CALL FOR PAPERS – Int’l Conf. on Social Responsibility, Ethics, and Sustainable Business; Bucharest, Romania

You are invited to attend the International Conference on Social Responsibility, Ethics and Sustainable Business that will be held at the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies on October 22-23, 2012. The purpose of the conference is to create a networking opportunity for both researchers and practitioners to discuss recent insights on socially responsible practices in the non- and for-profit sector.

Although academic in nature, representatives in the business environment will deliver case studies on sustainability practices and will reflect on the challenges and opportunities that CSR brings in different industries.

The papers presented will be included in the conference proceedings. The best papers will be invited for publication in the Special Issue of “Responsibility. A Journal of Social Responsibility, Ethics, and Sustainability” and “Journal of Doctoral Research in Economics”.

The main topics of the conference, but not limited to these, are:

  • CSR and Sustainability
  • CSR and Business Ethics
  • CSR and Social Media
  • CSR and Business Ethics
  • CSR and Education
  • Sustainable Marketing
  • Cause-related Marketing
  • Corporate Governance
  • Sustainable Audit and Accounting Practices
  • NGO Marketing
  • Accountability
  • Voluntary or Mandatory CSR

Keynote Speaker
Paolo D’Anselmi
 (University of Rome Tor Vergata)

Authors are invited to submit abstracts of 200 words or full papers electronically in Word via email to by October 1, 2012. No more than two papers will be accepted from any author.

Although preference will be given to full papers, abstracts will also be taken in consideration.

Abstracts registration: October 1, 2012
Abstracts notification: October 3, 2012
Full papers deadline: October 12, 2012
Feed-back on full papers and selection for publication: October 20, 2012

Conference Registration
Regular conference fee: 150 Euro
There are a limited number of fee waivers – 50% off the regular conference fee (75 Euro) — for PhD students. The fee waivers are offered on competitive basis.

Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies can provide housing for 15 Euro/night for a maximum of 15 participants. We have also set up a list of hotels close to the conference location.

Organizing committee
Alin Stancu, Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies
Cristian Ducu, Centre for Advanced Research in Management and Applied Ethics
Georgiana Grigore, Bournemouth University