The Relationship between Identifiable Attributes and Decision-Making Ability of Purchasing Personnel as Measured by the Results of a Management Game Page: 74
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Business games are designed to that decisions may be pro-
cessed on computers or hand scored. Because of the large num-
ber of players it was felt that a game designed for computer processed
results would enable faster return of decision results and help to
maintain the interest of the participants throughout the entire cycle
of the game.
Game Selection Criteria
For the reasons cited above, it was decided that the manage-
ment game used in this study should be a functional game using
unnamed and unidentified products. Furthermore, the game should
be non-interactive, designed for individual participation, and computer
scored. One of the games reviewed that meets all of the aforemen-
tioned criteria is Greenlaw and Frey's "Finansim. " This game
was selected for use in this study over other games meeting the same
criteria because the financial aspects of the game are closely related
to the purchasing problems presented to most purchasing people, yet
it was not felt that the decisions required of the participants would
duplicate those of the participants' job requirements. The areas of
Babb and Eisgruber, op. cit. , p. 20.
Greenlaw and Frey, 0£. cit.
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Ellis, Norman Dean, 1933-. The Relationship between Identifiable Attributes and Decision-Making Ability of Purchasing Personnel as Measured by the Results of a Management Game, dissertation, May 1973; Denton, Texas. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc164597/m1/87/: accessed April 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; .