The Co-Evolution of Technology and Structures: The European Major Home Appliance Industry, 1945-1992

Posted: 25 Aug 1998

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Maurizio Sobrero

University of Bologna - Department of Management

Abstract

The co-evolution of technology and organizational structures is discussed through a historical analysis of the European Major Home Appliances industry and is related to the dynamics of selection processes, where geographically localized competition leads to local concentration, which in turn increases global competition and triggers global concentration.

JEL Classification: L68

Suggested Citation

Sobrero, Maurizio, The Co-Evolution of Technology and Structures: The European Major Home Appliance Industry, 1945-1992. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=6714

Maurizio Sobrero (Contact Author)

University of Bologna - Department of Management ( email )

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