Dr Chirag Kasbekar

PhD (Goizueta Business School, Emory University)
Lecturer, Research School of Management
ANU College of Business and Economics

Research interests

Organization Theory, Economic Sociology, Organizations and Environments, Inter-Cohort Co-Evolution, Organizational Categories and Forms, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Organizational Change, Industry Location, Geographic Clusters 


Chirag’s research is focused on the evolution of industries and organizational populations, with special attention to the influence of changes in the organizational environment on this evolution. He received his PhD in Organization and Management at the Goizueta Business School, Emory University, USA. Before doing his PhD, Chirag helped set up and build an information technology firm in India.

Awards: BPS Distinguished Student Paper Award at the 2013 Academy of Management Meeting

Researcher's projects

Kasbekar, C. (Forthcoming). Adaptation of New Organizations to Legitimacy Shocks: Postbellum Firearms Firms in the US South, 1866-1914. Organization Science

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