1 The Department of Communication, Business and Information Technologies, Roskilde University2 Management and organization, Department of Social Sciences and Business, Roskilde University
The paper attempts to contributet establishing a stronger theoretical foundation of the notion of organizational legimicacy by examining two institutional approaches: The sociological branch of French convention theory, also called économie de la grandeur, and, secondly, recent developments within sociological neo-institutionalism.
Institutional theory, legimacy, conventions
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The International Workshop on New Developments in Institutional Theory and the Analysis of Institutional Changes in Capitalism, 2005