Design and Management of Interfirm Networks: An Introduction

  • Josef WindspergerEmail author
  • Gérard Cliquet
  • George W. J. Hendrikse
  • Marijana Srećković
Part of the Contributions to Management Science book series (MANAGEMENT SC.)


The design and management of interfirm networks has become a very important research field both in economics and management in the last two decades. The current book presents new theoretical perspectives and empirical results on the design and management of franchise networks, cooperatives, alliances, and clusters.


Network design Franchising Cooperatives Alliances Clusters New theoretical perspectives 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Josef Windsperger
    • 1
    Email author
  • Gérard Cliquet
    • 2
  • George W. J. Hendrikse
    • 3
  • Marijana Srećković
    • 4
  1. 1.University of ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Institute of Management of Rennes (IAE), Université de Rennes 1RennesFrance
  3. 3.Rotterdam School of ManagementErasmus University RotterdamRotterdamThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Institute for Interdisciplinary Building Process Management, TU WienViennaAustria

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