Andrew A. King



Andy has been an important mentor and thesis advisor for several prominant scholars and rising stars. 

Michael Lenox, Ph.D. MIT. Thesis: Agency and information costs in the intra-firm diffusion of practice. Now Samuel L. Slover Professor of Business and Associate Dean at Darden School of Business, University of Virginia. Free Press Best Dissertation Award Finalist, ONE Best Dissertation Award Finalist , INFORMS Organization Science Dissertation Proposal Contest Finalist

Ann Terlaak Ph.D.  UCSB.  Thesis: Exploring the Adoption Process and Performance Consequences of Industry Management Standards: The Case of ISO 9000.  Now Associate Professor at the University of Wisconsin. INFORMS Organization Science Dissertation Proposal Winner

Michael Barnett, Ph.D. Stern, NYU. Thesis: Three essays on the antecedents, process, and outcome of cooperation amongst rival firms in pursuit of institutional change.  Now Professor of Strategy at Oxford and Research Director of the Oxford University Centre for Corporate Reputation.

Luca Berchicci, Luca worked extensively with Andrew King and Chris Tucci while a post doc at EPFL.  Luca is now an Assistant Professor at Erasmus.

Giada DiStefano, Ph.D. Bocconi.  Thesis: Knowledge, Innovation, and Social Norms in Creative Industries: Three Essays (finalist for the Academy of Management BPS Dissertation Award and TIM Dissertation Award). Now Assistant Professor at HEC Paris. Free Press Best Dissertation Award Finalist, Technology and Innovation Management Best Dissertation Winner, 2011 Premio Isimbardi, the Province of Milan’s top honor for young researchers.

Andrea Prado, PhD. NYU.  Thesis: Essays on Industry Self-Regulation:
Competition among Environmental and Labor Certifications in the
Cut-Flower Industry.  
Now Assistant Professor at INCAE Business School.

Grant Winning

To fund research on business and the environment and to support students at a variety of universities, Andy has successfully won over $1,000,000 in grants. 


Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
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Hanover, NH 03755
Tel: 603-646-8985