DECISION MAKING IN GLOBAL PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Editor: Marjanovic Dorian, Storga Mario, Pavkovic Neven, Bojcetic Nenad
Author: Soendergaard ,E.; Ahmed-Kristensen, S.
Section: DESIGN ORGANISATION AND MANAGEMENT
This paper investigates the underlying reasons for decisions made in global product development cases that have failed or been changed over time. The research is based on a literature study combined with case data from Danish industry. The paper identifies a need for further research into decision making methods in a global product development context, in order to develop effective decision support tools for manufacturing companies involved in global product development.