Designing a Process



This chapter addresses the requirements of a good process. Some of these requirements can be met through the right process design. This is where we enter the domain of negotiation architecture [22, 29]. The structure of the chapter is as follows. Section 3.2 will introduce the four main requirements of a process, or process agreements (we will refer to these as the core elements of a process design). A good process is:
  • an open process,

  • in which parties are offered security through protection of their core values,

  • which offers sufficient incentives for progress and momentum, and

  • which offers sufficient guarantees for the substantive quality of the results.


Design Principle Core Element Good Process Exit Option Small Party 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Technology, Policy and ManagementDelft University of TechnologyBX DelftNetherlands
  2. 2.JH LeiderdorpNetherlands

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