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Surviving Radical Technological Change through Dynamic Capability : Evidence from the Typesetter Industry

@inproceedings{Hall2005SurvivingRT,
  title={Surviving Radical Technological Change through Dynamic Capability : Evidence from the Typesetter Industry},
  author={Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall},
  year={2005}
}
Recent work in the field of management has focused on 'dynamic capability', the ability of a firm to develop new capabilities in response to shifts in its external environment, as a significant source of competitive advantage. "This paper enhances our understanding of dynamic technical capability. While most established firms have difficulty adapting when confronted with radical, competence-destroying technological change, Mergentbaler Linotype, a firm founded in 1886, has survived three such… 

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