Bill McKelvey

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

110 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481

United States

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Beyond Gaussian Averages: Redirecting Management Research Toward Extreme Events and Power Laws

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 May 2007
Pierpaolo Andriani and Bill McKelvey
Durham University - Business School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Power laws, fractals, Gaussian, Pareto, Mandelbrot, distribution, robustness

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Toward a Complexity Theory of Information Systems Development

Information Technology and People, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 12-34, 22006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Feb 2010
Hind Benbya and Bill McKelvey
Montpellier Business School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Adaptability, Complexity theory, Design and development, Information systems, Project management

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Analysis of Extremes in Management Studies

Research Methodology in Strategy and Management, Vol. 3, pp. 123-196, 2006
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 02 Apr 2008
Joel A. C. Baum and Bill McKelvey
University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Extreme Value Theory, Power Laws, Management Studies

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Using Power-Law Science to Enhance Knowledge for Practical Relevance

Benbya, H. & McKelvey, B. 2011, Using Power-Law Science to Enhance Knowledge for Practical Relevance, In Leslie A. Toombs (Ed.), Best Paper Proceedings of the Seventieth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (CD), ISSN, 1543-8643
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2014
Hind Benbya and Bill McKelvey
Montpellier Business School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Knowledge relevance, Normal science, Power Laws, Extremes, Limits of Averages

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Using Coevolutionary and Complexity Theories to Improve IS Alignment: A Multi-Level Approach

Journal of Information Technology, Vol. 21, pp. 284-298, 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Feb 2010
Hind Benbya and Bill McKelvey
Montpellier Business School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Information Systems Alignment, Coevolution, Complexity

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Realism, Empiricism, and Fetishism in the Study of Entrepreneurship

Journal of Management Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 06 Sep 2015
G. Christopher Crawford, Dimo Dimov and Bill McKelvey
Rutgers University, University of Bath and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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entrepreneurship, opportunities, philosophy of science, realism, ontology, discovery, creation