Joint Management & Organization and Economics Seminar: Max Bazerman, Harvard University
1 p.m. to 2:10 p.m. Dec. 1, 2021
Max H. Bazerman, Jesse Isidor Straus Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
From Descriptive to Prescriptive Ethics
Max H. Bazerman is Jesse Isidor Straus Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School.His recent books include Better, Not Perfect; The Power of Experiments (with Michael Luca); The Power ofNoticing; Judgment in Managerial Decision Making (with Don Moore); and Blind Spots (with Ann Tenbrunsel).
Max received an honorary doctorate from the University of London, the Life Achievement Award from theAspen Institute's Business and Society Program, the Distinguished Educator Award from the Academy ofManagement, the Academy of Management Career Award for Scholarly Contributions to Management, and theLifetime Achievement Award from the Organizational Behavior Division of the Academy of Management. Inaddition, Max was named as Ethisphere's 100 Most Influential in Business Ethics and as one of Daily Kos'Heroes for going public about how the Bush Administration corrupted the RICO Tobacco trial.
Max’s former doctoral students have accepted positions at leading business schools throughout the UnitedStates, including the Kellogg School at Northwestern, the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania,the Fuqua School at Duke, the Johnson School at Cornell, Carnegie-Mellon University, Stanford University, theUniversity of Chicago, Notre Dame, Columbia, and the Harvard Business School.
His professional activities include projects with Abbott, Aetna, AIG, Alcar, Alcoa, Allstate, Ameritech, Amgen,Apax Partners, Asian Development Bank, AstraZeneca, AT&T, Aventis, BASF, Bayer, Becton Dickenson, Biogen,Boston Scientific, BP, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Business Week, Celtic Insurance, Chevron, Chicago Tribune, City ofChicago, and additional companies that start with letters between D and Z. Max's consulting, teaching, andlecturing includes work in 30 countries.