Learning and governance in inter-firm relations
AbstractThis article connects theory of learning with theory of governance, in the context of inter-firm relations. It recognizes fundamental criticism of transaction cost economics (TCE), but preserves elements from that theory. Two kinds of relational risk are identified: hold-up and spillover risk. For the governance of relations, i.e. the control of relational risk, the article presents a set of instruments that includes trust, next to instruments adopted and adapted from TCE. It also includes roles for go-betweens. Some references to empirical evidence are included.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Dalloz in its journal Revue d'économie politique.
Volume (Year): Volume 114 (2004)
Issue (Month): 1 ()
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theory of learning; theory of governance; inter-firm relations;
Other versions of this item:
- Nooteboom, B., 2005. "Learning and Governance in Inter-Firm Relations," Discussion Paper 2005-38, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research.
- Nooteboom, B., 2001. "Learning and Governance in Inter-Firm Relations," ERIM Report Series Research in Management ERS-2001-71-ORG, Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), ERIM is the joint research institute of the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and the Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) at Erasmus Uni.
- Nooteboom, B., 2004. "Learning and governance in inter-firm relations," Open Access publications from Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-146336, Tilburg University.
- Nooteboom, B., 2004. "Learning And Governance In Inter-Firm Relations," ERIM Report Series Research in Management ERS-2004-003-ORG, Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), ERIM is the joint research institute of the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and the Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) at Erasmus Uni.
- L14 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Transactional Relationships; Contracts and Reputation
- L2 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior
- M - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting
- M10 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting - - Business Administration - - - General
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