Modern Management Applied to Academic Decisions

Murray, Michael A.
January 1976
Academy of Management Review;Jan1976, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p79
Academic Journal
Modern management has much to offer academic administrators who seek new ways to deal with complex institutional problems. There is a danger, however, in applying quantitative, mathematical tools to educational issues which are substantive and non-quantitative. Care should be exercised in applying such techniques as: cost-benefit analysis, linear programming, management by objectives and systems analysis.


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