The Story of Mergers and Acquisitions : Using Narrative Theory to Understand the Uncertainty of Organizational Change

@inproceedings{Roundy2012TheSO,
  title={The Story of Mergers and Acquisitions : Using Narrative Theory to Understand the Uncertainty of Organizational Change},
  author={Philip T. Roundy},
  year={2012}
}
  • Philip T. Roundy
  • Published 2012
This paper examines the influence of communication form on employee uncertainty during mergers and acquisitions (M&As). Specifically, the author uses narrative theory to analyze how narrative organizational communication affects the three components of uncertainty – decreased predictive, explanatory, and descriptive ability. It is hypothesized that… CONTINUE READING