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Building Inclusive Markets in Rural Bangladesh: How Intermediaries Work Institutional Voids
Much effort goes into building markets as a tool for economic and social development; those pursuing or promoting market building, however, often overlook that in too many places social exclusion a...
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Social Movements, Field Frames, and Industry Emergence: A Cultural-Political Perspective
This article examines how social movements contribute to institutional change and the creation of new industries. We build on current efforts to bridge institutional and social movement perspectivesExpand
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Inhabited Institutions: Social Interactions and Organizational Forms in Gouldner’s Patterns of Industrial Bureaucracy
Organizational sociologists often treat institutions as macro cultural logics, representations, and schemata, with less consideration for how institutions are ”inhabited“ (Scully and Creed, 1997) byExpand
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The Embeddedness of Organizations: Dialogue & Directions
We review research on organizations to highlight prevailing and emerging conceptions for embeddedness. An integrated framework that considers the sources, mechanisms, outcomes, and strategicExpand
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The Creation and Diffusion of Innovation in Developing Countries: A Systematic Literature Review
In this study, we review the literature on the creation and diffusion of innovation in the private sectors (industry and services) in developing countries. In particular, we collect evidence on whatExpand
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Precarious Values and Mundane Innovations: Enrollment Management in American Liberal Arts Colleges
Drawing primarily from Selznick's institutionalism, we make a general case for renewed attention to the “mundane administrative arrangements” that underlie the organizational capacity for value rea...
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The Embeddedness of Organizations: Research Dialogue and Directions
We review research on organizations to highlight prevailing and emerging conceptions for embeddedness. An integrated framework that considers the sources, mechanisms, outcomes, and strategicExpand
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The Emerging Market for Frugal Innovation: Fad, Fashion, or Fit?
There is growing interest among both private and public sectors to serve the underserved in emerging or developing countries leading to, what we call the market for frugal innovation. This paper isExpand
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Situating Organizational Action: The Relational Sociology of Organizations
This paper advances a relational sociology of organization that seeks to address concerns over how organizational action is understood and situated. The approach outlined here is one which takesExpand
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Organizations, policy, and the natural environment : institutional and strategic perspectives
This book brings together emerging perspectives from organization theory and management, environmental sociology, international regime studies, and the social studies of science and technology toExpand
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