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Abstract This paper discusses the need for more research in operations management which is based on data from the real world. Tying operations management theory in with practice has been called for… (More)
This paper examines manufacturing strategy from the perspective of the resource-based view of the firm. It explores the role of resources and capabilities in manufacturing plants that cannot be… (More)
This paper proposes a relationship between manufacturing strategy and organizational culture, based on an examination of the research literature. Survey data were collected from 822 respondents in 41… (More)
A number of authors have used terms such as “world‐class manufacturing”, “high performance manufacturing” and others to describe comprehensive approaches to manufacturing performance improvement.… (More)
The resource-based view of the firm provides the logic for hypothesizing that firms will have different longitudinal patterns of manufacturing innovation adoption in plants. Early innovators were h...
Few studies have moved beyond the dyadic level of an ongoing alliance and examined factors contributing to the success of entering a series of alliances. In this paper we expect biotechnology firms… (More)
Background Health care providers (HCPs) may ask patients if they understand their diagnosis or instructions during clinic visits; patients often simply say yes. However, many patients leave with… (More)
Business Schools, while ubiquitous in institutions of higher education, educating a significant proportion of graduates, face an unprecedented challenge to their legitimacy and suffer from the frag...
There has been a revolution in global manufacturing in the past 25 years. The fronts in this revolution have included quality, product innovation, technology, cost, globalization, and new human… (More)