The state of the field in UK management research: reflections of the research assessment exercise (rae) panel

J. Bessant, S. Birley, C. Cooper, S. Dawson, J. Gennard, M. Gardiner, A.I. Gray, P. Jones

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This paper reviews the state of the field of the sub-disciplines within UK management research, based upon the submissions of 94 UK higher education institutions to the Business and Management Studies Panel in the UK's 2001 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE). It offers observations on the UK model of the assessment of quality in, and funding of, research conducted in publicly funded higher education institutions
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)51-68
Number of pages17
JournalBritish Journal of Management
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2003



  • management research
  • UK
  • RAE
  • Research Assessment Exercise

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