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Timothy Gubler
Email: tgubler@wustl.edu
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Timothy Gubler

Ph.D. Strategy 2015 (expected), Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis
B.A. Economics 2008, Brigham Young University

I am interested in studying how organizations create and capture value at both the firm and micro-foundational levels. My current research pairs rich individual-level data with organizational performance outcomes. Methodological approaches utilized include econometric analysis of archival field data, field experiments, and natural experiments.

Research interests:
Organizational Strategy, Micro-foundations of Strategy, Incentives in Organizations, Organizational Design, Theories of the Firm
  • "Trust and the Economic Theory of the Firm," in Handbook of Advances in Trust Research, Aks Zaheer and Reinhard Bachman, Ed., with Jackson Nickerson and Kurt Dirks, Edward Elgar (Cheltenham), forthcoming
  • "Economic Burden." in Work and Cancer Survivors,, Butler, Richard J., William G. Johnson, and Timothy Gubler, New York: Springer, 2009
  • "Agency Problems," in Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management, Todd Zenger, forthcoming
Academic/professional activities:
Member of Society of Judgment and Decision Making
Other Professional Experience:
Company Manager, Gubler Electric Inc., Orem, Utah (2006 - 2010)
Doctoral Fellowship, Olin Business School, 2010 - 2015
Personal interests:
Family, Outdoor Activities, Traveling, Skiing, Singing