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The Role of Athletics in the Future of Small Colleges: An Agency Theory and Value Responsibility Budgeting Approach.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics. Apr2022, p272-291. 20p.

Abstract: Using Agency Theory and Value Responsibility Budgeting as frameworks for strategic decisionmaking in small college athletics, the authors sought to gain a deeper understanding of the increased popularity of marrying the tuition-driven model of small co...

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Overcoming the principal-agent problem: The need for alignment of tools and methods in collaborative project delivery.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Project Management. Oct2022, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p750-762. 13p.

Abstract: Despite the focus on collaborative project delivery models (CPDMs) in the construction industry, it remains unclear how it promises bases for delivering better value for money than many traditional models. In view of the importance of knowledge about C...

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Behavioural Agency and Firm Productivity: Revisiting the Incentive Alignment Qualities of Stock Options.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Management Studies (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). Nov2022, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p1756-1787. 32p.

Abstract: Drawing on behavioural agency theory, we revisit the incentive alignment qualities of stock options. Using behavioural agency's logic, we theorize that chief executive officers (CEOs) are likely to perceive efforts directed at firm productivity as a me...

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Tragedy of the facilitated commons: A multiple‐case study of failure in systematic horizontal logistics collaboration.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Supply Chain Management. Oct2022, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p30-57. 28p.

Abstract: Horizontal logistics collaboration can increase environmental sustainability and reduce shipping costs. Given these benefits—and the fact that few shippers actually opt to collaborate—public sector agencies and industry associations have attempted to s...

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Multi-project management in inter-organizational contexts.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Project Management. Oct2022, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p813-826. 14p.

Abstract: • Project-based firms conduct multiple projects in parallel and in sequence. • Inter-organizational contexts cause new requirements to multi-project management. • Stakeholder and agency theories explain project-based firms' contexts. • Propositions are...

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Faculty Research Incentives and Business School Health: A New Perspective from and for Marketing.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Marketing. Sep2021, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p1-21. 21p. 3 Diagrams, 5 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: Grounded in sociological agency theory, the authors study the role of the faculty research incentive system in the academic research conducted at business schools and business school health. The authors surveyed 234 marketing professors and completed 2...

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Agency or Wholesale? The Role of Retail Pass-Through.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Management Science. Oct2022, Vol. 68 Issue 10, p7538-7554. 17p. 2 Diagrams, 7 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: With the rapid growth of e-commerce, agency selling is currently gaining popularity among online retailers (e-tailers). Prior research implicitly abstracts away cross-brand pass-through under traditional wholesale selling (i.e., how the retail price of...

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Is corporate governance of private equity targets more effective for risk mitigation?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Management & Governance. Sep2022, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p781-811. 31p. 8 Charts.

Abstract: Private equity is a source of finance and a governance device characterised by active monitoring through sponsors that intervene in targets' corporate governance. As sponsors are skilled and motivated acquirors, we investigated whether corporate govern...

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Solving the agency problem via a networked supplier social media platform.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Knowledge & Process Management. Oct2022, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p358-370. 13p. 2 Diagrams, 1 Chart.

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Abstract: This paper considers the use of incentives and signals by a dominant player to solve an agency problem across a network using a social media platform. An information sharing model underpinned by reward incentives and information visibility, to drive co...

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A client-centric risk-based taxonomy of service triads.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Service Industries Journal. Nov/Dec2022, Vol. 42 Issue 15/16, p1211-1233. 23p. 10 Diagrams, 2 Charts.

Abstract: 在客户 - 供应商 - 客户服务三合一体中,供应商与客户之间的直接互动会导致客户面临各种风险。本文基于外包服务的四个属性,开发了一个服务三合一体的分类,这些属性导致了其风险:1)业务影响;2)客户联系;3)互动模式;4)关系连续性。我们进行定性研究,以开发上下文丰富的理解所产生的分类。 基于代理理论的四个分类,即 "低风险" 、 "易监控" 、 "待关注" 和 "脆弱的" 服务三合一体的表征,有助于理解这些服务如何具有彼此不同的特征和风险。本文还提供了关于如何在四个分类单元中的供应商应该被承包和管理...

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