7. Selectionism and Learning in Projects

  1. Christoph H. Loch,
  2. Arnoud De Meyer and
  3. Michael T. Pich

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172377.ch7

Managing the Unknown: A New Approach to Managing High Uncertainty and Risk in Projects

Managing the Unknown: A New Approach to Managing High Uncertainty and Risk in Projects

How to Cite

Loch, C. H., De Meyer, A. and Pich, M. T. (2006) Selectionism and Learning in Projects, in Managing the Unknown: A New Approach to Managing High Uncertainty and Risk in Projects, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172377.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471693055

Online ISBN: 9780470172377

Keywords:

  • project selectionism VC approach;
  • possible dysfunction identification;
  • VC business model;
  • trial-and-error learning and selectionist trials;
  • PRM contingency planning approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Selectionism and Learning at Molecular Diagnostics

  • Choosing and Combining Selectionism and Learning

  • Reexamining the Circored Project with this New Framework

  • Conclusion