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Absorptive Capacity in Practice: An Empirical Examination of Zahra and George's Model

@inproceedings{Antonacopoulou2005AbsorptiveCI,
  title={Absorptive Capacity in Practice: An Empirical Examination of Zahra and George's Model},
  author={Elena P. Antonacopoulou},
  year={2005}
}
The idea of absorptive capacity has emerged as a concept that bridges across the literature on dynamic capabilities and organizational learning. But its development has been largely at a conceptual level with major contributions building on secondary data and literature reviews. There are very few studies that seriously address the concept based on fresh primary data. In this paper we apply the idea of absorptive capacity, based primarily on the model of Zahra and George, to case studies drawn… Expand
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