Chris Mason

Swinburne University of Technology

Cnr Wakefield and William Streets, Hawthorn Victor

3122 Victoria, Victoria 3122

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

From Stakeholders to Institutions: The Changing Face of Social Enterprise Governance Theory

Management Decision, Vol. 45, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2014
Chris Mason, James Kirkbride and David J. Bryde
Swinburne University of Technology, John Moores University - Business School and Liverpool John Moores University - School of Management, Faculty of Business and Law
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social enterprise, governance, institutional theory

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Beyond Box-Ticking: A Study of Stakeholder Involvement in Social Enterprise Governance

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Jun 2011
Justin Larner and Chris Mason
CommEnt CIC and Swinburne University of Technology
Downloads 234 (135,725)
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social enterprise, governance, stakeholder, advisory group, CIC

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The Barriers to Collaboration in Public Procurement: An Institutional Explanation of Legitimized Resistance

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Chris Mason and Joanne Meehan
Swinburne University of Technology and University of Liverpool
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public sector, strategic legitimacy, institutional theory, resistance

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Up for Grabs: A Critical Analysis of the Distortion of Social Entrepreneurship Discourse in the United Kingdom

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jul 2011
Chris Mason
Swinburne University of Technology
Downloads 172 (180,545)
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social enterprise policy, critical discourse analysis, social entrepreneurship

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Are They Being Served? Linking Consumer Expectation, Evaluation and Commitment

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Jun 2011
Chris Mason and John Simmons
Swinburne University of Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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service value, ethical consumption, relationship marketing, psychological contracts

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Defining the Nonprofit Sectors in Japan and England & Wales: A Comparative Assessment of Common Versus Civil Law

Euricse Working Papers No. 006/10
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Rosario Laratta and Chris Mason
Graduate School of Governance Studies, MEIJI UNIVERSITY and Swinburne University of Technology
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nonprofit organizations, legal context, partnership, comparative assessment

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Understanding Opportunities for Social Impact Investment in the Development of Affordable Housing

AHURI Final Report No. 294, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, doi:10.18408/ahuri-5310202, ISBN: 978-1-925334-56-2
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 02 Mar 2018
School of Property, Construction and Project Management, RMIT, Centre for Social Impact, Swinburne University of Technology, Centre for Urban Transitions and Swinburne University of Technology
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social impact investment (SII), social and affordable housing, government investment, housing development, housing policy, low-income housing, housing investment, social impact investing, affordable housing, community housing providers

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Exploring the Governance Challenges in Fair Trade Organizations: An Empirical Study of Three Fair Trade Organizations

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
Chris Mason and Bob Doherty
Swinburne University of Technology and University of York
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social enterprise governance, fair trade, multi-stakeholder, conflicts

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Giving as Good as They Get? Organisation and Employee Expectations of Ethical Business Practice

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Jun 2011
Chris Mason and John Simmons
Swinburne University of Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Ethical Business Practice, CSR, Employee Ethics

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Exploring Shared Identity Constructs between Social Enterprises and Third Sector Organisations: A UK Study

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Chris Mason
Swinburne University of Technology
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social entrepreneurship, identity, third sector organisations, United Kingdom, strucutral equation modelling

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Seeing Ourselves as Others See Us: Incorporating Reflexivity in Corporate Social Responsibility

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jul 2013
Chris Mason and John Simmons
Swinburne University of Technology and University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS)
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CSR, stakeholders, corporate governance, critique, reflexivity

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It’s Not You: It’s Me! Breaking up Social Entrepreneurship Identity

Mason, C. 2013. It’s not You: it’s Me! Breaking up social entrepreneurship identity. In: Seddon, F. (ed.) Social Enterprise: Is It Working?
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2012
Chris Mason
Swinburne University of Technology
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social entrepreneurship, identity, discourse, Derrida

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The Ties that Divide: Contrasting Attitudes to Governance Issues in Social Firms in the United Kingdom

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jul 2009
Chris Mason
Swinburne University of Technology
Downloads 45 (420,340)
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social enterprise, governance, accountability, legitimacy, democracy

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The Opportunities, Risks and Possibilities of Social Impact Investment for Housing and Homelessness

AHURI Final Report No. 288, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, DOI:10.18408/ahuri-7110101
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
University of New South Wales (UNSW), Centre for Social Impact, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Swinburne University of Technology, Centre for Social Impact, Swinburne University of Technology, Centre for Social Impact and University of Western Australia
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Social Impact Investment, Impact Investing, Affordable Housing, Social Housing, Homelessness, Systems Thinking, Social Outcomes, Housing Finance, Social Policy, Evidence-Based Financing

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Voices in the Fog: Accounts of Social Entrepreneurship Identity in the UK Third Sector

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Jul 2013
Chris Mason
Swinburne University of Technology
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third sector organizations, Derrida, discourse, difference

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Inquiry into Social Impact Investment for Housing and Homelessness Outcomes

AHURI Final Report No. 299, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, doi:10.18408/ahuri-7110001
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 13 Jun 2018
University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of New South Wales (UNSW), School of Property, Construction and Project Management, RMIT, The University of Western Australia, Centre for Social Impact, Centre for Social Impact, University of Western Australia, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, Swinburne University of Technology, University of South Australia, Swinburne University of Technology, Centre for Urban Transitions, Swinburne University of Technology, The University of Western Australia and Centre for Social Impact
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Homelessness, housing finance, innovative financing, social housing, social impact, social impact investing

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Giving as Good as They Get? Organization and Employee Expectations of Ethical Business Practice

Business and Society Review, Vol. 118, Issue 1, pp. 47-70, 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Mar 2013
Chris Mason and John Simmons
Swinburne University of Technology and University of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS)
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Forward Looking or Looking Unaffordable? Utilising Academic Perspectives on Corporate Social Responsibility to Assess the Factors Influencing its Adoption by Business

Business Ethics: A European Review, Vol. 20, Issue 2, pp. 159-176, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Mar 2011
Chris Mason and John Simmons
Swinburne University of Technology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Understanding Legitimacy Formation in Multi‐Goal Firms: An Examination of Business Planning Practices Among Social Enterprises

Journal of Small Business Management, Vol. 54, pp. 77-89, 2016
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Oct 2016
Swinburne University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology - School of Accountancy, Swinburne University of Technology and Swinburne University of Technology
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Fit for Purpose? – Board Development for Social Enterprise

Journal of Finance and Management in Public Services, Vol. 6, 2007
Posted: 06 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2014
Chris Mason and Maureen Royce
Swinburne University of Technology and John Moores University - Business School

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social enterprise, governance, board development