We survey the resource-based view in strategic management, focusing on its roots in economics. We organize our discussion in terms of the Gavetti and Levinthal distinction between a “high church” and a “low church” resource-based view, and argue that these hitherto rather separate streams are increasingly overlapping.
|Place of Publication||Frederiksberg|
|Publisher||Institut for Strategic Management and Globalization|
|Number of pages||43|
|Publication status||Published - 2010|
|Series||SMG Working Paper|
Prepared for Michael Dietrich and Jackie Krafft (eds), Handbook on the Economics and Theory of the Firm, Edward Elgar, 2011.
- Competitive advantage
- Firm-level heterogeneity