Shannon Entropy Applied to Productivity of Organizations

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Abstract

The application of Shannon's entropy notion to organizations shows that there is a maximum per capita rate for decision-making that decreases for fundamental reasons as an organization grows. The result may be impaired productivity among knowledge managers, unless there is restructuring.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages25-29
Number of pages5
StatePublished - Dec 1 2003
EventIEMC'03 Proceedings, Managing Technologically Driven Organizations: 'The Human Side of Innovation and Change' - Albany, NY, United States
Duration: Nov 2 2003Nov 4 2003

Other

OtherIEMC'03 Proceedings, Managing Technologically Driven Organizations: 'The Human Side of Innovation and Change'
CountryUnited States
CityAlbany, NY
Period11/2/0311/4/03

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)
  • Management Science and Operations Research

Keywords

  • Business reengineering
  • Control theory
  • Decision networks
  • Information theory
  • Knowledge management
  • Management
  • Organizational entropy

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