William  Hesterly
  • Associate Dean, Faculty & Research, Dean's Office
  • Daniels Fund Professor of Ethics, Department of Entrepreneurship and Strategy
  • Dumke Family Endowed Presidential Chair in Strategic Management, Department of Entrepreneurship and Strategy
  • Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the School of Business
  • Professor, Management Department
  • Professor, Department of Entrepreneurship and Strategy

Research Statement

Individual versus organizational sources of value creation and innovation. Problem solving approaches to strategic formulation.

Publications

  • Dyer, Jeffrey H. & Harbir Singh, William Hesterly (2018). The Relational Review Revisited: A Dynamic Perspective on Value Creation and Value Capture. Strategic Management Journal. Vol. 39, 3140-3162. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 12/01/2018.
  • Jay B. Barney & William Hesterly (2018). Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage (6th ed). Pearson. Teaching - other, Published, 07/01/2018.
  • Aya S. Chacar & Sokol Celo, William Hesterly (2018). Change Dynamics in Institutional Discontinuities: Do formal or informal institutions change first? Lessons from rule changes in professional American baseball. Journal of Business History. Vol. 60, 728-753. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 05/31/2018.
  • HESTERLY, W., & Jay B. Barney. (2010) Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage (3rd edition). Pearson Prentice-Hall. Published, 01/01/2010.
  • Hesterly, W.(2008). Institutional Settings and Rent Appropriation by Knowledge-Based Employees: The Case of Major League Baseball. Managerial and Decision Economics. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 2008.
  • Hesterly, W., & Jay B. Barney. (2007). Organizational Economics. Handbook of Organizational Studies (2nd ed.). Discipline based - other, Published, 2007.
  • Hesterly, W., & Teppo Felin. (2007). The knowledge-based view, heterogeneity, and new value creation: Philosophical considerations on the locus of knowledge. Academy of Management Review. 32, 195-218. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 01/2007.
  • Hesterly, W., & Jay B. Barney. (2006). Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage. (pp. 584). Prentice-Hall. Teaching - other, Published, 2006.
  • Hesterly, W., & Chacar, Aya S. (2004). Innovations and Value Creation in Major League Baseball, 1860-2000. Business History. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 2004.
  • Hesterly, W., & Hite, Julie M. (2001). The Evolution of Firm Networks: From Evolution to Early Growth of the Firm. Strategic Management Journal. 22, 275-286. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 2001.
  • Hesterly, W., & Chacar, Aya S. (2000). How Knowledge-Based Employees Recognize and Pursue Rent Appropriation Opportunities: A Theory Development Based on the History of Major League Baseball. Academy of Managemet Best Papers. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 2000.
  • Hesterly, W., & Coles, Jerilyn. (2000). Leadership Structure and Board Composition: Trading Information for Independence. Journal of Management. Discipline based - refereed, Published, 2000.