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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Business and Management H-index 68 Citations 49,318 126 World Ranking 100 National Ranking 51

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2017 - Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award, American Sociological Association

2012 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

2000 - Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum

Dean of Fellow, Academy of Management

Mentor Award, Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social science
  • Management
  • Capitalism

Howard E. Aldrich spends much of his time researching Entrepreneurship, Public relations, Social network, Perspective and Organizational structure. His Entrepreneurship research includes elements of Small business and Social science, Social capital. His study focuses on the intersection of Public relations and fields such as Set with connections in the field of Organizational change.

His Organizational change course of study focuses on Power and Management. His Social network research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social relation, Social psychology, Homophily, Social group and Social identity theory. His Perspective research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Environmental ethics, Construct, Process and Taxonomy.

His most cited work include:

  • Fools Rush in? The Institutional Context of Industry Creation (2623 citations)
  • Organizations and Environments (2600 citations)
  • The pervasive effects of family on entrepreneurship: toward a family embeddedness perspective (1725 citations)

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

Howard E. Aldrich mostly deals with Entrepreneurship, Public relations, Marketing, Management and Knowledge management. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Social science, Homophily, Social network and Process. His study ties his expertise on Social capital together with the subject of Social network.

His Public relations study frequently draws parallels with other fields, such as Set. He works in the field of Knowledge management, focusing on Organizational behavior and human resources in particular.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Entrepreneurship (26.14%)
  • Public relations (14.94%)
  • Marketing (9.54%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2021)?

  • Entrepreneurship (26.14%)
  • Public relations (14.94%)
  • Management (8.30%)

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

Howard E. Aldrich mainly focuses on Entrepreneurship, Public relations, Management, New Ventures and Marketing. The study incorporates disciplines such as Liability and Process in addition to Entrepreneurship. His Liability research includes themes of Test and Law and economics.

His Process study frequently draws connections to other fields, such as Knowledge management. Howard E. Aldrich combines subjects such as Research design and Sample with his study of Marketing. Howard E. Aldrich interconnects Social support and Task in the investigation of issues within Self-employment.

Between 2009 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Networking strategies for entrepreneurs: balancing cohesion and diversity (118 citations)
  • Group Work Can Be Gratifying: Understanding & Overcoming Resistance to Cooperative Learning (116 citations)
  • Resources, environmental change, and survival: asymmetric paths of young independent and subsidiary organizations (111 citations)

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

  • Social science
  • Management
  • Capitalism

His main research concerns Entrepreneurship, New Ventures, Marketing, Public relations and Process. His Entrepreneurship study incorporates themes from Institutional theory and Market economy. His work carried out in the field of New Ventures brings together such families of science as Order, Economic system and Social constructionism.

His Marketing research also works with subjects such as

  • Research design together with Data science, Framing and Survey methodology,
  • Organizational structure, Labour economics and Parent organization most often made with reference to Sample. His studies deal with areas such as Blueprint, Life course approach, Strategic management and Dilemma as well as Public relations. He has researched Process in several fields, including Actuarial science, Empirical research, Organizational boundaries and Positive economics.

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Top Publications

Organizations and Environments

Howard E Aldrich.
(1979)

8933 Citations

Fools Rush in? The Institutional Context of Industry Creation

Howard E. Aldrich;C. Marlene Fiol.
Academy of Management Review (1994)

5098 Citations

Entrepreneurship Through Social Networks

Howard E Aldrich;Catherine Zimmer.
Social Science Research Network (1986)

3312 Citations

Even Dwarfs Started Small: Liabilities of Age and Size and Their Strategic Implications

Howard E Aldrich;Ellen Auster.
Research in Organizational Behavior (1986)

2443 Citations

The pervasive effects of family on entrepreneurship: toward a family embeddedness perspective

Howard E Aldrich;Jennifer E Cliff.
Journal of Business Venturing (2003)

2314 Citations

Boundary Spanning Roles and Organization Structure

Howard E Aldrich;Diane Herker.
Academy of Management Review (1977)

2058 Citations

Ethnicity and Entrepreneurship

Howard E Aldrich;Roger D Waldinger.
Review of Sociology (1990)

2038 Citations

Ethnic Entrepreneurs: Immigrant Business in Industrial Societies

Howard E Aldrich;Roger D Waldinger.
(2006)

1683 Citations

Personal and Extended Networks Are Central to the Entrepreneurial Process

Paola Dubini;Howard E Aldrich.
Journal of Business Venturing (1991)

1594 Citations

Many are Called, but Few are Chosen: An Evolutionary Perspective for the Study of Entrepreneurship

Howard E. Aldrich;Martha Argelia Martinez.
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice (2001)

1523 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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