SME flexibility and the role of information systems
UNSPECIFIED (1998) SME flexibility and the role of information systems. In: 5th Eruopean Conference on Information Systems, LISBON, PORTUGAL, JUN, 1995. Published in: SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMICS, 11 (2). pp. 183-196.Full text not available from this repository.
Small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) are a major component of all economies and are generally considered to be flexible, adaptive organisations. Although lagging behind their larger counterparts, SMEs are beginning to invest in information systems. Using data derived from a set of manufacturing SMEs located in the U.K., this paper investigates whether SMEs really do exhibit flexibility and if their use of information technology enhances or inhibits such flexibility.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
|Journal or Publication Title:||SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMICS|
|Publisher:||KLUWER ACADEMIC PUBL|
|Official Date:||September 1998|
|Number of Pages:||14|
|Page Range:||pp. 183-196|
|Title of Event:||5th Eruopean Conference on Information Systems|
|Location of Event:||LISBON, PORTUGAL|
|Date(s) of Event:||JUN, 1995|
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