Factors Influencing the Success of Cooperative
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Determinanty sukcesu przedsięwzięć kooperacyjnych
Factors Influencing the Success of Cooperative Undertaking

Author(s): Dariusz Nowak
Subject(s): Economy, Business Economy / Management
Published by: Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego
Keywords: cooperation; critical success factors of cooperative undertaking; collaborative product development

Summary/Abstract: Contemporary, highly competitive economy as well as the progressive globalizationand internationalization realized to entrepreneurs that autonomous and isolated activityis doomed to failure. It reduces the possibility of absorption of innovation, access to newtechnologies, knowledge, financial resources and enables to tackle new instruments ofmaterial and human resources management. It is required, therefore, pro-active approachto the problem of co-operation understood as the joint implementation of objectives whichis based on a common, collaborative action that reduces costs and increases efficiency.The success of joint ventures is nevertheless determined by many factors of different scope,impact of interaction and varying impact on mutual relations. The growing role of cooperation,especially in the context of cooperative product development, contributed to theformulation of the paper objective for which there was adopted identification of the criticalsuccess factors of joint ventures.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 48/3
  • Page Range: 319-332
  • Page Count: 14
  • Language: Polish