Foundations of Strategy / Edition 1

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Foundations of Strategy is a new concise text aimed at bothundergraduate students and Masters students. With the needs ofthese students in mind, Robert Grant and JudithJordan write in an accessible style, with a clear,comprehensive approach and sound theoretical depth.

Extensive teaching materials such as Case Teaching notes, anInstructor’s Manual, Test Bank and PPT slides areavailable on an accompanying website -

The website also features extra, longer cases written byRobert Grant and access to a simulation for use inteaching.

Students have access to the entire text as an e-book withembedded video clips for each case study, and self test questionsto check understanding.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470971277
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/8/2012
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 520
  • Sales rank: 168,465
  • Product dimensions: 7.10 (w) x 9.50 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Robert M. Grant is Eni Professor of Strategy Management at Bocconi University in Milan and a Visiting Fellow at Georgetown University, Washington and City London University.

Judith Jordan is Teaching Associate in Management at the University of Bristol.

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Table of Contents

List of cases


1. The Concept of Strategy

2. Industry Analysis

3. Resources and Capabilities

4. The Nature and Sources of Competitive Advantage

5. Business Strategies in Different Industry and Sectoral Contexts

6. Technology-Based Industries and the Management of Innovation

7. Corporate Strategy

8. Global Strategies and the Multinational Corporation

9. Realising Strategy

10. Current Trends in Strategic Management



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