volume 27, issue 3, P266-284 2019
DOI: 10.1108/mbr-06-2017-0035
View full text
Yoo Jung Ha, Yingqi Wei

Abstract: Purpose Corporate environmental innovation (CEI) is a proactive type of response to increasing public scrutiny regarding firms’ environmental performance. While past studies have overwhelmingly focused on coercive mechanisms and assumed a closed national institutional field, less attention has been given to non-coercive and transnational inter-firm mimetic mechanisms. This paper aims to investigate the joint effect of coercive isomorphic mechanisms from domestic institutions and mimetic isomorphic mechanisms …

expand abstract