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Organizing and Reorganizing Markets

Nils Brunsson and Mats Jutterström


Organizing and Reorganizing Markets is an edited volume that brings organization theory to the study of markets. The differences between markets and organizations are often exaggerated. Both are organized. Organizing exists in addition to other processes and phenomena that form markets: the mutual adaption among sellers and buyers as described in mainstream economics and the institutions described in institutional economics and economic sociology. Market organization can be analysed with the same type of theories used for analysing organization within formal organizations. Through the use of m ... More

Keywords: market organization, organizations, organizing, reorganizing, partial organization

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Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9780198815761
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2018 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198815761.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Nils Brunsson, author
Professor of Management, Uppsala University

Mats Jutterström, author
Researcher, Score, Stockholm Centre for Organizational Research

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Chapter 1 Markets, Organizations, and Organization

Nils Brunsson and Mats Jutterström

Chapter 2 The Organization of Markets

Göran Ahrne, Patrik Aspers, and Nils Brunsson

Chapter 4 Primary Healthcare

Anders Forssell and Lars Norén

Chapter 6 When Sellers Create Markets

Nils Brunsson and Anna Tyllström

Chapter 9 Markets, Trust, and the Construction of Macro-Organizations

Nils Brunsson, Ingrid Gustafsson, and Kristina Tamm Hallström

Chapter 14 Organizing Marketplaces

Patrik Aspers and Asaf Darr

Chapter 17 Multiplicity, Complexity, and Recurrent Change

Nils Brunsson and Mats Jutterström

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