Title

The Unfulfilled Promise of Management Education (ME): The Role, Value and Purposes of ME

Publication Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

5-2013

Abstract

This paper aims to review the evolution of management education primarily over the last 50 years and seeks to identify the challenges and lessons learned in management education and to assess the potential for change. To gain insight into these issues the authors draw on the perspectives of around 40 key individuals from academia, professional bodies, media, business and students.

Discipline

Business | Higher Education

Research Areas

Strategy and Organisation

Publication

Journal of Management Development

Volume

32

Issue

5

First Page

460

Last Page

476

ISSN

0262-1711

Identifier

10.1108/02621711311328255

Publisher

Emerald

Additional URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/02621711311328255

Comments

This is an updated version of the paper published in Global Focus, 6(2), 2012, pp. 1‐19. It summarises a few of the observations made in the EFMD sponsored book "Promises Fulfilled and Unfulfilled in Management Education" (Thomas et al., 2013).