ANSWERQ3 - Multiple choice 1.A system formed by the...

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Multiple choice 1.A system formed by the interactions of a community of organizations and their environment is referred to as a(n) a. interorganizational relationship. b. organizational ecosystem. c. collaboration network. d. institutional environment. ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 165 2. In an environment of a community of organizations, managers need to manage a. profit making. b. stakeholders. c. horizontal structures. d. competition. ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 167 3. Major reasons for interorganizational collaboration include all of the following EXCEPT a. sharing risks when entering new markets. b. mounting expensive new programs and reducing costs. c. enhancing organizational profile in selected industries. d. interpersonal factors. ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 170 4.The traditional orientation to other organizations involved a. long-term contracts. b. participation in partner’s product design and production. c. legal resolution of conflict. d. electronic linkages to share key information. ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 171 5. _____ focus(es) on organizational diversity and adaptation within a population of organizations. a. Collaborative networks b. Population ecology c. Interorganizational relationships d. Institutional perspective ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 174 6.A basic assumption of population ecology model is that
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a. management competence is the biggest factor in the survival of organizations. b. the environment determines which organizations survive or fail. c. principles of evolution are not applicable to organizations because the fittest don’t survive. d. a community of organizations is a closed system. ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 175 7.Institutional similarity includes the perspective that a. common structures emerge among organizations in the same field. b. common training of professionals (managers) results in common analytic processes among organizations in the same field. c. divergent structures are driven among organizations in the same field for the sake of diversity. d. divergent analytic processes among organizations in the same field emerge due to managers’ training in widely varying functional areas and varying degree programs. ANS: A
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ANSWERQ3 - Multiple choice 1.A system formed by the...

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