skip to content
Smart choices : a practical guide to making better decisions Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Smart choices : a practical guide to making better decisions

Author: John S Hammond; Ralph L Keeney; Howard Raiffa
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : Harvard Business Review Press, [1999] ©1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Experts with over 100 years of experience resolving complex decision problems offer a proven, straightforward, and flexible roadmap for making better and more impactful decisions, and offer the tools to achieve your goals in every aspect of your life.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John S Hammond; Ralph L Keeney; Howard Raiffa
ISBN: 9781633691049 1633691047
OCLC Number: 919075327
Notes: 2015 reprint.
Includes index.
"Parts of chapters 5 and 6 were previously published as Even swaps: a rational method for making trade-offs in Harvard Business Review. Parts of Chapter 10 were previously published as The hidden traps in decision making in Harvard Business Review"--Title page verso.
Description: x, 244 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface --
Making Smart Choices --
Problem --
Objectives --
Alternatives --
Consequences --
Tradeoffs --
Uncertainty --
Risk Tolerance --
Linked Decisions --
Psychological Traps --
The Wise Decision Maker --
A Roadmap to Smart Choices --
About the Authors.
Responsibility: John S. Hammond, Ralph L. Keeney, Howard Raiffa.

Abstract:

Experts with over 100 years of experience resolving complex decision problems offer a proven, straightforward, and flexible roadmap for making better and more impactful decisions, and offer the tools  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/919075327> # Smart choices : a practical guide to making better decisions
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "919075327" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/prise_de_decision_relations_humaines> ; # Prise de décision (Relations humaines)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/skills_development> ; # Skills development
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/decision_taking_human_relations> ; # Decision taking (Human relations)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BF448> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/658.403/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/developpement_d_aptitudes> ; # Développement d'aptitudes
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/decision_making> ; # Decision making
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Person/hammond_john_s_1937> ; # John S. Hammond
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Person/raiffa_howard_1924_2016> ; # Howard Raiffa
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Person/keeney_ralph_l_1944> ; # Ralph L. Keeney
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2015" ;
   schema:description "Experts with over 100 years of experience resolving complex decision problems offer a proven, straightforward, and flexible roadmap for making better and more impactful decisions, and offer the tools to achieve your goals in every aspect of your life."@en ;
   schema:description "Preface -- Making Smart Choices -- Problem -- Objectives -- Alternatives -- Consequences -- Tradeoffs -- Uncertainty -- Risk Tolerance -- Linked Decisions -- Psychological Traps -- The Wise Decision Maker -- A Roadmap to Smart Choices -- About the Authors."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/35728321> ;
   schema:genre "Nonfiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Smart choices : a practical guide to making better decisions"@en ;
   schema:productID "919075327" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781633691049> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB595124> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/919075327> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Person/hammond_john_s_1937> # John S. Hammond
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1937" ;
   schema:familyName "Hammond" ;
   schema:givenName "John S." ;
   schema:name "John S. Hammond" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Person/keeney_ralph_l_1944> # Ralph L. Keeney
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1944" ;
   schema:familyName "Keeney" ;
   schema:givenName "Ralph L." ;
   schema:name "Ralph L. Keeney" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Person/raiffa_howard_1924_2016> # Howard Raiffa
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1924" ;
   schema:deathDate "2016," ;
   schema:familyName "Raiffa" ;
   schema:givenName "Howard" ;
   schema:name "Howard Raiffa" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/decision_taking_human_relations> # Decision taking (Human relations)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Decision taking (Human relations)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/developpement_d_aptitudes> # Développement d'aptitudes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Développement d'aptitudes"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/prise_de_decision_relations_humaines> # Prise de décision (Relations humaines)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Prise de décision (Relations humaines)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/35728321#Topic/skills_development> # Skills development
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Skills development"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781633691049>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1633691047" ;
   schema:isbn "9781633691049" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.