Organic and Acquisitive Growth: Re‐examining, Testing and Extending Penrose's Growth Theory

Edith Penrose's theory of firm growth postulates that a firm's current growth rate will be influenced by the adjustment costs of, and changes to a firm's productive opportunity set arising from, previous growth. Although she explicitly considered the effect of previous organic growth...

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Volume: 48
Main Author: Lockett, Andy
Wiklund, Johan
Davidsson, Per
Girma, Sourafel
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.01.2011
WILEY
Wiley Blackwell
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: Journal of management studies Vol. 48; no. 1; pp. 48 - 74
ORCID: 0000-0002-6363-1382
0000-0001-5815-1619
0000-0002-1105-2469
Data of publication: January 2011
ISSN: 0022-2380
1467-6486
EISSN: 1467-6486
Discipline: Business
Series: Journal of Management Studies
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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