Factors influencing knowledge sharing behavior : a social-psychological view in tourism

M. Yiu, Chun Hung Roberts Law

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Knowledge sharing (KS) has been identified as a major focus area of knowledge management (KM). In tourism, KS is important yet it remains problematic and a challenge for managers. Drawing from theories of social psychology, motivation theories, and from an extensive of literature review on KS,this paper aims to identify factors that influence KS in tourism organizations.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11-41
Number of pages31
JournalService Science
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • Knowledge sharing
  • Tourism
  • Social psychology
  • Factors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Business and International Management
  • Marketing
  • Management Science and Operations Research
  • Modelling and Simulation

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