Accession Number : AD0687463

Title :   MANAGEMENT GAME TEAMS IN EDUCATION AND ORGANIZATION RESEARCH: AN EXPERIMENT OF RISK TAKING.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE INST OF TECH PITTSBURGH PA MANAGEMENT SCIENCES RESEARCH GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Lewin,Arie Y. ; Weber,Wesley L.

Report Date : NOV 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The paper describes an experiment on changes in individual and group risk taking tendencies recurring during a semester play of the Carnegie Tech management game. The paper concludes with a discussion of the methodological problems associated with using management games in research, emphasizing the need for games designed specifically for research. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAME THEORY, *MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING), DECISION MAKING, OPERATIONS RESEARCH, PROBLEM SOLVING, BEHAVIOR, GROUP DYNAMICS, QUESTIONNAIRES

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE