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Title Franchising : an international perspective / edited by Frank Hoy and John Stanworth
Published London : Routledge, 2003


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Description 257 pages ; 26 cm
Contents Sect. 1. Franchising: a conceptual overview -- 1. Franchising as an Entrepreneurial Venture Form / Frank Hoy and Scott Shane -- 2. Colas, Burgers, Shakes and Shirkers: Towards a Sociological Model of Franchising in the Market Economy / John Stanworth and James Curran -- Sect. 2. Franchising as an organizational form -- 3. The Theory of the Firm and the Structure of the Franchise Contract / Paul H. Rubin -- 4. The Choice of Organizational Form: The Case of Franchising / James A. Brickley and Frederick H. Dark -- 5. Franchising: Firms, Markets, and Intangible Assets / Richard E. Caves and William F. Murphy II -- 6. Power in a Channel of Distribution: Sources and Consequences / Shelby D. Hunt and John R. Nevin -- Sect. 3. Survival and growth rates in franchising -- 7. Franchising: Promises, Problems, Prospects / Shelby D. Hunt -- 8. Survival Patterns Among Newcomers to Franchising / Timothy Bates -- 9. Franchising Growth and Franchisor Entry and Exit in the US Market: Myth and Reality / Francine Lafontaine and Kathryn L. Shaw -- 10. Towards a Model of Franchise System Development / Callum Floyd and Graham Fenwick -- Sect. 4. The franchise system ownership-redirection debate -- 11. Will Successful Franchise Systems Ultimately Become Wholly-Owned Chains? / Alfred R. Oxenfeldt and Anthony O. Kelly -- 12. Competitive Advantage Variation Over the Life Cycle of a Franchise / Charles M. Lillis, Chem L. Narayana and John L. Gilman -- 13. What We Know About Ownership Redirection in Franchising: A Meta-Analysis / Rajiv P. Dant, Audhesh K. Paswan and Patrick J. Kaufmann
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available in print edition
Subject Franchises (Retail trade)
Author Stanworth, John.
Hoy, Frank.
LC no. 2002068007
ISBN 041528418X cased
0415284198 paperback
OTHER TI Taylor & Francis EBS Perpetual 2017