Dr. Florian Lüdeke-Freund

I am Lecturer and Head of the Chair for Corporate Sustainability at ESCP Europe Business School, Berlin, and Research Fellow at the Centre for Sustainability Management (CSM) and Copenhagen Business School (CBS). Most of my research deals with corporate sustainability, business models for sustainability, and values-based innovation. Since 2013, I am facilitating the research hub www.SustainableBusinessModel.org.

Featured publications (more)

JCP_cover_small Lüdeke-Freund, F. & Dembek, K. (2017): Sustainable Business Model Research and Practice: Emerging Field or Passing Fancy?, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 168, 1668-1678. DOI | ResearchGate
VBI_book_cover_small Breuer, H. & Lüdeke-Freund, F. (2017): Values-based innovation management – Innovating by what we care about. Houndmills: Palgrave.

Most recent publications (more)

Breuer, H. & Lüdeke-Freund, F. (2017): Values-Based Network and Business Model Innovation, International Journal of Innovation Management, Vol. 21, No. 3, Art. 1750028 (35 pages). DOI | ResearchGate

Dreyer, B.; Lüdeke-Freund, F.; Hamann, R. & Faccer, K. (2017): Upsides and Downsides of the Sharing Economy: Collaborative Consumption Business Models’ Stakeholder Value Impacts and Their Relationship to Context, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol. 125, 87-104. DOI | ResearchGate

Kurucz, E.; Colbert, B.; Lüdeke-Freund, F.; Upward, A. & Willard, B. (2017): Relational Leadership for Strategic Sustainability: Practices and Capabilities to Advance the Design and Assessment of Sustainable Business Models, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 140, 189-204. DOI | ResearchGate

Upcoming special issues

International Journal of Corporate Social Responsibility – “Business Models for the Circular Economy”, full paper deadline: February 1, 2018

Journal of Business Models – “Sustainable Value Creation Through Business Models”, full paper deadline: January 15, 2018

Business & Society – “Collaborative Cross-Sector Business Models for Sustainability”, full paper deadline: December 1, 2018