Institutional theory suggests that when there is high uncertainty about how to achieve specific outcomes, organizations are likely to emphasize standards and approve existing procedures.
resource-dependence vs social-issue
The former is associated with strategy concepts with their view of focal-organization-based stakeholders
the latter is associated with collaboration concepts with their view of issue-based stakeholders. However, both sets of concepts have drawbacks in applications to CSSPs.
Cross-Sector Partnerships to Address Social Issues: Challenges to Theory and Practice