College of Business Faculty Success
28 October 2019
Prof. Sherine Farouk and Dr. Fauzia Jabeen from the College of Business have been published in the Social Responsibility Journal. Their article on ‘Ethical Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility and Organizational Performance: Evidence from the UAE Public Sector’ (Impact Factor=1.93) has also been selected by the editorial board for a ‘Highly Commended’ award in the 2019 Emerald Literati Awards.
Their research sheds light on the link between formalized ethical procedures and employee responses including CSR, organizational engagement, and organizational performance. The study provides managerial insights for improving the ethical climate and CSR within the public sector context in the UAE and points out that public sector employers should formulate policies to boost the ethics and CSR environment in the workplace for competitive advantage.