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The costs of a product variety strategy: The impact of frictions in routine execution and learning. Strategic Management Journal

Abstract Based on a detailed database of a beverages producer-distributor that expanded its product variety by leveraging its logistic network, we show that product diversification generates economies of scope and also higher operational costs. The result is an inverted U … Continue reading

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The impact of complexity and managerial diseconomies on hierarchical governance. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. Forthcoming.

Abstract Based on data from Chilean construction projects, we evaluate how the boundary choice of a focal activity is affected by the number of activities integrated elsewhere in a project and by the level of “between complexity” and “within complexity” … Continue reading

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