College of Business Mississippi State University

Faculty & Staff

  • Rebecca G. Long, Ph.D.
  • Assoc Dean, Grad School/Prof
  • Associate Dean, Graduate School
  • rgl8@msstate.edu
  • 302L
  • Office: 662.325.7014
  • Department: 662.325.3928

Education

  • Ph.D., Louisiana State University, Organization Theory
  • MBA, University of Southern Mississippi, Human Resource Management
  • BBA, University of Southern Mississippi, Human Resource Management

Recent Publications

2018
  • "The emergence of bifurcation bias from unbalanced families: Examining HR practices in the family firm using circumplex theory", with Josh Daspit, Kristen Madison, and Tim Barnett, Human Resource Management Review, 2018, vol. 28, no. 1, p 18-32.
2017
2016
  • "Examining family firm succession from a social exchange perspective: A multi-phase, multi-stakeholder review", with Josh Daspit, Daniel T. Holt, and James Chrisman, Family Business Review, 2016, vol. 29, p 44-64.
2014
  • "Management succession in family business", with James Chrisman, Sage Publications, 2014, p 249-268.
  • "Mitigating moral hazard in entrepreneurial networks: Examining structural and relational social capital in East Africa", with Josh Daspit, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, 2014, vol. 38, no. 6, p 1343-1350.

Recent Presentations

2014
  • "Understanding familiness in organizational networks: Social capital and ambidexterity in family business groups", with Zonghui Li and Josh Daspit, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Portland, Oregon, 2014.
2013
  • "The absorptive capacity of familiness: Group and firm-level capabilities in the family firm", with Josh Daspit, Family Enterprise Research Conference, ViƱa del Mar, Chile, 2013.