Past Kelso Fellows

The Louis O. Kelso Fellows 2010-2011

Steve Freeman


Steven Freeman is a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania, Center for Organizational Dynamics. He will study the effects of Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) adoption and how ESOPs deal with adversity.



Ryan Hammond


Ryan Hammond is a PhD candidate at the MIT Sloan School of Management, Institute for Work and Employment Research. His research will focus on work practices that share ownership and decision rights in green technology industries.



Jeff Moriarty

Jeffrey Moriarty is an associate professor of philosophy and business ethics at Bentley University. His work will focus on the philosophical issue of who should have the right to own and participate in firms.



Erik Olsen

Erik Olsen is an assistant professor of economics at the University of Missouri/Kansas City. He will study the emergence of majority employee-owned ESOPs, their productivity, and related policy issues.



Frank Shipper


Frank Shipper is a professor of management at the Franklin P. Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University. He will be working on case studies of firms with ESOPs and high employee involvement.