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Organizational Theory

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Organization Theory
Adrienne Jones
Strayer University
Managerial Economics and Globalization- ECO 550
Dr. Ian McDevitt
December 21, 2013

Certificate of Authorship

I, Adrienne Jones, certify that I am the author of this document and any assistance I received in preparing this research paper is fully acknowledged. I have also cited in APA format for all sources that I obtained ideas, data, and words. Sources are properly credited according to the APA guidelines. Adrienne Jones

Date: December 21, 2013

Table of Contents
Letter of Certifiication............................................................................................................................2 Introduction......................................................................................................................................3 The Development of Organizational theory............................................................................................5 Classical Theory.......................................................................................................................................6 Human Ecology Theory.........................................................................................................................7 Organizational Economics Theory.........................................................................................................10 Contingency Theory................................................................................................................................13 Network Theory......................................................................................................................................16 Institutional Theory................................................................................................................................17 Dependency...