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To centralize or not to centralize: The effects of uncertainty and threat on group structure and performance


  • Argote, Linda
  • Turner, Marlene E.
  • Fichman, Mark


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  • Argote, Linda & Turner, Marlene E. & Fichman, Mark, 1989. "To centralize or not to centralize: The effects of uncertainty and threat on group structure and performance," Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Elsevier, vol. 43(1), pages 58-74, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jobhdp:v:43:y:1989:i:1:p:58-74

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