Bazerman & Moore’s Judgment in Managerial Decision Making, 7th edition embeds behavioral decision research into the organizational realm by examining . Judgment in Managerial Decision Making has ratings and 28 reviews. Monique said: Okay so another Graduate required reading book down and this one. But, with Judgment in Managerial Decision Making, you can learn how to overcome those biases to make better Making. by Max Bazerman and Don A. Moore.

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Probably the best book I have ever read on decision making. The curriculum used at the school didn’t do the book justice as it fell short to meet the curriculum’s requirement in my opinion. Cite View Details Find at Harvard. He also provides four strategies to overcome or, more precisely, work around these human limitations. One of the most intriguing chapters had to do with Biases and what causes people to make decisions such as the Availability heuristic which makes people more likely to make a decision based on the frequency, probability or likely event that the opportunity is limited in time; the Confirmation Bias which deals with people searching for evidence to support a conclusion or deduction made before hand—as mentioned people will always find facts to support what they want to believe; the Anchoring Bias which is used often in Used Car sales that operates on the initial starting point as a factor to sway a decision.

For a general management or skim over decisio I read the book for a master’s program.

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Well written, and makihg lots of rigorous research backing everything up which is often lacking in business textbooks.

Debias Your Judgment Strategy 4: Jan 29, Mahdi Meskin rated it it was amazing Shelves: No trivia or quizzes yet. Bazerman is one of the leading theorists in negotiation and decision-making. In this piece, Max Bazerman summarizes a wide range empirical research on the makung of intuitive decision making: Strategies for Improving Decision Making: If you want to understand which biases are out there this is a good read, with lots of references to the studies in that area.

Useful guide on how to make sound, smart decisions Consider this scenario: Our results suggest that when the two problems are considered together, a different judgment emerges: I maiing to read this book for school and I really liked it. Would you like to change to the Egypt site? Find at Harvard Purchase. Past editions have been used in top universities, in business schools, and in public policy, psychology, and economics classes.

Acquire Expertise Strategy 3: Behavioral decision research provides many important insights into managerial behavior. The authors continue to incorporate the mmaking relevant new research and examples using current business problems and events.

Should be required reading in high school.

“Judgment in Managerial Decision Making” by Max H. Bazerman and Don A. Moore

Because the separate images of basketballs flying here and there overlap, the counters must pay close attention. However, the book only present you the errors of human. Best discussion on business ethics I have ever read – light-years ahead of many undergraduate business school ethics maoing and mass media analysis.


Also a bit scary. Do we all humans really behave the same way?? Throughout, you’ll find numerous hands-on decision exercises and examples from the authors’ extensive executive training experience that will help you enhance the quality of your manageriak judgment.

Student View Student Companion Site. The most practical guide to managerial decisions that I’ve ever read. Highly recommend for Business Decision Makers.

One group wears black, the other white. Bazerman fills his book with learned insights, fascinating research and intriguing tests. Jan 06, Melissa rated it liked it. Max was named one of the top 30 authors, speakers, and teachers of management by Executive Excellence in each of their two most recent rankings.

The use of gaming theory, biases, blinding and framing. There is a lot of good information about management decision making but be aware it goes deep into the scientific side of decision making. Only a few managerkal out of the book were used. The text examines judgment in a variety of organizational contexts and provides practical strategies for changing your decision-making processes and improving these processes so that they become part of your permanent behavior.

Return to Book Page. For a general management or skim over decision making type class, this book was too detailed. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Organizational implications are discussed. Thus, It requires a lot of effort to really improve your decision-making.