International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

 

STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT: THE LINK BETWEEN THE AGENCY THEORY AND THE COMPANY’S COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE
Omari Albert Otungu, Wesonga Justus Nyongesa, Otieno Eliud ochieng, Kaburi simeon

Abstract
This paper’s main objective is to give an in-depth view of strategic management theory, emerging issues in strategic management and show the link between the Agency and the organizations’ competitive advantage. A review of the relevant available literature will be carried out and the linkage among the three basic concepts of strategic management theory, emerging issues and Agency theory will be identified. An explication of Agency theory will be done in order to unravel its main contribution to the organization’s competitive advantage which leads to the optimum performance of an organization.

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