Directrice de l'Institut RSE


Responsabilité sociale des entreprises
Développement durable
Investissement responsable et finance durable
Emergence de nouvelles formes d'organisations
Théorie des organisations

Curriculum vitae

PhD en Sciences Environnementales
Université Erasmus de Rotterdam (Pays-Bas) : Meilleure dissertation doctorale européenne en Finance et Développement Durable (2005)

Master Européen en Gestion Environnementale
European Association for Environmental Management Education - Athènes (Grèce) et Rotterdam (Pays-Bas)

Etudes Supérieures en Sciences de Gestion (Stratégie, Ressources Humaines)
Université d'Aix-en-Provence



STAELENS, L. D., Sam, LOUCHE, C., & d’HAESE, M. Predicting Job Satisfaction and Workers’ Intentions to Leave at the bottom of the High Value Agricultural Chain: Evidence from the Ethiopian Cut Flower Industry. International Journal of Human Resource Management.

COESLIER, M., LOUCHE, C., & HETET, J.-F. On the Relevance of Low-Carbon Stock Indices to Tackle Climate Change. The Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment.


LOUCHE, C., & STAELENS, L. (2017). When the farm-gate becomes a revolving door: an institutional approach to high labour turnover. Human Relations, 70(12).

ORLITZKY, M., LOUCHE, C., GOND, J.-P., & CHAPPLE, W. (2017). Unpacking the Drivers of Corporate Social Performance: A Multilevel, Multistakeholder, and Multimethod Analysis. Journal of Business Ethics, 144(1), 21-40.


MONNE, J., LOUCHE, C., & VILLA, C. (2016). Rational Herding toward the Poor: Evidence from Location Decisions of Microfinance Institutions within Pakistan. World Development, 84, 266-281.

LOUCHE, C., & ROOME, N. (2016). Journeying toward business models for sustainability: A conceptual model found inside the black-box of organisational transformation. Organization and Environnement, 29(1), 11-35. 

LOUCHE, C., & DUMAS, C. (2016). Collective Beliefs on Responsible Investment. Business & Society, 55(3), 427-457. 


LOUCHE, C., GOODMAN, J., Van CRANENBURGH, K. C., & ARENAS, D. (2014). Social Shareholder Engagement: The Dynamics of Voice and Exit. Journal of Business Ethics, 125(2), 193-210. 

LOUCHE, C., van CRANENBURGH, K. C., GOODMAN, J., & ARENAS, D. (2014). Religious Organisations as Investors: a Christian Perspective on Shareholder Engagement. Society and Business Review, 9(2), 195-213. 


LOUCHE, C., ARENAS, D., van CRANENBURGH, K. C. (2012). From preaching to investing: attitudes of religious organisations towards responsible investment. Journal of Business Ethics, 110(3): 301-320


ROOME, N, LOUCHE, C. (2011). SABAF: moving to a learning environment. Journal of Management Development, 30 (9): 1049-1066 


PEREZ, R., LOUCHE, C., SUN, W. (2010). (Special issue editors), Introduction : finance, soutenabilité et responsabilité. Economies et Sociétés, 44(11) : 1705-1720 (Série KF « Entreprise et finance»)


LOUCHE, C., DOOD, T. (2009). Re-framing Corporate Social Responsibility. Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique, XLVIII (4): 59-68 


SKUMA, K., LOUCHE, C. (2008). Socially Responsible Investment in Japan: Its mechanism and drivers. Journal of Business Ethics, 82(2): 425-448 

BOSSUYT, X., LOUCHE, C., WIJK, A.2008. Standardization in clinical laboratory medicine: an ethical reflection. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 67 (8): 1061-1063


LOUCHE, C., LYDENBERG, S. (2006). Investissement socialement responsable: différences entre Europe et Etats Unis. Revue Française d’Economie, 85: 81-105


LOUCHE, C. (2005). Social and environmental reporting: Understanding the SRI logics and requests. Accountancy en Bedrifskunde, Jaargang 25(9): 51-61

LOUCHE, C., TAGGER, J. (2005). Socially responsible investment - now and looking forward. Public Service Review, (9): 20-22

VAN den BERGHE, L., LOUCHE, C. (2005). The link between corporate governance and corporate social responsibility in insurance. The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance, 30 (3): 425-442

LENSSEN, G, LOUCHE, C., VAN den BERGHE, L. (2005). Responding to Societal Expectations. Corporate Governance: International Journal of Business in Society, 55(3): 4-11 


LOUCHE, C., & DUMAS, C. (2018). Getting by Tensions in Responsible Investment. In Deborah C. POFF, Alex C. MICHALOS (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Business and Professional Ethics, Springer.


LOUCHE, C., Van LIEDEKERKE, L., & PEETERS, H. (2015). Responsible Investment in Belgium. In T. HEBB, J. P. HAWLEY, A. G. F. HOEPNER, A. L. NEHER, & D. WOOD (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Responsible Investment (pp. 287-299). London: Routledge.

LOUCHE, C. (2015). CSR and Shareholders. In E. R. G. PEDERSEN (Ed.), Corporate Social Responsibility (pp. 205-239). London: Sage Publications Ltd.


LOUCHE, C. (2014). Belgium: Unions questioning the added value of CSR. In L. PREUSS, M. GOLD, & C. REES (Eds.), Corporate Social Responsibility and Trade Unions. Perspectives across Europe (pp. 16-30). Oxford, UK: Routledge.

LOUCHE, C., & HEBB, T. (Eds.). (2014). Socially Responsible Investment in the 21st Century: Does It Make a Difference for Society. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited.


LOUCHE, C. (2013). Regulation for socially responsible investment: where do we stand? In I. Tchotourian (Ed.) Company Law and CSR: Convergence or Divergence? A Comparative Approach about the New Challenge of Law. Bruylant: Brussels, Belgium


LOUCHE, C., ROOME, N. (2012). Performance management at the corporate level: beyond financial performance. In K. Verweire, K. Dewettinck, R. Slagmulder (Eds) Managing for performance excellence. Lannoo Publishers: Tielt, Belgium.


SUN, W., LOUCHE, C., PEREZ, R. (2011). Finance and Sustainability: Towards a New Paradigm? A Post- Crisis Agenda. (Edited book). Emerald Group Publishing: Bingley, UK

LOUCHE, C., LYDENBERG, S. (2011). Responsible Investment Dilemmas. Greenleaf Publishing: London

LOUCHE, C., ROOME, N. (2011). Strategic process of change: a multiple network game: The Rohner Textil case. In P.S. MacGregor, T. Carleton (Eds) Sustaining Innovation: Collaboration Models for a Complex World: 95-113. Springer: New York

LOUCHE, C., JEMEL, H., BOURGHELLE, D. (2011). Changing the dominant convention: The role of emerging initiatives in mainstreaming ESG. In Sun W., Louche C. and Perez R (Eds) Finance and Sustainability, Emerald


LOUCHE, C., IDOWU, S.O. (2010). Theory and Practice Corporate Social Responsibility. (Edited book) Springer: Berlin

LOUCHE, C., IDOWU, S.O., FILHO, W.L. (2010). Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility: From risk management to value creation. (Edited book) Greenleaf Publishing: London

LOUCHE, C., LYDENBERG, S. (2010). Socially Responsible Investing. In J. R. Boatright (Ed.) Finance Ethics: Critical Issues in Financial Theory and Practice: 393-418. Wiley

LOUCHE, C. Corporate Social Responsibility: The investor’s perspective. In S.O. Idowu, W L Filho (Eds) Professionals Perspectives of Corporate Social Responsibility: 211-232. Springer: Berlin

LOUCHE, C. (2009). Socially Responsible Investment: Global Convergence or Local Divergence? In H-C de Bettignies, F. Lépineux (Eds). Finance for a Better World: The Shift Toward Sustainability: 51-70. Palgrave Macmillan

LOUCHE, C., VAN LIEDEKERKE, L., EVERAERT, P., LEROY, D., ROSSY, A., D’HUEART, M. (2009). Understanding the CSR landscape in Belgium. In S.O. Idowu, W. L. Filho. (Eds.) Global Practices of Corporate Social Responsibility: 125-148. Springer Verlag: Berlin


LOUCHE, C., BAETEN, X. (2006). Stakeholder Management: A trajectory framework. In J. Jonker, M. de Witte (Eds). Management Models for Corporate Social Responsibility: 171-179. Springer: Berlin

LOUCHE, C., VAN den BERGHE, L. (2006). From financial corporate governance towards responsible corporate governance. In EFQM project, Above the Clouds: A Guide to Trends Changing the Way We Work: A Project: 58-61 Greenleaf Publishing: London


LOUCHE, C. (2001). The corporate environmental performance-financial performance link: Implications for ethical investment in Sustainable Banking. In J.J. Bouma, M. Jeucken, L. Klinkers (Eds), The Greening of Finance. Greenleaf Publishing: London


LOUCHE, C. (2014). Creating sustainable value: The Ricoh Case. Case Centre Collection, Reference n° 714-059-1. Teaching note Reference n° 714-059-8

LOUCHE, C., ROOME, N. (2014). A 60 second clip to create change: palm oil role play (round 1). Case Centre, Reference n° 714-062-1. Teaching note, Reference no. 714-062-8 & A 60 second clip to create change: palm oil role play (round 2): Compact Case Collection, Case Centre, Reference n° 714-063-1


LOUCHE, C., SAMII, B., LEPOUTRE, J., BOUTE, R. (2012). Sustainable supply chain part (A): Alpro - sustainable soybean supply chain ECCH 712-016-1

LOUCHE, C., SAMII, B., LEPOUTRE, J., BOUTE, R. (2012). Sustainable supply chain part (B): C & A - Sustainable cotton supply chain ECCH 712-017-1


LOUCHE, C. (2011). Doing business in a complex setting with Corporate Responsibility implications: The ABB case in Sudan. (not published)


LOUCHE, C., DODD, T. (2010). ESG disclosure Role play. (not published)


LOUCHE, C., LIEDKERKE, L. (2006). Van de Velde case: The challenge of implementing SA8000. In: Eurocadres (Ed.) A curriculum for Responsible European Management (REM), Brussels, Eurocadres: 29-35

Nombreuses communications au sein de :

  • Academy of Management (AOM),
  • Strategic Management Society (SMS),
  • International Association for Business & Society (IABS),
  • European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS),
  • European Academy of Business in Society (EABIS),
  • Réseau International de recherche sur les Organisations et le Développement Durable (RIODD)

Encadrement Doctoral

Cécile Cam, Audencia Business School, Le processus d’intégration de la RSE

Manuel Coëslier, Ecole Centrale Nantes and Audencia Business School, Evaluation de l’adéquation des stratégies et investissements des entreprises avec les objectifs climatiques

Steffi Sandra Singhe, LEMNA, Université de Nantes, The Commercialization of Microfinance in Cameroon

Lotte Staelens, Ghent University, Labour agency in the cut flower industry in Ethiopia: Should I stay or should I go?

Activités scientifiques

Guest editor :

  • Organization & Environment, special issue on "Financial markets and the transition to a low-carbon economy"

Regular reviewer pour : 

  • Journal of Business Ethics
  • Business & Society Journal
  • Organization Studies
  • Journal of Management Studies
  • M@n@gement
  • Organization & Environment
  • Journal of Sustainable Finance and Investment
  • Journal Environment, Development and Sustainability
  • Corporate Governance: An International Review 

Rédacteur en chef adjoint :

  • Corporate Governance
  • International Journal of Business in Society

Membre du comité scientifique :

  • M@n@gement (official journal of the AIMS)

Membre du comité éditorial :

  • Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment
  • Revue de l'Organisation Responsable/ Responsible Organization Review (ROR)
  • Journal of Human Resource and Sustainability Studies
  • Business & Society Journal

Membre du comité de rédaction :

  • Collection: “Critical Studies on Corporate Responsibility, Governance and Sustainability”, Emerald Publishing

Membre de : 

  • Academy of Management (AOM)
  • European Group on Organization Studies (EGOS)
  • Advisory Board for the Sustainability Centres Community, Ivey Business School

"Financial vulnerability : the perspective of the financial advisors"
Terrain d'études financé par la Chaire Banques Populaires Comportement & Vulnérabilité Financière

"The usability of ESG data: a perspective of the financial institutions"
Terrain d'études financé par la Fondation Audencia

"Decisions processes in the context of breakthrough innovation: the case of nanotechnologies"
Terrain d'études financé par la Fondation Audencia



  • Best Paper Award at the Corporate Responsibility Research Conference CRRC 2014, September 16-17,  Leeds, UK
  • Winner Dark Side Case-Writing Competition, AOM Conference


  • Best Paper Proceedings of the 2012 Academy of Management Meeting, SIM division
  • Runners Up for the Best Paper in the History of Corporate Responsibility Award sponsored by the SIM Division


  • Best reviewer, SIM division, Academy of Management, 2011
  • The co-edited book ‘Innovative CSR’ was listed in ‘The 2010 Top 40 Sustainability Books’ by the University of Cambridge
  • FT Lexicon - professor of the week, March 3-10, 2011


  • Dissertation award: Prize for the Best European PhD dissertation in Finance and Sustainable Development (French Social Investment Forum)
  • Dissertation award: runner up for the Critical Management Studies (CMS)