10.1 Organizing Sustainability: Idle Talk, Niche, for Real, Impossible, or Else?

  • Susanne Arvidsson Lund University
  • Maira Babri Örebro University
  • Ester Barinaga Lund University
  • Sara Brorström University of Gothenburg
  • Karl-Johan Bonnedahl Umeå University
  • Maria Jose Zapata Campos University of Gothenburg
  • Per Carlborg Örebro University
  • Peter Dobers Södertörn University
  • Ann-Sofie Köping Södertörn University
  • Paola Raffaelli Lund University
  • Annika Skoglund Uppsala University
  • Herman Stål University of Gothenburg
  • Patrik Zapata University of Gothenburg
  • Danilo Brozovic University of Skövde
  • Nils Johansson KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Keywords: Sustainability Organization, Circular economy, Sustainable Supply Chain, Innovation


The purpose of this track is to be an open meeting point for researchers and teachers in organizational sustainability (private sector, public organizations, nonprofit sector). Speaking of organizational sustainability: Is it an empty signifier? Something limited to committed entrepreneurs and customers? True and efficient efforts to meet the challenges of the Anthropocene? An oxymoron as capitalism is by definition un-sustainable? Or something else?

Sustainability, Responsibility and Ethics