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Network Governance

Alliances, Cooperatives and Franchise Chains

  • Thomas Ehrmann
  • Josef Windsperger
  • Gérard Cliquet
  • George Hendrikse

Part of the Contributions to Management Science book series (MANAGEMENT SC.)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Josef Windsperger, Gérard Cliquet, Thomas Ehrmann, George Hendrikse
    Pages 1-7
  3. Alliances

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Ana Aleksić Mirić, Richard M. Burton, Mirjana Petković
      Pages 11-32
    3. Nieves Arranz, J. Carlos Fdez. de Arroyabe
      Pages 33-50
    4. Marijana Srećković, Josef Windsperger
      Pages 73-85
  4. Cooperatives

  5. Franchising Chains

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Evelien P. M. Croonen, Maryse J. Brand
      Pages 207-229
    3. Rozenn Perrigot, Guy Basset, Danièle Briand-Meledo, Gérard Cliquet
      Pages 231-254
    4. Andrew Terry, Cary Di Lernia
      Pages 269-286

About this book


The current book on Nework Governance contributes to the literature by offering new perspectives on network goals and performance, inter-organizational learning and trust in alliances, corporate governance issues in cooperatives, governance of cross-border retail networks, contract design and governance innovations in cooperatives and fanchising.


Alliances Cooperatives Franchising Informal and formal governance

Editors and affiliations

  • Thomas Ehrmann
    • 1
  • Josef Windsperger
    • 2
  • Gérard Cliquet
    • 3
  • George Hendrikse
    • 4
  1. 1., Institut für Strategisches ManagementUniversität MünsterMünsterGermany
  2. 2., Department of ManagementUniversity of ViennaWienAustria
  3. 3., Institute of Management of Rennes (IAE)Université de Rennes 1Rennes Cédex 7France
  4. 4., Rotterdam School of ManagementErasmus University RotterdamRotterdamNetherlands

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