Strategic choice : taking 'business' out of B-schools

McKiernan, Peter and Wilson, David; Pettigrew, Andrew and Cornuel, Eric and Hommel, Ulrich, eds. (2014) Strategic choice : taking 'business' out of B-schools. In: Institutional Development of Business Schools. Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 248-269. ISBN 9780198713364

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This chapter notes the increasing criticism that business schools have faced since the global financial crisis. It has been claimed that they produce graduates trained in a particular form of market knowledge. The thesis pursues the challenge of extending the B-School curricula to include a broader set of subject matter, placing less emphasis on economics and better preparing graduates for an ethical career.