Onsider and analyze an organizational disaster
Write a 2-3 page paper in APA format addressing the topic below. Your paper should include the following:
-2-3 pages of writing/analysis
-A reference page if applicable
Any opinions should be supported by facts. All sources should be reliable primary and secondary sources that are correctly cited.
Consider and analyze an organizational disaster. Select one from the list below or come up with your own. If you choose your own it must be approved by the instructor before your paper is submitted. As you analyze what happened, think about the decision making process and decision making biases as outlined in Chapter 10. You will need to research your case. Use at least 2-3 sources of information. Incorporate the following ideas into your analysis:
-What decision making model was used?
-What biases came into play?
-What role did intuition play?
-Use the Ethical Decision Tree (Fig 10-5) to assess whether the decisions made were ethical.
Select one of the following or use (but label) one your own:
Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster
1996 Mt. Everest Tragedy
Exxon Valdez oil spill