• Engineering
  • Published 2012

The effect of sourcing balance on innovation performance and strategic flexibility

@inproceedings{Zaadnoordijk2012TheEO,
  title={The effect of sourcing balance on innovation performance and strategic flexibility},
  author={M. Zaadnoordijk},
  year={2012}
}
This study investigates how the process of renewing firm’s competences and its inherent sourcing balance affects innovation performance and strategic flexibility. Contemporary literature on external- and internal exploration assume that these sources of exploration are complementary. However, recent advances in the field of innovation literature question this assumption. Through a study of 56 firms located in the Netherlands, this study examines the effect sourcing balance of exploration… CONTINUE READING

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