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Famous Business Writers & Theorists

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A list of famous business writers and theorists who have written important books about the world of business. All types of business writers and theorists have been listed, including those who have written about marketing, productivity, management, operations, and quality control.

With the introduction of the Nook, Kindle, and iPad with iBooks, reading is hot again. Such devices make it as convenient as ever for businessmen to catch up on their reading. This list of famous business writers and business theorists is intended to help long-time readers, as well as newcomers, to discover (and rediscover) some of the best business writers of all time, from celebrity business writers to business theorists to management authors.
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    The Wealth of Nations, The Theory of Moral Sentiments, Lectures on ... Subject matter: Economics, Capitalism, Free Trade

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    Adrian Slywotzky is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    How Digital Is Your Business?, Profit patterns, La zona de beneficios/ The ...

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    Albert S Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Strategic Planning, SWOT Analysis

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    The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business, Nation ... Subject matter: Management

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    Total quality control, The power of management capital Subject matter: Quality Control

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    The New Age of Innovation, The multinational mission, The Fortune at the ... Subject matter: Core Competency

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    Charles Handy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Beyond Certainty, Myself and Other More Important Matters, The age of ...

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    Chester Barnard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Organization and management, selected papers, The functions of the ... Subject matter: Management

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    Organization of a bank, An introduction to field theory and interaction ... Subject matter: Learning Systems

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    Constantinos Markides is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Strategic Management and Strategy Dynamics

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    Daniel McCallum is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Organizational Charts

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    Consumerism, Brand Portfolio Strategy: Creating Relevance, Differentiation ... Subject matter: Marketing Strategy

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    Confessions of an Advertising Man Subject matter: Advertising

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    Food control in Great Britain, The international oil industry in the ... Subject matter: Theory Of The Growth Of The Firm

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    Subject matter: Interchangeable Parts, Cost Accounting

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    The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement, Cadena Critica, The Haystack ... Subject matter: Theory Of Constraints

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    Erich Gutenberg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Theory Of The Firm

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    Eugen Schmalenbach is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Economic Value Added

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    Rethinking pension reform, The Collected Papers of Franco Modigliani, Vol. Subject matter: Modigliani–miller Theorem and Corporate Finance

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    Frank Gilbreth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Time and Motion Study

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    Work and the nature of man, The motivation to work, Job attitudes Subject matter: Two Factor Theory, Motivation Theory, Job Enrichment

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    Shop Management, Principios de administración científica, On the art of ... Subject matter: Scientific Management, Time and Motion Study

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    Liderando la Revolucion / Leading the Revolution, Compitiendo Por El ... Subject matter: Core Competency, Strategic Management

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    Genichi Taguchi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Kikakuchi no kimekata, Taguchi on Robust Technology Development, The ... Subject matter: Taguchi Methods, Quality Control

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    George Elton Mayo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Job Satisfaction and Hawthorne Effect

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    George S. Day is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Strategic market analysis, La Organizacion Que Actua En Funcion del ... Subject matter: Marketing

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    Simscript: a simulation programming language, The utility of wealth Subject matter: Modern Portfolio Theory

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    Subject matter: Management

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    Organizing for work Subject matter: Gantt Chart

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    Subject matter: The Science Of Administration

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    Canadian condition, Safari a LA Estrategia, Impediments to the use of ... Subject matter: Organizational Architecture, Strategic Management

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    A treatise on cranes Subject matter: Scientific Management

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    History of Railroads and Canals in the United States, Money and its laws, ... Subject matter: The Principles Of Organization

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    Herbert A. Simon is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Satisficing Nobel Prize

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    The Eternal Values, Psychology and industrial efficiency, The Photoplay ... Subject matter: The Psychology Of Work

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    The new corporate strategy, Corporate Strategy, Implanting strategic ... Subject matter: Strategic Management

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    J. K. Galbraith is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: The New Industrial State

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    Subject matter: Business Process Reengineering

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    Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...and Others Don't, Great ... Subject matter: Vision Statement, Strategic Planning and BHAG

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    Behavioral theory of the firm, Organizations, Footnotes to organizational ... Subject matter: Theory Of The Firm

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    Eliminating Careless Error, Contesting the Gothic Subject matter: Industrial Revolution, Division Of Labour, Standard Operating Procedures, Cost Control

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    The Knowing-Doing Gap: How Smart Companies Turn Knowledge into Action, EL ... Subject matter: Organizational Development

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    Joel Stern is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Economic Value Added

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    John Kotter is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Leading Change: An Action Plan from the World's Foremost Expert on ... Subject matter: Organizational Behaviour and Management

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    Subject matter: Capital Asset Pricing Model

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    Quality-control handbook, Case studies in industrial management, ... Subject matter: Quality Control, Especially Quality Circles

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    Joseph Wharton is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Protective Tariffs, Business Cycles, Wharton School Of Business

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    Juan Antonio Pérez López is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Negative Learning

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    Kaoru Ishikawa is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    What Is Total Quality Control?, Nation Building and Develoment Assistance ... Subject matter: Ishikawa Diagram In Industrial Process; Quality Circles

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    Karol Adamiecki is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Business Writers & Theorists

    Subject matter: Management

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