Administrative Science Quarterly

Our top-tier journal on organizational studies

ASQ has been at the cutting edge of organizational studies since the field began.

This top-tier journal regularly publishes the best theoretical and empirical papers based on dissertations and on the evolving and new work of more established scholars, as well as interdisciplinary work in organizational theory, and informative book reviews.

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June 2017 Table of Contents


  • From the Editor

  • Seeing More than Orange: Organizational Respect and Positive Identity Transformation in a Prison Context
    Kristie M. Rogers, Kevin G. Corley, and Blake E. Ashforth

  • How Nascent Occupations Construct a Mandate: The Case of Service Designers’ Ethos
    Anne-Laure Fayard, Ileana Stigliani, and Beth A. Bechky

  • These Unequal States: Corporate Organization and Income Inequality in the United States
    J. Adam Cobb and Flannery G. Stevens

  • Activist Choice Homophily and the Crowdfunding of Female Founders
    Jason Greenberg and Ethan Mollick

  • State Ownership and Firm Innovation in China: An Integrated View of Institutional and Efficiency Logics
    Kevin Zheng Zhou, Gerald Yong Gao, and Hongxin Zhao

Book Reviews

Robert H. Frank: Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy
David A. Kirsch

Xabier Itçaina, Antoine Roger, and Andy Smith: Varietals of Capitalism: A Political Economy of the Changing Wine Industry
Royston Greenwood

Hwy-Chang Moon: The Strategy for Korea’s Economic Success
Yujin Jeong, Jordan I. Siegel

Earl Boebert and James M. Blossom: Deepwater Horizon: A Systems Analysis of the Macondo Disaster
Karl E. Weick