He is the author of several books on Stakeholder Management including the influential Strategic Management: A Stakeholder Approach. He is often quoted in relation to stakeholder theory, business ethics and management and has in stakeholdermap.com's opinion given the most accepted and useful definition of a stakeholder.
Ed was born 18 December 1951 in Columbus, Georgia, US.
Edward Freeman's publicationsThis is a selection of Edward Freeman's publications that we find useful at stakeholdermap.com.
1984. Strategic Management: A Stakeholder Approach. Boston: Pitman. Latest edition Strategic Management: A Stakeholder Approach
2010. Stakeholder Theory: The State of the Art. Cambridge University Press.
Andrew Wicks and R. Edward Freeman. 2009. Business Ethics. Prentice Hall.
References and links about Ed. FreemanR. Edward Freeman's website [online] Available at: https://redwardfreeman.com/ [Accessed 12 October 2016]
University of Virginia. Darden School of Business. Faculty Directory - R. Edward Freeman [online] Available at: https://www.darden.virginia.edu/faculty-research/directory/r-edward-freeman/ [Accessed 12 October 2016]
Video - Ed on Stakeholder Theory