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Learning from failure
This paper addresses the topic of failures in computer-based systems. It does so in three stages: first it describes failure cases in a single domain, that of computer-based ambulance despatch systems; then it discusses ...
The Legal Nature of the Firm and the Myth of the Firm-Market Hybrid
Many past economists drew a sharp conceptual distinction between the firm and the market. For example, Smith and Marshall recognised the legal nature and structure of the firm, and saw it as having important economic ...
Uncertainty under MRP-planned manufacture: review and categorization
Extensive research can be found in coping with uncertainty under Material Requirements Planning (MRP)-planned manufacture, but the under-performance of many manufacturing enterprises is still reported. To examine the ...
The Strategies of a foreign bank in an emerging market-A case study of Park Bank in Turkey
This paper attempts to explore the strategies of a foreign bank in an emerging market-namely Park Bank in Turkey. Reviewing the existing literature on foreign entry to emerging markets, this paper focuses on the three main ...
Life Cycle Design and Management
(APM Press, 2002)
Managerial relevance in academic research : an exploratory study
Concern has been expressed by business and marketing scholars that academic research in these fields should be made more relevant to managers. In this paper the focus in on the views of marketing managers concerning the ...
Software development for dynamic systems
The dynamic nature of knowledge and software evolution and usage present a pervasive challenge to system developers. Discrete attempts to create such systems often lead to a mismatch between system, expectation and a ...