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Defining and Assessing the Impact of Information on Development. Building Research and Action Agendas
(Horton, Forest Woody, 2000)
This is the final monograph published for what has been perhaps the largest and most complex research investigation ever attempted on the far-reaching impacts of information and information resources on the political, ...
Prioritisation of Food Security by Decision Makers in the Caribbean, a Study of Three Caribbean Territories: Trinidad and Tobago, Belize and Barbados
(Caribbean Agri-Economic Society, 2015-08-28)
The consequences of global food and nutrition insecurity, for example, high and fluctuating food prices would have had an impact on individual countries worldwide. This vulnerability in the Caribbean is, in fact, reflected ...
Decision Theory in the automotive market
(Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, 2014)
Decision rules and information provision: monitoring versus manipulation
(Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia da FGV, 2002-08-01)
The paper focuses on the organization of institutions designed to resolve disputes between two parties, when some information is not veriable and decision makers may have vested preferences. It shows that the choice of how ...
HOSPITAL SELF-MANAGEMENT POLICY IN CHILE: PERCEPTIONS OF DECISION-MAKERS
(ORGANIZACION PANAMERICANA DE LA SALUD, 2013)
Making decisions in the absence of clear facts
The effectiveness of a decision maker is not demonstrated through access to better or more information. Effectiveness is demonstrated in an ability to use, more resourcefully, whatever limited information is available, and ...
Decision rules and information provision : monitoring vs manipulation
(Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia da FGV, 2001-12-06)
We analyze the contractual design problem of a principal who delegates decision-making and information provision. The principal faces two tasks: he has to decide the level of discretion to be granted to the decision-maker ...
Processo de formulação estratégica sob a perspectiva dos decisores da CAERN
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do NorteBRUFRNPrograma de Pós-Graduação em AdministraçãoPolíticas e Gestão Públicas; Gestão Organizacional, 2013-12-20)