Managing strategically in an interconnected world / edited by Michael A. Hitt, Joan E. Ricart i Costa, and Robert D. Nixon

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Subjects: International business enterprises--Management
Strategic planning
International economic relations
Competition, International
Comparative advantage (International trade)
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chichester, England ; New York : J. Wiley, c1998
Series: strategic management series
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: xiv, 453 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Contributors
Series Preface
1. The New Frontier / Michael A. Hitt, Joan E. Ricart i Costa, Robert D. Nixon 1
Sect. I. Interconnected World: The Global Environment, Uncertainty, and Knowledge Development 13
2. Competitive Policy Shocks and Strategic Management / Pankaj Ghemawat, Robert Kennedy, Tarun Khanna 15
3. Firms' Strategies and National Institutional Environments / Jabril Bensedrine, Helena Kobayashi 39
4. Perceiving Environmental Change and Strategic Uncertainty in the Central European Banking Industry / W. Harvey Hegarty, Laszlo Tihanyi 55
5. Decision Processes and Uncertainty: Corporate Strategy in China / Sally W. Fowler, Michael D. Lord 79
6. Strategic Orientations of Chief Executives in State-owned Enterprises in Transition / Chung-Ming Lau 101
7. The Role of the International Corporations in Cross-border Knowledge Transfer in the Semiconductor Industry / Paul Almeida, Robert M. Grant, Jaeyong Song 119
8. Strategic Interaction, Knowledge Sourcing and Knowledge Creation in Foreign Environments - An Analysis of Foreign Direct Investment in R&D by Multinational Companies / Walter Kuemmerle 149
9. Controlling Unique Knowledge Development as the Basis of Sustained High Performance / William C. Bogner, Pratima Bansal 167
Sect. II. Interconnected Firms: The Role of Cooperation, Trust and Governance 185
10. Governance of Interorganizational Partnerships: A Comparison of US, European and Japanese Alliances in the Pharmaceutical Industry / Paul Bierly, Eric H. Kessler 187
11. Strategic Alliance Formation and Market Evaluation: Effects of Parent Firm's Governance Structure / Robert E. Hoskisson, William P. Wan, Mark H. Hansen 207
12. Corporate Boards' Line of Reasoning - Comparison between Corporate Governance in Poland and Sweden / Joanna Dzialo, Karin Jonnergard, Matts Karreman 229
13. Successful Technology-based Strategic Alliances: An Entrepreneurial Perspective / G. Dale Meyer, Sharon A. Alvarez 255
14. Strategic Alliances and Blocks: Cooperative Behavior as a Driving Force for their Evolution / Africa Arino, Carlos Garcia-Pont 281
15. The Virtual Organization: A Special Mode of Strong Interorganizational Cooperation / Joan E. van Aken, Louweris Hop, Ger J. J. Post 301
16. How Firms Can Benefit from Collaborating within R&D Consortia / Caroline Mothe, Bertrand V. Quelin 321
17. Acquiring Partners' Capabilities: Outcomes of Scale and Link Alliances between Competitors / Pierre Dussauge, Bernard Garrette, Will Mitchell 349
18. Relative Absorptive Capacity, Trust, and Interorganizational Learning in International Joint Ventures / Peter J. Lane, Marjorie A. Lyles, Jane E. Salk 373
19. Understanding Trust to Build Strong Relationships in Organizations / Carlos Portales, Joan E. Ricart i Costa, Josep M. Rosanas 399
20. Value Appropriation in an Interconnected World / Choelsoon Park 419
Index 443
Additional Authors: Hitt, Michael A
Ricart i Costa, Joan E., 1956-
Nixon, Robert D
Notes: LCCN: 98020619
ISBN: 0471984973 (cloth)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: New frontier / Michael A. Hitt, Joan E. Ricart i Costa, Robert D. Nixon -- Competitive policy shocks and strategic management / Pankaj Ghemawat, Robert Kennedy, Tarun Khanna -- Firms' strategies and national institutional environments / Jabril Bensedrine, Helena Kobayashi -- Perceiving environmental change and strategic uncertainty in the Central European banking industry / W. Harvey Hegarty, Laszlo Tihanyi -- Decision processes and uncertainty / Sally W. Fowler, Michael D. Lord -- Strategic orientations of chief executives in state-owned enterprises in transition / Chung-Ming Lau -- Role of the international corporations in cross-border knowledge transfer in the semiconductor industry / Paul Almeida, Robert M. Grant, Jaeyong Song -- Strategic interaction, knowledge sourcing and knowledge creation in foreign environments- an analysis of foreign direct investment in R&D by multinational companies / Walter Kuemmerle -- Controlling unique knowledge development as the basis of sustained high performance / William C. Bogner, Pratima Bansal -- Governance of interorganizational partnerships / Paul Bierly, Eric H. Kessler -- Strategic alliance formation and market evaluation / Robert H. Hoskisson, William P. Wan, Mark H. Hansen -- Corporate boards' line of reasoning- comparison between corporate governance in Poland and Sweden / Joanna Dzialo ... [et al.] -- Successful technology-based strategic alliances / G. Dale Meyer, Sharon A. Alvarez -- Strategic alliances and blocks / Africa Ariño, Carlos García-Pont -- Virtual organization / Joan E. van Aken, Louweris Hop and Ger J.J. Post -- How firms can benefit from collaborating within R&D consortia / Caroline Mothe, Bertrand V. Quelin -- Acquiring partners' capabilities / Pierre Dussauge, Bernard Garrette, Will Mitchell -- Relative absorptive capacity, trust, and interorganizational learning in international joint ventures / Peter J. Lane, Marjorie A. Lyles, Jane E. Salk -- Understanding trust to build strong relationships in organizations / Carlos Portales, Joan E. Ricarti i Costa, Josep M. Rosanas -- Value appropriation in an interconnected world / Choelsoon Park
OCLC Number: 39157514
ISBN/ISSN: 0471984973