Implications of the work March and Simon for organizations theories and decision making

Ivano Ribeiro

Abstract


Organizations of March and Simon (1958) is one of the most important references in organizational studies. The work isa milestone for presenting concepts and theories that today permeate the scientific research in the area. In this paper Ipresent an overview of the seven chapters that make up the original work. Later I make a discussion of these elements,seeking to identify possible gaps for studies in decision making. For this, I review some seminal research that wereinfluenced or discussed the impacts of the work for the development of this field of study. A major contribution of thispaper is to synthesize in a few pages some of the concepts and theories that shaped the investigations of theorganizational field. The results provide also some important clues about the possible advances of scientific researchthat relate to decision-making.

Keywords


Organizações; March e Simon; Tomada de decisão.



DOI: https://doi.org/10.5585/ijsm.v14i4.2285

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Copyright (c) 2015 Iberoamerican Journal of Strategic Management

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Revista Iberoamericana de Gestão Estratégica (IJSM)
Revista Ibero-Americana de Estratégia (RIAE)
e-ISSN: 2176-0756
https://periodicos.uninove.br/index.php?journal=riae

Revista Iberoamericana de Gestão Estratégica (IJSM) © 2022 Todos os direitos reservados.

Esta obra está licenciada com Licença
Creative Commons Atribuição-NãoComercial-CompartilhaIgual 4.0 Internacional