66.745 Seminar in Organization Theory

Seminar in Organization Theory

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 39043
Status Active

This course focuses on the theories that explain the manner in which organizations form, behave, thrive, and decline. The course will draw from the contemporary literature in organization theory. Specific attention will paid to the major school of thought including but not limited too classical management theory, bureaucracy, behavioral decision theory, contingency theory, resource dependence theory, population ecology theory, organizational economic theory, institutional theory, and network theory.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: Business-PhD Students only or permission of the Instructor.