For courses in strategy and strategic management.
Core strategic management concepts without the excess.
Just the essentials, Strategic Management and Competitive Advantage
strips out excess by only presenting material that answers the question: does this concept help readers analyze real business situations? This carefully crafted approach provides readers with all the tools necessary for strategic analysis. Teaching and Learning Experience
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Part 1: THE TOOLS of STRATEGIC ANALYSIS
CHAPTER 1: What Is Strategy and the Strategic Management Process? 2
CHAPTER 2: Evaluating a Firm’s External Environment 28
CHAPTER 3: Evaluating a Firm’s Internal Capabilities 64indows User
End-of-Part 1 Cases PC 1–1
Part 2: BUSINESS-LEVEL STRATEGIES
CHAPTER 4: Cost Leadership 102
CHAPTER 5: Product Differentiation 130
End-of-Part 2 Cases PC 2–1
Part 3: CORPORATE STRATEGIES
CHAPTER 6: Vertical Integration 162
CHAPTER 7: Corporate Diversification 188
CHAPTER 8: Organizing to Implement Corporate Diversification 220
CHAPTER 9: Strategic Alliances 248
CHAPTER 10: Mergers and Acquisitions 276
CHAPTER 11: International Strategies 306
End-of-Part 3 Cases PC 3–1
Appendix: Analyzing Cases and Preparing for Class Discussions 343
Company Index 355
Name Index 359