The CIO as Chief Knowledge Officer

The CIO as Chief Knowledge Officer

Petter Gottschalk (Norwegian School of Management, Norway)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59904-423-1.ch010


The centrality of knowledge in organizations is reflected in the emergence of the knowledge-based view as an important theoretical stance in contemporary orga-nizational research. Theoretical proposals indicate that advantages for a firm arise from cooperative social contexts that are conducive to the creation, coordination, transfer, and integration of knowledge distributed among its employees, depart-ments, and cooperating agencies.

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