Research Outputs

Here is a collection of my outputs and where to find them. A number of the articles and book chapters are behind the publishers’ paywalls, but feel free to get in touch.


Journal articles

Ferreira, C., Merendino, A. and Meadows, M. (2019) ‘How Big Data Can Destroy Organisations’ Legitimacy’, International Corporate Rescue, 16(3), pp. 174–176. (Discussed here)

Ferreira, J. and Ferreira, C. (2018) ‘From bean to cup and beyond: exploring ethical consumption and coffee shops’, Journal of Consumer Ethics, 2(2), pp. 34–47. (Discussed here)

Ferreira, J. and Ferreira, C. (2018) ‘Challenges and opportunities of new retail horizons in emerging markets: the case of a rising coffee culture in China’, Business Horizons. doi: (Discussed here)

Ferreira, C. and Ferreira, J. (2018) ‘Political markets? Politics and economics in the emergence of markets for biodiversity offsets’, Review of Social Economy, 76(3), pp. 335–351. doi: 10.1080/00346764.2018.1463445. (Discussed here)

Ferreira, C. and Ferreira, J. (2018) ‘Failure to expand? Socio-technical practices and moral judgement in markets for biodiversity offsets’, New Political Economy. doi: 10.1080/13563467.2018.1501357. (Discussed here)

Ferreira, C. (2018) ‘Beyond corporate responsibility: Constructing sustainable and inclusive economies’, Social Business, 8(1), pp. 77–86. doi: (Discussed here)

Holtgrave, M., Nienaber, A.-M. and Ferreira, C. (2017) ‘Untangling the trust-control nexus in international buyer-supplier exchange relationships: An investigation of the changing world regarding relationship length’, European Management Journal, 35(4), pp. 523–537. doi: (Discussed here)

Ferreira, C. et al. (2017) ‘Social media advertising: Factors influencing consumer ad avoidance’, Journal of Customer Behaviour, 16(2), pp. 183–201. doi: (Discussed here)

Ferreira, C. (2017) ‘The contested instruments of a new governance regime: accounting for nature and building markets for biodiversity offsets’, Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, 30(7), pp. 1568–1590. doi: 10.1108/AAAJ-12-2015-2336. (Discussed here)

Rimkute, J., Moraes, C. and Ferreira, C. (2015) ‘The effects of scent on consumer behaviour’, International Journal of Consumer Studies, 40(1), pp. 24–34. doi: 10.1111/ijcs.12206.

Moraes, C. et al. (2015) ‘Understanding ethical luxury consumption through practice theories: A study of fine jewellery purchases’, Journal of Business Ethics, 145(3), pp. 525–543. doi: (Discussed here)

Book chapters

Moraes, C., Ferreira, C., Michaelidou, N., & McGrath, M. (2016). Consumer Ethical Judgement and Controversial Advertising Avoidance on Social Media. In L. Petruzzellis & R. S. Winer (Eds.), Rediscovering the Essentiality of Marketing (pp. 189–193). Cham: Springer International Publishing. Retrieved from

Ferreira, C. (2015). Noxious Markets. In F. F. Wherry & J. B. Schor, The SAGE Encyclopedia of Economics and Society (p. 1190). 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, California 91320: SAGE Publications, Inc. Retrieved from



Ferreira, C. et al. (2018) Regional Strategies for Sustainable and Inclusive Development (ReSSI) – Findings and implications. Coventry: Coventry University. Available at: (Discussed here)

ESPON and Coventry University (2018) RESSI: Regional strategies for sustainable and inclusive territorial development – Final Report. Luxembourg: ESPON EGTC. Available at: Regional Strategies for Sustainable and Inclusive Development – Report.

Ferreira, J. et al. (2017) Spaces of Community: Exploring dynamics in the café industry. Research Summary. Coventry: Centre for Business in Society, Coventry University. Available at:

Carrigan, M. et al. (2015) Signalling Change. Jewellery SMEs and Corporate Social Responsibility. Coventry: Coventry University. Available at:

Blog posts and others

Ferreira, C. (2015). Can luxury ever be ethical? Retrieved from April 29, 2015, from

Ferreira, C. (2015). Biodiversity Offsets As Corporate Responsibility: Opportunity Or Paradox? Retrieved April 16, 2015, from

Ferreira, C. (2015). Compensation for biodiversity losses: can varied approaches deliver? A comment by Carlos Ferreira. Retrieved March 20, 2015, from

Ferreira, C. (2014). Far from sight, close to the heart? Retrieved on October 02, 2014, from

Ferreira, C. (2014). Building expertise in Business Ethics at Coventry University. Retrieved on March 12, 2014, from

Project pages

ReSSI – Regional Strategies for Sustainable and Inclusive Territorial Development – Regional Interplay and Dialogue:

Consumers and Biodiversity Offsets: Exploring Different Perspectives of Business Responsibility:

Measuring the Social, Making Markets: Imagining and Constructing Global Markets for Social Investment:

Spaces of Community: Exploring Dynamics of the UK Cafe Industry: