Extreme-Team Research: An Approach to Overcoming Research Obstacles

Researching the performance and management of extreme teams, which work in unconventional environments on high-risk tasks, presents a number of unique challenges to researchers, including limitations on data collection and sample sizes. In a new article published in Journal of Management, entitled "An Approach for Conducting Actionable Research with Extreme Teams," authors Suzanne T. Bell, David M. … Continue reading Extreme-Team Research: An Approach to Overcoming Research Obstacles

Exploring Mixed Methods in Organizational Sciences

Organizational Research Methods invites papers for a Feature Topic on Mixed Methods in the Organizational Sciences. Guest editors for this feature topic are Jose F. Molina-Azorin, Donald Bergh, Kevin Corley, and David Ketchen. Topics include, but are not limited to: - Philosophy of science issues related to mixed methods research - Explanations of how mixed … Continue reading Exploring Mixed Methods in Organizational Sciences

Quantitative and Qualitative: An Interactive Framework

The quantitative-qualitative debate has been revisited countless times, but a new article in Human Resource Development Review explains that the two approaches have more in common than you might think--and advocates the need for more methodological diversity in social science research. John H. Hitchcock of Ohio Univerty, Athens, and Isadore Newman of Florida International University published … Continue reading Quantitative and Qualitative: An Interactive Framework

Climate Change: Is It Too Late?

Editor's note: Dr. Thomas Sterner, Professor of Environmental Economics at the University of Gothenburg and Visiting Chief Economist at the Environmental Defense Fund, also co-authored the op-ed "Rio Isn’t All Lost" on June 18 in The New York Times, focusing on the "seeds of an energy revolution" that may help us solve the climate crisis. … Continue reading Climate Change: Is It Too Late?