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Document type:
Konferenzbeitrag 
Author(s):
Elezi, Fatos; Schmidt, Michael; Tommelein, Iris D.; Lindemann, U. 
Title:
Enhanced Viability in Organizations: An Approach to Expanding the Requirements of the Viable System Model 
Abstract:
The Viable System Model (VSM) is a functional model of organizational structures whose implementation results in a presumably viable system. Despite scientific arguments and successful implementations in organizations, the VSM is still not widely used in practice. A reason may be that the VSM as defined by Beer addresses only the structural domain of the control (management) system in an organization and appears to miss some prerequisites for viability. Aiming for a more comprehensive approach f...    »
 
Keywords:
Management Cybernetics; Viable System Model; Organizational Structures; Viability Requirements 
Book / Congress title:
International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM) 2013 
Year:
2013 
Quarter:
4. Quartal 
Notes:
Systems Engineering 
Semester:
WS 13-14