We seek to produce world leading research that influences thinking, teaching and practice
Centre for Business, Organisations and Society (CBOS)
Rethinking business in a sustainable society; providing the evidence base to get there
While the UK's Modern Slavery Act has been a promising first step in tackling forced labour in the supply chain, more needs to be done to strengthen the Act.
With people able to save money and help the environment it would seem a no-brainer for households to do all they can to cut food waste - why don't they?
Many millions of people still live in absolute poverty, but is there also a good news story to be told here?
Michael Pirson’s book Humanistic Management offers a timely and novel reminder of the importance of human dignity
How can we know if our work is reaching the right people, or having an impact where it's needed most?
It's natural to assume that positive thinking is necessary for success, but sometimes it pays to be more circumspect.
CBOS is made up of faculty members and PhD students from the School of Management, as well as affiliates from other departments and external associate members
We work collaboratively with our affiliate and associate members as part of our mission to produce high impact, interdisciplinary research
Our PhD students explain why they chose Bath and talk about what it's like to be part of CBOS
Making a positive difference through School of Management research
Supporting start up and existing social enterprises in the local community through a Social Enterprise and Innovation Business Support Programme
While millions go hungry, over a third of the world's food produce is never consumed. Our research looks at how we can reduce waste in the supply chain