TITLE

Global Decision-Making: The Role of Managerial Curiosity in Assessing Potentially Disruptive Information Technologies

AUTHOR(S)
Garrison, Gary; Harvey, Michael; Napier, Nancy
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Multinational Business Review (St. Louis University);Winter2008, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on managerial curiosity in the evaluation of potential harmful information technology in global organizations. It mentions treat curiosity as a characteristic of managers which can help them assess the usefulness and adoption of technology. The article uses the resource-based theory to expound on the use of curiosity in ensuring competitiveness. Disruptive information technologies are also assessed based on the different decision-making styles of managers. An overview of the paper is provided.
ACCESSION #
35445456

 

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