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HBS Professor Barnes dies at 81

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Retired Harvard Business School (HBS) Professor Louis B. “By” Barnes, an expert on organizational behavior, family-owned businesses, and teaching by the case method, died on Aug. 22 at the  Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor from complications from kidney failure. He was 81 years old.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday (Sept. 5) at 3:30 p.m., at the Barnes home at 3 Flye Point Road, Brooklin, Maine. For Barnes’ full obituary, visit