Knowledge-based activities are the basis of sustainable competitive advantage in today’s economy. Resource- and knowledge-based theorists claim that firms should focus on the creation and accumulation of knowledge-based competencies in order to yield long-term survival. Research has shown that inter-firm cooperative agreements provide opportunities for knowledge transfer, knowledge access and learning. Nevertheless, no study has offered a comprehensive perspective on the important factors that influence efficiency and effectiveness of knowledge transfer through inter-firm alliance. I should say you this paper was written almost 6 months ago and surely there are many thing that could complete the idea and the content of it. Because nobody can ignore the effect of continuous learning.
Identifying and Classifying the Determinant Factors of Knowledge Transfer in Strategic Alliances Hamid MAZLOOMI KHAMSEH ERPI-INPL Nancy, CERAM Business School Dominique JOLLY CERAM Sophia Antipolis
Main Knowledge Related Researches on Strategic Alliances (SA)
Inter-firm knowledge as a source of competitive advantage