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Bayram, A., Solak, S. and M.P. Johnson. 2013. Stochastic Optimization Models for Strategic Resource Allocation in Nonprofit Foreclosed Housing Acquisitions. European Journal of Operational Research, to appear.

Bulkeley, H., Andonova, L., Bäckstrand, K., Betsill, M., Compagnon, D., Duffy, R., Kolk, A., Hoffmann, M., Levy, D., & Newell, P. (2012). Governing climate change transnationally: assessing the evidence from a database of sixty initiatives. Environment and Planning C, 30(4): 591.

Connors, E., Gao L.S. and H.H. Johnston, “The Informational value of Toxics Release Inventory Performance”, Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal, 2013, Vol. 4, No.1, pp. 32-55

Chen, L. and L.S. Gao, “The Pricing of Climate Risk”, Journal of Financial and Economic Practice, Spring 2012, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 130-146.

Ertugrul, M., “Employee friendly acquirers and acquisition performance”, The Journal of Financial Research, Vol. XXXVI, No. 3, Pages 347–370, Fall 2013

Peharda, M, Z., Popović, D. Ezgeta-Balić, N. Vrgoč, S. Puljas, and A. Frankić. 2013. Age and growth of Venus verrucosa (Bivalvia: Veneridae) in the eastern Adriatic Sea. Cah.Biol.Mar. 54:281-286

Douglas, E., M. Finlayson, C. Revenga and A. Frankic. 2012. Coastal Systems and Freshwater. Chapter 10 in Seas, Society and Human Well-being, R. Bowen, M. Depledge and L. Fleming (eds.), Wiley Blackwell Publishing. (Forthcoming).

Maguire, T. and A. Frankić. 2012. Development of a salt marsh restoration site selection method for urban harbors. Poster, Restore America’s Estuaries (RAE), Conference, October 20-25, 2012. Tampa FL.

Frankić, A., L.Greber, C.McIntyre, and S. Sheldon. 2012. “Green Boston Harbor Project.” Chapter in SAGE Reference Handbook on Environmental Leadership, Volume II, Taking Action in the Face of Scientific Uncertainty.

Gao, L.S. “Disclosure of Environmental Capital Expenditures: Evidence from the Electric Utility Sector in the U.S.”, Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, July/August 2012, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 240-252.

Haigh, N.L. & Hoffman, A.J. 2012. Hybrid Organizations: The Next Chapter of Sustainable Business. Organizational Dynamics. 41(2): 126–134.

Haigh, N.L. & Griffiths, A. 2012. Surprise as a Catalyst for Including Climatic Change in the Strategic Environment. Business & Society. 51(1): 89-120.

Haigh, N.L. & Griffiths, A. Success, Failure, and Small Wins: Explaining The use of Eco-innovation to address Labor Discord. 2012. Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Macau, China, 8-10 June.

Hamilton, M., J. Lambert, J. Keisler, I. Linkov, and F. Holcomb. Research and Development Priorities for Energy Islanding of Military and Industrial Installations. Journal of Infrastructure Systems. In Press. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000133

Hoffman, A.J., Badiane, K.K. & Haigh, N.L. 2012. Hybrid Organizations as Agents of Positive Social Change: Bridging the For-profit & Non-profit Divide. In K. Golden-Biddle and J. Dutton (Eds.) Using a Positive Lens to Explore Social Change and Organizations: Building a Theoretical and Research Foundation. 131-153. Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group.

Ivanova M. (2012) “The contested legacy of Rio+20” Guest Article # 16 International Institute for Sustainable Development. Sept. 20, 2012. Available at:

Ivanova M. (2012). A New Global Architecture for Sustainability Governance State of the World 2012: Moving toward sustainable prosperity (pp. 104-117). Washington D.C.: Worldwatch Institute.

Ivanova M. (2012). Institutional design and UNEP reform: historical insights on form, function and financing. International Affairs, 88(3), 565-584.

Johnson, M.P., Solak, S., Drew, R.B. and J. Keisler. 2013. Property Value Impacts of Foreclosed Housing Acquisitions under Uncertainty. Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, to appear.

Johnson, M.P., Hollander, J. and A. Hallulli. 2013. Maintain, Demolish, Re-purpose: Policy Design for Vacant Land Management using Decision Models. Cities: Special Issue: Vacant Land: The New Urban Green, to appear.

Johnson, M.P., Zheng, K. and R. Padman. 2012. Modeling the Longitudinality of User Acceptance of Technology with an Evidence-Adaptive Clinical Decision Support System. Decision Support Systems, to appear.

Johnson, M.P., Drew, R.B., Keisler, J. and D. Turcotte. 2012. What is a Strategic Acquisition? Decision Modeling in Support of Foreclosed Housing Redevelopment. Socio-Economic Planning Sciences 46(3): 194 – 204.

Lavine, M. 2012. Exploring the Relationship between Corporate Social Performance and Work Meaningfulness, Journal of Corporate Citizenship, Vol: 46: pp.53-70.

Levy, David L. and Andre Spicer (Forthcoming, 2013). Contested Imaginaries and the Cultural Political Economy of Climate Change. Organization.

Levy, David L. (2012) Private actors and strategies in global environmental governance: The role of information disclosure. In Peter Dauvergne, ed., Handbook of Global Environmental Politics (2nd edition). London: Edward Elgar. Pp.308-318

Linkov, I., M. Bates, J. Keisler, B. Trump, M. Chappel, T. Seager. For Nanotechnology Decisions, Use Decision Analysis. Nanotechnology Today. In Press.

Lichtenstein. Complexity Science Insights into the Electrical Transmission Planning Process: Options for Integrating Renewable Energy into the Grid. 2012. B.  Proceedings to the NSF Organizational Sciences Workshop on Electricity Transmission Planning.  Center for Advanced Energy Studies’ (CAES), Boise State University, April 2012

Lu, Q.; Song, G.; Jasinski, J. P.; Keeley, A. C.; Zhang, W.  “One-pot double [3+2] Cycloaddition for Diastereoselective Synthesis of Tetracyclic Pyrrolidine Compounds” Green Chem. 2012, 14, 3010-3012.

Manning, S., Roessler, D. 2013. “The Formation of Cross-Sector Development Partnerships: How Bridging Agents Shape Project Agendas and Longer-term Alliances”. Journal of Business Ethics. Forthcoming.

Manning, S., Boons, F., Von Hagen, O., Reinecke, J. 2012. “National Contexts Matter: The Co-Evolution of Sustainability Standards in Global Value Chains”. Ecological Economics, 83, 197-209.

McKelvey, B. Lichtenstein & P. Andriani.  When Organizations and Ecosystems Interact: Toward a Law of Requisite Fractality in Firms, 2012.      International Journal of Complexity in Leadership and Management.  (in press)

Reinecke, J., Manning, S., Von Hagen, O. 2012. “Emerging Standards Markets: Multiplicity of Sustainability Standards in the Global Coffee Industry”. Organization Studies, 33 (5/6), 789-812.

Rothenberg, Sandra, and Levy, David (2012) Corporate Perceptions of Climate Science: The Role of Corporate Environmental Scientists. Business and Society, 51(1): 31-61.

Timmons, David (2013). “Social cost of biomass energy from switchgrass in western Massachusetts.” Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 42(1), pp. 176-195.

Tourki, Y., J. Keisler, I. Linkov, Scenario Analysis in the 21st Century: A literature review of method and application. Environment Systems and Decisions 32(1), March 2013.

Veleva V., Parker S., Lee A. and C. Pinney, “Measuring the business impact of community involvement: The case of volunteering at UL”, Business & Society Review, Vol. 117, Issue 1, pp. 123-142, Spring 2012.

Veleva V., Montanari A., Clabby P., and J. Lese, “PerkinElmer: Strategies for Old Instrument Reuse and Recycling”, Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, Canada, January 2013, Case #9B12M115.

Wittneben, B. B. F., Okereke, C., Banerjee, S. B., & Levy, D. Levy. (2012). Climate Change and the Emergence of New Organizational Landscapes. Organization Studies, 33(11): 1431-1450

Yi, W.-B.; Huang, X.; Zhang, Z.; Zhu, D.-Z.; Cai, C.; Zhang, W. “Recyclable Fluorous Cinchona Alkaloid Ester as an Organocatalyst for Asymmetric Fluorination of b-Ketoesters” Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2012, 8, 1233-1240.

Yi, W.-B., Shi, X.-L., Cai, C., Zhang, W. “Polymer-supported Pd(0) Catalyst for Copper- and Ligand-free Sonogashira Reactions in Aqueous Media” Green Processing and Synth. 2012, 1, 175-180.

Yi, W.-B.; Huang, X.; Cai, C.; Zhang, W. “One-Pot Fluorination Followed by Michael Addition or Robinson Annulation for Preparation of a-Fluorinated Carbonyl Compounds” Green Chem. 2012, 14, 3185-3189.

Yildiz, H., Johnson, M.P. and S. Roehrig. 2012. Planning for Meals-on-Wheels: Algorithms and Application. Journal of the Operational Research Society, to appear.

Zhang, W. “Laboratory profile of the Green Organic and Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Massachusetts Boston” Green Processing and Synth. 2012, 1, 291-293.

Zhang, W. “Fluorous Synthesis” book chapter in Green Techniques for Organic Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry, Zhang, W.; Cue, B. W. Eds., Wiley, Chichester, 2012, p443-468.

Zhou, Q., J. Lambert, C. Karvetski, J. Keisler and I. Linkov, Diversification of flood protection assets for reducing risk of extreme and catastrophic flood losses.  Risk Analysis 31(11):1873-1887, November 2012.