prof. James Hoopes


USA, Babson College

Activity at Home University:

„Murata Professor of Ethics in Business” at Babson College. His latest book is Corporate Dreams: Big Business in American Democracy from the Great Depression to the Great Recession. The author of half a dozen other books on American history, Hoopes has received grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and other funding agencies. His paper, „Managing a Riot,” won the Paul Hersey Award for the best paper on leadership at the 2000 meeting of the Academy of Management. He has taught in both Europe and Asia.

Academic Interests:

Business History

Academic Degrees:

Ph D, Johns Hopkins University
MA, University of Wisconsin
BA, Bowling Green State University

Date of stay:

1 – 6 April 2019