La logique de l’honneur

In La logique de l’honneur, Philippe d’Iribarne makes a comparison of three firms: French, Dutch and American, which carry out the same production with almost identical equipment in different places. The close observation of the most concrete aspects of the functioning of each factory and its management allowed isolating for…

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National Cultures

Philippe d’Iribarne, in International Encyclopedia of Organization Studies, Stewart Clegg, James R. Bailey (eds.), Sage, 2008 Multiple layers of culture can be distinguished: one may speak of the specific culture of a family, a region, an ethnic group, a company, and so forth. When the organization of life in a society…

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