Synopsis and Prognosis of Knowledge Management Research - Recent Trends and Research Agenda -

지식경영연구의 개관 및 향후 연구과제

  • 김효근 (이화여자대학교 경영학과) ;
  • 최인영 (이화여자대학교 경영학과) ;
  • 강소라 (이화여자대학교 경영학과)
  • Published : 2000.09.01


Today, knowledge is considered the most strategically important resource. As research in knowledge management advances, it ought to review and categorize the already published literatures on knowledge management in the area of business strategy, accounting/finance, human resource management and management information technology. To identify the knowledge management research trend, we analyze 168 articles published in prominent academic journal during last two decades. This paper develops three stages model for knowledge management research: observation, initiation and evolution stage. Also, we classify the given researches according to the three criteria of contents, related academic area and applied research method.