Research

Competitive research grants

2012-2015. The development and application of an evaluation framework to assess transport, health and economic impacts of new urban cycling infrastructure. ARC Linkage grant. A$530,000, with National Heart Foundation of Australia, NSW Roads and Traffic Authority, NSW Ministry of Health, City of Sydney Council, Premier's Council for Active Living AAMI Ltd) Investigators: Chris Rissel, Stephen Greaves, Li Ming Wen, Anthony Capon.

2012-2014 Business responses to the challenges confronting Biodiversity and Ecosystems Services, USA National Research Foundation SESYNC grant, US$ 100,000 Co-leaders: Sally Duncan (Oregon State University) & Steve Elliot

2011-2013, Sustainable Organisational Change: Australian Business Responses to Climate Change. Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grant A$ 190,000 Investigators: Chris Wright, David Grant, Daniel Nyberg, and Richard Dunford (University of Newcastle)

2009-2012. Transforming the Australian accounting profession for the carbon challenge. ARC Linkage Grant. A$225,000, with CPA Australia Investigators: Geoff Frost; Stewart Jones; John Roberts; James Guthrie.

2008-2012. Developing and Managing Sustainable Technology Enabled Innovation Capabilities: An Information Systems Approach, ARC Discovery Grant, A$ 270,000 Investigators: Steve Elliot, Mary-Anne Williams (UTS)

Publications

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Adams C, Burritt R and Frost G 2009 'Integrating Environmental Management Systems, Stakeholder Engagement Processes and Environmental Reporting, 9th Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Accounting Conference IPA 2009, Innsbruck, Austria, 11th July 2009

Beck C, Dumay J and Frost G 2015 Forthcoming 'In Pursuit of a "Single Source of Truth": From Threatened Legitimacy to Integrated Reporting', Journal of Business Ethics

Beck C, Frost G and Jones S 2013 'Sustainability Reporting: Practices, performance and potential', Report for CPA Australia

Crane M, Rissel C, Standen C and Greaves SP 2014 'Associations between the frequency of cycling and domains of quality of life', Health Promotion Journal of Australia, vol.25:3, pp. 182-5

Dumay J, Frost G and Beck C 2015 'Material legitimacy: Blending organisational and stakeholder concerns through non-financial information disclosures', Journal of Accounting & Organizational Change, vol.11:1, pp. 2-23 Link

Egan M and Frost G 2015 'Eroding Corporate Water Reporting?: A study of the Australian food, beverage and tobacco sector', Link

Elliot S 2014 'Governance in practice: The new nature of business', Link

Elliot S, Duncan S and Malone N 2014 'New Nature of Business: How Business Pioneers Support Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services', Link

Ellison R, Greaves SP and Hensher DA 2013 'Medium-Term Effects of London's Low-Emission Zone', Proceedings of the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board - "Deploying Transportation Research - Doing Things Smarter, Better, Faster", Washington D.C., United States, 17th January 2013

Elliot S 2013 Forthcoming 'A Transdisciplinary Exploratory Model of Corporate Responses to the Challenges of Environmental Sustainability', Business Strategy and the Environment

Elliot S 2011 'Trans-Disciplinary Perspectives on Environmental Sustainability: A Resource Base and Framework for IT-enabled Business Transformation', Management Information Systems Quarterly, vol.35:1, pp. 197-236

Elliot S and Lavarack J 2012 'IS-Enabled Innovation to Overcome Resistance and Improve Contributions to Sustainability by Universities: An IS Research Agenda', Proceedings of the 16th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems PACIS 2012 - "IS Innovation in Pacific Asia", Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, 15th July 2012

Ellison AB, Bliemer MCJ and Greaves SP 2015 'Evaluating changes in driver behaviour: A risk profiling approach', Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol.75, pp. 298-309 Link

Ellison AB, Ellison R, Rance D, Greaves SP and Standen C 2014 'Harnessing smartphone sensors for tracking location to support travel data collection', 10th International Conference on Transport Survey Methods, Leura, Australia, 21st November 2014

Ellison R, Greaves SP and Hensher DA 2014 'Collecting longitudinal data from freight operators: survey design and implementation', 10th International Conference on Transport Survey Methods, Leura, Australia, 21st November 2014

Fifer S, Rose JM and Greaves SP 2014 'Hypothetical bias in Stated Choice Experiments: Is it a problem? And if so, how do we deal with it?', Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, vol.61, pp. 164-77 Link

Frost G and Jones S 2015 'Corporate Sustainability Reporting: Theory and Practice' in The Routledge Companion to Financial Accounting Theory, ed. Stewart Jones, Routledge, Abingdon, United Kingdom, pp. 514-35

Frost G, Jones S and Lee P 2013 'The Reality and the Rhetoric: Organisational Sustainability Reporting', Sydney University Press, Sydney, Australia

Frost G, Jones S and Lee P 2012 'The Measurement and Reporting of Sustainability Information within the Organization: A Case Analysis' in Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting, Assurance and Reporting, ed. S Jones and J Ratnatunga, Emerald Publishing, Bingley, United Kingdom, pp. 197-225

Frost G, Rooney J and Lee P 2012 'Exploring Sustainability Considerations in Capital Budgeting Decisions, 11th Australasian Centre on Social and Environmental Accounting Research A-CSEAR Conference 2012 - "People & Place", Wollongong, Australia, 4th December 2012

Greaves SP, Backman H and Ellison AB 2014 'An Empirical Assessment of the Feasibility of Battery Electric Vehicles for Day-to-Day Driving', Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, vol.66, pp. 226-37

Greaves SP, Ellison AB and Ellison R 2015 'Impact of Recruitment Method on Participant Diligence and Data Quality in a Multi-Day, Multi-Year Survey', 14th International Association for Travel Behaviour Research IATBR Conference, Windsor, United Kingdom, 23rd July 2015

Greaves SP, Ellison R, Ellison AB, Standen C, Rissel C and Crane M 2014 'A Web-Based Diary and Companion Smartphone app for Travel/Activity Surveys', 10th International Conference on Transport Survey Methods, Leura, Australia, 21st November 2014

Greaves SP and Garrard J 2012 'Transport, The Environment And Public Health: Classic Papers On Non-Motorised Travel', Edward Elgar , Cheltenham, United Kingdom, pp. 408

Jones S, Wright C and Leth M 2014 'Fashion of Future: Exploring the Empirical Foundation of Creating Shared Value', American Accounting Association Annual Meeting 2014 - "Global Engagement & Perspectives", Atlanta, United States, 6th August 2014

Jones S 2012 'Sustainability Reporting and Assurance: State of Practice' in Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting, Assurance and Reporting, ed. S Jones and J Ratnatunga, Emerald Publishing, Bingley, United Kingdom, pp. 1-9

Lavarack J and Elliot S 2012 'A Comprehensive IS-Enabled Framework and IS Research Agenda to Improve Contributions to Environmental Sustainability by Universities', Proceedings of the 23rd Australasian Conference on Information Systems ACIS 2012 - "Location, location, location", Geelong, Australia, 5th December 2012

Martinov-Bennie N, Frost G and Soh DSB 2012 'Assurance on Sustainability Reporting: State of Play and Future Directions' in Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting, Assurance and Reporting, ed. S Jones and J Ratnatunga, Emerald Publishing, Bingley, United Kingdom, pp. 267-83

Moutou CJ and Greaves SP 2014 'Determining strategies to increase response rates in transport surveys of small shop-based businesses', Transportation Planning and Technology, vol.37:7, pp. 598-622

Moutou CJ and Greaves SP 2014 'Overcoming small business opposition to sustainable transport projects that reduce car parking in urban town centres', 32nd Conference of Australian Institutes of Transport Research, Kensington, Australia, 18th February 2014

Moutou CJ, Greaves SP, Puckett SM and Mulley C 2011 'Responses to sustainable transport initiatives: a survey of small business owners, 9th International Conference on Transport Survey Methods 2011 - "Scoping the future while staying on track", Termas de Puyehue, Chile, 18th November 2011

Nyberg D and Wright C 2015 'Performative and Political: Corporate Constructions of Climate Change Risk', Organization Link

Nyberg D, Wright C and Krik J 2015 'Unconventional fossil fuels and the climate crisis: Temporal framings in UK fracking', 31st European Group of Organizational Studies EGOS Colloquium, Athens, Greece, 4th July 2015

Nyberg D, Wright C and Krik J 2015 'Re-producing a neoliberal political regime: Competing justifications and dominance in the public debate over UK fracking', 31st European Group of Organizational Studies EGOS Colloquium, Athens, Greece, 4th July 2015

Nyberg D and Wright C 2013 Forthcoming 'Corruption of the Environment: Sustainability as a Process of Compromise', British Journal of Sociology

Nyberg D, Spicer A and Wright C 2013 Forthcoming 'Incorporating Citizens: Corporate Political Engagement with Climate Change in Australia', Organization

Nyberg D and Wright C 2012 'Justifying Business Responses to Climate Change: Discursive Strategies of Similarity and Difference', Environment and Planning A, vol.44:8, pp. 1819-35 Link

Ratnatunga J and Jones S 2015 'Accounting for the Carbon Challenge' in The Routledge Companion to Financial Accounting Theory, ed. Stewart Jones, Routledge, Abingdon, United Kingdom, pp. 492-513

Ratnatunga J, Wahyuni D and Jones S 2012 'The Carbon Economy and Emissions Reporting' in Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting, Assurance and Reporting, ed. S Jones and J Ratnatunga, Emerald Publishing, Bingley, United Kingdom, pp. 153-82

Ratnatunga J and Jones S 2012 'A Methodology to Rank the Quality and Comprehensiveness of Sustainability Information Provided in Publicly Listed Company Reports' in Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting, Assurance and Reporting, ed. S Jones and J Ratnatunga, Emerald Publishing, Bingley, United Kingdom, pp. 227-66

Ratnatunga J and Jones S 2012 ''An Inconvenient Truth about Accounting: The Paradigm Shift Required in Carbon Emissions Reporting and Assurance' in Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting, Assurance and Reporting, ed. S Jones and J Ratnatunga, Emerald Publishing, Bingley , United Kingdom, pp. 71-119

Rissel C, Greaves SP, Wen LM, Crane M and Standen C 2015 'Use of and short-term impacts of new cycling infrastructure in inner-Sydney, Australia: a quasi-experimental design', International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, vol.12:129, pp. 1-8

Smit R, Ellison AB and Greaves SP 2014 'The Use of GPS and High Resolution Vehicle Emission Modelling to Assess Environmental Benefits of Driver Behaviour Change Programs', 26th ARRB Conference, Sydney, Australia, 22nd October 2014

Smit R, Ellison AB and Greaves SP 2014 'Assessing Emission Benefits of Driver Behaviour Change Programs Using GPS and High Resolution Vehicle Emission Modelling', 20th International Transport and Air Pollution Conference 2014, Graz, Austria, 19th September 2014

Sturdy A, Wright C and Wylie N 2015 'Management as Consultancy: Neo-bureaucracy and the Consultant Manager', Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom Link

Sturdy A, Wright C and Wylie N 2015 'Managers as consultants: The hybridity and tensions of neo-bureaucratic management', Organization Link

Wright C and Nyberg D 2015 'Climate Change, Capitalism, and Corporations: Processes of Creative Self-Destruction', Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom Link

Wright C and Nyberg D 2014 'Creative self-destruction: Corporate responses to climate change as political myths', Environmental Politics, vol.23:2, pp. 205-223 Link

Wright C, Nyberg D and Grant D 2012 '"Hippies on the Third Floor": Climate Change, Narrative Identity and the Micro-Politics of Corporate Environmentalism', Organization Studies, vol.33:11, pp. 1451-75 Link

Wright C and Nyberg D 2012 'Working With Passion: Emotionology, Corporate Environmentalism and Climate Change', Human Relations, vol.65:12, pp. 1561-87

Wylie N, Sturdy A and Wright C 2014 'Change agency in occupational context: Lessons for HRM', Human Resource Management Journal, vol.24:1, pp. 95–110 Link