A firm's relative position within an industry is given by its choice of competitive advantage (cost leadership vs differentiation) and its choice of competitive scope competitive scope distinguishes between firms targeting broad industry segments and firms focusing on a narrow segment. About the authors kent smetters, phd professor of business economics & public policy the wharton school kent smetters is the boettner chair professor at the wharton school of the university of pennsylvania and a faculty research fellow at the national bureau of economic research. Mark david nevins, mark david nevins is the director of training and development for booz-allen & hamilton's worldwide commercial consulting businesshe has global responsibility for formal and informal training and development programs for all of the firm's professional staff.
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