TITLE

An Introduction to Organizational Design

AUTHOR(S)
McCaskey, Michael B.
PUB. DATE
December 1974
SOURCE
California Management Review;Winter74, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this synthesis of key concepts and findings from research on the design of organizations, the complex trade-offs involved in designing the structures and processes of an organization are examined from the contingency approach viewpoint. Empirical research provides guidelines for fitting together organizational form, the people in the organization, and the task environment; and some important areas for further research are identified.
ACCESSION #
6412438

 

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