Senthil Kumar Muthusamy

Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing

Associate Professor of Management

Eisenberg Building 105 A

Slippery Rock, PA 16057

United States

http://www.schooloffishstrategy@gmail.com

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  My current research interests include the following streams - the convergence of technologies and its impact on firm strategy and performance, governance and relational processes such as trust and power in global strategic alliances, corporate governance and organizational design for dynamic capabilities and innovation, and ontological and cognitive dimensions of strategic thinking and change.  ”

Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Applying the Toyota Production System to a Healthcare Organization: A Case Study on a Rural Community Healthcare Provider

Quality Management Journal, Vol. 14, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Kevin F. Collins and Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Indiana University Bloomington and Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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healthcare, patient safety, quality, Toyota Production System

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Self-Managing Work Teams: Enhancing Organizational Innovativeness

Organization Development Journal, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 53-66, 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2015
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy, Jane V. Wheeler and Bret L. Simmons
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing, Bowling Green State University - College of Business Administration and North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance
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Self-managed teams, innovative behaviors, cognition, commitment

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Minding the Cognition: Toward a Strategic Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage

Strategic Change, Vol. 17, pp. 145-153, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2014
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Organizational cognition, organizational learning, knowledge management, competitive advantage

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The Cross-Functional Coordination between Operations, Marketing, Purchasing and Engineering and the Impact on Performance

International Journal of Manufacturing Technology and Management, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 55-77, 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Jun 2008
Amelia Carr and Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Bowling Green State University and Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Self-managed teams, innovative behaviors, cognition, commitment

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Leveraging Cognition for Competitive Advantage: A Knowledge-Based Strategy Process

Journal of Information & Knowledge Management, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 259-272, 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2013
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy and Ramaraj Palanisamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing and St. Francis Xavier University - Department of Information Systems
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Knowledge Management, Strategy Formulation, Competitive Advantage, Cognitive Leverage

6.

Architecture of Innovation and Change: An Integrated Model

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2020
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Innovation Strategy, Organizational Culture, Cognition & Knowledge, and Structure

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Strategic Repositioning of the Service Supply Chain

Organization Development Journal, Vol. 30, No. 1, Spring 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2014
Amelia Carr, Senthil Kumar Muthusamy and Charles Owens
Bowling Green State University, Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing and State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook
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organizational change, case study, Blockbuster, strategic repositioning, supply chain management, networks and alliances

8.

Learning and Knowledge Transfer in Strategic Alliances: A Social Exchange View

Organization Studies, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 415-441, 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2014
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy and Margaret White
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing and Oklahoma State University - Tulsa
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Strategic alliances, interfirm learning, social exchange theory, trust, emprical studies

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Toward a Strategic Role for Employees in Corporate Governance

Strategic Change Journal, Vol. 20 (3-4): 127-138.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy, Pawel A. Bobinski and David Jawahar
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing, Independent and Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM)
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Codetermination, Agency theory, Agency cost, Corporate governance, Intellectual capital, Human capital, Performance

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Market Efficiency or Lack Thereof: A Critique and Rethinking on Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy and Ramadevi Kannan
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing and Owens Community College
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stock market, corporate governance, trust, efficiency, regional stock exchanges

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Does Power Sharing Matter? The Role of Power and Influence in Alliance Performance

Journal of Business Research, Vol. 59, No. 7, pp. 811-819, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2014
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy and Margaret White
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing and Oklahoma State University - Tulsa
Downloads 193 (218,809)
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Alliance, social exchange, power, performance

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Role of Context and Contest in the Structuring of Alliance Governance

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 06 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2014
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Alliance, power, international, governance structure, equity/non-equity

13.

Shoaling (School of Fish) as Competitive Strategy

Strat. Change 24: 499–507 (2015)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2015
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Shoaling (School of Fish), Competitive Strategy, disaggregation, dispersion, scale reduction, scale economy, knowledge economy, transaction cost, bureaucratic cost, manufacturing technologies

14.

Power of Positive Words

Journal of Organizational Change Management, Vol. 32 No. 1, pp. 103-122. https://doi.org/10.1108/JOCM-05-2018-0140
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2020
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Positive Words, Cognition, creativity, innovation, Organizational Change

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When ‘Trust’ Becomes More or Less Salient for Alliance Performance?

Muthusamy, S. K., & Dass, P. (2021). When “trust” becomes more or less salient for alliance performance? Contextual effects of mutual influence, international scope, and coopetition. Journal of General Management, 46(2), 144–155. https://doi.org/10.1177/0306307020942461
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2021
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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alliance performance and stability, social exchange theory, trust and relative power

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Leveraging Knowledge in Buyer-Supplier Alliances: A Theoretical Integration

Int. J. Management and Decision Making, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Mar 2011
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy, Daesik Hur and Ramaraj Palanisamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing, Yonsei University School of Business and St. Francis Xavier University - Department of Information Systems
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buyer-supplier alliances, learning, knowledge transfer, social exchanges

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An Empirical Examination of the Role of Social Exchanges in Alliance Performance

Journal of Managerial Issues, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 53-75, Spring 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2013
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy, Margaret White and Amelia Carr
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing, Oklahoma State University - Tulsa and Bowling Green State University
Downloads 78 (422,306)
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Alliance performance, stability, social exchanges, power sharing, trust

18.

Theory and Practice of Smarter Enterprise (Shoaling or School of Fish)

Competitiveness Review, Vol. 24, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2021
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy and Parshotam Dass
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing and University of Manitoba - Asper School of Business
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Knowledge economy, Transaction cost, Bureaucratic cost, Disaggregation/dispersion, Network firm, Shoaling strategy

19.

Confounding Effects of Market Inefficiency: A Crisis in the Financial Markets and National Economy

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Feb 2022
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Investment Short-Termism; Market Inefficiency; Agency Theory; Corporate Governance; Market Volatility; Investment Risk; Firm Performance;

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Reforming Stock Markets & Firm Governance and Argument for Mini Regional Stock Exchanges (Toward Disaggregation of Economy)

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Market efficiency, Reforming Stock market, Mini Stock exchanges, Dividends vs stock splits

21.

Designing a Dis-Entropic Organization

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Disentropy, innovation, compexity, kaleidoscopic organization

22.

Trustworthiness: a dialectical perspective

Senthil Kumar, Trustworthiness: a dialectical perspective, Trusts & Trustees, Volume 26, Issue 8-9, November 2020, Pages 783–789, https://doi.org/10.1093/tandt/ttaa086
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2022
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Trustworthiness; Societal Trust; Organizational Trust; Trust; Dialectical Perspective;

23.

Strategic Process Models for Sustainability

Nepalese Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 2-3, July 2014
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 May 2017
Parshotam Dass and Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
University of Manitoba and Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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strategic process models, sustainability, guided evolution, learning, competencies, institutional, structuration, complexity, critical, postmodern

24.

Does Profitability Really Matter? Marginality, Volatility & $ Trillion Question

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Mar 2020
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Profitability, Firm Performance, Volatility

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What If Larger Public Firms are Sliced into Smaller Ones

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing
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Dispersion, Disaggregation, Scale, Scope of the firm

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Argument for Mini Regional Stock Exchanges: Toward Disaggregation of Economy

Posted: 08 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2022
Senthil Kumar Muthusamy
Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing

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Mini-stock exchange, regional exchange, listing of local, regional and small firms, information asymmetry, risk, returns, distribution of gains

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Toyota Production System for Healthcare Organisations: Prospects and Implementation Challenges

Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, 2015
Posted: 25 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Kevin F. Collins, Senthil Kumar Muthusamy and Amelia Carr
Indiana University Bloomington, Slippery Rock University - Department of Management and Marketing and Bowling Green State University

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healthcare; patient safety; Toyota production system; total quality management; knowledge management