The evolution of co-operation, pairings and networks

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In this paper we develop an approach that may be helpful in analysing a variety of issues related to the evolution of corporate activity. We analyse the firm as an integrated system concerned with the management and organisation of internal and external linkages between businesses, with the emergence of co-operative behaviour as an endogenous feature of growing systems.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)317-349
Number of pages33
JournalInternational Journal of the Economics of Business
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2007


  • diversification
  • merger
  • networks
  • pairing


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