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Antecedents and effects of free riding in the franchisor-franchisee relationship

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  • Kidwell, Roland E.
  • Nygaard, Arne
  • Silkoset, Ragnhild

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Business Venturing.

Volume (Year): 22 (2007)
Issue (Month): 4 (July)
Pages: 522-544

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  1. Muriel Fadairo & Cintya Lanchimba Lopez, 2012. "Performance in distribution systems : What is the influence of the upstream firm’s organizational choices ?," Working Papers, Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Université Lyon 2, Ecole Normale Supérieure 1224, Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Université Lyon 2, Ecole Normale Supérieure.
  2. Liu, Jia & Lister, Roger & Pang, Dong, 2013. "Corporate evolution following initial public offerings in China: A life-course approach," International Review of Financial Analysis, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 27(C), pages 1-20.
  3. Arne Nygaard & Harald Biong, 2010. "The Influence of Retail Management’s Use of Social Power on Corporate Ethical Values, Employee Commitment, and Performance," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, Springer, vol. 97(1), pages 87-108, November.
  4. Muriel Fadairo & Cintya Lanchimba, 2012. "Performance in distribution systems : What is the influence of the upstream firm's organizational choices ?," Working Papers, HAL halshs-00727382, HAL.
  5. Davies, Mark A.P. & Lassar, Walfried & Manolis, Chris & Prince, Melvin & Winsor, Robert D., 2011. "A model of trust and compliance in franchise relationships," Journal of Business Venturing, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 26(3), pages 321-340, May.

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