A contingency approach to decentralization

Carlisle, Howard M.
July 1974
Advanced Management Journal (03621863);Summer74, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p9
Academic Journal
Discusses how contingency theory can be used to assess decentralization and centralization approach to organizational structure. Characteristics of the theory; Features of the theory as it relates to management practice; Advantages of decentralization over centralization.


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