Strategic assets and organizational rent

@article{Amit1993StrategicAA,
  title={Strategic assets and organizational rent},
  author={Raphael Amit and Paul J. H. Schoemaker},
  journal={Southern Medical Journal},
  year={1993},
  volume={14},
  pages={33-46}
}
We build on an emerging strategy literature that views the firm as a bundle of resources and capabilities, and examine conditions that contribute to the realization of sustainable economic rents. Because of (1) resource-market imperfections and (2) discretionary managerial decisions about resource development and deployment, we expect firms to differ (in and out of equilibrium) in the resources and capabilities they control. This asymmetry in turn can be a source of sustainable economic rent… Expand
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