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Professor John Child FBA

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About this Fellow

East Asia China South America Brazil Economics Commerce Economic Systems Political Economics Technological Economics

Website: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/staff/profiles/business/child-john.aspx

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus, University of Birmingham

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Organisation, Aston University, 1973 - 1991
  • Diageo Professor of Management, University of Cambridge, 1991 - 2000
  • Chair of Commerce, University of Birmingham, 2000
  • Professor Emeritus, University of Birmingham, 2009
  • Chair of Commerce, University of Birmingham, University of Birmingham, 2000
  • , Aston University, 1966 - 1968
  • Chair of Commerce, University of Birmingham, University of Birmingham, 2000 - 2009

Publications

Organisational Structure, Environment and Performance - the role of strategic choice Sociology 1972

Management in China during the Age of Reform 1994

Organization: Contemporary Principles and Practice 2005

Other Sociology, Demography and Social Statistics Fellows

Professor Fiona Steele

The development and application of statistical methods for the analysis of longitudinal data, including multilevel event history models and simultaneous equation models; applications in demography and education

Professor Peter Taylor-Gooby

Risk and uncertainty; social policy and state welfare, especially theoretical and normative approaches; cross-national comparative work in Europe and East Asia; public attitudes to inequality, social justice and social policy