Factory : An Empirical Test of Six Trust Mechanisms The Evolution of Intra-Organizational Trust Networks : The Case of a

@inproceedings{Bunt2005FactoryA,
  title={Factory : An Empirical Test of Six Trust Mechanisms The Evolution of Intra-Organizational Trust Networks : The Case of a},
  author={Gerhard G. Van De Bunt and Rafael Wittek and Maurits de Klepper},
  year={2005}
}
Based on the distinction between expressive and instrumental motives, six theoretical mechanisms for the formation of trust relationships are elaborated and empirically tested. When expressive motives drive tie formation, individuals primarily attach emotional value to social relationships. Three mechanisms have been tested: the homophily, the balancing… CONTINUE READING