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Human Resource Management in the Context of High Uncertainties

Kwong, Caleb and Demirbag, Mehmet and Wood, Geoffrey and Lee Cooke, Fang (2021) 'Human Resource Management in the Context of High Uncertainties.' International Journal of Human Resource Management, 32 (17). 3569 - 3599. ISSN 0958-5192

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Abstract

This paper develops and extends the existing body of literature on human resource management (HRM) and contextual uncertainty. We identify and explore the consequences of present uncertainties of a broad scale and scope for the practice of HRM. We then review salient bodies of theorising, and map out relevant areas of application. This is followed by a presentation of some of the most recent work on uncertainty and HRM that is encompassed in this collection, which brings to bear evidence from around the world.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: contextual uncertainty, emerging economies, resilience, institutional context, MNE, societal culture
Divisions: Faculty of Social Sciences > Essex Business School
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2021 15:49
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2021 11:15
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/30861

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