Magali (Maggie) Delmas
Professor of Management
Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Anderson School of Management
UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability
La Kretz Hall, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Magali Delmas is a Professor of Management at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and the Anderson School of Management.
She is the director of the UCLA Center for Corporate Environmental Performance. She is also the President of the Alliance for Research in Corporate Sustainability (ARCS). An organization that serves as a vehicle for advancing rigorous academic research on corporate sustainability issues.
Her research interests are primarily in the areas of Business strategy and Corporate Sustainability. Magali Delmas has written more than 70 articles, book chapters and case studies on business and the natural environment.
She works on developing effective information strategies to promote conservation behavior and the development of green markets. Here is a short video of her recent work on green consumers.
Her current research includes the investigation of the barriers and incentives to the adoption of energy efficient solutions.
She is also engaged in refining current methodologies to measure and communicate firm’s and products’ environmental performance.
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Air quality mobile application
Our team at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability and UCLA Health invites you to join our Air Quality Research study. AirForU enables you to gain a better understanding of your local air quality conditions and understand how air quality affects your health. Through this study you can be a part of innovative...
Energy Conservation Behavior
UCLA ENGAGE investigates how real-time energy consumption feedback can be used as an effective tool for energy conservation. It applies insights from behavioral science to design optimal interventions for changing energy use behavior. It is among the largest behavioral experiments in energy conservation in the United States.
Corporate Sustainability and Employee Engagement
While an emerging body of literature investigates the environmental and financial benefits derived from the adoption of corporate sustainability, exactly how these practices impact organizational effectiveness and employee productivity remains unclear. In this project, we investigate the mechanisms that link corporate sustainability to employee engagement and performance.
The Private and Social Consequences of Purchasing an Electric Vehicle and Solar Panels: Evidence from California
Published Work | 2017 | Research in Economics
Dinámica de los resultados medioambientales y financieros: El caso de las emisiones de gases de efecto invernadero
Published Work | 2017 | Economía industrial
Published Work | 2017 | Nature Energy
Field Experiments in Corporate Sustainability Research Testing Strategies for Behavior Change in Markets and Organizations
Published Work | 2016 | Organization and Environment
Published Work | 2016 | Journal of Wine Economics
Published Work | 2016 | Academy of Management Discoveries
Published Work | 2016 | Journal of Business Ethics
Published Work | 2016 | Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization
Published Work | 2015 | Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Published Work | 2015 | Organization & Environment
Published Work | 2015 | Business and Society
Published Work | 2015 | Long Range Planning
What can we learn from high-frequency appliance-level energy metering? Results from a ﬁeld experiment
Published Work | 2014 | Energy Title
Published Work | 2014 | Family Business Review
Published Work | 2014 | Strategic Management Journal
Published Work | 2014 | Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
Production Frontier Methodologies and Efficiency as a Performance Measure in Strategic Management Research
Published Work | 2013 | Strategic Management Journal
Top management and the adoption of energy efﬁciency practices: Evidence from small and medium-sized manufacturing firms in the US
Published Work | 2013 | Energy
Published Work | 2013 | Energy and Buildings
Information strategies and energy conservation behavior: A meta-analysis of experimental studies from 1975 to 2012
Published Work | 2013 | Energy Policy, Volume 61, Pages 729-739.
Published Work | 2013 | Sloan Management Review
Triangulating Environmental Performance: What do Corporate Social Responsibility Ratings Really Capture?
Published Work | 2013 | The Academy of Management Perspectives
Published Work | 2012 | Operations Research
Environmental standards and labor productivity: Understanding the mechanisms that sustain sustainability
Published Work | 2012 | Journal of Organizational Behavior
Published Work | 2011 | Business and Society
An Institutional Perspective on the Diffusion of International Management System Standards: The Case of the Environmental Management Standard ISO 14001
Published Work | 2011 | Business Ethics Quarterly
Published Work | 2011 | Energy Policy
Working Paper | 2010
Published Work | 2010 | Production and Operations Management
Published Work | 2010 | Business Strategy & the Environment. 19: 245-260
Published Work | 2010 | Journal of Economics and Management Strategy. 18(1): 171-201.
Published Work | 2010 | Business Strategy and the Environment
Published Work | 2009
Published Work | 2008 | Business & Society
The Diffusion of Voluntary International Management Standards: Responsible Care, ISO 9000, and ISO 14001 in the Chemical Industry
Published Work | 2008 | The Policy Studies Journal
Published Work | 2008 | Environmental Science and Technology
Regulatory commitment to negotiated agreements: Evidence from the United states, Germany, the Netherlands, and France
Published Work | 2007 | Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis
Published Work | 2007 | Strategic Management Journal
Published Work | 2005 | Policy Sciences
Published Work | 2005
Published Work | 2004 | Business Strategy and the Environment
Published Work | 2004 | Research in Human Ecology
The di¡usion of environmental management standards in Europe and in the United States: An institutional perspective
Published Work | 2002 | Policy Sciences
Published Work | 2001
Published Work | 2001 | Journal of Policy Analysis and Management
Published Work | 2001 | California Management Review
Published Work | 2000 | Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum
Exposing strategic assets to create new competencies: the case of technological acquisition in the waste management industry in Europe and North America
Published Work | 1999 | Industrial and Corporate Change