The author describes the application of a Delphi forecast in response to a unique event -- The Stockton & Darlington Railway Anniversary 1975. He illustrates the successes and failures of the survey and makes recommendations as to how failures may have been avoided. The article also includes ideas on how the Delphi approach might be used in other ways in social forecasting.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pergamon Press, Incorporated

    Maxwell House, Fairview Park
    Elmsford, NY  United States  10523
  • Authors:
    • Wilson, L S
  • Publication Date: 1977-2

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 79-83
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00164411
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 9 1977 12:00AM