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Breeda Comyns is Assistant Professor of Sustainability and Entrepreneurship at KEDGE Business School. With more than 10 years of industry experience, she holds a PhD from the University of Leeds (2013), an MSc in Environmental Management and Technology from the University of Manchester and a BSc in Environmental Science from the University of Limerick. Her research interests are in the area of corporate social responsibility including sustainability reporting and communication, climate change and business ethics. She has published her work in international academic journals including Journal of Business Ethics, Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal among others. At KEDGE she teaches courses on corporate social responsibility as well as corporate strategy. 

    Recent publications
    Publication Year of publication Type of publication
    Comyns, B. (2018). Climate change reporting and multinational companies: Insights from institutional theory and international business. Accounting Forum, 42(1), 65-77 2018 Refereed Article
    Comyns, B. & Franklin-Johnson, E. (2018). Corporate Reputation and Collective Crises: A Theoretical Development using the case of Rana Plaza. Journal of Business Ethics, 150 (1), June, 159-183 2018 Refereed Article
    Comyns, B. (2014) Determinants of GHG Reporting: An Analysis of Global Oil and Gas Companies. Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 136, Issue 2, July (I) 2016, pp. 249-369, DOI: 10.1007/s10551-014-2517-9. 2016 Refereed Article
    Comyns, B. & Figge, F. (2015) Greenhouse gas reporting quality in the oil and gas industry. Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Jounal, Vol. 28, Issue 3, 403-433. 2015 Refereed Article
    Barkemeyer, B., Comyns, B., Figge, F. & Napolitano, G. (2014) CEO statements in sustainability reports: Substantive information or background noise? Accounting Forum, Vol. 38, Issue 4, 241-257. 2014 Refereed Article
    Comyns, B., Figge, F., Hahn, T., & Barkemeyer, R. (2013) Sustainability reporting: The role of 'Search,' 'Experience' and 'Credence' information. Accounting Forum, vol. 37, issue 3, 231-243. 2013 Refereed Article
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