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Bilateral Resource Redeployment and Capabilities Improvement Following Horizontal Acquisitions

LAURENCE CAPRON and WILL MITCHELL.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

September 1998; p ublished online September 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper studies the incidence and impact of bilateral redeployment of resources between target and acquiring firms following 253 horizontal acquisitions involving North American and...

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Billionaires

Tino Sanandaji and Peter T. Leeson.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 6639 words.

Existing studies of entrepreneurship focus on entrepreneurs whose individual contribution to wealth creation is typically trivial: self-employed persons. This article investigates...

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The birth of capabilities: market entry and the importance of pre‐history

Constance E. Helfat and Marvin B. Lieberman.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

We analyze the birth of capabilities and resources within organizations and within industries, and their historical antecedents, at the time of market entry. We find a consistent theme: the...

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The birth of the concept of transaction costs: issues and controversies

M Klaes.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper investigates the emergence of the concept of transaction costs in modern economics and explores three controversial issues of the 1970s which keep economists busy to this day:...

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A Blau space primer: prolegomenon to an ecology of affiliation

Miller McPherson.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper describes an ecological model of the behavior of social entities in a property space defined by sociodemographic dimensions. The model departs from the standard population ecology...

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Board composition, political connections, and performance in state-owned enterprises

Anna Menozzi, María Gutiérrez Urtiaga and Davide Vannoni.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2012; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 10591 words.

This article analyses the effects of board composition on the behavior of a sample of 114 Italian local public utilities, for which information about 1630 directors during 1994–2004 has...

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Bounded rationality and tacit knowledge in the organizational capabilities approach: an assessment and a re‐evaluation

Nicolai J. Foss.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

The famous three chapters in Nelson and Winter's An Evolutionary Theory of Economic Change (1982) that focus on firm routines and capabilities are often taken to be solidly founded on an...

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Brazilian privatization in international perspective: the rocky path from state capitalism to regulatory capitalism

A Goldstein.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper describes the history, size and scope of the public enterprise sector in Brazil, using a variety of indicators and drawing from different interpretative sources. It shows that at...

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Bridging contested terrain: linking incentive‐based and learning perspectives on organizational evolution

Giovanni Dosi, Daniel A. Levinthal and Luigi Marengo.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

In this paper we present a general model of organizational problem‐solving in which we explore the relationship between problem complexity, decentralization of tasks and reward schemes. When...

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Bringing individuals back in: the effects of career experience on new firm founding

Scott Shane and Rakesh Khurana.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

Because of methodological and theoretical obstacles, research on organizational foundings has largely focused on societal and population‐level explanations. This paper takes the view that...

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Broadband adoption and firm productivity: evaluating the benefits of general purpose technology

S. K. Majumdar, O. Carare and H. Chang.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2010; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 12803 words.

We examine the relationship between the deployment of broadband, which we classify as a general purpose technology, and the productivity of the deploying firms using panel data that...

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Building innovation systems: an introduction to the special section

Jorge Niosi.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 2292 words.

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Building technological capability for industrialization: analytical frameworks and Korea's experience

L Kim.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

March 1999; p ublished online March 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper first presents five analytical frameworks-technology trajectory, absorptive capacity, technology transfer, crisis construction and dynamic learning process-that may be used to...

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Business groups and internal capital markets: the recovery of the Mexican economy in the aftermath of the 1995 crisis

Gonzalo Castañeda.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 11415 words.

In the second half of the nineties, the Mexican economy experienced a severe financial crisis. However, as the initial panic subsided, Mexico started to show promising signals of...

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Business History and Management Theory: An Introduction

RICHARD S. ROSENBLOOM.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

March 1997; p ublished online March 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

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Business leadership and discrimination: an alternative econometric test

T Ferguson.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

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Business model configurations and performance: A qualitative comparative analysis in Formula One racing, 2005–2013

Paolo Aversa, Santi Furnari and Stefan Haefliger.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 13359 words.

We investigate the business model configurations associated with high and low firm performance by conducting a qualitative comparative analysis of firms competing in Formula One racing. We...

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Business services outsourcing by manufacturing firms

Fernando Merino and Diego Rodríguez Rodríguez.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2007; p ublished online November 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 10068 words.

Outsourcing of services is one of the most important phenomena that are reshaping firms’ boundaries in the last decades. This article assesses the reasons leading manufacturing firms to...

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Buying big into biotech: scale, financing, and the industrial dynamics of UK biotech, 1980–2009

Michael M. Hopkins, Philippa A. Crane, Paul Nightingale and Charles Baden-Fuller.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industry Studies; Business History; Innovation; Industrial History; Technological Change; Research and Development. 16930 words.

This article explores how the UK’s biotech firms have evolved in response to their financial environment. As investors’ expectations about the potential of biotech have changed, funding...

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Buying science and selling science: gender differences in the market for commercial science

Fiona Murray and Leigh Graham.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 12837 words.

Growing opportunities for academic scientists to commercialize their science has led to a new commercial marketplace. Recent evidence suggests that “commercial science” participation is...

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