Accession Number:

ADA113658

Title:

Symposium on Information Processing in Organizations.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 81-Apr 82,

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA DEPT OF SOCIAL SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

286.0

Abstract:

A two-day symposium was held at Carnegie-Mellon University in October 1981 to bring together social scientists doing research in the area of information processing in organizations. The eight papers were presented and discussed in detail include The maximization process under uncertainty, Information systems in organizations, Formulating and justifying budget problems, Communicating with people in emergencies, Gossip, information and decision making, An on-going case study in technological innovation, Information and ambiguity in organizational change, The nature of managerial attention.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE