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The Influence of Social Capital on Knowledge Management Maturity of Nonprofit Organizations – Predictive Modelling Based on a Multilevel Analysis

Radmila Mikovic, Branko Arsic, Dorde Gligorijevic, Marija Gacic, Dejan Petrovic, Nenad Filipovic
2019 IEEE Access  
INDEX TERMS Social capital, knowledge management maturity, nonprofit organizations, predictive modeling.  ...  Having this in mind, our goal was to explore to what extent their social capital influences their knowledge in order to propose a model that could optimize their knowledge management maturity through social  ...  of knowledge explicitly related to nonprofit industry, to the theory of knowledge management adding new models of knowledge management maturity based on social capital of the organization and to the theory  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2019.2909812 fatcat:6cpygvcawja3vcste5uky3xbvm

THE SOCIOLOGY OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Patricia H. Thornton
1999 Annual Review of Sociology  
I take stock of the differences and separation in the two perspectives and argue that sociological frameworks, an embeddedness perspective, institutional and ecological theory, and multilevel models can  ...  Recent research on entrepreneurship by sociologists has focused on subsectors of the discipline rather than on entrepreneurship as a class.  ...  Yet in spite of these developments, entrepreneurship researchers complain that the field lacks a distinct professional identity, one defined by a unified body of knowledge based on generally accepted social  ... 
doi:10.1146/annurev.soc.25.1.19 fatcat:w6somuw6dfeq3o6xnxj7gsf4nm

Multilevel Environmental Governance: Vertical and Horizontal Influences in Local Policy Networks

Yi, Huang, Chen, Xu, Liu
2019 Sustainability  
This study examines multilevel environmental governance in China by studying how the decisions of policy actors to participate in local water governance networks are influenced by vertical pressures from  ...  In the context of multilevel governance, collaboration among governmental and non-governmental entities across different levels of government is increasingly popular in China's environmental governance  ...  Author Contributions: H.Y. was responsible for developing the introduction, research design, analysis and discussion, and conclusions.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su11082390 fatcat:erbhtqsivfev5gdiuprhe67454

Sustainable Knowledge Management and Its Impact on the Performances of Biotechnology Organizations

Alexandra Zbuchea, Florina Pînzaru, Mihail Busu, Sergiu-Octavian Stan, Alina Bârgăoanu
2019 Sustainability  
The design of an exploratory knowledge management model for organizations in the biotechnology sector was achieved and validated through a panel data model.  ...  Starting from a model of growth based on productivity, capital inflow, and human capital, three statistical hypotheses were validated by a time series data panel regression model using EViews 9.0 software  ...  Therefore, the maturity of the knowledge management approaches, including knowledge sharing strategies, depends on the maturity of the organization.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su11020359 fatcat:fcx57iaxrjbjjjk67jvi7qtkfe

Mapping the Field of Donation-Based Crowdfunding for Charitable Causes: Systematic Review and Conceptual Framework

Noelia Salido-Andres, Marta Rey-Garcia, Luis Ignacio Alvarez-Gonzalez, Rodolfo Vazquez-Casielles
2020 VOLUNTAS - International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations  
This framework, susceptible of empirical evaluation, allows characterizing the DCF as a distinct and emerging type of philanthropic funding model based on specific and novel antecedents, actors, enablers  ...  Based on this analysis, an integrated conceptual framework on DCF is proposed to guide future research.  ...  Compliance with Ethical Standards Conflict of interest The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11266-020-00213-w fatcat:btbk4iwprnfkdcjmrdhiubfwpq

Strategic human resource management: The evolution of the field

Mark L. Lengnick-Hall, Cynthia A. Lengnick-Hall, Leticia S. Andrade, Brian Drake
2009 Human Resource Management Review  
During this time the field took shape, developed rich conceptual foundations, and matured into a domain that has substantial influence on research activities in HR and related management disciplines.  ...  a r t i c l e i n f o a b s t r a c t This review takes an evolutionary and chronological perspective on the development of strategic human resource management (SHRM) literature.  ...  Social capital and SHRM's potential impact on top management teams received increasing attention. Additionally, the role of social capital in explaining HPWSs was proposed.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.hrmr.2009.01.002 fatcat:zilvmtyokngd5jyn3obxkptbaq

Mapping of Academic Production on Social Enterprises: An international analysis for the growth of this field

Marcello Romani-Dias, Edson Sadao Iizuka, Elisa Rodrigues Alves Larroudé, Aline Dos Santos Barbosa
2018 International Review of Social Research  
The purpose of this article is to identify, organize and analyze the international scientific production on social enterprises (SE).  ...  It presents the results of a bibliometric study combined with a systematic literature analysis.  ...  Acknowledgments: We thank the Institute of Corporate Citizenship (Instituto de Cidadania Empresarial-ICE) and the University Center of FEI for the support given to this research.  ... 
doi:10.2478/irsr-2018-0017 fatcat:nivv2nkc3fhwrgt4jb3d56xjlm

Has a Network Theory of Organizational Behaviour Lived Up to its Promises?

Joseph Galaskiewicz
2007 Management and Organization Review  
Some say a theory is logical if based on deductive reasoning, e.g., models based on utility maximizing assumptions.  ...  However, seldom do network studies make predictions about the future based on their theories.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1740-8784.2007.00057.x fatcat:wi2dr4sbxneclmklt4yhdfvzk4

Reducing digital divide effects through student engagement in coordinated game design, online resource use, and social computing activities in school

Rebecca Reynolds, Ming Ming Chiu
2015 Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology  
Participating in online social, cultural, and political activities requires digital skill and knowledge.  ...  Results offer evidence that school-based digital literacy programs can attenuate digital divide effects known to occur crosssectionally in the general U.S. population.  ...  , for their active involvement and interest in our design-based research collaboration, and their generosity in partnership management as we conducted the research.  ... 
doi:10.1002/asi.23504 fatcat:tujsuqkdoffmvpmuefgqnwcvym

Interorganizational Networks at the Network Level: A Review of the Empirical Literature on Whole Networks

Keith G. Provan, Amy Fish, Joerg Sydow
2007 Journal of Management  
Specifically, we focus on the study of interorganizational networks at the network level rather than at the organizational level of analysis.  ...  This last point is especially relevant to policy planners and those having a perspective that goes beyond the performance of individual organizations.  ...  For the most part, network bounding is a question best answered by individual researchers based on their knowledge of a network and its activities.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0149206307302554 fatcat:prrlxcwcbvbwro7ao4wvv5s3ga

Conceptualizing Cuvée Organizations: Characteristics Leading towards Sustainable Decision-Making Practices

Alexandra Köves, Tamás Veress, Judit Gáspár, Réka Matolay
2021 Sustainability  
In this co-creative process, the panel capitalized on the metaphor of cuvée wine and winemaking, which provided the cognitive means to chart the unknown.  ...  This paper discusses the role and responsibility of business organizations in a sustainability transition with a thought-provoking hypothetical construct, the cuvée organization.  ...  Their guidance contributed a lot to the final quality of this paper. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su132413672 fatcat:yzq3bxo7kjeg5hj7kdfer5bpj4

Construction of a Hierarchical Neural Network Power Source Model for Human Capital Technology Innovation and Benefit Distribution with Big Data Analysis

Yang Liu, Sang-Bing Tsai, Gengxin Sun
2021 Mathematical Problems in Engineering  
In this paper, a hierarchical neural network power source model is used to conduct an in-depth analysis and research on human capital technology innovation and revenue distribution.  ...  The analysis found that there was a large disagreement in the assessment of their human capital value, which led to the lack of practical utility of human capital.  ...  Due to the maturity of cross-level analysis techniques, researchers have gradually used cross-level analysis models to explore the influence of different factors on individual behavior, the most common  ... 
doi:10.1155/2021/3939511 fatcat:zrcv23zxajc5lkenvl4farocvy

Examining multi-level effects on corporate social responsibility and irresponsibility

Matthew J. Mazzei, Ashley K. Gangloff, Christoper L. Shook
2015 Management şi Marketing  
A dearth of knowledge about the multi-level nature of the drivers of CSR and CSI continues to exist.  ...  Our results build on the conceptual work of previous authors by providing empirical analyses to confirm multilevel influences on CSR and extending prior multi-level theory to the concept of CSI.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors thank Achilles Armenakis and Herman Aguinis for their insightful comments on earlier drafts of the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1515/mmcks-2015-0013 fatcat:75dnckbykbdhve3fznfbrbgzpe

A SBM-DEA based performance evaluation and optimization for social organizations participating in community and home-based elderly care services

Qiuhu Shao, Jingfeng Yuan, Jin Lin, Wei Huang, Junwei Ma, Hongxing Ding, Majid Soleimani-damaneh
2021 PLoS ONE  
In particular, the participation of social organizations in community and home-based elderly care service has powerfully fueled the multi-supply of elderly care.  ...  To overcome this limitation, the SBM-DEA model is introduced in this paper to evaluate the performance of CECSCs. 186 social organizations in Nanjing were employed as an empirical study to develop the  ...  The current academic research on the performance management is relatively mature. The performance management of social organizations has gradually become a hot research field.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0248474 pmid:33730070 fatcat:4zibo7aypfhjjduqmm4jl5igd4

Patterns of sustainability values among subsidiaries

Morten Rask, Jakob Lauring
2012 International Journal of Sustainable Strategic Management (IJSSM)  
We introduce a new form of analysis to the international business field, and a new analytical tool to the field of scientometry.  ...  Using structural equation modeling, the authors  ...  On the other hand, researches and studies of these subjects so far had based on either management of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship, management of public/nonprofit organizations, or studies of social  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijssm.2012.049008 fatcat:cotuwrnckzdc3mzthlcj2yem64
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