Jörg Sydow

Freie Universität Berlin

Professor of Management

School of Business & Economics

Boltzmannstrasse 20

D-14195 Berlin

Germany

http://www.fu-berlin.de/wiwiss

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1.

How Inter-Organizational Networks Can Become Path-Dependent: Bargaining in the Photonics Industry

Schmalenbach Business Review, Vol. 66, 2014
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2013
Markus Burger and Jörg Sydow
Free University of Berlin (FUB) and Freie Universität Berlin
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inter-organizational networks, path dependence, photonics industry, practice theory, empirical, qualitative

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Path Constitution Analysis: A Methodology for Understanding Path Dependence and Path Creation

BuR Business Research Journal, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp.155-176, November 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Dec 2012
Freie Universität Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin), Free University of Berlin and University of Surrey - Surrey Business School
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multilevel approach, path constitution analysis, path creation, path dependence, process data, qualitative methodology

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A Silent Cry for Leadership: Organizing for Leading (in) Clusters

Leadership Quarterly, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 328-343, 2011
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Freie Universität Berlin, University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Department of Economics, University of Strathclyde - Strathclyde Business School and University of Strathclyde - Strathclyde Business School
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Shared and Distributed Leadership, Critical Perspectives on Leadership, Agency, Strategic Leadership

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Organizing for Fluidity? Dilemmas of New Organizational Forms

Organization Science, Vol. 21, pp. 1251-1262, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Jörg Sydow and Georg Schreyoegg
Freie Universität Berlin and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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fluidity, boundary, identity, flexibility, paradox, path dependence, ambidexterity

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Umgang mit Unsicherheit in globalen Produktionsnetzwerken und Zulieferketten (Dealing with Uncertainty in Global Production and Supply Networks)

Arbeitspapier 258 der Hans Böckler Stiftung
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Dec 2012
Gordon Müller-Seitz and Jörg Sydow
Free University of Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin
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risk, uncertainty, global production networks, global value chains, disruptive events

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How History Matters in Organizations: The Case of Path Dependence

Management & Organizational History, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 81-100, 2011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Freie Universität Berlin, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Business history, case study, complementarity, media industry, organization theory, path dependence, process theory

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Platforming for Path-Breaking? The Case of Regional Electromobility Initiatives in Germany

Knowledge and Space, Vol. 11, Johannes Glückler, ed, Springer, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2014
Jörg Sydow and Friedemann Koll
Freie Universität Berlin and Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Department of Business and Economics
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Automobile industry, field configuring events, knowledge, network, path dependence, platforming, regional cluster

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Globalising Labour Relations: On Track with Framework Agreements?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Jul 2013
Free University of Berlin (FUB), Freie Universität Berlin, University of Innsbruck, Independent, Independent, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Middlebury College, Bilkent University - Faculty of Business Administration and Colorado State University, Fort Collins
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global production networks, global framework agreement, global union, labor standards, transnational corporation

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Trust Trap? Self-Reinforcing Processes in the Constitution of Inter-Organizational Trust

Sasaki, M. (Ed., 2018) Trust in Contemporary Society. Leiden: Brill.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2018
Guido Möllering and Jörg Sydow
Witten/Herdecke University and Freie Universität Berlin
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trust, network, organization, management, path dependence

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Terminating Institutionalized Termination – Why Sematech Became More than a Temporary System

ADVANCES IN STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT: PROJECT-BASED ORGANIZING AND STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT, Vol. 28, Gino Cattani, Simone Ferriani, Lars Frederiksen, Florian Täube, eds., London Press, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Aug 2011
Gordon Müller-Seitz and Jörg Sydow
Free University of Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin
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temporary dimension, project, institutionalized termination, organizational metamorphosis, path dependence

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Developing Photonics Clusters - Commonalilties, Contrasts and Contradictions

AIM Research White Paper Series
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Mar 2009
Jörg Sydow and Frank Lerch
Freie Universität Berlin and University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Department of Economics
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cluster, network, optics, photonics, innovation

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Temporary Organizing – The End of Organizations as We Know Them?

Rutgers Business Review, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
Jörg Sydow
Freie Universität Berlin
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organization structure, temporary organizations

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Organizing Networks for Path Creation and Extension in Semiconductor Manufacturing Technologies

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 May 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Freie Universität Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin), Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin) and Witten/Herdecke University
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agency, innovation, path dependency, path creation, inter-organizational networks, organizational field, structuration theory, technology development

14.

Towards a Spatial Turn in Organization Science? – A Long Wait

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 May 2010 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2011
Jörg Sydow
Freie Universität Berlin
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network, research, region, organization science, space

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Network Citizenship Behavior: Toward a Behavioral Perspective on Multi-Organizational Networks

Forthcoming in: Das, T.K. (Ed.): Culture and Behavioral Strategy. Research in Behavioral Strategy Series, ed. by T.K. Das. Charlotte, NC: IAP, 2017
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Feb 2018
Keith Provan, Jörg Sydow and Nathan Podsakoff
University of Arizona - School of Public Administration and Policy, Freie Universität Berlin and University of Arizona
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whole networks, organizational citizenship behavior, network governance, structural holes, goal congruity, organizational culture, network position

16.

Project Networks: Choice of Governance and Paradoxical Tensions

Project Management Journal, October/November 2016
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 29 Sep 2016
Robert J. DeFillippi and Jörg Sydow
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Freie Universität Berlin
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project; organization; management; network

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Network Ethnography: A Mixed-Method Approach for the Study of Practices in Interorganizational Settings

Forthcoming, Organizational Research Methods, Vol. 19 (2016)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Apr 2016
Free University of Berlin (FUB), Free University of Berlin (FUB) and Freie Universität Berlin
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Mixed methods, network ethnography, interorganizational network, practice turn

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Practicing Uncertainty in R&D Networks – Explorative Evidence from a Semiconductor Industry Network

Academy of Management Meeting, San Antonio, Best Paper Proceedings
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Aug 2011
Gordon Müller-Seitz and Jörg Sydow
Free University of Berlin and Freie Universität Berlin
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practice, stretching, interorganizational network, uncertainty, semiconductor industry, CMOS

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Path-Creating Networks in the Field of Next Generation Lithography: Outline of a Research Project

Technology Studies Working Papers TUTS-WP-2-2004
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 May 2010
Freie Universität Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin) and Witten/Herdecke University
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Network, Technological Path, Creation, Lithography, Innovation

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Employment Relations in Global Production Networks: Initiating Transfer of Practices Via Union Involvement

Human Relations, Vol. 63, No. 4, pp. 599-624, 2010
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Jörg Sydow, Markus Helfen and Michael Fichter
Freie Universität Berlin, University of Innsbruck and Free University of Berlin (FUB)
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international human resource management, international labour relations, inter-organizational networks, trade unions, relational control, organizational stickiness

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Interorganizational Routines: Imprinting and Coordinating R&D Practices in International Alliances

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Dec 2014
Anja Mante and Jörg Sydow
Free University of Berlin (FUB) and Freie Universität Berlin
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imprinting, path dependence, routine, practice, organization, strategic alliance, international joint venture

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Binding Customers to Project Networks – The Case of Content Production for Television

Proceedings of the 7th Research Conference on Relationship Marketing and Customer Relationship Management.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 May 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Jörg Sydow and Stephan Manning
Freie Universität Berlin and University of Massachusetts Boston
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Network, Television, Customer, Relationship, Marketing

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Reviewing the Evaluation Perspective: On Criteria, Occasions, Procedures, and Practices

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 May 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2011
Jörg Sydow and H. Brinton Milward
Freie Universität Berlin and University of Arizona - School of Public Administration and Policy
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network, evaluation, selection, regulation, allocation

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Dancing in Chains: Creative Practices in/of Organizations

Forthcoming in Organization Studies 39
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Feb 2018
Günther Ortmann and Jörg Sydow
Universität der Bundeswehr Hamburg and Freie Universität Berlin
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Creativity, Innovation, Social Theory, Philosophy, Organizational Processes and Practices

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Barriers to Process Learning: Authority and Anomie in Regional Clusters

Management Learning, 41:4 453-471, 2010, Humanistic Management Network, Research Paper Series No. 2459139
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
University of St Andrews, University of Strathclyde - Strathclyde Business School, Freie Universität Berlin and Independent
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learning, knowledge, anomie, authority

26.

Temporary Organizing: Promises, Processes, Problems

Organization Studies, 37(12), 1703-1719 (2016), Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 18-40
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 May 2018
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Iowa State University - Management Department and Freie Universität Berlin
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Managing Coopetition in Supplier Networks – A Paradox Perspective

Journal of Supply Chain Management 54 (2018)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Miriam Wilhelm and Jörg Sydow
University of Groningen and Freie Universität Berlin
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Supplier Management, Partnering (Alliances), General Management Issues, Case Study

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Projects as Temporary Organizations: An Agenda for Further Theorizing the Interorganizational Dimension

Forthcoming in International Journal of Project Management 36
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Feb 2018
Jörg Sydow and Timo Braun
Freie Universität Berlin and Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Institute for Management
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project, temporary organizing, interorganizational relations, management

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How Can Employment Relations in Global Value Networks Be Managed Towards Social Responsibility?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Mar 2018
Markus Helfen, Elke Schüßler and Jörg Sydow
University of Innsbruck, Johannes Kepler University Linz and Freie Universität Berlin
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employment relations, labour standards, global value networks, corporate social

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When Many Davids Collaborate with One Goliath: How Inter-Organizational Networks (Fail to) Manage Size Differentials

British Journal of Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Jun 2018
Johann Fortwengel and Jörg Sydow
King’s College London – King’s Business School and Freie Universität Berlin
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Organizational Size, Inter-Organizational Networks and Multi-Partner Alliances, Coordination, Network Dynamics, Failure

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Creativity in/of Organizations for Managing Things to Come – Lessons to Be Learnt from Philosophy

Krämer, H. & Wenzel, M. (Eds.): Organizing (for) the Future. How Organizations Manage Things to Come. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Mar 2018
Günther Ortmann and Jörg Sydow
Universität der Bundeswehr Hamburg and Freie Universität Berlin
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Open Innovation at the Interorganizational Network Level: Stretching Practices to Face Technological Discontinuities in the Semiconductor Industry

Technological Forcasting and Social Change, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jun 2018
Jörg Sydow and Gordon Müller-Seitz
Freie Universität Berlin and Free University of Berlin
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Technological Discontinuities, Open Innovation; Stretching Practices, Interorganizational Networks, Roadmapping, Structuration Theory, Semiconductor Industry

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Service Delivery Networks and Employment Relations at German Airports: Jeopardizing Industrial Peace on the Ground?

British Journal of Industrial Relations, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Oct 2018
Markus Helfen, Jörg Sydow and Carsten Wirth
University of Innsbruck, Freie Universität Berlin and University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt
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airports, ground handling, labour-management collaboration, networks, employment relations, privatization, restructuring, service delivery, working conditions, labour disputes, conflict management, marketization

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Another Post‐Heroic View on Entrepreneurship: The Role of Employees in Networking the Start‐Up Process

British Journal of Management, Vol. 29, Issue 4, pp. 652-669, 2018
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Oct 2018
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Institute for Management, Free University of Berlin (FUB), Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Institute for Management and Freie Universität Berlin
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Some Characteristics of High‐Reliability Networks

Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, Vol. 23, Issue 1, pp. 24-28, 2015
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Feb 2015
Free University of Berlin (FUB), Free University of Berlin (FUB) and Freie Universität Berlin
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Patterns of Project-Based Organizing in New Venture Creation: Projectification of an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, Vol. 11, Forthcoming
Posted: 14 Dec 2017
Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Institute for Management, Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Institute for Management, Free University of Berlin (FUB) - Institute for Management and Freie Universität Berlin

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New Venture Creation, Temporary Organizations, Project-Based Organizing, Institutionalization, Ecosystems, Projectification

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Projects, Paths, and Practices: Sustaining and Leveraging Project-Based Relationships

Industrial and Corporate Change, 20 (5), 1369-1402, 2011
Posted: 24 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Stephan Manning and Jörg Sydow
University of Massachusetts Boston and Freie Universität Berlin

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Project network, Project entrepreneur, Path dependence, Project capabilities, Project-based organizing, Repeated collaboration, Project portfolio, Team Recruiting

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Transforming Creative Potential in Project Networks: How TV Movies are Produced Under Network-Based Control

Critical Sociology, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 19-42, 2007
Posted: 16 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Stephan Manning and Jörg Sydow
University of Massachusetts Boston and Freie Universität Berlin

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Creative work, project organizing, network organizing, project network, TV movie production, labor transformation, structuration theory