Handbook of Management Scales/Social control
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Social control (alpha = 0.930/0.703)
The authors consider two forms of control, namely formal control and social control.
- We can trust our partners in the process of cooperation.
- The shared vision and values have been built in the cooperation.
- We are confident of the capability of our partner.
- Without monitoring, the partner would fulﬁll his obligations.
- We often communicate ideas about selling, production and servicing with our partner.
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