Sloan Management Review Distinguished Professor of Management
Professor of Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management and Engineering Systems
Biography | Selected Publications
Masters of Strategy: Lessons from Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs for the Next Generation of CEOs and Entrepreneurs. Michael A. Cusumano and Steven Kahl (Forthcoming)
"Services, Industry Evolution, and the Competitive Strategies of Product Firms." Michael A. Cusumano, Steven Kahl, and Fernando F. Suarez. Strategic Management Journal (Forthcoming)
Software Ecosystems: Analyzing and Managing Business Networks in the Software Industry. Edited by Slinger Jansen, Sjaak Brinkemper, and Michael A. Cusumano. Cheltanham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishers, 2013.
"Services and the Business Models of Product Firms: An Empirical Analysis of the Software Industry." Fernando F. Suarez, Michael A. Cusumano, and Steven Kahl. Management Science 59(2), 420 - 435. (2013)
"What Sinofsky's Departure Suggests about the Current State, and Likely Future, of Microsoft." Michael A. Cusumano. MIT Technology Review 22 (2012)
"Staying Power: Managing Innovation in an Uncertain World." Michael A. Cusumano. The World Financial Review (September, 2012)
"Staying Power: Lessons for Japan,” Michael A. Cusumano. IHJ (International House of Japan) Bulletin, 32(1), 2012: 35-49. (In Japanese “Kunrin-suru kigyo no ‘mutsu no hosoku' – Nihon no resson”)
Meido in japan wa owaru no ka? [The end of 'Made in Japan?] Edited by Michael Cusumano, Yaichi Aoshima and Akira Takeishi. Tokyo: Toyo Keizai Shimposha, 2010, in Japanese.
Staying Power: Six Enduring Principles for Managing Strategy and Innovation in an Unpredictable World. Michael A. Cusumano. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Lectures in Management Studies, 2010. [Named one of the best business books of the year by Strategy & Business magazine]
Critical Decisions in Software Development: Updating the State of the Practice." Michael A. Cusumano, A. MacCormack, C. Kemerer, and W. Crandall. IEEE Software, 84-87 (2009)
"The Changing Software Business: Moving from Products to Services." Michael A. Cusumano. IEEE Computer, 41(1): 20-27. (2008)
The Business of Software: What Every Manager, Programmer, and Entrepreneur Must Know to Thrive and Survive in Good Times and Bad. Michael A. Cusumano. New York, NY: Free Press, 2004.
Competing on Internet Time: Lessons from Netscape and Its Battle With Microsoft. Michael A. Cusumano and David B. Yoffie. New York, N.Y.: Free Press, 1998
Microsoft Secrets: How the World's Most Powerful Software Company Creates Technology, Shapes Markets, and Manages People. Michael A. Cusumano. New York: Free Press, 1995.
Japan's Software Factories: A Challenge to U.S. Management. Michael A. Cusumano. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.
The Japanese Automobile Industry: Technology and Management at Nissan and Toyota (Harvard East Asian Monographs, No 122). Michael A. Cusumano. Cambrige, MA.: Harvard University Asia Center, 1986.
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