Dealing with the devil of deviation: managing uncertainty during product development execution(1)
2014 (English)In: R &D Management, ISSN 0033-6807, E-ISSN 1467-9310, Vol. 44, no 2, 203-216 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
This paper examines deviations in complex product development. Based on an extensive case study, using participant observations, interviews, and data from deviation reports, it illustrates the causes, procedures, management challenges of deviations, and organizational roles devoted to deviation management. Based on the rich data material, it furthermore proposes a typology of deviations developed for a better understanding of this significant empirical phenomenon.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. Vol. 44, no 2, 203-216 p.
Research-And-Development, Unforeseeable Uncertainty, Project, Innovation, Performance, Lessons, Success, Model
Production Engineering, Human Work Science and Ergonomics
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-144122DOI: 10.1111/radm.12045ISI: 000332794800008ScopusID: 2-s2.0-84897644537OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-144122DiVA: diva2:712144
QC 201404142014-04-142014-04-102014-04-14Bibliographically approved