Decision Making

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Author(s) Jack Becker, Maxwell School, Syracuse University.   Date 2014     Source E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC)     Abstract This case centers on Syracuse, New York,... read more
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 9:49pm
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date1998 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractFederal spending on major physical capital investments is projected to total more than $68 billion in fiscal year 1999. Past management problems and years of budget restraints have underscored the need to strengthen capital decision-making and management. The Office of... read more
Sunday, September 18, 2011 - 1:08am
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date1999 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractThe Government Performance and Results Act seek to improve the effectiveness, efficiency, and accountability of federal programs by requiring agencies to set program goals and measure results. Under the Act, agencies are to prepare annual performance plans to systematically... read more
Sunday, September 18, 2011 - 12:43am
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date2000 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractPursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed how federal agencies are using information technology (IT) to facilitate public participation in the rulemaking process, focusing on the: (1) potentially beneficial uses of IT in the rulemaking process that have not yet been... read more
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 11:43pm
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Author(s)U.S. Government Accountability Office Date2002 SourceU.S. Government Accountability Office AbstractThis report examines how best practices offer improvements to the way the Department of Defense (DOD) develops new weapons systems, primarily the design and manufacturing aspects of the acquisition process. Knowledge about a product's design and producibility facilitates... read more
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 10:47pm
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Author(s)Alicen KandtDate2011SourceU.S. Department of EnergyAbstractThe Department of Energy’s (DOE) Solar America Showcase program seeks to accelerate demand for solar technologies among key end use market sectors. As part of this activity, DOE provides technical assistance through its national laboratories to large-scale, high-visibility solar installation projects. The Solar Schools Assessment... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 1:15pm
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Author(s)Elizabeth NisbetDate2009SourceU.S. Department of Labor AbstractFarmers and industry groups often advocate for change in immigration policy to address farm labor shortages. Such calls for intervention raise questions about the range of policies that relate to labor supply and affect farmworkers in local markets. This paper describes a case study of policies related to farmworker supply... read more
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 1:02pm
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Author(s)Samantha Levine, Allana Jackson, Alan TuckDate2008Source The Bridgespan GroupAbstractN/AAccess through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAADownload PDF: The Justice Project: Using Strategic Planning to Increase the Impact of Advocacy
Saturday, September 3, 2011 - 4:52pm
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Author(s) Tom HallDate unidentified Source The City of LaGrange Abstract The City of LaGrange is the regional water provider for the city, some of the unincorporated portions of Troup County and areas in Meriwether County including the City of Greenville. LaGrange is a midsize, heavily industrialized, community located in west, central Georgia with a population of... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 11:12pm
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Author(s) John L. Leach and Chris Boswell Date unidentified Source The Lee County Utilities Authority Abstract The Lee County Utilities Authority established by an act of the General Assembly in 1992, is a public utility providing treated drinking water and swere services to the unincorporated areas of Lee County. The purporse of the Authority is twofold: to... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 11:06pm
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Author(s) Harry Jue Date unidentified Source Water and Sewer Operations, City of Savannah Abstract The City of Savannah began acquiring privately owned water supply systems in the 1960's. Due to the location of some of these systems, the city was not able to connect them to the main water supply system. As a result, the city has operated them as "satellite"... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 10:57pm
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Author(s) Michigan Energy Office Date1998 Source Michigan Energy Office Abstract St.Charles is a combination of a church and school within one building. The school wing is about 40 years old. The church, originally on the south side of the school, caught fire and a new church was built north of the school wing. The old church was bulldozed and no longer exists. When... read more
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 10:14pm
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Author(s) Steve Tongue Date 2000 SourceMichigan Energy Office Abstract N/A Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAADownload PDF:Alpena_General_Hospital_Energy_Efficiency_Project
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 9:42pm
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Author(s)International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives Date2002 SourceInternational Council for Local Environmental Initiatives AbstractCuritiba, perhaps the best planned city in Brazil and an international model for sustainable development, is more than simply the result of a fewsuccessful projects. The city’s achievements are the result of strategic, integrated urban... read more
Monday, August 22, 2011 - 11:15am
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Author(s)Congressional Budget OfficeDate1997Source Congressional Budget OfficeAbstractIn 1970, the federal government established the Environmental Protection Agency (EP A) and be- gan to take over a large part of the decisionmaking responsibility for environmental protection that had previously belonged to state and local governments. By 1974, the Congress had charged that newly created agency... read more
Monday, August 22, 2011 - 10:39am
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Author(s)J"n Huggett and Kirk Kramer Date2008 SourceThe Bridgespan Group AbstractBoys Town was founded in 1917 by Father Flanagan, who wanted to provide a better home and future for boys that had been orphaned, abandoned, or abused. Famous for saying, “There is no such thing as a bad boy,” Flanagan campaigned against eugenics and set up residential homes, the first located in Omaha... read more
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 12:46pm
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Author(s) Dr. John Yen   Date 2008   Source Google Tech Talks   Abstract Delivering the right information to the "right people in the right time" for responding to extreme events has become increasingly difficult due to the explosion of information and the increasing severity of these events' impacts. Drawing from studies about effective human... read more
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:23pm
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Author(s)unidentified Date2007 Sourcehinaali3's Channel at Youtube AbstractHow to make a decision using analysis Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Analysis of Decision Making Process
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:19pm
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Author(s)Mike Lisagor Date2008 SourceAssociation for Corporate Growth in Seattle AbstractKeynote presentation by Mike Lisagor to the Association for Corporate Growth in Seattle, April 2008. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Implement a Decision Making Process
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:17pm
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Author(s) unidentified   Date 2008  Source Stephleec's Channel at Youtube   Abstract powerpoint explaining the anlaysis of decision making   Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAA External Link: Decision Making  
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:14pm
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Author(s) Dr. Mike Orkin   Date 2006   Source Google at Youtube   Abstract Dr. Mike Orkin is a Managing Scientist at Exponent, a publicly traded scientific consulting company headquartered in Menlo Park. Mike has numerous research publications in game theory and probability theory and has written data mining and simulation software. He is a nationally known... read more
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:11pm
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Author(s)Chuck Clayton Date2008 Sourceunidentified AbstractDo you have trouble making great decisions?  This video introduces you to where you can get methods to make great decisions. Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: The Secrets of Great Decision Making!
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:09pm
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Author(s)Richard McKenzieDate2007  SourceMicroeconomics for MBAs, richardmckenzie's Channel at Youtube Abstractased on the textbook "Microeconomics for MBAs Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: 14.3 - Public Choice - Rent Seeking
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 4:06pm
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Author(s)The Bridgespan Group Date2008SourceThe Bridgespan GroupAbstractWhen nonprofit leaders try to use data to make better decisions, their experiences frequently seem like a 21st century equivalent of . Many have too little data. Others have too much and are paralyzed by its quantity, not knowing which data will yield the insights they need. Very few have access to just the right data,... read more
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 3:49pm
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Author(s) NovaMind   Date 2009   Source NovaMind   Abstract Watch this video to find out how to find and assess options and make decisions with ease and confidence even in the most difficult of circumstances.   Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAA External Link: Decision Making Made Easy With Mind Maps  
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 5:58pm
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Author(s)Robert Stokes Date2011 SourceDrexel University AbstractIn April 1995, Mayor Edward Rendell signed the bill that created a special services district for the Central Germantown community. The process that created the Germantown Special Services District (GSSD) had been neither easy nor fast—initial discussions of the dis- trict began in 1992. The GSSD was the fourth district... read more
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 4:00pm
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Author(s)Jeff Loux, University of California-Davis Dateunidentified SourceE-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) AbstractThe Governor has convened a blue-ribbon task force to address perceived environment versus economy issues in... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 9:24pm
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Author(s) Noam Ebner and Yael Efron, Tachlit Mediation and Negotiation Training, Israel   Date 2007   Source E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC)   Abstract Collaborative problem solving goes international... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 9:20pm
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Author(s)Jeff Loux, University of California, Davis Date2007 SourceE-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) AbstractAn historic road in Chance, California, may be preserved, widened, or changed in numerous ways as part of a local... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 9:16pm
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Author(s) Tom Bryer, University of Central Florida   Date 2007   Source E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC)   Abstract The Secretary of the Florida Department of Community Affairs has called a special... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 5:37pm
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Author(s) Alma Lowry, Syracuse University   Date 2008   Source E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC)   Abstract This exercise is based on an actual negotiated rulemaking that happened in the 1980s.  It... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 5:33pm
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Author(s) Thomas A. Bryer and Kristin N. Stewart, University of Central Florida   Date 2008   Source E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC)   Abstract The Young Professionals Network for the Arts simulation... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 5:29pm
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Author(s) Mike George, University of Nebraska, Omaha   Date 2010   Source E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC)   Abstract For this simulation students break into groups and work collaboratively to develop... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 4:55pm
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Author(s) Noam Ebner of Creighton University School of Law and Yael Efron of Zefat Academic College - School of Law; Hebrew University   Date 2010   Source E-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) Abstract Little... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 4:49pm
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Author(s)Linda Blessing and Bette F. DeGraw, Arizona State University Date2007SourceE-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University’s Collaborative Governance Initiative, a subset of the Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC) AbstractA state has received a major settlement against a tobacco company that will yield $2.5 billion over the... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 4:43pm
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Author(s)David E. Booher and Adam Sutkus Date2008 SourceE-PARCC, part of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University‟s Collaborative Governance Initiative AbstractThis is a six-party negotiation among public officials to develop a plan to utilize federal funds for emergency preparedness, agree on an on-going working relationship, and develop a press strategy to engage the public in... read more
Monday, August 8, 2011 - 4:31pm
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Author(s)ICLEI Local Government for Sustainability Date2000 SourceICLEI Local Government for Sustainability AbstractTroyan, a Bulgarian community of 46000 people had severe environmental problems that compromised its natural beauty and economic prosperity. Poor solid waste management and inadequate sewage treatment were polluting local water sources and causing health problems:... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 12:13pm
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Author(s)David Osborne Date2009 SourceThe Public Strategies Group Abstract"Government reform expert David Osborne discuss how local governments and school districts can reinvent themselves to squeeze more value out of every tax dollar they raise." Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link: Finding the Leverage for Change: Strategies for... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 9:14am
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Author(s) Leon Lasdon   Date 2009   Source McCombs School of Business   Abstract "Leon Lasdon, a professor in the Information, Risk, and Operations Management department at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, discussed the importance of operations research (OR) as an element of corporate decision during his... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 9:07am
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Author(s) Erica Olsen   Date 2010   Source MyStrategicPlan   Abstract "Erica Olsen from http:www.mystrategicplan.com details how and why you should perform a SWOT analysis as part of your organization's strategic plan." Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAA External Link: SWOT Analysis How to Perform One... read more
Thursday, August 4, 2011 - 9:02am
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Author(s)Mark A. Hager Date1996SourceProgram on NonProfit Organization at Yale University AbstractIn this case the reader must decide how the governing board of a floundering arts organization should respond to a motion for closure. The case illustrates the unique traits that founding executive directors often possess, the limitations of uninvolved boards, the dangers of inert programzs... read more
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 - 4:18pm
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Author(s)David H. Smith and Judith A. Granbois DateDecember 1996 SourceProgram on NonProfit Organizations at Yale University AbstractAlthough Mapletown's community hospital is operating in the black, it carries a substantial debt load and its future in the changing health care environments is uncertain. A physician's proposal to add an expensive high tech service brings to the... read more
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 - 4:14pm
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Authoriwi  Date 2001 Sourceiwi Abstract“Create the town of your dreams in SuperFun Town!If you could build your own city, wouldn´t you want it to be Super Fun? SFT is a turn based, city building game where the player can build dozens of different kinds of buildings from log cabins and diners to giant megascrapers and industrial plants, and you can grow your city by... read more
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 4:19pm
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Author(s)Playdom Inc. Date2011 SourcePlaydom Inc. Abstract“Have you ever wondered what it would be like to build your own city? What kind of neighborhoods would you build for your residents? Would your city be a bustling metropolis or a quaint suburb? What kind of jobs would your city offer? Social City lets you be the mayor of your very own thriving city! In this city building... read more
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 4:18pm
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AuthorGames facebook Date2010 SourceGamesfacebookAbstract"Always wanted to care for your own kingdom? In the new The Settlers – My City you can: Build your own blooming cities and take care of your inhabitants , invite your friends and help each other build thriving economies , explore the wide regions of your kingdom , set up a strong production and earn prosperity!Join the most... read more
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 4:12pm
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AuthorKabam Date2011 SourceKabam Play for Real Abstract"Glory of Rome is a strategy game in which you can transform your City into a thriving Empire and rebuild the Glory of Rome! Gain Glory by constructing buildings, researching new technologies, and training troops. Build an army to expand your Empire, and chat and ally with other players to better attack and defend against your... read more
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 4:06pm
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Author(s)Broken Bulb Game Studios Date2010 SourceBroken Bulb Game Studios Abstract“My Town is a fun and exciting city building game for Facebook.  With My Town, users are able to create an exciting, visually stunning city using hundreds of buildings and decorations.  Users begin by building a few basic homes and collecting money from those homes over time.  They can... read more
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 4:03pm
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Author(s) Gamesfacebook    Date 2010    Source Gamesfacebook   Abstract "You open your eyes to a jungle paradise where bananas turn to gold and you’re surrounded by gorgeous members of the opposite sex. “I survived!” you think. “Or did I?” Survival books recommend finding some food and building a shelter,... read more
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 3:58pm
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Author(s)Kabam Date2010 SourceKabam Abstract"Kingdoms of Camelot is the most advanced game on Facebook, allowing you to grow your Kingdom, attack other players, and become the mightiest Lord or Lady in Camelot!"  Access through the Cases and Simulations Portal from Rutgers SPAAExternal Link:  Kingdoms of Camelot
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 3:51pm
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Author(s)Digital Chocolate, Inc. Date2004 SourceDigital Chocolate, Inc. Abstract”Build your own dream city and become a MILLIONAIRE! Earn the dough to make your city spectacular with shops ,Stadium, Hotel, Commercial center and skyscrapers. Make a contract with a rockstar, famous Football player to make more money! You can build road for free and show your interest to the rest of... read more
Monday, August 1, 2011 - 3:46pm

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