Accession Number : AD0262550

Title :   THE EVALUATION OF INFORMATION IN ORGANIZATIONS

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY

Personal Author(s) : RADNER,ROY

Report Date : 01 JUN 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Team decision problems with quadratic payoff functions Characterization of optimal decision functions and value of information in the quadratic case Generation of information structures by processes of observation, communication, and computation Complete communication, complete information, and routine No communication and a case of complete infor mational decentralization Partitioned communication Dissemination of independent information Error in instruction Complete communication of erroneous observations Management by exception: reporting exceptions Management by exception: emergency conference Comparisons among the several information structures

Descriptors :   *GAME THEORY, *GROUP DYNAMICS, *MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, *OPERATIONS RESEARCH, *SOCIAL COMMUNICATION, ALGEBRA, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), PROBABILITY, SERIES(MATHEMATICS), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE