Advantages and disadvantages of scenario approaches for strategic foresight

@inproceedings{Mietzner2005AdvantagesAD,
  title={Advantages and disadvantages of scenario approaches for strategic foresight},
  author={Dana Mietzner and Guido Reger},
  year={2005}
}
Scenarios, as a prime technique of future studies, have long been used by government planners, corporate managers and military analysts as powerful tools to aid in decision making in the face of uncertainty. The idea behind them is to establish thinking about possible futures which can minimise surprises and broaden the span of managers’ thinking about different possibilities. Today the question of what scenarios are is unclear except with regard to one point they have become extremely popular… CONTINUE READING

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