Sub-theme 39: Bridging Time: Exploring the Dynamics of Routines and Path Dependence

Georg Schreyögg, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Martha S. Feldman, University of California, Irvine, USA
Jörg Sydow, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Session I: Thursday, July 04, 09:00 to 10:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque CIBC
Temporality of Routines
Chair: Jörg Sydow
Martha S. Feldman, Monica Worline, Natalie Baker and Victoria Lowerson
Routines, disruption and the temporalities of continuity
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Alessandro Narduzzo
Anu Valtonen, Aki-Mauri Huhtinen and Soili Paananen
"Death will settle your sleep debts": Routines of sleep and rest in cadets' winter training camp
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jochen Koch, Natalie Senf, Wasko Rothmann
Paul W. Chan and Santi Jintamanaskoon
Bridging over troubled times: Re-assessing the routine reforming of the British Railway industry
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Mark Zbaracki
Paper presentations proceeded by a short introduction
Session II: Thursday, July 04, 11:00 to 12:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque CIBC
Routine Interactions
Chair: Martha S. Feldman
Fleur Deken, Paul R. Carlile, Hans Berends and Kristina Lauche
How routines afford and constrain the generation of novelty
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Reut Livne-Tarandach
Anja Danner-Schröder and Daniel Geiger
The stability paradox of organizational routines: Enacting routines in hot situations
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Scott F. Turner
Session III: Thursday, July 04, 16:00 to 17:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque CIBC
Ecologies of Routines
Chair: Georg Schreyögg
Curtis LeBaron, Marlys Christianson, Lyndon Garrett, Michael Cohen and Roy Ilan
Co-authored accomplishment of a routine enacts variety while maintaining pattern
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Isabelle Royer
Kathleen Pine
The choreography of organizational routines: Exploring physical and temporal dimensions of labor & delivery nursing work
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Luciana D'Adderio
Mark J. Zbaracki and Mark Bergen
Performing pricing: Managing persistence and change in pricing routines
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jeffrey S. Petty
Session IV: Friday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Routines in Context - Room: CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque CIBC
Chair: Georg Schreyögg
Jeffrey Petty and Dietmar Harhoff
The context-dependence of organizational routines: An empirical analysis of venture capital investment decisions
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Waldemar Kremser
Scott F. Turner
The temporal dimension of routines and their outcomes: Exploring the role of time in the capabilities and practice perspectives
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Gwyneth Edwards
Sabine Spittler, Erik Strauss and Juergen Weber
Interrelated organizational routines: The role of inter-dynamics for endogenous change
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Stéphane Guérard
Hendrik Wilhelm, Indre Maurer and Maren Schlömer
Exploring change in operating routines
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Thomas Schmidt, Timo Braun
Parallel Stream B: Stability, Continuity and Change in Routines Part 1 - Room: CSC, 1st floor, Green Section, Demers Beaulne
Chair: Martha S. Feldman
Kent Miller and Peter Snyder
Stability and change in organizational routines: Integrating practices research
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Fleur Deken et al.
Patrick Cohendet and Laurent Simon
Always playable: Bissociating routines for creative efficiency. A case of project-hacking at Montreal Ubisoft's video game development studio
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Matthias Wenzel
Simon Grand
Organizing for recurrent creation at the edge: The managerial enactment of routines and artifacts in haute couture textiles
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Cathy Krohmer
Alessandro Narduzzo and Gianni Lorenzoni
What counterbalances the amplifying path-dependence of routinization
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Peter T. Bryant et al.
Session V: Friday, July 05, 14:00 to 15:30
- Parallel Stream -
Parallel Stream A: Stability, Continuity and Change in Routines Part 2 - Room: CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque CIBC
Chair: Jörg Sydow
Thomas Schmidt and Timo Braun
Stability in coordinating alliances: Why even SAP couldn't unlock interorganizational path dependence
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Hendrik Wilhelm et al.
Cathy Krohmer and Johanna Habib
Routine disturbed, change blocked: Two case studies from a French hospital
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Anu Valtonen
Reut Livne-Tarandach
Bringing the past forward: How and why change initiatives re-emerge?
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Paul W. Chan et al.
Parallel Stream B: Cognition and Routines - Room: CSC, 1st floor, Green Section, Demers Beaulne
Chair: Georg Schreyögg
Tobias Heller and Heiko Breitsohl
Cognitive underpinnings of organizational path dependence: A dual process framework
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Sabine Spittler
Gwyneth Edwards
The influence of CEO narratives in organizational path dependence
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Simon Grand
Matthias Wenzel
Path dependence and self-expectations: How the funeral industry buries itself
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Dariusz Osowski, Jan Lindvall
Peter Bryant and Moustapha Niang
Routine resistance: How transactive autobiographical memory constrains organizational change
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Kathleen Pine
Session VI: Saturday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque CIBC
Artifacts, Sociomateriality and Routines Part 1
Chair: Martha S. Feldman
Luciana D’Adderio
To change or copy exactly? When replication gives way to innovation in a complex case of routines transfer
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Paola Perez-Aleman
Jochen Koch, Natalie Senf and Wasko Rothmann
Exploring the role of artifacts in routine dynamics
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Curtis LeBaron et al.
Session VII: Saturday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, CSC, 1st floor, Blue Section, Banque CIBC
Artifacts, Sociomateriality and Routines Part 2
Chair: Jörg Sydow
Dariusz Osowski and Jan Lindvall
Determination and freedom in IT-embedded routines – IT artifacts, routines and emotions as the utterance of path dependency
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tobias Heller
Isabelle Royer and Alexandre Daniel
Departure of performative from ostensive aspects of routine as source of artifacts persistence and organizational change: The case of a disciplinary sanction routine
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Laurent Simon
Papers presentations followed by a short conclusion