Concerned with the economic and strategic analysis of organizations, this text looks at the definition and objectives of organizations, their structure and governance and how they combine and use resources over time. It also looks at boundary issues and how organizations position within industries and markets. Organizations are analyzed in an institutional context and in an international framework with many case studies and examples.
PAUL FERGUSON is Lecturer in The Management School at Lancaster University with considerable experience of MBA teaching including the British Airways MBA programme. He is the author of Business Economics and Industrial Economics, both published by Macmillan. - GLENYS FERGUSON is a teacher and analysist in economics and business.