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Competitive Strategy

Competitive Strategy

Elgar Research Reviews in Business

Catherine A. Maritan and Margaret A. Peteraf

This research review is an essential guide to the most important research in the area of competitive strategy. It reviews articles that contribute to the understanding of competitive effects at industry, firm, group and dyad levels and also focuses more deeply on the competitive capabilities of individual firms, including those required to succeed in dynamic competitive environments.

About this Research Review

Catherine A. Maritan and Margaret A. Peteraf

Subjects: business and management, strategic management

About Elgar Research Reviews

Elgar Research Reviews consist of two principal components: a scholarly Review Article and a list of Recommended Readings.

The Review Article prepared by a leading scholar introduces the relevant field of academic study by making reference to the seminal and most transformative articles within that field. This piece sets in context the readings that follow, illustrating how they have shaped the scholarship and why they are important to the development of the field. The Recommended Readings have full references to facilitate further research.

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Finding a print version of the recommended readings

A print edition of this resource, which also includes the full text of the Recommended Readings in their original layout is available as a single print work, Competitive Strategy Volumes I & II, edited by Catherine A. Maritan and Margaret A. Peteraf (ISBN 978 1 84844 232 0 (2 volume set)). Use the Find This Book In Your Library button at the top of this page to see if it is available in your library. (The button only appears if your library has provided their link resolver details.)