Beverly Kracher, Ph.D.

Kracher
Beverly
The Robert B. Daugherty Endowed Chair in Business Ethics & Society, Executive Director and President, Business Ethics Alliance, Professor of Business Ethics and Society, Marketing and Management
Marketing and Management
Phone: (402) 280-2061
Fax: (402) 280-5565

Publications

Kracher, B. and Martin, K., 2009, "A Moral Evaluation of Online Business Protest Tactics and Implications for Stakeholder Management," Business and Society Review, 114, pp. 59-83.
Martin, K. and Kracher, B., 2008, "A Conceptual Framework for Online Business Protest Tactics and Criteria for Their Effectiveness," Business & Society, 47, pp. 291-311.
Kracher, B. and Marble, R., 2008, "The Significance of Gender in Predicting the Cognitive Moral Development of Business Practitioners Using the Sociomoral Reflection Objective Method," Journal of Business Ethics, 78, pp. 503-526.
Kracher, B., Corritore, C.L. and Wiedenbeck, S., 2005, "A Foundation for Understanding Online Trust in Electronic Commerce," Information, Communications and Ethics in Society, 3(3), pp. 131-141.
Kracher, B. and Corritore, C.L., 2004, "Is There a Special E-Commerce Ethics?," Business Ethics Quarterly, 14, pp. 71-94.
Corritore, C.L., Kracher, B. and Wiedenbeck, S., 2003, "On-line Trust: Concepts, Evolving Themes, A Model," International Journal of Human Computer Studies, 58, pp. 737-758.
Corritore, C.L., Kracher, B., Thomas, C., and Wiedenbeck, S., 2003, "Development and validation for a Scale for Measuring Online Trust," J. Jacks and S. Stephanidis (Eds.), Proceedings for Human Computer Interaction International Conference, Human Computer Interaction: Theory and Practice (part 1), 1, pp. 716-720, Mahway, NJ: Erlbaum.
Corritore, C., Kracher, B., and Wiedenbeck, S., 2003, "An Editorial on Trust and Technology," International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 58(5), pp. 633-635.
Corritore, C.L., Kracher, B., and Wiedenbeck, S., 2002, "Preliminary Testing of a Model for Online Trust," Proceedings for the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIST), pp. 543-544.
Kracher, B. and L. Hadfield, 2002, "Online Environmental Trust and Trustworthiness," Interdisciplinary Environmental Review, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 21-42.
Kracher, B., A. Chaterjee and A. Lundquist, 2002, "Factors Related to the Cognitive Moral Development of Business Students and Business Professionals in India and the United States: Nationality, Education, Sex, and Gender," Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 255-268.
 

Presentations

Kracher, B. and R. Marble, "Developing a Model for an Ethics Index for Business Communities," International Association for Business & Society, Aspen, CO, June 20, 2009.
Kracher, B., "A Business Community Ethics Alliance," Organizational Ethics: Practices and Problems, Center for Business Ethics, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, Shanghai, China, June 11, 2008.
Kracher, B., "Monsoon Ethics: When Good Business Reigns," Bangladesh, June 8, 2008.
Kracher, B., C.L. Corritore, S. Wiedenbeck and R. Marble, "Online Trust and Health Information Web sites," Sixth Annual Meeting on HCI Research in MIS, International Conference on Information Systems, Montreal, Canada, December 10, 2007.
Kracher, B., "Aiming Higher: Chinese Businesses Advancing Consumer Rights," Conference on CSR and Consumer Rights, Center for International Business Ethics, Beijing, Sun City, Beijing, China, October 27, 2007.
Kracher, B., "Electronic Values Portfolios," Teaching Business Ethics Conference, Boulder, CO, June 8-10, 2006.
Kracher, B., C.L. Corritore, J. Knudsen, A. Gustafson and J.A. Gaspers, "Electronic Values Portfolios," Omaha, NE, November 2, 2005.
Kracher, B., "21st Century Protests Against Unethical Labor Practices," International Association for Business and Society, Sonoma Valley, CA, March 31-April 3, 2005.
Kracher, B., "Using Service-Learning Initiatives in the Pursuit of Scholarship," Service-Learning Conference, Omaha, NE, April 22, 2005.
Kracher, B., "Business and Peace," panel discussion, Society for Business Ethics, Hawaii, August 4-7, 2005.
Kracher, B., C.L. Corritore and B. Wiedenbeck, "A Foundation for Understanding Online Trust in Electronic Commerce," 8th Annual Ethics and Technology Conference, St. Louis, MO, June 24-25, 2005.
Kracher, B., C.L. Corritore, B. Wiedenbeck, R. Marble, and Chandran, "Measuring Online Trust of Web sites: Credibility, Perceived Ease of Use and Risk," Eleventh Americas Conference on Information Systems, Omaha, NE, August 11-14, 2005.
Kracher, B., "Women, Business, Government and the Environment: A Voice from the Plains," Interdisciplinary Environmental Association (IEA), Boston, MA, July 1-4, 2004.
Kracher, B., C.L. Corritore and S. Wiedenbeck, "Relationship Marketing, Web sites and Online Trust," Society for Business Ethics Annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, August 5-8, 2004.
Kracher, B. and K. Duggan-Martin, "Online Business Protests," at the Society of Business Ethics Annual Conference, Seattle WA, July 31 - August 3, 2003.
Kracher, B., "Challenges in Ethics Pedagogy: A Practical Symposium," invited panel member at Society of Business Ethics Annual Conference, Seattle, WA, July 31 - August 3, 2003.
Kracher, B., C. Thomas, C.L. Corritore and S. Wiedenbeck, "Development and Validation for a Scale for Measuring Online Trust," Human Computer Interaction International Conference, June 22 - 27, 2003, Crete, Greece.
Kracher, B. and L. Hadfield, "The Environment and Public Trust, at the Interdisciplinary Environmental Association’s (IEA) International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment, London, England, June 18 - 20, 2003.
Kracher, B., B. Bushell, B. Lyons, and P. Dangol, "CEWA: An Interndisciplinary, International Environmental Partnership," at the Interdisciplinary Environmental Association’s (IEA) International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment, London, England, June 18 - 20, 2003.
Kracher, B., C.L. Corritore and S. Wiedenbeck, "Preliminary Testing of a Model for Online Trust," at the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIST), in Philadelphia, PA, November 18-21, 2002.
Kracher, B. C.L. Corritore and S. Wiedenbeck, "Can We Trust Websites?: The Boundaries of Online Trust in B2B Electronic Commerce," at the Annual Conference for the Society of Business Ethics, in Denver, CO, August 8-11, 2002.
Kracher, B., "Online Environmental Activism," at the 8th International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment, in Toronto, Canada, June 27-29, 2002.
Kracher, B. L. Hadfield and B. Lyons, "The Invisible Hand or the Big Stick - Are Markets or Regulation Better at Protecting the Environment: A Panel Discussion," at 8th International Interdisciplinary Conference on the Environment, in Toronto, Canada, June 27-29, 2002.
Kracher, B. C.L. Corritore and S. Wiedenbeck, "A Research Agenda for Online Trust," at the Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), in Minneapolis, MN, April 23-26, 2002.