Project team communication and cross-functional cooperation in new program development

  title={Project team communication and cross-functional cooperation in new program development},
  author={M. Pinto and J. Pinto},
  journal={Journal of Product Innovation Management},
  • M. Pinto, J. Pinto
  • Published 1990
  • Business
  • Journal of Product Innovation Management
The importance of communication for the successful development of new projects, particularly within the R&D laboratory setting, has been well documented. Yet researchers have seldom examined the relationship between patterns of communication and cross-functional cooperation in the development and management of new programs. In this article Mary Beth and Jeffrey Pinto report on the results of a research study that assessed the relationship of two aspects of project team communication (formal… Expand
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