Beneficial or Detrimental Ignorance: The Straw Man Fallacy of Flyvbjerg’s Test of Hirschman’s Hiding Hand
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KeywordsAlbert O. Hirschman; Hiding Hand; ignorance; project management; straw man fallacy;
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