustainable consumption: The interaction of gain, normative and hedonic motivations on electric vehicle adoption

RiseB thesis prize in sustainability and business ethics 2018

RiseB:s annual thesis price in Sustainability and Business Ethics is awarded to Matilda Bergman, Lina Håkansson and Moa Dahlbacka, Alexander Adolfsson and Marie Åström, Mälardalen University. Congratulations!

International conference and expo: How to 3D print a wooden house

An international and crossdisciplinary conference, on the topic of biobased additivies and 3D printing, will be arranged on the 30th and 31th of May, at Sliperiet in Umea. RiseB and the business school participate by sharing experiences from a competence development program.

Best paper award

Maxim Vlasov, Business Administration, has received ”the best paper award” for his article ”Ecological embedding of entrepreneurship for resilience – An empirical study of regenerative agriculture” at the Conference Sustainability, Ethics, Entrepreneurship (SEE 2018), Washington DC, USA.

RiseB:s Herman Stål to speak at an international fashion symposium

On 18-19 December Herman Stål will speak at an international symposium will be held in Stockholm, arranged by the Center for Fashion Studies at Stockholm University.

Circular fashion? A study about decoupling amongst Swedish apparel retailers

In a published paper in Journal of Cleaner Production, RiseB: s Herman Stål, together with Hervé Corvellec from Lund University, explore how Swedish apparel companies mitigate demands for circularity via decoupling.)

First edition of new innovation program completed

During the end of Spring, Maira Babri has run an innovation program focusing on sustainability and digitalization. The program is set up for companies in the construction sector.

Professor Lars Hassel has been invited to make a keynote presentation

Lars Hassel will give his keynote at the conference Sustainable Business, Reporting and Assurance: A Focus on Challenges and Future Knowledge Needs, which will be held in Lund (Sweden), November 16-17, 2017

Professor Lars Hassel in interview in Finnish Economy-newspaper

The interview, which is in Finnish, focuses on how financial markets can create a better world through Sustainable and Responsible Investments (SRI).

Thesis prize is handed out

Alexander Adolfsson Grimsen and Marie Åström was awarded 25.000 SEK at Umeå School of Business and Economics’ annual graduation ceremony the 2nd of June.

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