Abstract this thesis exarnined the long-terni psychological adjustments and emotional reactions expenenced by decision makers who implemented an organisational downsizing specifically, 1 examined whether there were consistent post decision effects for decision makers as they experienced the consequences of. Implementing strategic change of downsizing as an investment strategy: a study of uk based firms tariq, adeelah (2015) implementing strategic change of downsizing as an investment strategy: a study of uk based firms phd thesis, university of essex. Phd dissertation (2001) shauna taylor çaculty of information studies university of toronto abstract this study investigates the patterns of organizational downsizing activities in the academic research libraries in ontario between 1993 and 1 997 the purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationship. Are the key players, which the organization relies on to create value and to be competitive in the market the purpose of the dissertation was to find out, how the managers worked with the internal factors affecting trust during a downsizing process and to compare the findings with the employees' level of trust in the managers. This thesis sets out to solve a paradox: maintaining a high level of employees' affective commitment to the organisation is assumed to be a critical factor for successful downsizing, but downsizing tends to reduce employees' affective commitment to the organisation in seeking to resolve this paradox, the thesis aims to.
The impact of downsizing on surviving employees' organizational commitment in a retail organization by celeste cloete mini –thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of magister commercii, in the. Abstract to survive in today's highly competitive markets, many firms are initiating fundamental changes in organizational form and practice these restructuring efforts are having significant effects on the organization and management of work within customer firms however, these important changes have been largely. Master thesis learning in complex systems february 2016 sensitivity to prevailing contingencies: downsizing, restructuring efforts and moderating risk factors karoline giæver helgesen faculty of health sciences department of behavioral science. Downsized survivors: areas of loss and work behaviors cyndi j schaeffer a dissertation submitted to the phd in leadership and change program of antioch university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy february, 2012.
This master thesis seeks to explore the decision-making processes in firms that follow a decrease in demand due to an external shock specifically, decision- making connected to human capital and downsizing in norwegian firms in the petroleum industry after the drop in the oil price in 2014 is explored. Critical organizational capabilities for achieving and sustaining competitive advantage (prahalad and hamel, 1990 teece and pisano, 1994 teece et al, 1997 verona, 1999 winter, 2003) indeed, many firms make innovation their guiding strategic imperative (hitt et al, 1991) further, a core thesis of the strategic human. An exploration of survivors' experience of organizational downsizing: a sensemaking perspective joerg berberich a thesis submitted to the university of gloucestershire in accordance with the requirements of the degree of doctor of philosophy in the faculty of business, education and professional.
Organizational downsizing 1 organizational downsizing by hyun-gu kang a research paper submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the master of science degree in management technology approved for completion of 3 semester credits (150-780 course title) research advisor. Thesis increasing bmep for downsizing of internal combustion engines through an advanced turbocharging concept submitted by paris amy department of mechanical engineering in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of science colorado state university.
He was director of the festival in turin in 1990 and accepted my ucla thesis film it makes me very happy too to have this long experience with him venice film festival 2017 rex/shutterstock deadline: alberto has done an incredible job of reinvigorating venice over the past several years with this. Organizational restructuring (merger, acquisition, downsizing) on psychological contract breach of employees working in private commercial banks of pakistan and their effects on organizational identification and turnover intentions, second, to explore the interaction effect of transformational leadership in relation between. Downsizing in crisis a comparative study on downsizing processes in greece during the financial crisis master thesis in strategic human resource management and labour relations 30 higher education credits [5/6/2014] author: petros tsavdaridis supervisor: maria tullberg examiner: wajda wikhamn semester:.