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Sylvia Maxfield

Professor
Dean, School of Business

Contact Information:

maxfield@providence.edu
401-865-1224
Koffler Hall 113

Education:

Ph.D. - Harvard University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Corporate social responsibility, social impact accounting, financial markets and regulation

Awards and Honors:

Higher Education Resource Services (HERS) management development program - Wellesley College
Pottruck Technology Resource Center - Simmons College
Sloan/ACE Faculty Fellow - Simmons College
Pottruck Technology Resource Center - Simmons College
Pottruck Technology Resource Center - Simmons College

Selected Publications:

Maxfield, Sylvia. (2012). Glass-Steagall in Oxford Companion to American Politics. Eds. David Coates. Oxford University Press.,

Maxfield, Sylvia., Hardie, Iain. (2012). Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, in Oxford Companion to American Politics. Eds. David Coates. Oxford University Press.,

Maxfield, Sylvia. (2011). Teaching economics through the lens of corporate citizenship. Journal Of Economic Education, 42 (1),

Maxfield, Sylvia., Shapiro, Mary., Gupta, Vipin., Hass, Susan. (2010). Gender and risk: Women, risk-taking and risk-aversion. Gender in Management, 25 (7),


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