volume 21, issue 1, P86-100 2017
DOI: 10.1108/mbe-03-2016-0017
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Elena Shakina, Angel Barajas, Mariya Molodchik

Abstract: Purpose The paper aims to explore factors of the low competitiveness of Russian companies assuming that the gap in the endowment of intangible resources is responsible for the gap in competitiveness. Design/methodology/approach The framework of resources-based view is used to examine causality between the resources used and competitiveness measured by economic value added (EVA). Controlling for the most relevant factors, the authors place an emphasis on those intangible resources that are considered in the …

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