Thorbjorn Knudsen

University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)

Professor

Faculty of Social Sciences

Campusvej 55

DK-5230 Odense

Denmark

http://www.sdu.dk/sod

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Organization Design: The Epistemic Interdependence Perspective

Academy of Management Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2011
Phanish Puranam, Marlo Raveendran and Thorbjorn Knudsen
INSEAD, University of California, Riverside and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
Downloads 586 (44,356)
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Organization Design, Epistemic Interdependence, Information Processing, Coordination

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Organizational Routines in Evolutionary Theory

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Jul 2007
Thorbjorn Knudsen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
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Habit, Routines, Evolution, Selection Processes, Economic Change, Cultural Change, Replication

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Capitalist Entrepreneurship: Making Profit Through the Unmaking of Economic Orders

Capitalism and Society, Vol. 4, Issue 2, Article 3, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Thorbjorn Knudsen and Richard Swedberg
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and Cornell University - Department of Sociology
Downloads 273 (109,492)
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Benefiting from Innovation: Value Creation, Value Appropriation and the Role of Industry Architectures

Advanced Institute of Management Research Paper No. 040
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 01 Dec 2008
Michael G. Jacobides, Thorbjorn Knudsen and M. Augier
London Business School, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and Stanford University
Downloads 237 (126,566)
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Organization Design and Firm Heterogeneity: Towards an Integrated Research Agenda for Strategy

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 May 2018
Department of Economics, Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management)
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Coordinated Exploration: Organizing Search by Multiple Specialists to Overcome Mutual Confusion and Joint Myopia

Forthcoming in Administrative Science Quarterly
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 31 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2014
Thorbjorn Knudsen and Kannan Srikanth
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and Singapore Management University - Management Department
Downloads 170 (172,596)

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joint search, organization design, integration mechanisms, shared mental models, organizing for innovation, new product development

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The Human Version of Moore-Shannon's Theorem: The Design of Reliable Economic Systems

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jun 2007
Michael Christensen and Thorbjorn Knudsen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
Downloads 139 (204,091)
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organizational design, reliability theory, decision making, project selection

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Inertia in Routines: A Hidden Source of Organizational Variation

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Jan 2016
Sangyoon Yi, Thorbjorn Knudsen and Markus C. Becker
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design (SOD) Group, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and University of Southern Denmark
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Organizational Routines, Organizational Inertia, Organizational Change, Organizational Adaptation, Evolutionary Theory

9.

Simon's Selection Theory: Why Docility Evolves to Breed Successful Altruism

Journal of Economic Psychology, Vol. 24, 2003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Jun 2007
Thorbjorn Knudsen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
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altruism, bounded rationality, evolutionary economics, natural selection, organisational behaviour

10.

Taming the Antagonistic Forces of Exploration and Exploitation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Thorbjorn Knudsen and Nils Stieglitz
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Downloads 114 (237,634)
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Exploration, exploitation, search, organizational adaptation, strategic organization design

11.

Emergence of Property Rights Enforcement in Early Trade: A Behavioural Model Without Reputational Effects

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jun 2007
Geoffrey M. Hodgson and Thorbjorn Knudsen
University of Hertfordshire and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
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agent-based model, institutions, guilds, property rights, property rights enforcement

12.

Entry and Exit Decisions in Flexible Teams

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2008
Thorbjorn Knudsen and Michael Christensen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
Downloads 102 (256,898)

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Organization Theory, Decision-Taking Structures, Industrial Organization, Entry and Exit Decisions, Market Turmoil, Flexible Teams

13.

Benefitting from Organization: How Committee Decisions can be Organized to Increase Profits

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2010
Michael Christensen, Thorbjorn Knudsen and Kannan Srikanth
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD), University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and Singapore Management University - Management Department
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committee, organization design, training

14.

Reference Groups and Variable Risk Strategies

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Thorbjorn Knudsen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
Downloads 69 (325,716)
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Adaptive aspirations, Variable risk, Reference groups, Community effect, Learning, Decision making

15.

Garbage Can in the Lab

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Jul 2012
Thorbjorn Knudsen, Massimo Warglien and Sangyoon Yi
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD), University of Venice - Department of Business Economics & Management and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design (SOD) Group
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Garbage Can Model, Dynamic Coordination, Behavioral Diversity, Collective Learning

16.

How Decisions Can Be Organized - And Why it Matters

Journal of Organization Design, Vol. 2, No. 3 (2013), p. 41-50
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2015
Michael Christensen and Thorbjorn Knudsen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD)
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organization design, decision making, organizational performance, decision aggregation, decision delegation, decision rights, decision evaluation

17.

Systematic Differences and Random Rates: Reconciling Gibrat's Law with Firm Differences

Forthcoming, Strategy Science
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 May 2017
Thorbjorn Knudsen, Daniel Levinthal and Sidney G. Winter
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD), University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and University of Pennsylvania - Management Department
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Industry Evolution, Evolutionary Economics

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Schumpeter, Winter, and the Sources of Novelty

Industrial and Corporate Change, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 353-371, 2006
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Markus C. Becker, Thorbjorn Knudsen and James G. March
University of Southern Denmark, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Marketing & Management - Strategic Organization Design Unit (SOD) and Stanford Graduate School of Business

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