Scott Mitchell

Assistant Professor
Primary office:
Capitol Federal Hall
Room 4123
University of Kansas

Academic Area

Strategic Management


Ph.D. in Management, The University of California, Irvine
MBA, University of Kansas
BA, Columbia University, Economics

Research Interests

  • Behavioral strategy
  • Multi-unit, multi-market competition
  • Competitive interactions
  • Long-term strategies
  • Ownership form

Selected Publications

Souder, D., Bromiley, P., Mitchell, S., & Reilly, G. (2017). Does Investing in the Long Term Pay Off for Firms? Rutgers Business Review, Summer 2017(Vol 2, No 12).

Souder, D., Reilly, G., Bromiley, P., & Mitchell, S. (2016). A Broader Understanding of Investment Horizon and Performance. Organization Science, 27(5), 1202–1218. DOI:10.1287/orsc.2016.1088

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