Nicholas Argyres is Vernon W. and Marion K. Professor of Strategy at the Olin School of Business, Washington University in St. Louis. Nicholas Argyres’ research investigates the relationship between firm strategy and the internal organization of the firm; the determinants of organizational boundaries; the structure of contractual relationships between organizations; and the effects of organizational politics on strategic decision-making. Nicholas Argyres’ research has been published in journals such as the Strategic Management Journal, Management Science, Academy of Management Review, and Organization Science. He is currently Senior Editor at Organization Science, and serves on the editorial boards of the Strategic Management Journal and Strategic Organization. He has served as Senior Associate Dean for Faculty at the Olin Business School, and as Division Chair of the Business Policy and Strategy Division of the Academy of Management.