Participative Decision-Making: An Integration of Multiple Dimensions

  title={Participative Decision-Making: An Integration of Multiple Dimensions},
  author={J. Stewart Black and Hal B. Gregersen},
  journal={Human Relations},
Few topics have resulted in as much theory,empirical study, controversy, and practical applicationas participative decision-making (PDM). Although mostpast empirical research has assumed that thedecision-making process in PDM was unidimensional, this paperexplores a multidimensional view and examines theintegration of degree of participation anddecision-making processes and their relationship withsatisfaction and performance. The results suggest that thedegree of involvement in generating… 
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