James P. Walsh
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1234
1985 Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
1980 Master of Arts, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
1977 Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York, New York
1975 Bachelor of Arts, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York
University of Michigan,
Stephen M. Ross School of
2006 University of New South Wales, Australian Graduate School of Management, Visiting Professor
1997 Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, School of Business and Management, Visiting Professor
1984 – 1991 Dartmouth College, Amos Tuck School of Business, Associate Professor with tenure, 1991
2006 – Present Academy of Management, Vice-President Elect, Vice-President, President-Elect
2005 – Present Academy of Management Annals, Co-Editor
1996 – Present Frontiers of Organization and Management, LEA Book Series Co-Editor
2007 - Present Strategic Management Journal, Associate Editor
Corporation in Society
Walsh, J.P., Kress, J.C. and Beyerchen, K.W. 2005. Book review essay: Promises and perils at the bottom of the pyramid. Administrative Science Quarterly, 50(3): 473-482.
Walsh, J.P. 2005. Book review essay: Taking stock of stakeholder management. Academy of Management Review, 30(2): 426-438.
Margolis, J.D. and Walsh, J.P. 2003. Misery loves companies: Rethinking social initiatives by business. Administrative Science Quarterly, 48: 265-305.
Walsh, J.P., Weber, K. and Margolis, J.D. 2003. Social issues and management: Our lost cause found. Journal of Management, 29(6): 859-881.
Walsh, J.P. 2003. Review of Worked Over: The Corporate Sabotage of an American Community by Dimitra Doukas. Administrative Science Quarterly, 48(3): 513-517.
Margolis, J.D. and Walsh, J.P. 2001. People and Profits? The Search for a Link between a Company’s Social and Financial Performance. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum and Associates.
Bradley, M., Schipani, C.A., Sundaram, A.K. and Walsh, J.P. 1999. The purposes and accountability of the corporation in contemporary society: Corporate governance at a crossroads. Law and Contemporary Problems, 62(3): 9–86.
Logue, D.E., Seward, J.K. and Walsh, J.P. 1996. Rearranging residual claims: A case for target stock. Financial Management, 25(1): 43-61.
Seward, J.K. and Walsh, J.P. 1996. The governance and control of voluntary corporate spin-offs. Strategic Management Journal, 17(1): 25-39.
Seward, J.K. and Walsh, J.P. 1994. The acquisition of restructured firms: An illustration of market discipline? Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 3(4): 585-603.
Walsh, J.P. and Kosnik, R.D. 1993. Corporate raiders and their disciplinary role in the market for corporate control. Academy of Management Journal, 36(4): 671-700.
Walsh, J.P. and Ellwood, J.W. 1991. Mergers, acquisitions, and the pruning of managerial deadwood. Strategic Management Journal, 12(3): 201-217.
Walsh, J.P. and Seward, J.K. 1990. On the efficiency of internal and external corporate control mechanisms. Academy of Management Review, 15(3): 421-458.
Walsh, J.P. 1989. Doing a deal: Merger and acquisition negotiations and their impact upon target company top management turnover. Strategic Management Journal, 10(4): 307-322.
Walsh, J.P. 1988. Top management turnover following mergers and acquisitions. Strategic Management Journal, 9(2): 173-183.
Information Processing in Organizations
Walsh, J.P. 1995. Managerial and organizational cognition: Notes from a trip down memory lane. Organization Science, 6(3): 280-321.
Walsh, J.P. and Ungson, G.R. 1991. Organizational memory. Academy of Management Review, 16(1): 57-91.
Walsh, J.P. 1988. Selectivity and selective perception: An investigation of managers' belief structures and information processing. Academy of Management Journal, 31(4): 873-896.
Walsh, J.P., Henderson, C.M. and Deighton, J. 1988. Negotiated belief structures and decision performance: An empirical investigation. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 42(2): 194-216.
Walsh, J.P. and Fahey, L. 1986. The role of negotiated belief structures in strategy making. Journal of Management, 12(3): 325-338.
Management & Organization
Walsh, J.P. 2007. On the relationship between research and practice: Debate and reflections. Journal of Management Inquiry, 16(2): 128-154.
Walsh, J.P., Meyer, A.D. and Schoonhoven, C.B. 2006. A future for organization theory: Living in and living with changing organizations. Organization Science, 17(5): 657-671.
Walsh, J.P. 2007. The Delmar Dog Butler: Is Outsourcing Killing America?. Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
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CEO Compensation Debate
Testimony of Steven N. Kaplan, Committee on Financial Services, United States House of Representatives, March 8, 2007.
Bogle, J. 2008. Reflections on CEO Compensation. Academy of Management Perspectives, 22(2), 21-25.
Walsh, J.P. 2008. CEO compensation and the responsibilities of the business scholar to society. Academy of Management Perspectives, 22(2): 26-33.
Kaplan, Steven N. August 2008. Are U.S. CEOs overpaid? A response to Bogle and Walsh. Academy of Management Perspectives, 22(3): 28-34.
Walsh, J.P. 2009. Are U.S. CEOs overpaid: A partial response to Kaplan. Academy of Management Perspectives, 23: 73-75.