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2016 | 4/2016 (64), t.2 | 157 - 176
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Position in Corporate Network, Performance and Strategic Risks

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Pozycja w sieci firm a wyniki i ryzyko strategiczne
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The fundamental question of management research is to explore the determinants of differences in company performance. These determinants are both exogenous and endogenous. Network literature highlights the importance of access to external resources available to a firm through its network. The main objective of the presented research is primarily to test the relationship between the performance of companies and their position within a network. The empirical field of this research covered companies listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. We test effects of structural positions in two networks among the same set of companies linked by boards and ownership ties. Social network analysis (SNA) methods were used to determine positional characteristics of firms. The results of our research underline the importance of ownership links and firms’ positions in corporate networks for firms’ performance and strategic risk.
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Pytanie o czynniki warunkujące wyniki firm jest kluczowe w teorii nauk o zarządzaniu. Determinanty wyników mają charakter zarówno egzogeniczny, jak i endogeniczny. Literatura nurtu sieciowego podkreśla znaczenie dostępu do zewnętrznych zasobów dostępnych dla firm poprzez ich uczestnictwo w sieci. Głównym celem prezentowanych badań jest testowanie zależności między pozycją firm w sieci a wynikami. Badanie zostało przeprowadzone na populacji firm, których akcje są notowane na Giełdzie Papierów Wartościowych w Warszawie. Autorzy testowali zależności między pozycją strukturalną a wynikami w dwóch sieciach, w których uczestniczy ten sam zestaw firm: sieci współwłasności i sieci relacji w radach nadzorczych. W celu określenia pozycji strukturalnej firm w sieciach wykorzystano metody analiz sieci społecznych (SNA). Rezultaty wskazują na znaczenie sieci współwłasności i pozycji, jakie zajmują w nich firmy, dla wyników i ryzyka.
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1644-9584
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