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Evolutionary Processes and Organizational AdaptationA Mendelian Perspective on Strategic Management

Evolutionary Processes and Organizational Adaptation: A Mendelian Perspective on Strategic Management

Daniel A. Levinthal

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780199684946
eISBN:
9780191897375
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199684946.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Strategy

Strategists are encouraged to identify sustained competitive advantages. This volume takes a different tact and provides a perspective on how organizations adapt over time to changing circumstances. ... More

CompetitionWhat It Is and Why It Happens

Competition: What It Is and Why It Happens

Stefan Arora-Jonsson, Nils Brunsson, Raimund Hasse, and Katarina Lagerström (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780192898012
eISBN:
9780191924460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192898012.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Strategy

The spread of competition into all areas of society is one of the master trends of modern society. Yet, social scientists have played a surprisingly modest role in the analysis of its implications as ... More

Entrepreneurship as NetworkingMechanisms, Dynamics, Practices, and Strategies

Entrepreneurship as Networking: Mechanisms, Dynamics, Practices, and Strategies

Tom Elfring, Kim Klyver, and Elco van Burg

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190076887
eISBN:
9780190076924
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190076887.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Strategy

This book presents entrepreneurship as networking as a perspective. Persistent problems around the dominant “individual-opportunity” approach in the entrepreneurship field motivated the authors to ... More

Why Delegate?

Why Delegate?

Neil J. Mitchell

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190904197
eISBN:
9780197565445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190904197.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

Why Delegate? investigates the incentives to delegate and the risks that one takes in doing so. From mundane interactions like choosing a plumber to weightier tasks like the running of a country, and ... More

Winning at the Acquisition GameTools, Templates, and Best Practices Across the M&A Process

Winning at the Acquisition Game: Tools, Templates, and Best Practices Across the M&A Process

Timothy Galpin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198858560
eISBN:
9780191890727
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858560.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

Winning at the Acquisition Game is a collection of the best materials, insights, tools, and templates which comprise the popular Mergers and Acquisitions course taught in the MBA and Executive MBA ... More

Strategy in 3DEssential Tools to Diagnose, Decide, and Deliver

Strategy in 3D: Essential Tools to Diagnose, Decide, and Deliver

Greg Fisher, John E. Wisneski, and Rene M. Bakker

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190081478
eISBN:
9780197521847
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190081478.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This book provides a tools-based approach to strategic management. The central framework rests on three pillars that constitute the essence of strategy: to diagnose, to decide, and to deliver. Within ... More

Family-Run Universities in JapanSources of Inbuilt Resilience in the Face of Demographic Pressure, 1992-2030

Family-Run Universities in Japan: Sources of Inbuilt Resilience in the Face of Demographic Pressure, 1992-2030

Jeremy Breaden and Roger Goodman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198863496
eISBN:
9780191895869
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863496.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Strategy

Globally, private universities enrol one in three of all higher education students, while in Japan (which has the second largest higher education system in the world in terms of overall expenditure) ... More

New Developments in the Brewing IndustryThe Role of Institutions and Ownership

New Developments in the Brewing Industry: The Role of Institutions and Ownership

Erik Strøjer Madsen, Jens Gammelgaard, and Bersant Hobdari (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198854609
eISBN:
9780191888854
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854609.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Strategy

Institutions and ownership play a central role in the transformation and development of the beer market and the brewing industry. Institutions set the external environment of the brewery through both ... More

Cooperative StrategyManaging Alliances and Networks

Cooperative Strategy: Managing Alliances and Networks

John Child, David Faulkner, Stephen Tallman, and Linda Hsieh

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198814634
eISBN:
9780191852374
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814634.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

Cooperation has become the leading strategy adopted by business and other organizations. It is taking on new forms that are adapted to changing market expectations and technological possibilities in ... More

Honorable BusinessA Framework for Business in a Just and Humane Society

Honorable Business: A Framework for Business in a Just and Humane Society

James R. Otteson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190914202
eISBN:
9780190914240
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190914202.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Strategy

Many people are suspicious of business, as well as of markets and commercial society. Are they right to be suspicious? Examples like Enron and Bernie Madoff do not help the impression many have of it ... More

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