Stanford MBA students in a class. Credit: Elena Zukhova

Our Research and Insights in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

We are dedicated to sharing the groundbreaking research and thought-provoking insights on diversity, equity, and inclusion coming out of Stanford’s global community of experts and business leaders.

Through faculty research, we continue to explore and educate about the interplay between identity and business, management, and management education.

Insights by Stanford Business

June 16, 2020
From Hollywood to courtrooms to biased hiring practices, Stanford GSB experts analyze the breadth of racial discrimination — and how to grow beyond it.
Illustration showing two figures – one black, one white – intertwined and looking outward. Credit: Keith Negley
June 8, 2020
Beware of letting the COVID-19 crisis exacerbate established biases, warns a focus group of corporate and nonprofit leaders.
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May 26, 2020
We tend to reward the overconfidence of upper-class individuals, even when they get it wrong.
A student waits to be interviewed. Credit: REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon
May 11, 2020
In a Stanford survey, nearly two-thirds say they will be out of business in six months if current trends continue.
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March 26, 2020
Hiring “the best” isn’t always the brightest move.
Corporate business team brainstorming at an office table. Credit: iStock/Fizkes
March 25, 2020
To celebrate Women’s History Month, we’re sharing stories from Diana Kapp’s, MBA ’96, book aimed at inspiring young entrepreneurs.
Left to Right: Jane Chen, Mariam Naficy and Emily Núñez Cavness. Credit: Bijou Karmen

Faculty Publications

Stanford Closer Look|
David F. Larcker, Brian Tayan
Stanford Closer Look Series. Corporate Governance Research Initiative, April
Academic Publication|
Matthew Corritore, Amir Goldberg, Sameer Srivastava
Harvard Business Review. January
2020, Vol. 98, Issue 1, Pages 76-83
Parker Goyer, Geoffrey Lawrence Cohen, Jonathan Cook, Allison Master, Nancy Apfel, Wonhee Lee, Amelia Henderson, Stephanie Reeves, Jason Okonofua, Gregory Walton
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. August
2019, Vol. 117, Issue 2, Pages 229-259
Ashley Martin, Michael S. North, Katherine W. Phillips
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. March
1, 2019, Vol. 45, Issue 3, Pages 342-359
Seval Gündemir, Ashley Martin, Astrid C. Homan
Frontiers in Psychology. February
2019, Vol. 10
Latina entrepreneur with staff

SLEI explores and expands knowledge of Latino entrepreneurship and its impact on the U.S. economy.