Working Papers and Research Reports

Dobusch, L./Sydow, J. (2011): Path Dependent Platforms: A Process Perspective on Enterprise Ecosystem Governance. Working Paper No. 2. Institute of Enterprise Systems (InES) at University of Mannheim, Germany. Download: https://ub-madoc.bib.uni-mannheim.de/29107/

Schreyögg, G./Sydow, J.: Organizational Paths: How History Matters in Organizations. Paper presented at the 23th ANZAM Conference, Melbourne, Australia, December 3-5, 2009.

Mante, A./Sydow, J.: Interorganizational Routines: Imprinting and Coordinating Practices in International Alliances. 69th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Chicago, August 10-12, 2009.

Berthod, O.: Path dependence versus institutionalization : Similarities and discrepancies at stake. International Summer School on the Logic of Self-Reinforcing Processes in Organizations, Networks, and Markets, FU Berlin, July 13 - 17, 2009.

Schreyögg, G./Sydow, J.: Organizational Paths: How History Matters in Organizations. Paper presented at the 25th EGOS Colloquium, Barcelona, Spain, July 2-4, 2009.

Berthod, O.: When local logics defy global institutions: The defeat of the Unesco World Heritage program in Dresden. International Conference on Institutions, Innovation and Space, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, June 21 - 23, 2009.

Langer, A.: Locked to a Decision – Consumers in the Path Dependence Trap, EMAC 22nd Doctoral Colloquium, Nantes, France, May 24 - 26, 2009. 

Blanchet T./ Coeurdray M.: Le secteur de l’eau en Allemagne : entre changements organisationnel et résistance citoyenne, 3ème congrès de l’Association Française de Sociologie, Paris, April 14 – 17, 2009.

Siedentopp, J.: Strategic Inertia through Corporate Political Activity: Consequences of a Path-Dependent Process. Paper presented at the 2008 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM), August 7-13, 2008, Anaheim, USA.

Siedentopp, J.: Trade-Off between Corporate Political Activities and Customer Orientation. Paper presented at the 19th Annual Meeting of the International Association for Business and Society (IABS), June 26-29, 2008, Tampere, Finland.

Siedentopp, J.: Strategic inertia Through Corporate Political Activity: Consequences of a Path-Dependent process. Paper presented at the 70th Annual Meeting of the German Academic Association for Business Research (VHB), May 15-17, 2008, Freie Universität Berlin.

Siedentopp, J.: Development and Measurement of Corporate Political Activity: Indications of a Path-Dependent Development. In Ben Wempe and Jeanne M. Logsdon (Eds.), Proceedings of the 18th Annual Meeting of the International Association for Business and Society (IABS), May 31-June 3, 2007, Florence, Italy, pp. 406-411.

Schuessler, E. S.: Strategic Processes and Persistence: Organisational and Institutional Path Dependence in the German Clothing Industry? Paper presented at the "4th Workshop on New Institutionalism in Organization Theory", Bergamo, Italy, 3-4 April 2008.

Schuessler, E. S.: Between Vertical Integration and Modularisation: Crossing Traditional Boundaries in the Strategic Management of Value Chains. Paper presented at the Research Conference „Studying Path Dependencies of Businesses, Institutions and Technologies“, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, 28-29 February 2008.

Botzem, Sebastian / Mante, Anja: Acting upon Paths: Alternatives, Contestation and Fragile Stability in Path Dynamics, Paper presented at the Research Conference STUDYING PATH DEPENDENCIES OF BUSINESSES, INSTITUTIONS, AND TECHNOLOGIES at the Freie Universitaet Berlin, February 28-29, 2008.

Mante, Anja / Sydow, Jörg: Inter-organizational Routines: Coordinating R&D Practices in International Alliances, Paper presented at the 32. Workshop der Wissenschaftskommission "Organisation", München, LMU, February 21-22, 2008.

Dobusch, L.: Escaping Path Dependency: Adoption of Network Effect Technologies as Organisational Innovation. Paper presented at the Wissenschaftliche Kommission Organisation 2008, 21.-22. February 2008, Munich.

Roedenbeck MRH: Spirituality in Organizational Self-Transformation. The Case of the Hawai'ian Spirituality 'huna'. Paper presented at the ICAM-Conference 2007, 18.-21.7.2007, Niagara Falls, Canada.

Dobusch, L./Schuessler, E. S.: From Storytelling to Theory: Unlocking Path Dependency from Metaphorical Usage. Paper presented at the 23rd EGOS Colloquium "Beyond Waltz - Dances of Individuals and Organization", Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Austria, 5-7 July 2007.

Botzem, Sebastian / Mante, Anja: Agency matters but when and how? Reinterpreting path dynamics of transnational standardization processes, Paper presented at the 23rd EGOS Colloquium Vienna 2007“Beyond Waltz – Dances of Individuals and Organization”, Sub-theme 14: Path Dependencies and Beyond, Vienna, 5-7 July 2007.

Schuessler, E. S.: Macro-Convergence and Micro-Divergence: Path-Dependent Value Chain Strategies in the German Clothing Industry? Paper presented at the 19th SASE "Annual Meeting on Socio-Economics", Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, 28-30 June 2007.

Haase M, Roedenbeck MRH & Söllner A.: Institutional Rigidity and the Lock-in Between Mental Models and Ideologies. Paper presented at the ISNIE-Konferenz 2007, 21.-23.05.2007, Reykjavik, Iceland.

Dobusch, L./Schuessler, E. S.: One Mechanism Does Not Make a Path. Revisiting Path Dependency’s Favorites in a Quest for Clarity. Paper presented at the EIASM Workshop on "Organizing Paths - Paths of Organizing", Free University of Berlin, Germany, 3-4 November 2006.

Schuessler, E. S.: Implementing E-HRM. A Structurational Approach to Investigating Technological and Organisational Change. Paper presented at the "First European Academic Workshop on Electronic Human Resource Management", University of Twente, Netherlands, 25-26 October 2006.

Schuessler, E. S.: Strategic Responses to Institutional Processes: Path-Dependent Outsourcing and Offshoring Strategies in the German Clothing Industry? Paper presented at the "18th SASE Annual Meeting on Socio-Economics", University of Trier, Germany, 30 Jun - 2 Jul 2006.

Roedenbeck MRH: "Spirituality in Organizational Self-Transformation. The Case of the Hawai'ian Spirituality 'huna'". Proceedings of the Fourteenth Annual International Conference on Advances in Management, 14(2007): 103-106.

Roedenbeck MRH & Nothnagel B.: "Rethinking Lock-in and Locking: Adopters Facing Network Effects". Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, 11(1): 4, 2007.

Sydow, J./Lerch, F./Staber, U.: Emergence and planning in path dependency: The case of the Berlin-Brandenburg optic technologies cluster, 2007.

Botzem, Sebastian / Mante, Anja: “Acting upon paths – generating, perpetuating and restricting momentum”, Paper presented at the EIASM Workshop on "Organizing Paths – Paths of Organizing", Free University of Berlin, 3-4 November 2006.

Strobel JC & Roedenbeck MRH.: How to Shape Markets for Fuel-Efficient Automobiles? Lessons from the Success-Story of Diesel Cars in Germany. Paper presented at the '22nd EGOS Colloquium', Bergen, Norway, 2006.

Roedenbeck MRH, Nothnagel B, Strobel JC.: Simulating Path Dependent Processes - Extending Arthur’s Model. Paper presented at the EIASM-Workshop ‚Organizing Paths - Paths of Organizing’ 03.-04.11.2006, Berlin, BRD.

Roedenbeck MRH. 2006. Management and 'huna': Integrating 'Ancient' Hawai'ian Spirituality into Daily Ethical Management?. Paper presented at the Conference 'Ethical Aspects of Management in Theory and Practice', 11.-13.05.2006, Berlin.

Sydow, J./Schreyögg, G./Koch, J. (2005): Organizational Paths: Path dependency and Beyond.

Sydow, J./Windeler, A./Möllering, G./ Schubert C.: Path-Creating Networks: The Role of Consortia in Processes of Path Extension and Creation, 2005.

Djelic, M./ Quack, S.: Roads with many Junctions. What Happens to Path Dependencies in Open Systems?, 2005.

Roedenbeck, MRH.: Ein komplexes Modell der Arbeitszufriedenheit. Poster presented at the 13. DGFP-Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Personalführung, Wiesbaden, July,  2005.

Roedenbeck MRH, Strobel JC, Tepe M.: Walking through the Path-Dice: How to Measure the Single Phases of Path Dependency. Paper presented at the Workshop 'Measuring Path Dependency', 5.-6.09.2005, Berlin.

Sydow, J./Windeler, A./Möllering, G.: Path-Creating Networks in the Field of Next Generation Lithography: Outline of a Research Project. Technische Universität Berlin, Technology Studies Working Papers TUTS-WP-2-2004.

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