The adequacy of information for managerial decision-making in China's business enterprises: an exploratory study
AbstractThis study explores how well Chinese business enterprises are satisfying managers' information needs in decision-making. A survey of managers was conducted in 72 firms from the Wuhan area, encompassing a variety of industries, sizes and strategies. The managers identified a wide range of information as being important, including financial, non-financial, and internally and externally focused measures. Overall, they were quite positive about the information items on a number of attributes, including their current availability, timeliness, accuracy, and ability to guide action. But the managers also saw many directions for improvement and expect a range of obstacles to their attainment.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Inderscience Enterprises Ltd in its journal Int. J. of Accounting, Auditing and Performance Evaluation.
Volume (Year): 3 (2006)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
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Web page: http://www.inderscience.com/browse/index.php?journalID=41
China; business enterprises; managers; decision-making; management information systems.;
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