IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/cpn/umkeip/v16y2017i3p259-273.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Relation between dynamic analytical capabilities and competitive advantage: theoretical approach

Author

Listed:
  • Kornelia Batko

    () (University of Economics in Katowice)

Abstract

Motivation: The contributory factor to undertake the subject was a research gap regarding the role of dynamic analytical capabilities in building competitive advantage of the organization. The analyzed issue is gaining in importance in an era of increasing requirements for the reinforcement of competitive position of organization, creation of unique resource bundles, ability to access extremely rapidly growing amounts of data, development of business intelligence, big data analysis and even competition analyses. Many scientific papers and case studies have shown that Dynamic analytical capabilities (DAC) of the organization can provide benefits to organizations and create competitive advantage. Aim: The purpose of this paper is to identify dynamic analytical capabilities of the organization as an emerging research area on building a competitive advantage. Also the objective of this paper is to present theoretical model which describes the relationship between the three elements: dynamic analytical capabilities of the organization, analytical maturity and competitive advantage. In order to achieve the defined purpose, the critical literature analysis on dynamic analytical capabilities of the organization, analytical maturity and competitive advantage will be performed. Due to this fact, this paper presents a theoretical study. Results: The article presents the concepts of dynamic analytic capabilities, considering factors that affect it. As a result of literature research, I constructed a theoretical model showing the relationship between the dynamic analytical capabilities and its determinants, analytical maturity and competitive advantage. The results of studies led me to make the statement that the analytical maturity of the organization is a mediator of relationship between dynamic analytical capabilities and competitive advantage of organization.

Suggested Citation

  • Kornelia Batko, 2017. "Relation between dynamic analytical capabilities and competitive advantage: theoretical approach," Ekonomia i Prawo, Uniwersytet Mikolaja Kopernika, vol. 16(3), pages 259-273, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:cpn:umkeip:v:16:y:2017:i:3:p:259-273
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.12775/EiP.2017.018
    Download Restriction: no

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. repec:wsi:ijimxx:v:05:y:2001:i:03:n:s1363919601000427 is not listed on IDEAS
    2. G. Scott Erickson & Helen N. Rothberg, 2013. "A strategic approach to knowledge development and protection," The Service Industries Journal, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 33(13-14), pages 1402-1416, October.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    More about this item

    Keywords

    dynamic analytical capabilities; analytics; competitive advantage; analytical organization; analytical maturity;

    JEL classification:

    • D21 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Firm Behavior: Theory
    • D89 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Other
    • J24 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Human Capital; Skills; Occupational Choice; Labor Productivity

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cpn:umkeip:v:16:y:2017:i:3:p:259-273. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Miroslawa Buczynska). General contact details of provider: http://www.wydawnictwoumk.pl .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If CitEc recognized a reference but did not link an item in RePEc to it, you can help with this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.