Futures research report card—quantity: A; quality: C; and impact: F

@inproceedings{Linstone1984FuturesRR,
  title={Futures research report card—quantity: A; quality: C; and impact: F},
  author={Harold A. Linstone},
  year={1984}
}
Abstract Futures research has at best only a slight influence on public and private sector decision-making. Bridging the wide gap between analysis and action means reexamining how we are looking and what we are looking at. The ability to deal with multiple, even conflicting, perspectives simultaneously and to focus on vital substantive problem areas should help. The traditional ‘rational actor’ approach must be augmented and balanced with organizational/societal and personal/individual… CONTINUE READING

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