Successful Decision-making

A Systematic Approach to Complex Problems

  • Authors
  • Rudolf Grünig
  • Richard Kühn

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-15
  2. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
    Pages 1-3
  3. Decision problems and decision-making procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 7-15
    3. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 29-39
    4. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 41-55
  4. A general heuristic decision-making procedure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-58
    2. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 59-72
    3. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 73-90
    4. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 91-114
    5. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 149-170
  5. Special issues and approaches to resolving them

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-172
    2. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 173-184
    3. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 185-196
    4. Rudolf Grünig, Richard Kühn
      Pages 197-218
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 1-19

About this book

Introduction

Making decisions is certainly the most important task of a manager and it is often a very difficult one. This book offers a decision making procedure for solving complex problems step by step. Unlike other texts, the book focuses on problem analysis, on developing solution options and on establishing the decision making matrix.

The book is intended for decision makers in companies, in non-profit organisations and in public administration. It is an approach to helping them to solve complex problems successfully. The book is also addressed to students and to participants in executive courses.

Keywords

Complex Problems Decision Making Heuristic Decision Making Problem Solving Solving Complex Problems linear optimization organization

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-00854-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-00853-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-00854-2
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