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    5037 DB Tilburg


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  • Organisational Sociology
  • Organisation And Management
  • Organisational Learning
  • Status Of Expertise
  • Organisation Theory
  • Organisation
  • Organisation Studies
  • Social Networks

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Medicine Engineering & Materials Science
Decision making Engineering & Materials Science
Boundary conditions Engineering & Materials Science
Interaction Business & Economics
Career decision Business & Economics
Organizational learning Business & Economics
Structural change Business & Economics
Outcome assessment Business & Economics

Research Output 2014 2019

Engineering interaction: Structural change, locus of identification, and the formation and maintenance of cross-unit ties

Gray, S., Bunderson, J. S., Boumgarden, P. & Bechara, J. P., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Personnel Psychology. 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Structural change
Information sharing
Organizational identification

How outcome agreement and power balance among parties influence processes of organizational learning and nonlearning

van de Ven, A. H., Bechara, J. P. & Sun, K., 2019, In : Journal of Management. 45, 3, p. 1252-1283

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Organizational learning
Outcome assessment
Individual learning
Field study

Temporal elements in career selection decisions: An archival study investigating career decisions in medicine

Shah, P., Bechara, J. P., Kolars, J., Drefahl, M., LaRusso, N., Wood, D. & Spurrier, B., 2014, In : Organization Science: A journal of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences. 25, 1, p. 245-261

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Decision making
Boundary conditions
Career decision