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The case for formal theory.

Polos, L. and Adner, R. and Ryall, M. and Sorenson, O. (2009) 'The case for formal theory.', Academy of management review., 34 (2). pp. 201-208.


The article introduces this issue of "Academy of Management Review" which focuses on topics such as the performance differentials between diversified companies and new business enterprises, the prediction of business mortality that is based on the industry conditions at the time of the company's founding, and the free-rider problem.

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