Call for Abstracts

Extended deadline 17th february 2019

Submissions types 

Two types of submissions are accepted for the SESRR

1) oral

2) poster presentations


Abstracts should have between 2000 and 2500 characters. Both empirical and theoretical proposals are accepted. 

All abstracts must be submitted in English through the 5th SESRR website and will be subjected to a double-blind review process by the Scientific Committee. Confirmation of acceptance or rejection will be communicated to the corresponding author by March 1st, 2019.


At least one of the authors of an accepted presentation must register as a participant in the 5th SESRR until April 30th, 2019. Please take into consideration that once a paper is included in the program, the author should present it in the Symposium or officially notify the Organizing Committee of its withdrawal.


SESRR 2019 Best Paper Award is open to the author(s) who set forward a proposal to the 5th Symposium on Ethics and Social Responsibility Research, until 17 February 2019, and who explicitly state they wish to run for the award, in compliance with the present regulations.


Contributions may focus on, but are not limited to: 

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and stakeholders response (consumer, employee, others) 

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainability reporting 

  • Sustainability in Higher Education Institutions 

  • Green and social accounting 

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and performance 

  • Social sustainability  

  • Individual and contextual determinants of ethical decision-making. 

  • Ethical problems in leaders’ decision-making processes. 

  • The case for unethical personality: “black triad” and beyond. 

  • Practically supporting ethical decision-making in organizations. 

  • Big Data and individual data privacy - ethical issues  

  • Sustainability in the context of public and nonprofit sectors 

  • Consumer responsibility 

Publication opportunities:

The Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the organization of a special issue in collaboration with the Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal (SAMPJ)(Emerald, IF 2.200, Scopus Q1).

For this special issue, authors will be invited to submit manuscripts that examine “Linkages and complementarities between ethics, CSR and sustainability”.

More information

Accepted abstracts will be published in the Congress Book of Proceedings with ISBN. Congress book will be available at