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Knowledge Base

Management Reference Library

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Acquisition

Haspeslagh, P. and Jemison, D. (1991). Managing acquisition: creating value through corporate renewal, Free Press

Agency Theory and Transactions Costs

Band, D. 1992, 'Corporate Governance: Why Agency Theory Is Not Enough,' in European Management Journal, December, vol. 10 no. 4, pp. 453-459.

Davidson, S. 1997, Agency theory - History and Principles, unpublished incidental paper.

Fama, E. 1980, 'Agency Problems and the Theory of the Firm', in Journal of Political Economy, Vol 88, pp. 299-307.

Ghoshal, S. and Moran, P., (1996). 'Bad for Practice: A Critique of the Transaction Cost Theory', Academy of Management Review, Vol 21, pp13-47

Ghoshal, S. and Moran, P., (1996). 'Theories of Economic Organisation: The Case for Realism and Balance', Academy of Management Review, Vol 21, pp 58-72

Jensen, M.C. and Meckling, W.H. 1976, 'Theory of the Firm: Managerial Behaviour, Agency Costs and Ownership Structure', in Journal of Financial Economics, p. 308.

Williamson, O. E. 1975, Markets and Hierarchies: Analysis and Antitrust Implications, Free Press, New York.

Williamson, O. E. 1991, 'Strategising, Economising, and Economic Organisation', in Strategic Management Journal, Vol 12, pp. 75-94.

Wright, and Ferris, S. 'Agency Conflict and Corporate Strategy: The Effect of Divestment on Corporate Value', in Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 18, pp. 77-83.

Alliances

Hagedoorn, J. (1993). "Understanding the rationale of strategic technology partnering: interorganisational modes of co-operation and sectoral differences', Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 14, pp 371-85

Lorange, P. and Roos, J. (1991). 'Why some strategic alliances succeed and others fail', Journal of Business Strategy 12 (1) 25-31

Smith Ring, P. and Van de Ven, A. H. (1992). 'Structuring co-operative relationships between organisations', Strategic Management Journal, Vol 13 pp 483-98

Balanced Scorecard

Kaplan, R. S. and Norton, D. 1996, 'Using the Balanced Scorecard as a Strategic Management System', in Harvard Business Review, January-February, pp. 75-85.

Kaplan, R. S. and Norton, D. 1996, 'The Balanced Scorecard', Harvard Business School Press.

Best Practice

O'Dell, Carla and C. Jackson Grayson (1998), 'If Only We Knew What We Know: Identification and transfer of internal Best Practices', California Management Review, 40, 3, Spring, 154-74

Pilkington, Alan (1998), 'Manufacturing Strategy Regained: Evidence for the Demise of Best Practice,' California Management Review, 41, 1, Fall, 31-42.

Vedder, J. N. (1992). 'How much can we learn from success', Academy of Management Executive, Vol. 6, No 1, 56-66

Bias in Surveys, Research

Birnbaum, Z. W. and Mirken, M. G. (1950). 'Bias due to non-availability in Sampling Surveys', Journal of American Statistics Association, 98-111

Clausen and Ford (1947). 'Controlling bias in mail questionnaires', Journal of American Statistics Association, 42, 497-511

Deming, W. E. (1953). 'On a probability mechanism to attain an economic balance between the resultant error of response and the bias of nonresponse', Journal of American Statistics Association, 48, 743-772

Durbin, J. (1959). 'A note on the application of Quenouille's method of bias reduction to the estimation of ratios', Biometrika, 46, 477-480

Hansen, M. H. and Ross, A. (1954). 'Unbiased ratio estimates', Nature, 174, 270-1

Politz, A. and Simmons, W. (1949). 'An attempt to get the 'Not-at-homes' into the sample without callbacks', Journal of American Statistics Association, 44, 9-31

Politz, A. and Simmons, W. (1949). 'A note on 'An attempt to get the 'Not-at-homes' into the sample without callbacks'', Journal of American Statistics Association, 45, 136-7

Quenouille, M. H. (1956). 'Notes on bias in estimation', Biometrika, 43, 353-360

Rao, J. N. K. (1965). 'A note on estimation of ratios by Quenouille's method', Biometrika, 52, 647-9

Board, Boardroom Control and Directors

Boyd, B. 1994, 'Board Control and CEO Compensation', in Strategic Management Journal, Vol 15, pp. 335-344.

Donaldson, G. (1995). 'A New Tool for Boards: The Strategic Audit', Harvard Business Review, July-August, 99-107

Francis, I. 1997, Future Direction: The Power of the Competitive Board, FT Pitman, Melbourne.

Gartside, T. 1998, 'Rust on The Boardroom Floor', in Management Today, March 1998.

James, D. 1994, 'The Chaps in the Boardroom: Masters or Servants', in Business Review Weekly, September 19.

Linden, D. W., and Lenzner, R. 1995, 'Teaching directors to think like shareholders', in Business Review Weekly, July 17.

Millstein, I. 1995, 'The Professional Board', paper presented at Corporate Governance 1995 Conference, Melbourne.

Millstein, I. 1995b, 'Corporate Governance in the United States', paper presented at Corporate Governance 1995 Conference, Melbourne.

Nicholls, L. B. 1996, 'The Role of the Board in Strategy Setting', paper delivered at Australian Institute of Company Directors, National Conference, 13 June.

Pearce, J. and Zahra, S. (1991). 'The Relative Power of CEOs and Board of Directors: Associations with Corporate Performance', Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 12, 135-153

Perlmuth, L. 1996, 'Easy to swallow poison pills', in The Institutional Investor, June 01, Vol. 30, No. 6, pp. 35-36.

Rechner, P. and Dalton, D. (1991). 'CEO Duality and Organisational Performance: A Longitudinal Analysis', Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 12, 155-160

Rediker, K. J. and Seth, A. 1995, 'Boards of Directors and Substitution Effects of Alternative Governance Mechanisms', in Strategic Management Journal, Vol 16, pp. 85-99.

Salmon, W. J. 1993, 'Crisis Prevention: How to Gear Up Your Board', in Harvard Business Review, January-February, pp. 68-75.

Salz-Trautman, and Dwyer, 1995, 'He loves watching German executives squirm', in Business Week, September 18.

Shapiro, E.C. 1995, Fad Surfing in the Boardroom, Harper Business, Sydney.

Stewart, T. A. (1993). 'The King is Dead', Fortune, January 11, 20-25

Stubbington, G. 1995, 'The Competitive Board: An AICD Perspective', paper presented at Corporate Governance 1995 Conference, Melbourne.

Turnbull, S. (1995). 'Corporate Governance: What is world's best practice?', Australian Company Secretary, December, 485-491

Zajac, E. J. 1990, 'CEO Selection, Succession, Compensation and Firm Performance: A Theoretical Integration and Empirical Analysis', in Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 11, pp. . 217-230.

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