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The Multipolar MBA
Re: Rakesh Khurana
According to Harvard Business School professor Rakesh Khurana, U.S. business schools are fighting to be meaningful on multiple fronts. Khurana is known for his ongoing efforts to chronicle the changes in management education, most recently with his book From Higher Aims to Hired Hands: The Social Transformation of American Business Schools and the Unfulfilled Promise of Management as a Profession (Princeton University Press, 2007). But in 2013, his warnings about the decline of business schools have particular urgency.