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Toward a new social contract theory in strategic management

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StatementJoe Mahoney; Anne Sigismund Huff
SeriesBEBR faculty working paper -- no. 92-0130, BEBR faculty working paper -- no. 92-0130.
ContributionsHuff, Anne Sigismund, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Bureau of Economic and Business Research
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This article suggests that strategy research (and other management disciplines as well) should move beyond a neo-Hobbesian approach to contracting toward a new social contract approach.

Work from an agency theory perspective in particular has generated utilitarian insights, but its description of agent behavior is too limited and its assumptions are not a useful guide to productive alliances among Cited by: TOWARDANEWSOCIALCONTRACTTHEORYINSTRATEGICMANAGEMENT JOEMAHONEY AssistantProfessorofBusinessAdministration UniversityofIllinois--Urbana.

Toward a new social contract theory in strategic management / Author(s): Mahoney, Joe; Huff, Anne Sigismund: Contributor(s): University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Bureau of Economic and Business Research: Subject(s): Social contract theory. Issue Date: May Publisher: Champaign: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Series/Report:Author: Joe Mahoney, Anne Sigismund Huff. Toward a new social contract theory in strategic.

Toward a new social contract theory in strategic management / By Joe Mahoney and Anne Sigismund Huff. Get PDF (2 MB) Abstract. Bibliography: p. [] Topics: Social contract theory.

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Toward a New Social Contract Theory in Organization Science Joseph T. Mahoney, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Anne S. Huff, University of Colorado, James O. Huff, University of Colorado. The article suggests that strategy research should move beyond a neo-Hobbesian approach to contracting toward a new social contract approach.

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Recent critiques of social science have emphasized their ties to the concerns of academic disciplines usually labelled as humanities. Building on this literature, this paper argues that organizational studies must be reconfigured as science and humanities.

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