Global Contests in the Production of Business Knowledge : - Grenoble École de management Access content directly
Journal Articles Long Range Planning Year : 2007

Global Contests in the Production of Business Knowledge :

Abstract

Drawing on institutional theory, the global production of business research is analysed by examining the system of written outputs using one of the largest databases of journal papers ever assembled, covering over 65,000 articles produced by more than 54,000 authors from over 8,000 different institutions across the period 1992-2005. We begin by pointing out how the US business schools pioneered the modern institutional system of undertaking and disseminating research that involves the intertwining of and university business schools and journals. While Wharton and Harvard are still the leading universities globally, their crowns are slipping, together with the position of the US generally. We observe the greatest challenges to the existing order as coming from European and Asian institutions that have either copied, or been inspired to innovate by adapting, the US system. London Business School, Erasmus, INSEAD and Tilburg are threatening to topple leading US universities in the undertaking of research, and other European and Asian institutions are close behind.
Fichier principal
Vignette du fichier
Global_Contests_in_Business_Knowledge_mangematin_and_Baden-Fuller_LRP_Nov_07.pdf (114.85 Ko) Télécharger le fichier
Origin Files produced by the author(s)

Dates and versions

hal-00422658 , version 1 (08-10-2009)

Identifiers

Cite

Vincent Mangematin, Charles Baden-Fuller. Global Contests in the Production of Business Knowledge :: Regional Centres and Individual Business Schools. Long Range Planning, 2007, 47 (1), pp.2007. ⟨10.1016/j.lrp.2007.11.005⟩. ⟨hal-00422658⟩
310 View
1036 Download

Altmetric

Share

Gmail Mastodon Facebook X LinkedIn More