Theories explain how and why managers and enterprises behave and perform as they..


Comparison of Core Theories

Theories explain how and why managers and enterprises behave and perform as they do. This assignment helps you to synthesize the theories and determine when they should be used within the context of analyzing data.

General Requirements:

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  • This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
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Write a paper (1,500 words) that compares the following business theories: resource-based theory (RBT), complexity theory, complex network theory, statistical learning theory, and game theory.

Include the following:

  • Trace the development of business theories.
  • Describe differences and similarities between theories.
  • Evaluate the applicability of business theories to current business environment.
Note:This assignment asked you to compare and contrast five theories and discuss their specific application to the current business environment, implying one increasingly driven by analytics.