Knowledge integration in project-based corporations: Complexity and the evolution of project epochs
2011 (English)In: Knowledge Integration and Innovation: Critical Challenges Facing International Technology-based Firms / [ed] Berggren, C., Bergek, A., M. Bengtsson, Hobday, L. & J. Söderlund, Oxford University Press, 2011, 170-201 p.Chapter in book (Refereed)
This chapter conceptualizes the organization of the firm as a function of its capability to solve complex problems through knowledge integration and argues that the project-based organizational form (P-form) is a specific configuration for such activities. The chapter describes the evolution and problem-solving capabilities of a P-form corporation, Asea/ABB, over a period of fifty years.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Oxford University Press, 2011. 170-201 p.
Research subject Business Studies
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-270739ISBN: 9780199693924OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-270739DiVA: diva2:890442