Management and Organizational Strategy from an Evolutionary Perspective


Key Academic Readings:

Burgelman, Robert A. (1991). "Intraorganizational Ecology of Strategy Making and Organizational Adaptation: Theory and Field Research." Organization Science 2(3): 239-262.

Lovas, Bjorn and Sumantra Ghoshal (2000). "Strategy as Guided Evolution." Strategic Management Journal 21: 875-896.

Metcalfe, Stanley and Michael Gibbons (1989). "Technology, Variety, and Organization: An Systematic Perspective on the Competitive Process." Research on Technological Innovations, Management and Policy. Richard S. Rosenbloom and Robert A. Burgelman. Greenwich, JAI Press. 59: 153-193.


Key Popular Readings:

Surowiecki, James. THE CREDIT-CARD KINGS. In THE NEW YORKER, November 27, 2000, p. 74.


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