RELATEDNESS AND PERFORMANCE: A REEXAMINATION OF THE DIVERSIFICATION-PERFORMANCE LINK

Empirical studies of firm diversification suggest the existence of a positive relationship between the relatedness of diversification and firm performance. Using evidence from the food manufacturing sector, we find that this relationship is weak at best and that market share appears to be a more powerful predictor of firm performance.


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Issue Date:
1997-02
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/26609
Published in:
Journal of Food Distribution Research, Volume 28, Number 1
Page range:
66-73
Total Pages:
8




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