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Scientific journals : Article
Business & economic sciences : Strategy & innovation
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/22450
Inter-organizational knowledge management in a coopetitive context in the aeronautic and space industry
English
Salvetat, David []
Geraudel, Mickaël mailto [University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) > Center for Research in Economic Analysis (CREA) >]
D'Armagnac, Sophie []
2013
Knowledge Management Research and Practice
11
265-277
Yes
International
[en] Coopetition ; aerospace industry ; knowledge sharing
[en] Coopetition analyses the simultaneity of competitive and cooperative behaviours between rival firms. Scholars have focused their attention on strategic alliances, but specific coopetition issues are seldom addressed through in-depth studies. On the basis of inter-organizational relationships, coopetition provides partners with a competitive advantage by enhancing their knowledge creation and transfer, but exposes firms to the risk that rivals may capture their own knowledge. In this, it becomes necessary for firms to mix knowledge creation and transfer strategies with knowledge protection practices. This paper reports on a qualitative study of 37 firms and sheds light on the specific knowledge development process for the partners engaged in coopetition.
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/22450
doi:10.1057/kmrp.2012.6

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