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Unformatted text preview: regulators want the company to be consistent with the laws. 2a. What two forms of power are the most effective in an org? Expert power and referent power. 3. Explain power as dependency. (General Dependency Postulate) the greater the dependency, the greater the power A has power over B over something B values (importance) A has power over B if the item is scarce A has power over B if B cannot easily find substitutes for it (nonsubstitutability) 4. Who is the firm dependent on when there is a lot of uncertainty? People that can absorb the most uncertainty. 5. How have firms faced uncertainty in the past and whom did they value (dependent on)? 1910-1950 Efficiency problemsengineer and production 1960s- can we sell it? Marketing 1980s- wanted to expandbusiness schools and finance 1990s- issues of innovationhuman resource, and R&D...
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