Empirical Evaluation of the Impact of Resilience and Sustainability on Firms’ Performance
作者: Elia BaluganiMaria Angela ButturiDelroy CheversDavid ParkerBianca Rimini
作者单位: 1Department of Sciences and Methods for Engineering, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Amendola 2–Padiglione Morselli, Reggio Emilia, 42100 Modena, Italy; elia.balugani@unimore.it (E.B.); bianca.rimini@unimore.it (B.R.)
2Mona School of Business and Management, The University of the West Indies, Mona 876, Jamaica; delroy.chevers@uwimona.edu.jm
3UQ Business School, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia; d.parker@business.uq.edu.au
刊名: Sustainability, 2020, Vol.12 (5)
来源数据库: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
DOI: 10.3390/su12051742
关键词: Sustainability maturity indexResilienceSustainable operationsSustainability modelingSustainability and financial performance
原始语种摘要: The concepts of resilience and sustainability appear multi-dimensional and correlated, depending on the context. Operational sustainability practices can enhance the resilience of a firm, and support its growth. This study aims at analyzing the impact of a sustainability strategy, measured by means of a sustainability maturity index (SMI), on the financial performance of a company. Since the SMI is strictly correlated to resilience capabilities, the performed analysis represents a first level integration of the sustainability and resilience indicators in a common framework. A data sample from 53 organizations was collected through structured interviews and analyzed to identify possible relationships between the SMI and the financial performance indexes. The analysis does not support...
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  • financial 财政的
  • profitability 盈利能力
  • resilience 弹性
  • sustainable 能保持一定速度的
  • indicators 指示器
  • country 地方
  • company 公司
  • maturity 壮年期
  • market 市场
  • performance 性能