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SBE 2020: Submission Detail

ID Number: 68
Title: Evolving Research for the Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences of NSF
Lead Author: Roberts, Karlene H
Abstract: This paper discusses the need to develop teams of people who can work together to design methodologies and analytic strategies to simultaneously address individual, team, managerial, organizational, regulation, political, etc. potential causes of all kinds of outcome variables. Here the focus is on crisis prevention and mitigation, but the same discussion holds for other outcomes The range of disciplines needed to answer macro questions about crisis prevention and mitigation is broad, depending on the issues addressed by the study. Almost every question one could imagine concerning how systems of organizations contribute to failure is still left to be answered. BPs failure in the Gulf of Mexico gives us many examples such as what were the barriers to success caused by each of BPs constituents (MMS, Halliburton, Transocean, etc.)?
PDF: Roberts_Karlene_68.pdf

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