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Articles on Evidence-Based Management

Walshe & RundallEvidence-Based Management: From Theory to Practice in Health Care.The Millbank Quarterly2001
RousseauIs there such thing as Evidence-Based Management?Academy of Management Review2006
Pfeffer & SuttonEvidence-Based ManagementHarvard Business Review2006
Kovner & RundallEvidence-Based Management ReconsideredFrontiers of Health Services Management2006
Pfeffer & SuttonManagement Half-Truths and Nonsense: How to Practice Evidence-Based Management.California Management Review2006
Leslie et al.Managing your organization by the evidence.The McKinsey Quarterly2006
Pfeffer & SuttonTreat Your Organization as a Prototype: The Essence of Evidence-Based Management.Design Management Review2006
Pfeffer & SuttonA Matter of FactPeople Management2006
CascioEvidence-Based Management and the Marketplace for Idea’s.Academy of Management Journal2007
Pfeffer & SuttonSuppose We Took Evidence-Based Management Seriously.Academy of Management Learning & Education2007
LawlerWhy HR Practices are not Evidence-Based.Academy of Management Journal2007
BrinerIs HRM evidence-based and does it matter?IES Opinion2007
Olivas LujanEvidence-Based Management: A Business Necessity for Hispanics.The Business Journal of Hispanic Research2008
BaskervillePreparing for Evidence-Based Management.European Journal of Information Systems2009
Briggs & McBeathEvidence-Based Management: Origins, Challenges, and Implications for Social Service Administration.Administration in Social Work2009
Briner et al.Evidence-Based Management: Concept Cleanup Time?The Academy of Management Perspectives2009
Kovner et al.What More Evidence Do You Need?Harvard Business Review2010
Briner & RousseauEvidence-Based I–O Psychology: Not There Yet.Industrial and Organizational Psychology2011
Briner & RousseauEvidence-Based I–O Psychology: Not There Yet but Now a Little Nearer?Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Vol. 4, 76–82.2011
Hirsch & BrinerEvidence-based HR: From Fads to Facts?Corporate Research Forum2011
Rousseau & BarendsBecoming An Evidence-Based HR Practitioner.Human Resource Management Journal2011
Scott ArmstrongEvidence-based Advertising, An Application to Persuasion.International Journal of Advertising2011
Pfeffer & SuttonTrust the Evidence, Not Your InstinctsNew York Times2011
HodgkinsonThe Politics of Evidence-Based Decision Making.The Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management2012
Frese et al.Evidence-based Entrepreneurship: Cumulative Science, Action Principles, and Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice.Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship 2012
DonaldsonEvidence-Based Management, Using Organizational FactsThe Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management.2012
WernerBuried Treasure: A Business Librarian’s Insights on Finding the Evidence.The Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management.2012
Madvahan & MahoneyEvidence-Based Management in “Macro” Areas: The Case of Strategic Management.The Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management.2012
PfefferEvidence-based Management for Entrepreneurial Environments: Faster and Better Decisions with Less RiskChance and Intent: Managing the Risks of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.2012
RousseauEnvisioning Evidence-Based Management.The Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management.2012
Vishwanath & HakemZadehToward a theory of evidence-based decision making.Management Decision
Vol. 50 No. 5, pp. 832-867
Barends, Rousseau & BrinerEvidence-Based Management: The Basic PrinciplesCenter for Evidence-Based Management2014
KovnerEvidence-Based Management
Implications for Nonprofit Organizations
Non Profit Management & Leadership, vol. 24, no. 32014
JacobsUnder The Microscope - Evidence Based HR ManagementHR Magazine2015
Rousseau & GuniaEvidence-Based Practice:
The Psychology of EBP Implementation
Annual Review of Psychology 2015
Briner & BarendsThe Role of Scientific Research Findings in Evidence Based HRPeople & Strategy2016
Rousseau & GuniaEvidence-based practice: the psychology of EBP implementationAnnual review of psychology2016
Wright et alEvidence-based Management in Practice: Opening up the Decision Process, Decision-maker and ContextBritish Journal of Management2016
Bezzina et alEvidence-based human resource management practices in three EU developing member states: Can managers tell truth from fallacy?European Management Journal2017
Barends et alManagerial attitudes and perceived barriers regarding evidence-based practice: An international surveyPLOS ONE2017
Wright & UlrichA Road Well Traveled: The Past, Present, and Future Journey of Strategic Human Resource ManagementThe Annual Review of Organizational Psychology and Organizational Behavior2017

Rynes & BartunekEvidence-Based Management: Foundations, Development, Controversies and FutureAnnual Review of Organizational Psychology and Organizational Behavior
GillDon't know, don't care: An exploration of evidence based knowledge and practice in human resource managementHuman Resource Management Review2018
RousseauMaking evidence-based organizational decisions in an uncertain worldOrganizational Dynamics2018
BrinerThe Basics of Evidence-Based PracticeHR People & Strategy2018


Articles on Teaching Evidence-Based Management

Evidence-Based Medicine Working GroupEvidence-based medicine. A new approach to teaching the practice of medicine.JAMA1992
Slawson et alTeaching Evidence-Based Medicine: Should We Be Teaching Information Management Instead?JAAMC2005
Rousseau & McCarthyEducating Managers From an Evidence-Based Perspective.Academy of Management Learning & Education2007
Bear GreanEducating New Management Specialists From an Evidence-Based Perspective: A Proposal. Academy of Management Learning & Education2009
Yankeelow et al.From Producing to Consuming Research: Incorporating Evidence-Based Practice Into Advanced Research Courses in a Master of Social Work ProgramJournal of Teaching in Social Work2010
Charlier et al.Teaching Evidence-Based Management in MBA Programs: What Evidence Is There?Academy of Management Learning & Education2011
Goodman & O’ BrienTeaching and Learning Using Evidence-Based Principles.The Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management.2012
Salipante & Kowal SmithToward Doctoral Education that Encourages Evidence-Based Management through Problem-Focused Research.The Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management.2012
Jelley et al.Reflections of Teaching Evidence-Based Management.The Oxford Handbook of Evidence-based Management.2012
RousseauDesigning a Better Business School: Channelling Herbert Simon, Addressing the Critics, and Developing Actionable Knowledge for Professionalizing Managers.Journal of Management Studies2012
Wright et al.Combining Crisis Management and Evidence-Based Management: The Queensland Floods as a Teachable Moment.Journal of Management Education2013
Rynes, Rousseau & BarendsFrom the Guest Editors: Change the World: Teach Evidence-Based Practice!Academy of Management Education2014
Barends & BrinerTeaching Evidence-Based Practice: Lessons From the Pioneers. An Interview With Amanda Burls and Gordon GuyattAcademy of Management Education2014
Briner & WalsheFrom Passively Received Wisdom to Actively Constructed Knowledge: Teaching Systematic Review Skills As a Foundation of Evidence-Based Management.Academy of Management Education2014
CharlierIncorporating Evidence-Based Management Into Management Curricula: A Conversation With Gary LathamAcademy of Management Education2014
Gamble & JelleyThe Case for Competition: Learning About Evidence-Based Management Through Case CompetitionAcademy of Management Education2014
Dietz et alTeaching Evidence-Based Management With A Focus on Producing Local EvidenceAcademy of Management Education2014
Kyriakoulis et alEducational strategies for teaching evidence-based practice to undergraduate health students: systematic reviewJEducEvalHealthProf2016
Captar et alIt’s Personal: An Exploration of Students’ (Non) Acceptance of Management ResearchAcademy of Management Education2016
Baarends et alAn exploratory study on the teaching of evidence-based decision makingOJOT2017
Saksida & JelleyA Decade Of Teaching Evidence-Based Management: Initiatives And Future Directions Workplace Review2018
Larsen et alMethods for teaching evidence-based practice: a scoping reviewBMC Medical Education2019
Oxman et alKey concepts for making informed choicesNature2019



Articles Critical of Evidence-Based Management

Learmonth“Is There Such a Thing As ’Evidence-Based Management’?”: A Commentary on Rousseau’s 2005 Presidential AddressAcademy of Management Review2006
Holmes et alDeconstructing the evidence-based discourse in health sciences: truth, power and fascismInternational Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare2006
Learmonth & HardingEvidence-Based Management, The Very IdeaPublic Administration2006
MorrellThe Narrative of ‘Evidence Based’ Management: A PolemicJournal of Management Studies2008
LearmonthEvidence-Based Management: A Backlash Against Pluralism in Organizational Studies?Organization2008
Tourish‘Evidence Based Management’, or ‘Evidence Oriented Organizing’? A critical realist perspectiveOrganization2012
Morrell & LearmonthAgainst Evidence-Based Management, for Management LearningAcademy of Management Learning and Education2015



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