EMERGING ORGANIZATIONAL VALUES IN SHIPPING: PART 4 DECENTRALIZATION-THE REDEFINITION OF AUTHORITY IN SHIPPING COMPANY ORGANIZATION

Decentralization is a major theme of organizational change in shipping. It is often seen as "putting power back aboard ship". However, the authors argue that this view is too simple. Decentralization poses fundamental questions about the entire management structure of the shipping company. The redistribution of authority necessary for decentralization is discussed in terms of the company organization structure.

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    Taylor & Francis

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    Abingdon,   United Kingdom  OX14 4RN
  • Authors:
    • SMITH, M H
    • Roggema, J
  • Publication Date: 1980-10

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  • Accession Number: 00330945
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 21 1981 12:00AM