Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly

(The median citation count of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-10-01 to 2023-10-01.)
Testing Social Enterprise Models Across the World: Evidence From the “International Comparative Social Enterprise Models (ICSEM) Project”48
Satisfaction With Informal Volunteering During the COVID-19 Crisis: An Empirical Study Considering a Swiss Online Volunteering Platform40
Are You Ready: Financial Management, Operating Reserves, and the Immediate Impact of COVID-19 on Nonprofits39
Leadership and Governance in Times of Crisis: A Balancing Act for Nonprofit Boards30
Regulation as Political Control: China’s First Charity Law and Its Implications for Civil Society28
Toward a Typology of Critical Nonprofit Studies: A Literature Review27
Bringing People Closer: The Prosocial Effects of Immersive Media on Users’ Attitudes and Behavior27
Activating Community Resilience: The Emergence of COVID-19 Funds Across the United States26
Personal Values and Choice of Charitable Cause: An Exploration of Donors’ Giving Behavior22
Philanthropic Foundation Responses to COVID-1919
Is “Overhead” A Tainted Word? A Survey Experiment Exploring Framing Effects of Nonprofit Overhead on Donor Decision17
Civil Society and COVID in China: Responses in an Authoritarian Society17
Transnational Nonprofits’ Social Media Use: A Survey of Communications Professionals and an Analysis of Organizational Characteristics17
Bringing Beneficiaries More Centrally Into Nonprofit Management Education and Research17
Examining the Extent and Coherence of Nonprofit Hybridization Toward the Market in a Post-corporatist Welfare State16
Nonprofit Advocacy Coalitions in Times of COVID-19: Brokerage, Crowdfunding, and Advocacy Roles15
Crowdfunding Acts as a Funding Substitute and a Legitimating Signal for Nonprofit Performing Arts Organizations15
Combining Nonprofit Service and Advocacy: Organizational Structures and Hybridity14
Decoupling Under Scrutiny: Consistency of Managerial Talk and Action in the Age of Nonprofit Accountability13
Designing “National Day of Service” Projects to Promote Volunteer Job Satisfaction13
I Belong, Therefore, I Give? The Impact of Sense of Belonging on Graduate Student Alumni Engagement13
Automated Coding Using Machine Learning and Remapping the U.S. Nonprofit Sector: A Guide and Benchmark13
Volunteering and Leisure Activity in the United Kingdom: A Longitudinal Analysis of Males and Females12
Philanthropic Entrepreneurs Who Give Overseas: An Exploratory Study of International Giving Through Grassroots Organizations12
The Governance of Public–Nonprofit Service Networks: Four Propositions11
To What Extent Is Trust a Prerequisite for Charitable Giving? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis11
Charity Density and Social Need: A Longitudinal Perspective10
Examining the Mediating Influence of Interlocking Board Networks on Grant Making in Public Foundations10
Nonprofit Segregation: The Exclusion and Impact of White Nonprofit Networks10
Why Restrictive NGO Foreign Funding Laws Reduce Voter Turnout in Africa’s National Elections10
Understanding the Effect of Central Government Funding on the Service and Advocacy Roles of Nonprofit Organizations in China: A Cross-Regional Comparison10
Half a Century of NVSQ: Thematic Stability Across Years and Editors9
Bridging and Bonding: Disentangling Two Mechanisms Underlying the Diversity–Performance Relationship9
“Where My Gays At?” The Status of LGBTQ People and Queer Theory in Nonprofit Research9
Mapping the Research Landscape of Strategic Human Resource Management in Nonprofit Organizations: A Systematic Review and Avenues for Future Research9
Which Audiences Engage With Advocacy Groups on Twitter? Explaining the Online Engagement of Elite, Peer, and Mass Audiences With Advocacy Groups9
Serving the Vulnerable While Being Vulnerable: Organizing Resilience in a Social Welfare Sector8
Abiding by the Law? Using Benford’s Law to Examine the Accuracy of Nonprofit Financial Reports8
Subnational Variations in Civil Society Development: The Surprising Case of Russia8
When Public Recognition Inhibits Prosocial Behavior: The Case of Charitable Giving8
“Mo” Together or Alone? Investigating the Role of Fundraisers’ Networks in Online Peer-to-Peer Fundraising8
Pathways to Late-Life Volunteering: A Focus on Social Connectedness8
Dynamics of International Giving: How Heuristics Shape Individual Donor Preferences8
Coopetition Among Social Enterprises: A Three-Level Dynamic Motivated by Social and Economic Goals8
The Perceived Differences: The Sector Stereotype of Social Service Providers8
Combating COVID-19 Together: China’s Collaborative Response and the Role of Business Associations8
Informal Volunteering, Inequality, and Illegitimacy7
Global Philanthropy: Does Institutional Context Matter for Charitable Giving?7
NGO Roles and Anticipated Outcomes in Environmental Participatory Processes: A Typology7
Neighborhood Development Organizations and Neighborhood Disadvantage: Race, Resources, and Inequality in Chicago7
The State and the Securitization of Civil Society Organizations in Nigeria7
Comparing the Effectiveness of Post-Scandal Apologies From Nonprofit and Commercial Organizations: An Extension of the Moral Disillusionment Model6
Snuggling Together or Exploring Options? A Multilevel Analysis of Nonprofit Partnership Formation and Evolution in an Unstable Institutional Context6
The Nonprofit Starvation Cycle: Does Overhead Spending Really Impact Program Outcomes?6
The (R)evolution of the Social Entrepreneurship Concept: A Critical Historical Review6
Motivations for Peer-Support Volunteering: Social Identities and Role-Identities as Sources of Motivation6
Do U.S. Faith-Based Social Service Organizations Resist Collaboration? Examining the Role of Religiosity and Operational Capacity in Interorganizational Partnerships6
Exploring Attitudes of Mandatory Volunteers: The Role of Perceived Organizational Support, Role Clarity, and Self-Efficacy Toward Service6
Business-Like and Still Serving Society? Investigating the Relationship Between NPOs Being Business-Like and Their Societal Roles6
Understanding the Correlates of Donor Intention: A Comparison of Local, National, and International Charity Destinations6
Project-Think and the Fragmentation and Defragmentation of Civil Society in Egypt, Palestine, and Turkey6
Are Disasters Disastrous to Nonprofit Organizations? Investigating the Financial Implications of Hurricane Sandy for Nonprofits6
The Gendered Pathways Into Giving and Volunteering: Similar or Different Across Countries?6
Why Is Human Milk Donation Absent From the Literature on Philanthropic Giving? The Invisible Female Donor and Her Invisible Gift5
The Public Service Motivated Volunteer: Devoting Time or Effort?5
Developing and Validating a Capacity Instrument for Chinese and U.S. NGOs5
Do Service Provision NGOs Perform Civil Society Functions? Evidence of NGOs’ Relationship With Democratic Participation5
Motives, Supporting Activities, and Selection Criteria of Social Impact Incubators: An Experimental Conjoint Study5
The Good-looking Giver Effect: The Relationship Between Doing Good and Looking Good5
Nonprofit Entrepreneurship: Gender Differences in Strategy and Practice5
Surviving the Black Swan Event: How Much Reserves Should Nonprofit Organizations Hold?5
The Evolution of Nonprofit Governance Research: Reflections, Insights, and Next Steps5
Public Service Motivation Among Nonprofit Board Members and the Influence of Primary Sector of Employment5
No Global Crisis of Trust: A Longitudinal and Multinational Examination of Public Trust in Nonprofits5
The Hidden Cost of Trustworthiness5
Volunteering in the United Kingdom During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Who Started and Who Quit?5
Does Mandatory Disclosure Matter? The Case of Nonprofit Fundraising4
Connecting Group Dynamics, Governance, and Performance: Evidence From Charter School Boards4
Shaping Identity: Older Adults’ Perceived Community Volunteering Experiences in Shanghai4
Putting Nonprofits on the Policy Agenda of Post-Soviet Russia: A Story of Convergence4
Beyond the Partnership Paradigm: Toward an Extended Typology of Government/Nonprofit Relationship Patterns4
The Role of Mediators in Diffusing the Community Foundation Model of Philanthropy4
Nudging Charitable Giving: What (If Anything) Is Wrong With It?4
Accountable and Thus Legitimate? A Comparative Study of Philanthropists4
Perceptions and Conceptions of “Place” in Australian Public Foundations4
Accruals Management to Avoid The Current Ratio Falling Below One: An Empirical Analysis Among Nonprofits4
Designing Social Media Fundraising Messages: An Experimental Approach to Understanding How Message Concreteness and Framing Influence Donation Intentions4
Assessing the Role of Ethnic Enclaves and Neighborhood Conditions in Volunteering Among Latinos in Chicago4
Hours of Paid Work and Volunteering: Evidence From Danish Panel Data4
Does Social Media Engagement Translate to Civic Engagement Offline?4
Servant Leadership, Volunteer Retention, and Organizational Citizenship Behavior in Nonprofit Organizations: Examining the Mediating Role of Job Satisfaction4
Disciplinary Contributions to Nonprofit Studies: A 20-Year Empirical Mapping of Journals Publishing Nonprofit Research and Journal Citations by Nonprofit Scholars4
The Big Bird Gets the Worm? How Size Influences Social Networking by Charitable Organizations4
Examining the Efficacy of Accountability Systems in Preventing Nonprofit Misconduct: A Look Beyond Financial Fraud4
Major Donors and Higher Education: Are STEM Donors Different from Other Donors?4
Deepening Knowledge on Volunteers Using a Marketing Perspective: Segmenting Turkish Volunteers According to Their Motivations4
Nonprofit Scandals: A Systematic Review and Conceptual Framework4
Simmer Down Now! A Study of Revenue Volatility and Dissolution in Nonprofit Organizations4
The Hybridization of Meaningful Nonprofit Work: An Exploratory Study of the Effects of Marketization on Nonprofit Managers’ Sense of Meaningfulness in Work4
Gendered Funding: United Way Board Composition and the Funding of Women- and Girl-Serving Organizations4
Grassroots INGOs in Africa: Perspectives on What They Are (and Are Not?)4
The Relation Between Income and Donations as a Proportion of Income Revisited: Literature Review and Empirical Application4
Do Volunteers Intend to Become Social Entrepreneurs? The Influence of Pro-Social Behavior on Social Entrepreneurial Intentions3
Dynamics of American Giving: Descriptive Evidence3
A Review of Sexual Harassment Prevention Practices: Toward a Nonprofit Research Agenda3
A Grounded Theory Study of Major Gift Fundraising Relationships in U.S. Higher Education3
NPO Web-Based Accountability: How Can We Know If NPOs Are Doing Good Things?3
Service-Learning in Higher Education and Prosocial Identity Formation3
Growing Up Nonprofit: Predictors of Early-Stage Nonprofit Formalization3
Professional Identity and the Determinants of Fundraisers’ Charitable Behavior3
Bridging the Gap: A Qualitative Analysis of What It Takes to Inspire Youth to Engage in Volunteering3
An Experimental Laboratory Examination of the Psychological and Physiological Effects of Civic Empowerment: A Novel Methodological Approach3
A Desire for Growth? An Exploratory Study of Growth Aspirations Among Nascent Nonprofit Entrepreneurs3
Going the Extra Mile: The Liability of Foreignness in U.S. Foundation International Grantmaking to Local NGOs3
How Do NPOs Get Funding? A Business Model Perspective Based on the Conversion of Symbolic Capital3
Donations and the Overhead Ratio Are Related Even When Donors Do Not Bother About Efficiency3
Nonprofit Benchmarking With Data Envelopment Analysis3
Mapping Civil Society in the Digital Age: Critical Reflections From a Project Based in the Global South3
Transacting Business and Transforming Communities: The Mission Statements of Community Foundations Around the Globe3
Immigrants’ Experiences of Volunteering; A Meta-Ethnography3
An Investigation of Factors Influencing Environmental Volunteering Leadership and Participation Behaviors3
Portrayals of Volunteering on U.S. Television: A Textual Analysis3
Improving the Trustworthiness/Validity of Interview Data in Qualitative Nonprofit Sector Research: The Formative Influences Timeline3
Benefit-Based Revenue Streams and Financial Health: The Case of Arts and Cultural Nonprofits2
No Strings Attached: Philanthropy, Race, and Donor Control From Black Power to Black Lives Matter2
Does the Economic Decline of the West and the Rise of China Encourage NGO Crackdown?2
Charitable Giving in Married Couples: Untangling the Effects of Education and Income on Spouses’ Giving2
Civil Society and Philanthropy in Africa: Parallels, Paradoxes and Promise2
Enhancing Self-Efficacy During Community Service: Factors Influencing AmeriCorps’ Members’ Change in Self-Efficacy2
Voluntary Sector Participation and Support for Redistribution: Evidence From 18 Advanced Industrial Democracies (1990–2013)2
Critical Applications of Heterogeneity Theories to Power in Nonprofit Human Services Organizations2
Structure, People, and Relationships: A Multidimensional Method to Assess Museum Resilience2
Nonprofit Organizations and the Evaluation of Social Impact: A Research Program to Advance Theory and Practice2
Pressure, Cost Accounting, and Resource Allocations: Experimental Evidence on Nonprofit Financial Decision-Making2
Further Evidence on Competition in Nonprofit Donor Markets2
Perception of Internal Controls Helps Explain Whistleblowing2
Examining Chinese Charitable Giving Under State Intervention: A Political Participation Perspective2
Governance Arrangements of Cross-Sector Collaboration and Its Effectiveness2
Internal Governance of Interest Organizations: The Role of Boards of Directors in Advocacy Performance2
High-Capacity Donors’ Preferences for Charitable Giving2
Community-Based Initiatives and Public Services Delivery in a Fragile Context: The Case of Yemen2
The Third Sector and Climate Change: A Literature Review and Agenda for Future Research and Action2
Assessing the State of the U.S. Nonprofit Sector: What Indicators Should We Use?2
“That’s My Job”: Tensions Between Employees and Volunteers in the Fire Service2
Mission, Motivation, and the Active Decision to Work for a Social Cause2
Exploring Nonprofit Advocacy Research Methods and Design: A Systematic Review of the Literature2
Civil Society and the Pluralization of African Philanthropy: A Case of Back to the Future?2
Populism and Charity Donations: An Australian Case Study2
The Evolution of the Nonprofit Research Field: An Emerging Scholar Perspective2
Ownership Variation in Violated Regulations and National Care Standards: Evidence From Social Care Providers2
Cultural Capital and Volunteering: A Multilevel Study From China2
Conceptualizing Organizational Advocacy Across the Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector: Goals, Tactics, and Motivation2
Exploring the Regional Determinants of the Emergence of Social Enterprises in South Korea: An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Perspective2
The Evolving Distribution of Giving in the United States2
Nonprofit Board Governance Policy Adoption: Toward an Integrated Board Interlock Network and Institutional Perspectives2
Do Donors Penalize Nonprofits With Higher Non-Program Costs? A Meta-Analysis of Donor Overhead Aversion2
The Role of Implicit Biases and Explicit Attitudes Toward the Poor in Donation Choices2
Can We Chat . . . Privately? Using Twitter Chats to Facilitate Offline Engagement for Nonprofits2
Understanding the Donor-Advised Fund Giving Process: Insights From Current DAF Users1
Partners, Not Providers: A Collaboration Typology for Congregations and Community1
The Prevalence of Ethnic, Cultural, and Folk Nonprofit Organizations in Increasingly Diverse Communities: A Case of Demand Heterogeneity1
The Antecedents of Nonprofit Board Interlock: A Longitudinal Examination on Network Structure, Homophily, and Organizational Attributes1
Reconciling Theory and Context in Comparative Nonprofit Research1
Characteristics of Large Environmental Nonprofits That Identify Climate Change and Social Justice as Focal Concerns1
Did 9/11 Affect Donations to Islamic Charities in the United States?1
Governance Effectiveness: The Interaction of Ethno-Racial Diversity and Social Capital1
Disaggregating the Effects of Inequality on Informal Giving: Evidence From Pakistan1
Businesses Venturing Into the Social Domain During the Covid-19 Pandemic: A Motivation and Ability Perspective1
Lower Prices for Customers, and Less Charity Care? The Prospects for Mixed-Market Competition With Nonprofit and Hybrid Firms1
“We Expected a Revolution and Got a Slow Burn”: Microfoundations of Institutional Change in the Community Foundation Field1
Examining Donor Preference for Charity Religious Affiliation1
By the Volunteer, For the Volunteer: Volunteer Perspectives of Management Across Levels of Satisfaction1
Coalition Networks for the Green New Deal: Nonprofit Public Policy Advocacy in the Age of Social Media1
NVSQSymposium on Critical Nonprofit Studies1
Dealing With Paradoxes, Manufacturing Governance: Organizational Change in European Third-Sector Organizations1
The Effect of State Minimum Wage Increases on Nonprofit Organizations1
The Social Meanings of the Third Sector: How Action and Purpose Shape Everyday Understandings of “Nonprofit”1
The Promise and Perils of Comparing Nonprofit Data Across Borders1
Determinants of Voluntary Organizations’ Attention on Facebook: The Case of Norwegian Voluntary Organizations1
Donor Identity, Morality, and Nonprofit Organizations: Soliciting Donations and Recruiting Volunteers for the Red Cross, 1863–19191
Book Review: The business of changing the world: How billionaires, tech disrupters, and social entrepreneurs are transforming the global aid industry by Kumar, R. and The enlightened capital1
Foundations of Influence: Intervention Pathways of Foundation Influence on City Governance and Policy1
Volunteer Retirement and Well-Being in Older Adults: A Longitudinal Study1
Impact of Experienced Regret on Donation Willingness: Advertising Appeal and Framing Effect1
The Limited Benefits of Using Virtual Reality 360° Videos to Promote Empathy and Charitable Giving1
From the Editors’ Desk1
The Hidden Contributions of Local Staff When Hosting International Development Volunteers1
The Effect of Bundling Trade Association Monitoring and Female Board Representation on Loan Losses in Community Credit Unions1
The Role of Community Participation in Cross-Sector Social Partnerships1
Engaging Your Feelings: Emotion Contagion and Public Engagement on Nonprofit Organizations’ Facebook Sites1
Editors’ Note: Remembering and Thanking Jeff Brudney (1950-2021)1
Evolving Crisis and Changing Networks: NGOs’ Stakeholder Engagement on the Global Refugee Crisis1
The Advocacy Universe: A Methodology to Identify Politically Active 501(C)(4) Organizations1
Resilience in Recovery? Understanding the Extent, Structure, and Operations of Nonprofits Meant to Address Disaster Survivors’ Unmet Needs1
Capital Structure and Debt Maturity in Nonprofit Organizations1
Transitions Into and Out of Voluntary Work Over the Life Course: What is the Effect of Major Life Events?1
Understanding Location and Density: A Spatial Analysis of Cuyahoga County Ohio’s Nonprofit Sector1
Consensus Formation in Nonprofit and Philanthropic Studies: Networks, Reputation, and Gender1
Government Regulation and the Political Activities of Nonprofits1
Volunteer Engageability: A Conceptual Framework1
Nonprofit Role Classification Using Mission Descriptions and Supervised Machine Learning1
Understanding Contextual Determinants of Likely Online Advocacy by Millennial Donors1
Let’s Give Together: Can Collaborative Giving Boost Generosity?1
Mirroring Empowerment: Exploring Structural Barriers to Volunteer Motivation Fulfillment in an All-Female Youth Sport Program1