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ERIC Number: EJ587185
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0262-1711
Downsizing: Measuring the Costs of Failure.
Appelbaum, Steven H.; Lavigne-Schmidt, Suzanne; Peytchev, Mihail; Shapiro, Barbara
Journal of Management Development, v18 n5 p436-63 1999
Review of literature on downsizing from 1994 to 1998 found evidence that some downsizing is inevitable and can have positive outcomes (increased efficiency, competitiveness, profits). However, poor implementation by unprepared managers makes the experience worse than necessary for individuals and organizations. (SK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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