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Portrait Magazine (人物) Interviews Chris Marquis for "50 Global People" Feature

I am honored to have been selected as one of Portrait Magazine's "50 Global People," the feature story in their 2014 kickoff issue. Below is the text from my interview with reporter Vivian Zhang in th… more
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Seeing Red: China's Wine Market

  An edited and translated version of this piece appeared in Portrait Magazine (人物). Full Chinese text available below.  My first experience with Chinese red wine occurred at a banquet … more
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Environmental reports in China still likely to greenwash

This article appeared on ChinaDialogue.net on 12/5/2013. Chinese version here.  Over the past three decades, a global movement for social and environmental sustainability reporting has catalyse… more
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Fonterra: Rewarding Honesty

  In August of 2013, dairy products from Fonterra, the world’s fourth-largest dairy company, were found to possibly contain a type of bacteria that could cause botulism. Contaminated produ… more

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Research

Photo: Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting in China: Symbol or Substance?

Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting in China: Symbol or Substance?

This study focuses on how and why firms strategically respond to government signals regarding appropriate corporate activity. We integrate institutional theory with research on corporate political str… more
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Regulatory Uncertainty and Corporate Responses to Environmental Protection in China

This article analyzes the closing gap between regulation and enforcement of environmental protection in China and explores its implications for doing business there. It identifies three major dimensio… more
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China Greentech Initiative (CGTI)

At the end of 2011, the founders of the China Greentech Initiative (CGTI) wanted to grow the company while respecting its unique hybrid business model that combined a collaborative open source communi… more
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How Mega-events and Natural Disasters Affect Corporate Philanthropy in U.S. Communities

This article focuses on geographic communities as fields in which human-made and natural events occasionally disrupt the lives of organizations. We develop an institutional perspective to unpack how a… more

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