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Governing Hybrid Organisations : Exploring Diversity of Institutional Life.

Author: Jan-Erik Johanson; Jarmo Vakkuri
Publisher: Milton : Taylor and Francis, 2017.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Johanson, Jan-Erik.
Governing Hybrid Organisations : Exploring Diversity of Institutional Life.
Milton : Taylor and Francis, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jan-Erik Johanson; Jarmo Vakkuri
ISBN: 9781317222583 131722258X
OCLC Number: 1002016323
Description: 1 online resource (201 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; List of figures; List of tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Monsters on the run: introduction to governing hybrid organisations; Characteristics of hybrids; Tricky problems of governance arising; Strategy formation: adaptation and change; Performance measurement: value creation through profit seeking and evaluation; The organisation of this book; 2 Why do monsters exist? Public, private, and hybrid organisations in perspective; Hybrid governance over time; The public and private in organisational reasoning; Valuation of activities in society. Working towards public and private interestsHybrids and hybridity in the context of government reforms; 3 How to tame monsters: hybridity and its variants; Is there more than meets the eye? Hybridity as levels of societal activities; Levels of hybridity; Meso as a constitutive level of analysis; Public policy considerations; Hybrids as singular, dyadic, and multilateral structures; Making sense of public-private distinctions: the world of classifications; The beauty of simplification in distinguishing public from private. 4 Setting the path for monsters: how do hybrids explore their strategic options and objectives?Public agencies and hybrids; State-owned enterprises; Social enterprises; Analytic dimensions; Strategic design mode; Strategic scanning mode; Strategic governance mode; Strategy formation in business, public, and hybrid contexts; 5 Tracing the footprints of monsters: the performative orientation of organisations; Performance, performativity, and quantification of performance; Polysemic performance; Performance measurement in private enterprises: in search of relevance. Public sector performance: problems and origins of valuePerformance measurement problems in hybrid organisations; A comparison of performance dimensions in three contexts of institutional action; Measurement principles applied to hybrid settings; 6 Chartering the terrain of monsters: exploring strategy-performance interfaces in hybrid activities; Case illustrations revisited: hybridity through its contexts; Strategy-performance constellations in hybrid activities. Why and how do hybrids justify their actions? Strategy-performance interfaces as a problem in the justification of hybrid activitiesLegitimisation through strategy; Legitimisation through performance; 7 Are they monsters after all? Understanding the governance of hybrid organisations; Where have we come?; Governing hybrid organisations revisited; References; Index.

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"Increasingly, the scholarly and practitioner communities recognize the organizational and social significance of hybrid organizations and processes of 'hybridity.' But theory and research have not Read more...

 
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