University of Michigan Ross School of Business

Wayne Baker

Robert P. Thome Professor of Business Administration; Professor of Sociology; Professor of Organizational Studies | University of Michigan

Wayne-Baker-photo-2013Wayne Baker was the first Director of the Center for Positive Organizations. His Positive Organizational Scholarship (POS) research interests include (1) energy networks in organizations, (2) generosity and reciprocity, and (3) values. He teaches about POS in his MBA and Master of Management courses.  His latest book is United America: The Surprising Truth about American Values, American Identity, and the 10 Beliefs that a Large Majority of Americans Hold Dear.  His other books include Achieving Success Through Social Capital.

Session: Creating a “Giver” Culture: Tools for Action

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