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The Underpinnings of 'Bureaucratic' Control Systems: HRM in European Multinationals


  • Anthony Ferner


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  • Anthony Ferner, 2000. "The Underpinnings of 'Bureaucratic' Control Systems: HRM in European Multinationals," Journal of Management Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 37(4), pages 521-540, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:jomstd:v:37:y:2000:i:4:p:521-540

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