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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Business and Management D-index 37 Citations 19,229 76 World Ranking 788 National Ranking 353

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Management
  • Capitalism

His primary areas of study are Organizational theory, Control, Corporate governance, Market economy and Management science. His research integrates issues of Social change, Subversion, Globalization and Resource mobilization in his study of Organizational theory. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Political economy, Social movement and Economy.

His study in the fields of Corporate law under the domain of Corporate governance overlaps with other disciplines such as Network structure. His Market economy study combines topics in areas such as Mechanism and Corporate security. Gerald F. Davis works mostly in the field of Elite, limiting it down to concerns involving Public relations and, occasionally, Industrial organization.

His most cited work include:

  • Special report on emissions scenarios (2870 citations)
  • Agents without Principles? The Spread of the Poison Pill through the Intercorporate Network (1079 citations)
  • Corporate Elite Networks and Governance Changes in the 1980s (879 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Gerald F. Davis mainly investigates Corporate governance, Organizational theory, Corporation, Public relations and Political economy. His Corporate governance research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Elite, Financial market, Stakeholder, Globalization and Accounting. His work is dedicated to discovering how Financial market, Market economy are connected with Shareholder value and other disciplines.

His Organizational theory research also works with subjects such as

  • Social science that intertwine with fields like Comparative politics,
  • Positive economics which is related to area like Institutional theory. The concepts of his Corporation study are interwoven with issues in Corporate law, Industrial organization and Share price. His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Economic system and Social movement, Politics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Corporate governance (26.77%)
  • Organizational theory (21.26%)
  • Corporation (17.32%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Corporate governance (26.77%)
  • Public relations (16.54%)
  • Corporation (17.32%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Gerald F. Davis mostly deals with Corporate governance, Public relations, Corporation, Political economy and Organizational theory. His Corporate governance research includes elements of Stakeholder, Organizational architecture, Power, Economy and Politics. The various areas that Gerald F. Davis examines in his Public relations study include Incentive and Information and Communications Technology.

His Corporation study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Digital media, Corporate law, Middle class and Shareholder. His Neoliberalism study, which is part of a larger body of work in Political economy, is frequently linked to Sight, bridging the gap between disciplines. He works mostly in the field of Organizational theory, limiting it down to topics relating to Field and, in certain cases, Resource-based view, Strategic management, Resource and Positive economics, as a part of the same area of interest.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Financialization of the Economy (104 citations)
  • Editorial Essay: What Is Organizational Research For? (79 citations)
  • Challenges for Global Supply Chain Sustainability: Evidence from Conflict Minerals Reports (66 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Social science
  • Management

His primary areas of investigation include Corporation, Control, Corporate governance, Social science and Big data. His Corporation research incorporates themes from Elite, Management, Corporate law, World Wide Web and Accounting. His research in Control intersects with topics in Multinational corporation, Knowledge management and Social network.

His Corporate governance research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Socialization, Political economy and Politics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Positive economics and Organizational theory in addition to Social science. The concepts of his Novelty study are interwoven with issues in Incentive and Public relations.

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Best Publications

Special report on emissions scenarios

Nebojsa Nakicenovic;Joseph Alcamo;Gerald Davis;Bert de Vries.
(2000) (2000)

7394 Citations

Organizations and Organizing: Rational, Natural and Open Systems Perspectives

W. Richard Scott;Gerald F. Davis.
(2006)

6758 Citations

Agents without Principles? The Spread of the Poison Pill through the Intercorporate Network

Gerald F. Davis.
Administrative Science Quarterly (1991)

2013 Citations

Corporate Elite Networks and Governance Changes in the 1980s

Gerald F. Davis;Henrich R. Greve.
American Journal of Sociology (1997)

1443 Citations

Managed by the Markets: How Finance Re-Shaped America

Gerald F. Davis.
(2009)

1309 Citations

A Social Movement Perspective on Corporate Control

Gerald F. Davis;Tracy A. Thompson.
Administrative Science Quarterly (1994)

1133 Citations

Social movements and organization theory

Gerald F. Davis.
(2005)

1053 Citations

The Decline and Fall of the Conglomerate Firm in the 1980s: The Deinstitutionalization of an Organizational Form

Gerald F. Davis;Kristina A. Diekmann;Catherine H. Tinsley.
American Sociological Review (1994)

1046 Citations

Community isomorphism and corporate social action

Christopher Marquis;Mary Ann Glynn;Gerald F. Davis.
Academy of Management Review (2007)

1029 Citations

The Small World of the American Corporate Elite, 1982-2001

Gerald F. Davis;Mina Yoo;Wayne E. Baker.
Strategic Organization (2003)

1015 Citations

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