HRM Practices Affecting Extrinsic and Intrinsic Motivation of Knowledge Receivers and their Effect on Intra-MNC Knowledge Transfer

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    Abstrakt

    This paper explores why and how HRM matters for knowledge transfer within multinational corporations. It is built upon the premise that there are certain HRM practices influencing extrinsic and intrinsic motivation of knowledge receivers. It is found that complementarity among HRM practices exists but does not always have a positive effect on knowledge transfer. Three hypotheses derived from these arguments are tested on data from 92 subsidiaries of Danish multinational corporations located in 11 countries.
    OriginalsprogEngelsk
    UdgivelsesstedFrederiksberg
    UdgiverCenter for Strategic Management and Globalization
    Antal sider34
    ISBN (Trykt)9788791815256
    StatusUdgivet - mar. 2008
    NavnSMG Working Paper
    Nummer12/2008

    Emneord

    • Extrinsic/intrinsic motivation
    • HRM practices
    • Knowledge transfer in MNCs

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