Making the next move : how experiential and vicarious learning shape the locations of Chains' acquisitions
Baum, Joel A.C.
Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University
We examine acquisitions by multiunit chain organizations to determine why they acquire a particular target rather than others that are available to them and thus better understand chain growth.
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Nursing homes--Ontario , Acquisitions and mergers , Organizational learning , Acquisitions and mergers--Research , Chain growth
Baum, Joel A.C., X. Stan Li and John M. Usher, “Making the Next Move: How Experiential and Vicarious Learning Shape the Locations of Chains’ Acquisitions,” Administrative Science Quarterly. Vol. 45, No. 4, Dec. 2000.