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How do organizations develop communication that inherently supports the activities they are engaged in? Today, uncertainty in the environment leads to a need to have organizational structures that are able to communicate effectively. This is surely important in facing unforeseen changes in the fast-paced global economy. NECSI studies the network of communication in organizations and how that network is well or poorly suited to the tasks it performs. NECSI research into leadership and the structure of corporate organizations has revealed the value of distributed decision making, when and why communication within a network should occur, as well as the role evolution can play in accelerating corporate improvement.

Publications, Books & Edited Volumes

Y. Bar-Yam, Complexity rising: From human beings to human civilization, a complexity profile, Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS UNESCO Publishers, Oxford, UK, 2002); also NECSI Report 1997-12-01 (1997). PDF

Y. Bar-Yam, Multiscale Variety in Complex Systems, Complexity 9:4, 37-45, 2004.

N. Repenning and J.D. Sterman, Californian Management Review. 43, 4, 64-92 (2001).

J.D. Sterman, Business Dynamics: Systems Thinking and Modeling for a Complex World (Irwin/McGraw-Hill, New York, ed. 1, 2000).

P.M. Senge, Sloan Management Review. 32, 1, 7-23 (Fall 1990).

P.M. Senge, G. Carstedt, Sloan Management Review. 42, 2, 24-38 (Winter 2001).

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