ICN Business School - International Research Chair in Art and Sustainable Enterprise (IRCASE)
Creative thinking makes the difference

Creativity, Art
and Sustainable Enterprise"

June 12, 2014 (2-5 PM)
ICN Business School
Room 253

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Recent publications



GENDRON, C., IVANAJ, S., GIRARD, B., & ARPIN, M.-L. (2017). Science-fiction literature as inspiration for social theorizing within sustainability research. Journal of Cleaner Production164 (15), 1553-1562.

SHRIVASTAVA, P., IVANAJ, S., & IVANAJ, V. (2018). The value of beauty for organizations. Journal of Cleaner Production .

Amelie Boutinot, Sylvaine CASTELLANO, Raffi Duymedjian, and Olga Ivanova. An alternative explanation
at the disconnection between institutionalization and legitimation: Art Nouveau's Rise and Decline through the Deleuzian Lens. In 31st European Group for Organizations (EGOS) Colloquium, Athenes , Greece, 2015a.

Corinne Gendron, Silvester Ivanaj, and Bernard Girard. L'art comme inspiration theorique en
sciences de gestion. In ARTEMOCC Conference, Nancy , France, 2015.

Thierry Houe. Luxembourg as an art and nance cluster: a proximity perspective. In 31st EGOS
Colloquium, ALBA Graduate Business School, July, 2-4, Athens , Greece, 2015a.

Thierry Houe. Art, nance and logistics: creative arrangement for a sustainable economic development.
In 1st ARTEM Organizational Creativity International Conference, ARTEM, March, 26-27, Nancy, France, 2015b.

Marie-France CLERC-GIRARD, Kamel MNISRI, and Christine MORIN-ESTEVES. Creative Business
Days: Ideas in Action. In ARTEM OCC 2015, Nancy , France, 2015.

Krista Finstad-Milion and Klaus-Peter SCHULZ. Exploring and designing sustainable management
by applying and embedding creative and playful modelling methodologies in a cross cultural context.
In ARTEM OCC Conference, Nancy , France, 2015.

Douniazed FILALI. LISA model: A new way to apprehend advertising persuasion process. In ARTEM
OCC Conference, Nancy , France, 2015.

Edina Eberhardt-Toth. Who Should Be on a Board Corporate Social Responsibility Committee?
In Conference ARTEM OCC, Nancy , France, 2015.

Mahamadou Biga Diambeidou, Benoit GAILLY, Hareesh MAVOORI, Edina Eberhardt-Toth, and
Olga Ivanova. Creativity and Entrepreneurship: A Team-Based Learning Analysis of Firm Early
Development and Performance.

Bertrand AGOSTINI and Sybille Persson. What Blues Music Can Teach As a Popular Art:
An Example of Sustainable Living to Renew The Conception of Business Life in Organizations
and Business Schools. In ARTEMOCC conference, Nancy , France, 2015.

Kamel MNISRI. Towards an exploratory study of the e ect of moral imagination on ethical work climate.
In ARTEM OCC Conference, Nancy , France, 2015.

Klaus-Peter SCHULZ. Learning and sustainable development in High Reliability Organizations ? a
role model for traditional work organizations ? In ARTEMOCC Conference, Nancy , France, 2015a.

Klaus-Peter SCHULZ. Organizational di usion of creative process developments ? a case example
from home care. In ARTEMOCC Conference, Nancy , France, 2015b.

Klaus-Peter SCHULZ. Art based intervention through tool-kit-based modeling and serious play ? A
case study from regional health care development in Japan. In ARTEMOCC Conference, Nancy ,
France, 2015c.

Amelie Boutinot, Sylvaine CASTELLANO, and Olga Ivanova. The Rise and Fall of Art Nouveau:
(De)legitimation Processes in Creative Industries. In ARTEMOCC Conference, Nancy , France,

Paul Shrivastava. Resilience of Art in Urbanization. In International Symposium on Co-design in
Urbanization, Xiamen - Chine (RPC), Unknown or Invalid Region, 2015b.

Ivanaj, V., K. Poldner, and P. Shrivastava, “HAND / HEART / HEAD Aesthetic practice pedagogy for deep sustainability learning”, Journal of Corporate Citizenship , forthcoming, Spring, 2014.

Poldner, K., and P. Shrivastava, “Embodied Multidiscursivity: A performative process approach to (sustainable) entrepreneuring”, Business and Society Journal , (revised & resubmitted) 2014.

Katrin Muff, Thomas Dyllick, Mark Drewell, John North, Paul Shrivastava & Jonas Haertle,  “50+20 Management Education for the World: PART 1: Designing a Radically New Vision of Management Education”.  European Business Review , 2013, pp 25-29.

Katrin Muff, Thomas Dyllick, Mark Drewell, John North, Paul Shrivastava & Jonas Haertle,  “50+20 Management Education for the World: PART 2: Understanding the Core of the Vision”.  European Business Review , 2013.

Shrivastava, P. “Beautiful Resilience”, In Price Waterhouse Cooper - Resilience: Winning with risk Edition 4, May 2013.

Shrivastava, P. “Sustainability and Violence Against Women”, In Proceedings of the SusCon 2013 Conference , IIM Shillong. 

Shrivastava, P. “Foreword” for Corporate Sustainability in International Comparison – State of Practice, Opportunities and Challenges , (Eds S. Shaltegger, S. E. Windolph, D. Harms, and J. Horisch, Springer International Publishing, 2014.

SHRIVASTAVA Paul, PERSSON Sybille, A Theory of Strategy – Learning from China : From Walking to Sailing, to be published in M@n@gement

SHRIVASTAVA Paul, IVANAJ Silvester, PERSSON Sybille (2013), Transdisciplinary Study of Sustainable Enterprise, Business Strategy and the Environment , Vol. 22, Issue 4, May, 230-244, DOI: 10.1002/bse.1773 .

AZAN Wilfrid, BOURION Christian, LAROCHE Patrice, PERSSON Sybille (2012) Hyper régulation des systèmes économiques et sociaux et déviance des comportements organisationnels, Management & Avenir , N°58, décembre, 75-94

Martins, L. L., Schilpzand, M. C., Kirkman, B. L., Ivanaj, S., & Ivanaj, V. (2013). A Contingency View of the Effects of Cognitive Diversity on Team Performance The Moderating Roles of Team Psychological Safety and Relationship Conflict. Small Group Research , 44 (2), 96-126.

Shrivastava, P., Ivanaj, S. and Persson, S. (2013) Transdisciplinary Study of Sustainable Enterprise, Journal of the Business Strategy and the Environment . Vol. 22, Issue 4, pp. 230–244, May 2013.

Shrivastava, P., Ivanaj, V. and Ivanaj, S. (2012) ‘Sustainable development and the arts', Int. J. Technology Management , Vol. 60, Nos. 1/2, pp.23–43.

Ivanaj, S. and Persson, S. (2012), Le mentoring à la française : une pratique qui ne dit pas son nom »  Management & Avenir , n° 55.

Shrivastava, P. and Ivanaj S. (2011) Transdisciplinary Art, Technology, and Management for Sustainable Enterprise. Transdisciplinary Journal of Engineering & Science Vol: 2, pp. 87-100 (December, 2011).

Persson, S. & Ivanaj, S. (2009), "Faut-il adopter le mentoring en France ?", Management & Avenir, n° 25, Juillet 2009, pp. 94-111.



Timo Busch and P. Shrivastava, The Global Carbon Crisis. Emerging Carbon Constraints and Strategic Management Options , Greenleaf Publishers, London, 2011. Honorable Mention in the ONE Division Book Awards, August 3-7, 2012.

Alfred Marcus, Paul Shrivastava, Sanjay Sharma, and Stefano Pogutz (Eds), Cross Sector Leadership for the Green Economy , Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2011.

Paul Shrivastava and Matt Statler (Eds), Learning from the Global Financial Crisis: Sustainably, Reliably, Creatively .  Stanford University Press, Palo Alto CA, 2012.

Katrin Muff , Thomas Dyllick , Mark Drewell , John North , Paul Shrivastava , Jonas Haertle, Management Education For The World: A Vision for Business Schools Serving People and Planet , Edward Elgar Publishers, Cheltenham, UK, 2013.



Shrivastava, P, and O. Ivanova, “Corporate Legitimacy Challenges from the Occupy Wallstreet Movement”, proposed to Human Relation Jan 2013.

Shrivastava, P. and N. Guimaraes-Costa, “Hybridization as a Response to Sustainable Development”, submitted to M@n@gement, Jan 2014.

Paul Shrivastava, Silvester IVANAJ & Vera IVANAJ, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development: Mapping the Evolution of the Research through Co-word Analysis, Working Paper, 2011.

Paul Shrivastava, Vera IVANAJ & Silvester IVANAJ, Sustainable Development and the Arts, Working Paper, 2011.

Sybille Persson & Paul Shrivastava, Which paradigm for a caring and sustainable HRM? Insights from traditional Chinese thought, Working Paper, 2011.

Sybille Persson & Paul Shrivastava, A Theory of Strategy – Learning From China - From walking to sailing, Working Paper, 2011.

Paul Shrivastava & Silvester Ivanaj, Transdisciplinary Art, Technology, and Managment for Sustainable Enterprise, Transdisciplinary Journal of Engineering & Science Vol: 2, pp. 87-100 (December, 2011).

Paul Shrivastava, Silvester Ivanaj & Vera Ivanaj, Arts and Sustainable Development, International Journal of Technology Management , forthcoming 2012.