Strategic Management Simulations: the German Case

  • Klaus Breuer
  • Siegfried Streufert
Part of the Evaluation in Education and Human Services book series (EEHS, volume 43)


This chapter initially considers the rationale and potential value of games and simulations for managerial and executive assessment. Several shortcomings of existing techniques are discussed. In contrast, characteristics of the Strategic Management Simulations (SMS) are described in terms of applicability, reliability, construct validity, predictive validity and other factors. This chapter provides validity information about a German version of the SMS system via a case analysis procedure with two German samples.


Basic Sample Corporate Training Cognitive Complexity Informative Message Simulation Participant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Klaus Breuer
    • 1
  • Siegfried Streufert
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Law and EconomicsJohannes Gutenberg-UniversitätMainz
  2. 2.Department of Behavioral SciencePennsylvania State University, College of MedicineHershey
  3. 3.Department of PsychologyPennsylvania State University (Main Campus)PennsylvaniaUSA

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