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Pursuing the Outsourcing Decision Despite Failure: How Escalation and Structure Play a Role
Production and Operations Management Society 26th Annual Conference (2015)
  • Matthew Castel, Michigan State University
  • Steve Melnyk, Michigan State University
  • Yemisi Bolumole, Michigan State University
  • Roger Calantone, Michigan State University
Abstract
This research aims to explore and expand upon the escalation literature by evaluating how differences between the decision maker and implementer influence continuation of a failed outsourcing project. We further will look at how other structural elements may affect escalation behaviorin this context. 
Publication Date
May 10, 2015
Location
Washington D.C.
Citation Information
Matthew Castel, Steve Melnyk, Yemisi Bolumole and Roger Calantone. "Pursuing the Outsourcing Decision Despite Failure: How Escalation and Structure Play a Role" Production and Operations Management Society 26th Annual Conference (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/matthew-castel/5/