Accession Number : AD0664302

Title :   BEHAVIOR IN GROUPS.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept.,

Corporate Author : PITTSBURGH UNIV PA MANAGEMENT RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Bass,Bernard M.

Report Date : 15 NOV 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Progress is reported for three research areas. (1) Combining Management Training and Research--four regional organizations in Europe (ERGOM), India (MITRA), North America (NARGOM) and Latin America (CINSELA) feed a data bank with management responses to standardized problems in organizational psychology to generate cross-cultural and cross-industrial comparisons of management behavior in small group exercises in budgeting, communicating, negotiating and evaluating. (2) Impact of EDP on Management--Surveys of management attitudes toward EDP in a large metropolitan banking system, in a large pharmaceutical firm and in 50 small to medium-sized banks. (3) Industrial Orientations Toward Work, Management and Organization--surveys of managers' and students' attitudes and personal factors associated with opinions about work and large organizations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, TRAINING), GROUP DYNAMICS, CULTURE, BANKING, BUDGETS, SOCIAL COMMUNICATION, BARGAINING, ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), ORGANIZATIONS, SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Humanities and History
      Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE