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The Decision Sciences Institute

  1. Krishna S. Dhir

Published Online: 19 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms1066

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

How to Cite

Dhir, K. S. 2013. The Decision Sciences Institute. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. 1–7.

Author Information

  1. Campbell School of Business, Mount Berry, GA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2013

Abstract

This articles describes the inception and evolution of the Decision Sciences Institute, an academic and professional association that brings together individuals interested in studying and improving the process of decision making in the context of individual, organizational, and societal interests. The activities of the Institute draw from various quantitative and qualitative disciplines within and outside the business schools at various institutions of higher learning.

Keywords:

  • decision making;
  • decision sciences;
  • research;
  • teaching;
  • practice