Sub-theme 21: Institutionally-embedded practice-based learning in multinationals

Ayse Saka-Helmhout, University of Surrey, UK
Arndt Sorge, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), Germany
Session I: Thursday, July 02, 09:00 to 10:30, E2-2-207
- Group Discussion -
Chair: Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Organizing by stereotypes: Cultural (mis)conceptions and stereotypical thinking as barriers for knowledge transfer and learning in MNCs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Mike Geppert
Beyond Duality: The Institutional and Cultural Multiplicity Perspectives on the Organizational Culture of the IJVs in an Emerging Economy
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Robson Rocha
Session II: Thursday, July 02, 11:00 to 12:30, E2-2-207
- Group Discussion -
Chair: Florian Becker-Ritterspach
Beyond transfer: Internalization and Integration of organizational practices within multinational enterprises
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Upheavals and Undoings? When Pragmatism Meets Passion in the Merging of Multinational Firms
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Florian Becker-Ritterspach
Rick Molz and Ann Langley
The Dialectics of Practice Change
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Session III: Thursday, July 02, 14:00 to 15:30, E2-2-207
- Group Discussion -
Chair: Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Exploring the Social Dynamics of Implementing Corporate Social Responsibility Standards in MNEs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ilir Haxhi
Ayse Saka-Helmhout and Jasper Hotho
The institutional embeddedness of learning in MNEs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Alexei Koveshnikov
Session IV: Friday, July 03, 09:00 to 10:30, E2-2-207
- Group Discussion -
Chair: Florian Becker-Ritterspach
Cross-national diversity of corporate governace and positioning of CGCs
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Andromache Athanasopoulou
Mike Geppert, Christoph Dörrenbächer, Jens Gammelgaard and Ian Taplin
Acquisitions and Risk-taking in the Global Brewery Industry: A Comparative Institutionalist Study
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Dave Bouckenooghe
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Graham Hollinshead
Session V: Friday, July 03, 11:00 to 12:30, E2-2-207
- Group Discussion -
Chair: Ilir Haxhi
Jane Hardy
Organisational learning and the off-shoring of financial services
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jon Lervik
Institutional effects on occupational health and safety management systems
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Gwyneth Edwards
Comparing an Invisible Source of Public Knowledge Across Countries: Think Tank`s Embeddedness in Business Systems
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Zeynep Sayim
Session VI: Saturday, July 04, 09:00 to 10:30, E2-2-207
- Round Table -
Chair: Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Session VII: Saturday, July 04, 11:00 to 12:30, E2-2-207
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