Gaining and sustaining competitive advantage / Jay B. Barney.
By: Barney, Jay BMaterial type: TextLanguage: English Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison Wesley Publishing, c1996Description: xxi, 570 p. : ill ; 25 cmISBN: 0201512858; 9780201512854Subject(s): Industrial management | Strategic planningDDC classification: 658.4 Online resources: WorldCat details
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Barney, Jay B.
Gaining and sustaining competitive advantage.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., c1997
Includes bibliographical references and index
Ch. 1. What Is Strategy? --
Ch. 2. What Is Performance? --
Ch. 3. Evaluating Environmental Threats --
Ch. 4. Evaluating Environmental Opportunities --
Ch. 5. Evaluating Firm Strengths and Weaknesses: Resources and Capabilities --
Ch. 6. Competitive Strategies: Cost Leadership --
Ch. 7. Competitive Strategies: Product Differentiation --
Ch. 8. Cooperative Strategies: Tacit Collusion --
Ch. 9. Cooperative Strategies: Strategic Alliances --
Ch. 10. Vertical Integration Strategies --
Ch. 11. Diversification Strategies --
Ch. 12. Organizing to Implement Diversification Strategies --
Ch. 13. Merger and Acquisition Strategies --
Ch. 14. Global Strategies.
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