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Recommended Books

Peter Cappelli, The Future of the Office: Work from Home, Remote Work, and the Hard Choices We All Face, Wharton School Press, 2021

Michael Useem, Harbir Singh, Neng Liang, and Peter Cappelli, Fortune Makers:  The Leaders Creating China’s Great Global Companies, Public Affairs Books, 2017

Peter Cappelli, Will College Pay Off? Public Affairs Books, 2015

Peter Cappelli, Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs – The Skills Gap and What Companies Can Do About It, Wharton Digital Press, 2012

Peter Cappelli and Bill Novelli, Managing the Older Worker – How To Prepare for the New Organizational Order, Harvard Business Review Press, 2010

Philip Miscimarra, Ronald Turner, Ross Friedman, et al., The NLRB and Managerial Discretion, Second Edition, George Mason University, John M. Olin Institute for Employment Practice and Policy, 2010

Peter Cappelli, Harbir Singh, Jitendra Singh, and Michael Useem, The India Way – How India’s Top Business Leaders Are Revolutionizing Management, Harvard Business Press, 2010

Peter Cappelli, Talent on Demand: Managing Talent in an Age of Uncertainty, Harvard Business School press, 2008

Peter Cappelli (editor), Employment Relationships – New Models of White Collar Work, Cambridge University Press, 2008


Recommended Articles

Peter Cappelli and Martin Conyon (2020), A Social Exchange and the Effects of Employee Stock OptionsILR Review.

Peter Cappelli (2020), Stop Over-Engineering People ManagementHarvard Business Review.

Peter Cappelli (2019), The Payoff from a College EducationOxford Review of Education.

Peter Cappelli and Liat Eldor (2019), Where Measuring Engagement Goes WrongHarvard Business Review.

Peter Cappelli (2019), How You are Hiring is All WrongHarvard Business Review.

Virginia Doellgast, Matthew Bidwell, Alexander Colvin (2020), New Directions in Employment Relations Theory: Understanding Fragmentation, Identity and LegitimacyIndustrial and Labor Relations Review, forthcoming.