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Document type:
Buchbeitrag 
Author(s):
Hutzschenreuter, Thomas; Günther, Fabian; Voll, Johannes 
Non-TUM Co-author(s):
ja 
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Title:
Growth Paths and Economic Success 
Pages contribution:
162-191 
Abstract:
This chapter examines the relationship between performance and continuity of the development of companies as well as the relationship between performance and signals leading to discontinuity. Using annual data of 387 companies over a ten-year period, we show that not growth but continuity of development has a positive influence on performance. Positive signals from good financial results can lead to inertia or hubris which can have a negative influence on performance. Whilst good financial resul...    »
 
Keywords:
Growth paths; Economic success 
Editor:
Wall, Stuart; Zimmermann, Carsten; Klingebiel, Ronald; Lange, Dieter 
Book title:
Strategic Reconfigurations 
Book subtitle:
Building Dynamic Capabilities in Rapid Innovation-based Industries 
Intellectual Contribution:
Discipline-based Research 
Publisher:
Edward Elgar 
Year:
2010 
Key publication:
Nein 
Peer reviewed:
nein 
International:
Ja 
Book review:
Nein 
Commissioned:
not commissioned 
Category:
research 
Interdisciplinarity:
Nein 
Mission statement:
Ethics and Sustainability:
Nein