A Cognitive Model of the Learning Curve
AbstractThis article provides a cognitive foundation of the parameters that regulate a model of the learning curve. Organizational learning and its actual occurrence are linked to the number of available categories and to the amount of information to be processed.
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Length: 19 pages
Date of creation: 18 Aug 2002
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Note: Type of Document - PDF; pages: 19; figures: included. This paper builds on a previous paper by Bernardo H. Huberman, Hewlett- Packard laboratories.
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Learning Curve; Organization of Production; Team Work;
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- M11 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting - - Business Administration - - - Production Management
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2002-08-29 (All new papers)
- NEP-CBE-2002-08-29 (Cognitive & Behavioural Economics)
- NEP-EVO-2002-08-29 (Evolutionary Economics)
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- John F. Muth, 1986. "Search Theory and the Manufacturing Progress Function," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 32(8), pages 948-962, August.
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