Environmental Scanning Practices of Manufacturing Firms in Nigeria

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The purpose of this study was to examine scanning practices in a developing country by looking at the scanning behavior of executives of Nigerian manufacturing firms. Specifically, this study examined the decision maker's perception of environmental uncertainty (PEU), the frequency and degree of interest with which decision makers scan each sector of the environment, the frequency of use of various sources of information, the number of organizational adjustments made in response to actions of environmental groups, and the obstacles encountered in collecting information from the environment.

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Sawyerr, Olukemi Olaitan May 1992.

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The purpose of this study was to examine scanning practices in a developing country by looking at the scanning behavior of executives of Nigerian manufacturing firms. Specifically, this study examined the decision maker's perception of environmental uncertainty (PEU), the frequency and degree of interest with which decision makers scan each sector of the environment, the frequency of use of various sources of information, the number of organizational adjustments made in response to actions of environmental groups, and the obstacles encountered in collecting information from the environment.

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Sawyerr, Olukemi Olaitan. Environmental Scanning Practices of Manufacturing Firms in Nigeria, dissertation, May 1992; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc277815/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .