Functional Stupidity – The mysterious ways of large organizations explained

A friend of mine just brought my attention to this hot-off-the-press research paper, “A Stupidity Based Theory of Organizations”, by Mats Alvesson and Andre’ Spicer,  published in Journal Of Management Studies.

The paper is amazing, it explains a lot of the seemingly idiotic things frequently occuring in large organizations.

[Edit: the link above appears not work anymore, here’s another link]

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High tech industry veteran, avid hacker reluctantly transformed to mgmt consultant.
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