The article gives an exposition and critique of recent American work on downsizing and restructuring. Emphasis is placed on the way this research simplifies the relations between "excellence" in restructuring and the social-psychological demands of organization re-design.
JENKINS, A. (1994). Decline and "Downsizing" Strategies : Remarks on the Idea of Best Practice. In: Sciences de Gestion et Problèmes de l'Emploi. Financial Management Association (FMA).