James Post

Professor Emeritus, Markets, Public Policy, and Law
    Questrom School of Business
    Rafik B. Hariri Building
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

James E. Post holds the John F. Smith, Jr. Professorship in Management. He is a member of the Business Policy & Law Department and teaches courses in strategic management, professional ethics and responsibility, and corporate governance. He is the author or co-author of many books, including “Redefining the Corporation,” with L. Preston and S. Sachs, a study of governance and accountability.

  • PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1976
  • MBA, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1971
  • JD, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, School of Law, 1968
  • BS, St. Bonaventure University, Allegheny, New York, 1965
  • Wilson , F., Post, J., Grzywinski, R., Houghton, M. (In Press). "Social Investment and Innovation: The ShoreBank Experience", SRI in the 21st century: Does It Make a Difference to Society, T. Hebb and C. Louche, eds., Greenleaf Publishing
  • Post, J. (In Press). "History of Corporate Social Responsibility", Wiley Encyclopedia of Management , 3 (W)
  • Vachani, S., Post, J. (In Press). "Creating socially responsible value chains: role of companies, governments and NGOs. In Ghauri, P., Elg U. and Hadjikhani, A., editors, Business Society and Politics: Multinationals in Emerging Markets", Emerald Publishers 17-44
  • Post, J. (2013). "100 Years Bold (1913-2013) The Centennial History of Boston University School of Management", Trustees of Boston University and Reedy Press
  • Post, J. (2012). "The United Nations Global Compact: A CSR Milestone", Business & Society , 1 (52), 53-63
  • Carroll , A., Lipartito, K., Post, J., Werhane, P., Goodpaster, K. (2012). "Corporate Responsibility: The American Experience", Cambridge University Press
  • Preston, L., Post, J. (2012). "Private Management & Public Policy - Stanford Business Classic edition", Stanford University Press
  • Post, J. (2012). ""Business, Society and the Environment" Oxford University Handbook of Business and the Natural Environment", Oxford University Press pg. 537-555
  • Wilson, F., Post, J. (2011). "Business models for people, planet, profits: Exploring the phenomenon of social business, a market-based approach to social value creation", Small Business Economics, 3 (40), 715-737
  • Post, J., Preston, L., Sachs, S. (2002). "Redefining the Corporation: Stakeholder Management and Organizational Wealth", Stanford University Press