Modeling Emerging Coalitions in the context of Inter-organizational Networks : A Case Study of Humanitarian Coordination

@inproceedings{Zhao2009ModelingEC,
  title={Modeling Emerging Coalitions in the context of Inter-organizational Networks : A Case Study of Humanitarian Coordination},
  author={Kang Zhao and John Yen and Louis-Marie NGAMASSI and Carleen F. Maitland and Andrea H. Tapia},
  year={2009}
}
Forming coalitions and working collaboratively are important means of inter-organizational coordination. During coordination activities, organization’s evaluation of candidate collaborative projects and subsequent decisions on forming coalitions are often influenced by the ideas of their peers in the interorganizational network. Using humanitarian coordination as a case study, we propose a formal model for the emergence of coalitions in the context of inter-organizational networks. This model… CONTINUE READING