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James Hoopes

James E. Hoopes

Professor of History

Murata Professor of Ethics in Business
 
Education
B.A., Bowling Green State University
M.A., University of Wisconsin
M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
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Contact
781-239-4345 hoopes@babson.edu

James Hoopes is "Murata Professor of Ethics in Business" at Babson College. His latest book is Corporate Dreams:  Big Business in American Democracy from the Great Depression to the Great Recession. The author of half a dozen other books on American history, Hoopes has received grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and other funding agencies. His paper, "Managing a Riot," won the Paul Hersey Award for the best paper on leadership at the 2000 meeting of the Academy of Management. He has taught in both Europe and Asia.