Philosophy of Management 14 (1):29-45 (2015)

Alex Sager
Portland State University
Sumantra Ghoshal’s condemnation of “bad management theories” that were “destroying good management practices” has not lost any of its salience, after a decade. Management theories anchored in agency theory (and neo-classical economics generally) continue to abet the financialization of society and undermine the functioning of business. An alternative approach (drawn from a more classic institutional, new ecological, and refocused ethical approaches) is reviewed.
Keywords Business Ethics  Agency Theory  Financialization  Complexity Theory  Institutional economics
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DOI 10.1007/s40926-015-0005-7
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