We study changes in the performance effects of declining levels of diversification over time. Using results from two meta-analytical approaches (MARA and HOMA), we contribute to literature by arguing that the pressure to reduce diversification has affected those firms particularly strongly whose diversification strategies were most detrimental to firm performance.

dx.doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2017.244, hdl.handle.net/1765/125087
Academy of Management Proceedings
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University

Richter, A., Schommer, M., & Karna, A. (2017). The Performance Effects of Diversification in the Context of Its Decline: A Meta-Analytical Review. Academy of Management Proceedings. doi:10.5465/AMBPP.2017.244