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Danik Lidia (Warsaw School of Economics, Poland), Kowalik Izabela (Warsaw School of Economics, Poland)
Tytuł
Network knowledge gathering of international new ventures, approaches, and preconditions
Źródło
International Journal of Management and Economics, 2020, vol. 56, nr 3, s. 255-274, tab., bibliogr. 92 poz.
Zeszyty Naukowe / Szkoła Główna Handlowa. Kolegium Gospodarki Światowej
Słowa kluczowe
Wiedza w organizacji, Uczenie się, Internacjonalizacja
Knowledge in organization, Studying, Internationalization
Uwagi
Klasyfikacja JEL : D83, F23
summ.
Kraj/Region
Europa Środkowo-Wschodnia
Central and Eastern Europe
Abstrakt
This paper contributes to the growing stream of research on knowledge gathering in the internationalization process of international new ventures (INVs), as well as their networking activities. It identifies two dimensions describing the network knowledge-gathering approaches: 1) relationship approach (well-wishing or opportunistic) and 2) intentionality (intentional or unintentional search for knowledge), which enable the classification of the INV activities. The findings are based on a qualitative study conducted on four Polish INVs from the manufacturing industry. They show that internationalizing companies may behave opportunistically in their knowledge-gathering behavior, while, at the same time, some of their knowledge is also gathered unintentionally. The preconditions of knowledge-gathering behaviors suggested in the study include, among others, the managers' experience, power division in the networks, and the duration of a relationship with a partner.(original abstract)
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URI / DOI
https://doi.org/10.2478/ijme-2020-0014
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