Decentralization and organizational design
The purpose of my paper is that a business must either invest in the technological infrastructure needed to optimize data, or design the organization in such a way to empower the employees to make decisions in the absence of data. Below are two resources that I have already used. Please write more regarding decentralization of decision making and how that impacts organizational design.
Hempel, P. S., Zhang, Z., & Han, Y. (2012). Team Empowerment and the Organizational Context: Decentralization and the Contrasting Effects of Formalization. Journal of Management. doi:10.1177/0149206309342891
Baruch, Y. (1998). Applying empowerment: organizational model. Career Development International. doi:10.1108/13620439810207608