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A systems thinking framework for problem solving and design in worker co-ops 2008 AGM & Conference of the Canadian Worker Co-op Federation Ikiene 15 th November 2008
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Why systems thinking? The name of the real devil “The name of the real devil is sub-optimization: Finding out the best way to do something which should not be done at all” Boulding, EK. 1970. Fun and games with the Gross National Product. In The Role of Misleading Indicators in Social Policy .
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Why systems thinking? The name of the real devil Sub-optimisation is like putting the ladder against the wrong wall for where you want to go When the marketing department pushes the organisation to produce a greater variety of products and services than can be handled cost-effectively, the higher cost of production can be to
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