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Realizing Decentralized Economies of Scale

Link: https://cisr.mit.edu/publication/2023_0101_DecentralizedDecisionMaking_VanderMeulen


Drawing on MIT CISR survey data, this research briefing describes how the extent to which an organization distributes operational decision rights to a majority of its teams can improve the speed at which the organization is able to sense and seize opportunities. By combining this approach with a set of practices that reduce bad complexity and promote the reuse of existing solutions, large established organizations can turn their size into an advantage—yielding increased innovative capacity and greater financial performance.

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Publication type: Research Briefing

Publication authors:
Nick van der Meulen