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Outsourcing and Strategy Links: A Study in Public Organisations

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  • Reyes Gonzalez

    (University of Alicante (Spain))

  • Jose Gasco

    (University of Alicante (Spain))

  • Juan Llopis

    (University of Alicante (Spain))

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    Abstract

    In this study we are going to analyse the links between strategies, structures and processes, in the case of the largest Spanish town halls, using Miles & Snow’s models about organisational strategies. To analyse these relationships we are trying to answer the following questions: what is the situation of municipal services’ outsourcing in the largest Spanish town halls?, do Spanish town halls follow the strategies suggested in Miles and Snow’s model? and, is there a relationship between the strategic position adopted by town halls and their stance on outsourcing?

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    This chapter was published in: Reyes Gonzalez & Jose Gasco & Juan Llopis , , pages 79-95, 2011.

    This item is provided by University of Primorska, Faculty of Management Koper in its series MIC 2011: Managing Sustainability? Proceedings of the 12th International Conference, Portorož, 23–26 November 2011 [Selected Papers] with number 79-95.

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    Keywords: outsourcing; strategy; town halls; public organisations;

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