John W. Maxwell

Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Professor

Department of Business Economics and Public Policy

Kelley School of Business, Indiana University

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

http://johnwmaxwell.com

Indiana University, Department of Economics

Adjunct Professor

Wiley Hall

Bloomington, IN

United States

Richard Ivey School of Business

Research Professor

The University of Western Ontario

1151 Richmond Street North

London, Ontario N6A3K7

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

'Voluntary' Approaches to Environmental Regulation: A Survey

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Jan 1999
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
Downloads 2,669 (9,137)
Citation 23

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'Voluntary' Approaches to Environmental Regulation: A Survey

ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONS AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY, Maurizio Franzini and Antonio Nicita, Eds., Chapter 7, Pp. 142-174, 2000
Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

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Corporate Social Responsibility and the Environment: A Theoretical Perspective

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Feb 2008
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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corporate social responsibility, environment, self-regulation, preemption, private politics

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Greenwash: Corporate Environmental Disclosure Under Threat of Audit

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1055
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Oct 2006
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Greenwash, Disclosure, Environmental Strategy

Self-Regulation and Social Welfare: The Political Economy of Corporate Environmentalism

FEEM Working Paper No. 55.98
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Nov 1998
John W. Maxwell, Thomas P. Lyon and Steven C. Hackett
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Humboldt State University - School of Business and Economics
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Self-Regulation and Social Welfare: The Political Economy of Corporate Environmentalism

Posted: 27 Jun 2000
John W. Maxwell, Thomas P. Lyon and Steven C. Hackett
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Humboldt State University - School of Business and Economics

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Signaling without Certification: The Critical Role of Civil Society Scrutiny

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 15-009, Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2014-32
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2016
Susan Kayser, John W. Maxwell and Michael W. Toffel
Erb Institute & Graham Sustainability Institute, University of Michigan, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Harvard Business School
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Interest Group Lobbying and Corporate Strategy

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Apr 2003
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Special Interest Group, Lobbying, Corporate Strategy

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Self-Regulation, Taxation, and Public Voluntary Environmental Agreements

IU Kelley, School Dept. of Bus. Econ. & Public Policy Working Paper No. 00-12
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Dec 2000
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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self-regulation, public voluntary agreements, preemption

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CSR Needs CPR: Corporate Sustainability and Politics

California Management Review, Forthcoming, Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 18-65, Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 3216142
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Aug 2018
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)UCLA, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Western Ontario - Richard Ivey School of Business, Paris School of Economics (PSE), Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau - Department of Economics, HEC Paris - Strategy & Business Policy, Cass Business School, Questrom School of Business- Boston University, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Harvard Business School, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and KU Leuven - Brussels Campus
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Corporate Social Responsibility, Lobbying, Greenwashing, Corporate Sustainability, Corporate Political Responsibility

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Uncertain Standards

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
Rick Harbaugh, John W. Maxwell and Beatrice Roussillon
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and The University of Manchester - Department of Economics
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Eco-labels, disclosure, certification, persuasion, standards

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Public Voluntary Programs Reconsidered

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Mar 2007
John W. Maxwell and Thomas P. Lyon
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Public Voluntary Programs, Regulatory Threat, Information Diffusion

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Self-Regulation and Regulatory Discretion: Why Firms May Be Reluctant to Signal Green

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1254
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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self-regulation, signaling, regulatory discretion, regulatory flexibility

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Understanding the Role of the Corporation in Sustainability Transitions

Organization & Environment 32(2), 87-97, 2019, Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 19-49
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Aug 2019
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)UCLA, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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sustainability, market transformation, corporate leadership, Marine Stewardship Council, socially responsible investing, CEO activism, nongovernmental organizations

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But What Does it Mean? Competition between Products Products Carrying Green Labels when Consumers are Active Acquirers of Information

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Dec 2019
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, University of London, University of Victoria - Department of Economics, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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eco-labeling, green consumerism,information-based instruments

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Political Polarization, Activism and Corporate Woke-ism

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Feb 2024
Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Political Polarization, Activists, Legislation, Wokeism

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Quality Leadership When Regulatory Standards are Forthcoming

Posted: 28 Jun 2000
Stefan Lutz, Stefan Lutz, Thomas P. Lyon and John W. Maxwell
HMKW UniversityLutz-Econ, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

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A Quantitative Analysis of Investment within China's Life Insurance Industry: A Dilemma for China's Insurance Regulators

Posted: 16 Feb 1999
Qixiang Sun and John W. Maxwell
Beijing University and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

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