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Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow. Associate Professor of Management and Organizations

Maxim Sytch is an Associate Professor at the Department of Management & Organizations, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. Previously, he was a lecturer in the Department of Management & Organizations, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. His research focuses on the origins and evolutionary dynamics of the dual social structure of markets that encompasses both collaborative and conflictual interorganizational relationships. He also investigates how network positions of firms determine their behavior and performance; and the role of varying global network topologies in shaping performance consequences for entire communities of firms.

 

This research has been published in leading journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, Administrative Science Quarterly, Organization Science, California Law Review, California Management Review, Managerial and Decision Economics, Sloan Management Review, and The Wall Street Journal. This work has been covered by AsiaOne.com, BusinessWeek, The Brunei Times, Harvard Business Review, Phys.org, Reuters, and Yahoo News. In 2010, his paper titled "Where Do Conflictual Ties Come From? The Role of Spatial Distribution of Principals and Mediating Agents" won the Best Paper Award from the Organization and Management Theory Division of the Academy of Management. In 2012, one of his studies was a finalist for the Best Paper Award at the Israel Strategy Conference.

 

He is on the Editorial Boards of the Academy of Management Journal, Administrative Science Quarterly, Organization Science, and Strategic Management Journal and is a regular reviewer for the Academy of Management Review, American Journal of Sociology, and Management Science, as well as for Business Policy & Strategy and Organizational & Management Theory Divisions of the Academy of Management, where he was recognized as the best reviewer in 2002-2007 and in 2013. He is a member of the Academy of Management, the American Sociological Association, and the Strategic Management Society. Maxim Sytch holds a Ph.D. from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.

 

Areas of Expertise:
Organization Theory, Economic Sociology, Collaboration, Conflict, Networks, Strategic Alliances, Intellectual Property

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Embeddedness AuthorsMaxim Sytch and Yong Hyun Kim Published Date12/2014 Source Palgrave Macmillan Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management D. Teece and M. Augier

Markets as Networks AuthorsMaxim Sytch and Ranjay Gulati Published Date12/2014 Source Palgrave Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management D. Teece and M. Augier

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