The Dynamic Nature of Absorptive Capacity and Trust: How they Influence and Impact Upon One Another
Ratten, Vanessa (2004) The Dynamic Nature of Absorptive Capacity and Trust: How they Influence and Impact Upon One Another. In ANZIBA Conference: Dynamism and challenges in internationalisation, 5-6 November, Canberra.
Many firms particularly those in the technology sector rely on their absorptive capacity as being a key indicator of their success. Trust between firms and within firms plays a crucial role in facilitating absorptive capacity and vice versa. The aim of this working paper is to examine the importance of trust and absorptive capacity on each other. A learning and alliance perspective is taken in order to explain and understand trust and absorptive capacity.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||trust, absorptive capacity, alliances|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > International Business (150308)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2004 (please consult author)|
|Deposited On:||29 Apr 2005 00:00|
|Last Modified:||05 Jan 2011 13:24|
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