Academic Appointments


  • Professor, Organizational Behavior
  • Professor (By courtesy), Sociology

2017-18 Courses


All Publications


  • Conflicting Social Codes and Organizations: Hygiene and Authenticity in Consumer Evaluations of Restaurants MANAGEMENT SCIENCE Lehman, D. W., Kovacs, B., Carroll, G. R. 2014; 60 (10): 2602-2617
  • Authenticity and Consumer Value Ratings: Empirical Tests from the Restaurant Domain ORGANIZATION SCIENCE Kovacs, B., Carroll, G. R., Lehman, D. W. 2014; 25 (2): 458-478
  • Challenger Groups, Commercial Organizations, and Policy Enactment: Local Lesbian/Gay Rights Ordinances in the United States from 1972 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY Negro, G., Carroll, G. R., Perretti, F. 2013; 119 (3): 790-832

    View details for DOI 10.1086/673970

    View details for Web of Science ID 000334675000007

  • Selection and variation in organizational evolution INDUSTRIAL AND CORPORATE CHANGE Carroll, G. R., Harrison, J. R., McKendrick, D. G. 2012; 21 (1): 217-243

    View details for DOI 10.1093/icc/dtr077

    View details for Web of Science ID 000299793500009

  • Restaurant Organizational Forms and Community in the U.S. in 2005 CITY & COMMUNITY Carroll, G. R., Torfason, M. T. 2011; 10 (1): 1-24
  • Niche width and scale in organizational competition: A computational approach COMPUTATIONAL AND MATHEMATICAL ORGANIZATION THEORY Kovacs, B., Carroll, G. R. 2010; 16 (1): 29-60
  • The Social Lives of Products: Analyzing Product Demography for Management Theory and Practice ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT ANNALS Carroll, G. R., Khessina, O. M., McKendrick, D. G. 2010; 4: 157-203
  • The organizational construction of authenticity: An examination of contemporary food and dining in the US RESEARCH IN ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR, VOL 29 Carroll, G. R., Wheaton, D. R. 2009; 29: 255-282
  • Growing church organizations in diverse US communities, 1890-1926 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY Kocak, O., Carroll, G. R. 2008; 113 (5): 1272-1315
  • Product demography of de novo and de alio firms in the optical disk drive industry, 1983-1999 ORGANIZATION SCIENCE Khessina, O. M., Carroll, G. R. 2008; 19 (1): 25-38
  • Simulation modeling in organizational and management research ACADEMY OF MANAGEMENT REVIEW Harrison, J. R., Lin, Z., Carroll, G. R., Carley, K. M. 2007; 32 (4): 1229-1245
  • The evolution of inertia Conference on Organization Ecology Hannan, M. T., POLOS, L., Carroll, G. R. OXFORD UNIV PRESS. 2004: 213–42
  • The organizational niche SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY Hannan, M. T., Carroll, G. R., POLOS, L. 2003; 21 (4): 309-340
  • Cascading organizational change ORGANIZATION SCIENCE Hannan, M. T., Polos, L., Carroll, G. R. 2003; 14 (5): 463-482
  • The fog of change: Opacity and asperity in organizations ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCE QUARTERLY Hannan, M. T., POLOS, L., Carroll, G. 2003; 48 (3): 399-432
  • Shifting gears, shifting niches: Organizational inertia and change in the evolution of the US automobile industry, 1885-1981 ORGANIZATION SCIENCE Dobrev, S. D., Kim, T. Y., Carroll, G. R. 2003; 14 (3): 264-282
  • Come together? The organizational dynamics of post-merger cultural integration SIMULATION MODELLING PRACTICE AND THEORY Carroll, G. R., HARRISON, J. R. 2002; 10 (5-7): 349-368
  • THEORY BUILDING AND CHEAP TALK ABOUT LEGITIMATION - REPLY AMERICAN SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW Hannan, M. T., Carroll, G. R. 1995; 60 (4): 539-544
  • HOW INSTITUTIONAL CONSTRAINTS AFFECTED THE ORGANIZATION OF EARLY UNITED-STATES TELEPHONY JOURNAL OF LAW ECONOMICS & ORGANIZATION BARNETT, W. P., Carroll, G. R. 1993; 9 (1): 98-126
  • THE LIABILITY OF NEWNESS - AGE DEPENDENCE IN ORGANIZATIONAL DEATH RATES AMERICAN SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW Freeman, J., Carroll, G. R., Hannan, M. T. 1983; 48 (5): 692-710
  • NATIONAL CITY-SIZE DISTRIBUTIONS - WHAT DO WE KNOW AFTER 67 YEARS OF RESEARCH PROGRESS IN HUMAN GEOGRAPHY Carroll, G. R. 1982; 6 (1): 1-43
  • CAPITAL CITIES IN THE AMERICAN URBAN SYSTEM - THE IMPACT OF STATE EXPANSION AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY Carroll, G. R., Meyer, J. W. 1982; 88 (3): 565-578

    View details for Web of Science ID A1982PY22700004

    View details for PubMedID 7165056

  • DYNAMICS OF FORMAL POLITICAL-STRUCTURE - AN EVENT-HISTORY ANALYSIS AMERICAN SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW Hannan, M. T., Carroll, G. R. 1981; 46 (1): 19-35