Accession Number:

ADA070952

Title:

Organization Design.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE OPERATIONS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

104.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this paper is to review the major concepts underlying the proper design of an organization structure for a business firm. It provides a review of the various managerial processes to support decision making in an organization. It discusses the major organization archetypes functional, divisional, and matrix organization forms presents a brief historical overview of various organization theories and finally concludes with recommendations of steps to be undertaken in the design of an organization structure. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE