Second Edition

Introducing the new edition of the bestselling, concise strategy text designed for both undergraduate and Masters students ...

What people are saying about Foundations of Strategy …

  • This second edition of “Foundations of Strategy” is a concise but comprehensive strategic management textbook for both undergraduate-level and graduate-level students. The book covers some of the most fundamental challenges organizations face as they strive to gain and sustain competitive advantage. The book is full of contemporary case studies that include a balanced mix of theory and application in strategic management. This new edition provides a very useful tools and resources to the increasingly important discipline of strategic management.
    Dr Jay Lee, California State University, Sacramento
  • Foundations of Strategy” explains current theory clearly and carefully, with a good range of examples. The quality of my students’ strategic analyses has improved perceptibly since I started using it.
    Dr Adrian Haberberg, University of East London
  • The material is clearly written, based strongly on sound economic principles and not over-elaborated. It is precise, concise, clear and well laid out.
    Malcolm Brady, DCU Ireland
  • This student-centred text is comprehensive, explains concepts without losing depth and features good, relevant examples.
    Lindsay Muir, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Compared to other concise texts on Strategy, this text goes into more depth on important areas, explains economic underpinnings more clearly and also highlights common problems in applying models.
    Sheena Davies, University of Portsmouth


About the Book

Foundations of Strategy, Second Edition is a concise text aimed at both undergraduate and Masters students.

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About the Authors

Robert M. Grant is the Eni Professor of Strategic Management at Bocconi University in Milan.

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

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Adopted by leading business schools all across the world, Contemporary Strategy Analysis, 8th Edition is suitable for both MBA and advanced undergraduate students.

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