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== Recognize organizational differences (alpha = 0.82) ==

=== Items ===
Prior to forming this particular alliance, the firm and this partner actively sought to acknowledge their organizational differences. (0.78)
Organizational differences between the firm and this partner were identified or emerged. (0.87)
The firm and this partner openly discussed their organizational differences. (0.90)

=== Source ===
Lavie et al. (2012): Organizational Differences, Relational Mechanisms, and Alliance Performance. Strategic Management Journal, Vol. 33, No. 13, pp. 1453–1479

=== Comments ===
The word "or" in the second item might make it a bit vague.