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Title:A Resource-Based Perspective of Growth Through Strategic Change: A Longitudinal View
Author(s):Pettus, Michael L.
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Sudharshan, D.
Department / Program:Business Administration
Discipline:Business Administration
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:Ph.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):Business Administration, Management
Abstract:The study demonstrates that a firm must build a resource path that can be altered based upon the direction of environmental variation. The path direction is theoretically linked to the concept of a resource based life cycle. It is interesting to conjecture if this resource-based life cycle path exists in other industries that have been deregulated. The final finding of this study shows that the sequencing of a firm's resource development decisions can be seen as a process by which firms achieve long term growth.
Issue Date:1997
Type:Text
Language:English
Description:141 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997.
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/84586
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI9737222
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-25
Date Deposited:1997


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