Roger Hutt

Professor Emeritus
Faculty
POLY Campus
Mailcode
2080

Biography

Professor Emeritus, Morrison School of Agribusiness, W.P. Carey School of Business

Education

Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1975; MBA, Ohio State University, 1968; B.S., Ohio State University, 1966

Academic Positions

Arizona State University: 1975-present. Previous Appointments: Wright State University, The College of Steubenville

Research Areas

Research interests include corporate communication, entrepreneurship and small business management, management education and development, strategic management, and undergraduate business education.

Professional Leadership

Editorial Board, Journal of Business Venturing; Ad Hoc reviewer, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice; Chair, ASU East Academic Chairs/Directors Council, 2002-2004

Representative Publications

"Journal lists: a theoretical and empirical analysis, International Food and Agribusiness Management Review, 2016, Vol. 19, pp. 171-190.  Co-author: David Van Fleet.

"Reputation on the line: the Starbucks cases," Journal of Business Strategy, 2016, Vol. 37, pp. 19-26

"Middle market companies: reaching stakeholders through strategic communication," Journal of Business Strategy, 2015, Vol. 36, pp. 25-33

"The extent and patterns of multi-stakeholder communications in annual report letters," Corporate Communications: An International Journal, 2012, Vol. 17, pp. 323-335 

"Identifying and mapping stakeholders: an industry case study," Corporate Communications: An International Journal, 2010, Vol. 15, pp. 181-192

"Entrepreneurship: Starting Your Own Business," text-workbook, Cincinnati: South-Western Publishing Co., 1999.

Publications

  • Roger W. Hutt. The extent and patterns of multi-stakeholder communications in annual report letters. Corporate Communications: An International Journal (2012).
  • Roger W. Hutt. Identifying and mapping stakeholders: an industry case study. Corporate Communications: An International Journal (2010).
  • Roger W. Hutt. Looking for social capital initiatives amid the downturn: an analysis of CEOs' annual report letters. Corporate Communication International at Baruch College/CUNY (2010).
  • Hutt, Roger. "Mapping Apparent Stakeholders: The Case of International Restaurant Franchising.". Corporate Communication International (2009).
  • Hutt, Roger. Shared Language and Trust in Building Social Capital. American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences (2009).
  • Hutt, Roger. Building Extra-Organizational Social Capital: Is it a Case of Shareholders versus Other Stakeholders?. Western Decision Sciences Institute (2008).
  • Hutt, Roger. Identifying Stakeholder Effect in Restaurant Franchisors. International Society of Franchising (2008).
  • Hutt, Roger. Recognition of Stakeholders by Corporate CEOs. American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences (2008).
  • Hutt, Roger. Cash Accumulation, R&D Expenditures,and Strategy Decision. (2006).
  • Hutt, Roger. Industry Affiliation and R&D Intensity in Fast Growing Companies. (2005).
  • Hutt, Roger. Capturing Best Practices: A Knowledge Management Application in the Smaller Organization. (2004).
  • Hutt, Roger Willard. . Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, (2003).

Research Activity

Courses

Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
BUA 384Small Bus Operations & Plnning
AGB 425Food Supply Networks
AGB 445Food Retailing
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
AGB 100Introduction to Agribusiness
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
BUA 384Small Bus Operations & Plnning
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
AGB 100Introduction to Agribusiness
BUA 384Small Bus Operations & Plnning
AGB 445Food Retailing
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
AGB 100Introduction to Agribusiness
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
BUA 384Small Bus Operations & Plnning
AGB 425Food Supply Networks
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
AGB 590Reading and Conference
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
BUA 384Small Bus Operations & Plnning
AGB 425Food Supply Networks
AGB 445Food Retailing
AGB 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
BUA 384Small Bus Operations & Plnning
AGB 493Honors Thesis
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
AGB 484Internship
AGB 590Reading and Conference
AGB 595Continuing Registration
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
AGB 100Introduction to Agribusiness
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
BUA 440Strategic Management
AGB 492Honors Directed Study
AGB 493Honors Thesis
AGB 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
AGB 445Food Retailing
AGB 493Honors Thesis
Summer 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
BUA 383Small Bus Working Relationship
AGB 484Internship
AGB 499Individualized Instruction
AGB 590Reading and Conference
AGB 592Research
AGB 595Continuing Registration
AGB 599Thesis

Presentations

  • Hutt, Roger. Cash Accumulation, R&D Expenditures, and Strategic Decisions. American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences (Feb 2006).
  • Hutt, Roger. Communicating Corporate Innovation: A Content Analysis of CEOs Letters to Stockholders. American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences Annual Conference
  • Hutt, Roger. Fast Growing Companies Compared to Innovators: A Content Analysis of Communication Patterns in the Letters to Stockholders. American Society for Business and Behavioral Sciences Annual Meeting
  • Hutt, Roger. From Community College to Upper-Division University: Meeting the Transfer Challenge. American Association for Higher Education's National Conference on Higher Education