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From resource allocation to strategy

Author: Joseph L Bower; Clark G Gilbert
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Joseph L. Bower and Clark G. Gilbert have collected together some of the leading experts on strategy to examine how strategy is actually made by company managers across the several levels of an  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph L Bower; Clark G Gilbert
ISBN: 9780199277452 0199277451 9780199277445 0199277443
OCLC Number: 901379380
Awards: Winner of Best Management Book of 2006 by 'Strategy + Business'.
Description: 482 p.
Contents: SECTION I: INTRODUCTION TO THE RESOURCE ALLOCATION PROCESS ; 1. Linking Resource Allocation to Strategy ; 2. Modeling the Resource Allocation Process ; 3. The Role of Strategy Making in Organizational Evolution ; 4. Anomaly-Seeking Research: Thirty Years of Theory Development ; SECTION II: WHEN THE BOTTOM-UP PROCESS FAILS ; 5. When the Bottom-up Resource Allocation Process Fails ; 6. Customer Power, Strategic Investment, and the Failure of Leading Firms ; 7. No Exit: The Failure of Bottom-up Strategic Processes and the Role of Top-down Disinvestment ; 8. The Process of International Expansion: Comparing Established Firms and Entrepreneurial Start-ups ; SECTION III: RESTORING THE BOTTOM-UP PROCESS ; 9. Restoring the Bottom-up Process of Resource Allocation ; 10. Strategy Making as an Iterated Process of Resource Allocation ; 11. Resource vs. Routine Rigidity: Toward an Interpretive Model of Response to Discontinuous Change ; SECTION IV: THE NEED FOR TOP-DOWN INTERVENTION ; 12. Corporate Intervention in Resource Allocation ; 13. The Entrepreneurial M-Form: A Case Study of Strategic Integration in a Global Media Company ; 14. Strategic Flexibility: The Value of Corporate-level Real Options as a Response to Uncertainty in the Pursuit of Strategic Integration ; 15. Resource Allocation Process in Multidimensional Organizations: MNCs and Alliances ; SECTION V: OUTSIDE COMMENTARIES ON THE RAP PERSPECTIVE ; 16. Resource Allocation, Strategy, and Organization: An Economist's Thoughts ; 17. Comments on the Resource Allocation Process ; 18. Research Complementarities: A Resource-Based View of the Resource Allocation Process Model (and Visa Versa) ; 19. CEO as Change Agent? ; SECTION VI: CONCLUSION ; 20. A Revised Model of the Resource Allocation Process
Responsibility: Joseph L. Bower [edit.]; Clark G. Gilbert [edit.].

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