Geoffrey Wood

University of Sheffield - School of Management

9 Mappin Street

Sheffield, S1 4DT

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

Varieties of Capitalism and Investments in Human Capital

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 188/2007 (revised)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2012
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Henley Management College - Human Resource Management, University of Sheffield - School of Management and Griffith University
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Citation 4

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capitalist systems, corporate governance systems, employment practices

Varieties of Capitalism and Investments in Human Capital

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 51, pp. 501-527, 2012
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Apr 2012
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Henley Management College - Human Resource Management, University of Sheffield - School of Management and Griffith University
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The Effects of the National Setting on Employment Practice: The Case of Downsizing

International Business Review, Forthcoming, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 136/2006 (revised 2013)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 22 May 2013
Marc Goergen, Chris Brewster and Geoffrey Wood
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Henley Management College - Human Resource Management and University of Sheffield - School of Management
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Citation 1

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capitalist systems, corporate governance systems, employment practices, mergers and acquisitions

Private Equity Takeovers and Employment in the UK: Some Empirical Evidence

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 310/2011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Aug 2011
Marc Goergen, Noel O'Sullivan and Geoffrey Wood
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Loughborough University - School of Business and Economics and University of Sheffield - School of Management
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Citation 3

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Private equity, acquisitions, employee relations

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Trust, Owner Rights, Employees and Firm Performance

ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 336/2012
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Jul 2012
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, American University of Beirut - Olayan School of Business, Henley Management College - Human Resource Management and University of Sheffield - School of Management
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Corporate governance, trust, investor protection, employment protection legislation, institutions and economic growth

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Private Equity: A Review and Synthesis

International Journal of Management Reviews, Vol. 11, Issue 4, pp. 361-380, December 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Oct 2009
Geoffrey Wood and Mike Wright
University of Sheffield - School of Management and Nottingham University Business School
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Citation 63

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Age Discrimination and Working Life: Perspectives and Contestations a Review of the Contemporary Literature

International Journal of Management Reviews, Vol. 10, Issue 4, pp. 425-442, December 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Nov 2008
Geoffrey Wood, Adrian J. Wilkinson and Mark Harcourt
University of Sheffield - School of Management, Griffith University and University of Waikato
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Similarity, Isomorphism or Duality? Recent Survey Evidence on the Human Resource Management Policies of Multinational Corporations

British Journal of Management, Vol. 19, Issue 4, pp. 320-342, December 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Nov 2008
Chris Brewster, Geoffrey Wood and Michael Brookes
Henley Management College - Human Resource Management, University of Sheffield - School of Management and Middlesex University
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Is Social Movement Unionism Still Relevant? The Case of the South African Federation COSATU

Industrial Relations Journal, Vol. 43, Issue 6, pp. 494-510, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Pauline Dibben, Geoffrey Wood and Kamel Mellahi
University of Sheffield, University of Sheffield - School of Management and The University of Sheffield
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Institutions and Employment Relations: The State of the Art

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 51, pp. 373-388, 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Apr 2012
Adrian J. Wilkinson and Geoffrey Wood
Griffith University and University of Sheffield - School of Management
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Trade Unions and Democracy in South Africa: Union Organizational Challenges and Solidarities in a Time of Transformation

British Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol. 46, Issue 3, pp. 439-468, September 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Aug 2008
Sakhela Buhlungu, Mick Brookes and Geoffrey Wood
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Sheffield - School of Management
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'Pulled Apart, Pushed Together': Diversity and Unity within the Congress of South African Trade Unions

Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations, Vol. 59, No. 4, 2004
Posted: 17 Aug 2010
Middlesex University, University of the Witwatersrand, University of Sheffield - School of Management, Middlesex University Business School and Middlesex University - Business School

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International Homogenization or the Persistence of National Practices? The Remaking of Industrial Relations in Mozambique

Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations, Vol. 61, No. 2, 2006
Posted: 11 Jun 2010
Edward Webster, Geoffrey Wood and Michael Brookes
University of the Witwatersrand, University of Sheffield - School of Management and Middlesex University

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The Challenges Facing the South African Labour Movement: Mobilization of Constituencies in a Changing Context

Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations, Vol. 63, No. 4, 2008
Posted: 28 Apr 2010
Geoffrey Wood and Pauline Dibben
University of Sheffield - School of Management and University of Sheffield

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Corporate Governance Regimes and Employment Relations in Europe

Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations, Vol. 64, No. 4, 2009
Posted: 14 Apr 2010
Marc Goergen, Chris Brewster and Geoffrey Wood
Cardiff University - Cardiff Business School, Henley Management College - Human Resource Management and University of Sheffield - School of Management

Abstract:

corporate governance, comparative industrial relations, trade union strength, neo-institutionalism, varieties of capitalism, regulation theory

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The Institutional Basis of Economic Failure: Anatomy of the Segmented Business System

Socio-Economic Review, Vol. 4, Issue 2, pp. 239-277, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Geoffrey Wood and Jedrzej George Frynas
University of Sheffield - School of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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