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

Garrison, Gary; Harvey, Michael; Napier, Nancy
January 2008
Multinational Business Review (St. Louis University);Winter2008, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p21
Academic Journal
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.


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