Sub-theme 56: Institutional Theory: Taking Stock and Retooling

Gili S. Drori, Hebrew University, Israel
Renate E. Meyer, WU Vienna, Austria, & Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Tammar B. Zilber, Hebrew University, Israel
Session I: Thursday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, K 150 (1st floor)
The Classic Danish Dilemma… Micro: To Be or Not to Be?
Chair: Tammar B. Zilber
Madeline Toubiana, Royston Greenwood and Charlene Zietsma
Beyond ethos: Outlining an alternate trajectory for emotional competence and investment
Hokyu Hwang and Jeannette A. Colyvas
Does institutional theory need microfoundations?
Session II: Thursday, July 06, 14:00 to 15:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Institutional Fields I - Room: K 150 (1st floor)
Chair: Achim Oberg
Barbara Gray and Jill Purdy
Pathways for institutionalizing interorganizational fields
Katharina Scheidgen
The impact of organizational and interorganizational practices on the governance of fields
Lin Dong, Paul Tracey, Omar Merlo, Andreas Eisingerich and Simon Bell
Maintenance of Shadow Institutional Fields: The Case of the Counterfeit Industry in Guangzhou, China
Parallel Stream B: Professions and Professional Role Identity - Room: K 142 (1st floor)
Chair: Bob Hinings
Sonya Pyo and Maxim Voronov
Institutionalizing people: Professional identity development of postdoctoral scientists
Noomi Weinryb and Cecilia Gullberg
Doing the right things or doing things right? Autonomy negotiations, professional role identities, and social media
Christof Brandtner
Decoupling under scrutiny: Managing passion and profession in complex institutional environments
Parallel Stream C: Religion as an Institution - Room: K 153 (1st floor)
Chair: Anne Krueger
Briana Preminger and Gili S. Drori
Sensemaking, logics, and enactment of, and in, space: Institutional reading of Lefebvre
Ali Aslan Gümüsay
The Plurality and Prevalence of the Religious Institutional Logic
Yanhua Bird, Julie Battilana, and Brian Smith-Vandergriff
Swinging between moral and market imperatives: A study of religious credit unions’ investments in private-label mortgage-backed securities
Session III: Friday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, K 150 (1st floor)
Chair: Marc Schneiberg
Walter W. Powell and Achim Oberg
Networks and institutions: Forging a new relationship
Mai Linneberg and Mihaela Trenca
Love me do: empathic engagement in institutional change
Renata Maria Fragoso Sobrinho and Diego Coraiola
Mediatized institutions: Challenges and opportunities of social media for organizational institutionalism
Session IV: Friday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Rationalization, Reflexivity and Intentionality - Room: K 150 (1st floor)
Chair: Tim Hannigan
Herman Stål and Hervé Corvellec
Decoupling during emergent rationalization
Josina Vink and Kaisa Koskela-Huotari
Rethinking reflexivity in institutional theory – Taking stock and moving ahead
Yuan Li
Intentionality: A conceptual link for institutional work and institutional logics
Parallel Stream B: Legitimacy - Room: K 153 (1st floor)
Chair: Markus Höllerer
Maarja Murumägi and Renato Sydler
Are economically attractive municipalities also socially attractive – How do institutional activities of a local government aimed for economic attractiveness impact on social attractiveness?
Patrick Haack, William McKinley, Oliver Schilke and Lynne Zucker
The theory-method gap in legitimacy research: Review, critique and directions for retooling
Stan Xiao Li, Royston Greenwood and Liang Wang
Institution maintenance work and legitimacy bases
Session V: Friday, July 07, 14:00 to 15:30, K 150 (1st floor)
Bringing Social Change
Chair: Gili S. Drori
Deniz Tunçalp
Florian Überbacher, Elizabeth Goodrick, Joel Gehman and Giuseppe Delmestri
The challenge of ‘grand challenges’: Toward ethical institutionalism
Marc Schneiberg and Johanna Mair
No toilet, no bride: Inter-institutional leverage, mobilization and opportunity structure in a sanitary development program
Session VI: Saturday, July 08, 09:00 to 10:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Logics and Categories - Room: K 150 (1st floor)
Chair: Barbara Gray
Hovig Tchalian, Vern L. Glaser and Jeff Green
Movers and shapers: Ambiguity, Coherence, and influence in the electric vehicle industry
C.R. (Bob) Hinings, Michael Barrett, Eivor Oborn and Girts Racko
Failing to flesh-out an institutional logic: newness, practices and logics in a knowledge transfer organization
Henri Schildt and Farah Kodeih
Making institutional logics explicit: Domain-specific, genealogical, and knowledge-based conceptions
Parallel Stream B: Cognition and Theorization - Room: K 142 (1st floor)
Chair: Thibault Daudigeos
Jan Goldenstein and Peter Walgenbach
Neo-institutionalism as a theory of collective praxis: Emergence, (re-)activation, and change of institutions
Anne K. Krueger
Bringing value back in – Conceptualizing institutions
Mélodie Cartel, Sylvain Colombero and Eva Boxenbaum
Multimodalstrategies of theorization: A historical analysis of reinforced concrete
Parallel Stream C: Institutional Fields II - Room: K 153 (1st floor)
Chair: Kerstin Sahlin
Oz Gore, Jon Hammond, Simon Bailey, Kath Checkland and Damian Hodgson
Institutional theory, organisational fields and the need to re-tool: The empirical case of complex governance in the English National Health Service
Sükrü Özen and Çetin Önder
Imported practice diffusion within a late-industrializing context: Spread of total quality management across Turkish business organizations
Tino Schöllhorn, Dominika Wruk and Achim Oberg
Is the sharing economy a field? How a disruptive field nurtures sharing economy organizations
Session VII: Saturday, July 08, 11:00 to 12:30, K 150 (1st floor)
Back to the Future…
Chair: Renate E. Meyer
Tim Hannigan, Marc J. Ventresca, Guillermo Casasnovas and Roy Nyberg
Early moments: A toolkit for institutional thinking about ‘the before’
Panel Discussion
Eva Boxenbaum, Tina Dacin, Ali Aslan Gümüsay and Marc Schneiberg