Accession Number:

AD0271387

Title:

FACTORS IN IN-BASKET PERFORMANCE

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EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE PRINCETON N J

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Report Date:

1961-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The nature of administrative behavior and some of the major dimensions of administrative performance are studied. The procedures involved are 1 the development of in-basket materials, 2 the development of methods for scoring records of performance in the simulated job, and 3 the analysis of the intercorrelations of these scores, by factoring, as a means for revealing whatever major dimensions of behavior may exist in the data. Subjects in the present study included members from a variety of groups comparisons of these groups with respect to in asket scores are of interest from the standpoint of construct validity. A further stage of the study will be concerned with the relationships of dimensions of administrative performance to various other measures of abilities and personality. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE