INF 2149 Administrative Decision Making in Information Organizations
2019 Fall Term
Instructor: Chun Wei Choo
Site URL: http://uoft.me/INF2149
Please note that Assignment 1 is due by the end of day on Oct 29.
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Students are welcome to use the course wiki to recommend articles, books, videos, etc., that are relevant to our course.
Chun Wei's office hours are Wednesdays, 3.30 - 4.30pm in Room 628. Other times available by appointment.
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- Course Description
- Course Schedule and Lecture Slides
- COURSE WIKI: Case analysis worksheets; group project pages
- Lecture Slides (PDFs in Course Schedule page)
- Assignment 1: Essay on Organizational Decision Making
- Assignment 2: Case Analysis and Presentation
- Course Map
The following figure represents the four main modes of organizational decision making that we will analyze in this course.
A selection of resources on decision making
- Decision Support and Business Intelligence Systems, Web-based resources accompanying the 2015 text (10th edition) by Efraim Turban, Ramesh Sharda, Dursun Delen.
- Decision Support Systems Resources Page, part of the ISWorld Net collection of resources.
- Rational Choice Theory. Organizational decision making theory is based, to varying degrees, on rational choice making as some kind of a benchmark. The assumptions of Rational Choice Theory are enumerated here.
- Society for Judgment and Decision Making
An "interdisciplinary organization dedicated to the study of normative, descriptive, and prescriptive theories of decision." Contains a page pointing to related resources.
- Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes Journal