Nature and Science




A Multi-relation Based Approach to Resource Deployment Strategies, Core Resources and Performance for China Steel Industry

Bin Dou, Zhilong Tian

Abstarc :

 It is an important problem how to achieve and maintain the competitive advantage of China’s
steel industry. This problem is addressed from the viewpoint of resource-based theory. Techniques applied include DEA, Principal Components  Analysis, Strategy Group  Analysis, ANOVA  and Multivariate
Regression to  the analysis of data,  probing into the multi-relation  of resource deployment strategy  and
performance and discovering out the core resources. [Nature and Science. 2004;2(3):30-40].




Key Word :
resource deployment strategy; core resources; performance

Volume 2, Number 3, October 2004 , ISSN 1545-0740