The BPS gives this award annually in honor of the late William F. Glueck. The award is funded through a memorial established by his former students. Glueck earned a Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 1966. In 1979, he became the 35th president of the Academy of Management. During his career, he authored 20 books, as well as 175 articles, monographs, and cases. Respected by his peers and students alike, he was renowned for his intense drive to achieve and his close mentoring relationships with doctoral students

2016

Raffaele Morandi Stagni and Juan Santalo (Instituto de Empresa Business School): "Competition and the Redistribution of Resources in the Multi-Business Firm"   

2015

Luis Diestre (Instituto de Empresa Business School): "Which Governance Mode Minimizes Negative Spillovers?"

2014
Caroline Flammer (U. of Western Ontario) and Aleksandra Kacperczyk (MIT): "The Impact of Stakeholder Orientation on Innovation: Evidence from a Natural Experiment."

2013
Andreas Koenig (IMD), Joanna Walton (U. of Erlangen-Nuremberg), Alexander Wessels (U. of Erlangen-Nuremberg), Angela Fehn (U. of Bamberg), Martin Weiss (U. of Erlangen-Nuremberg): "Silver Bullet or Ricochet? CEO Metaphorical Communication Behavior and Analysts' Evaluations"

2012
Sea Jin Chang (NUS) & Jung Wook Shim (NUS): "Performance Effects of the Transition from Family Managed to Professionally Managed Firms"

2011
Wolf-Christian Gerstner, Andreas Koenig, Albrecht Enders (International Institute for Management Development) and Donald Hambrick (Penn State): “CEO Narcissism and Incumbent Response to Technological Discontinuities ”

2010
Jens Schmidt and Thomas Keil (Aalto U.): “Unique Demand Complementarities: A Demand-Based Theory of Diversification.”

2009
Olivier Chatain (U. of Pennsylvania) and Peter Zemsky (INSEAD): “Frictions, Rivalry, and the Emergence of Heterogeneity.”

2008
Evan Rawley (U. of Pennsylvania) and Tim Simcoe (U. of Toronto): “Horizontal Diversification and Vertical Contracting.”