Volume 15, Number 1, 2001
|Page(s)||1 - 38|
European Journal of Economic and Social Systems 15 N°1 (2001) 1-38
Analysis of Change Within and Between Firms embedded in their environment in the context of increasing interactions: understanding complexity of organizationsPaul Bouvier-Patron
Coordinator of the present issue and associate-member of Y. SY. S., Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The theory of firms and organizations is at the heart of the economic dynamics analysis because of increasing and evolving interactions within the concrete industrial organization, at intra and inter firm(s) levels. At first, we present (Sect. 2) the evolution of the theory of the firm and of organizations renewed by the complexity approaches, then (Sect. 3) we study the conditions of change within a single organization or a set of organizations before, finally (Sect. 4), putting into perspective authors' contributions to this special issue.
Key words: complexity, interactions, intra- and inter organizational changes, theory of the firm.
© EDP Sciences 2001
Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.
Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.
Initial download of the metrics may take a while.