Closing the gap between Business Networks and Value Chain Analysis
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Business Networks
Value Chain Governance

How to Cite

Oliveira, L., Fleury, A., & Fleury, M. T. (2019). Closing the gap between Business Networks and Value Chain Analysis. Review of Business Management, 21, 664–682.


Purpose – The study discusses alternative ways to bridge the gap
between global value chain literature and literature focused on
management and strategy in business networks.
Design/methodology/approach – The study builds on an article cocitation
analysis using bibliographic data from 762 papers retrieved
from selected journals.
Findings – The results highlight influential constructs and frameworks
originating in the business network literature that could leverage the
research on Global Value Chains.
Originality/value – By better connecting with business network
research, global value chain theory may improve its capacity to
cope with modern empirical challenges, overcome
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