Lutgert Research

Blurring the lines: Exploring the work spouse phenomenon

November 20, 2020  / Ashley Mandeville  / Tags: LCOB Top Tier Award, Management, 2019

Despite widespread media attention, the work spouse phenomenon has not garnered much attention among organizational scholars. This manuscript aims to conceptualize the work spouse as a unique interpersonal workplace relationship worthy of scholarly attention. We provide theoretical framing using boundary management, methodological considerations, and a novel research agenda, encouraging more work in this area.

Publication: Journal of Management Inquiry

Authors: Ashley Mandeville

Notes: LCOB Top Tier Award 2019