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Where does expert power come from?

Callander, Steven, Lambert, Nicolas and Matouschek, Niko (2021) Where does expert power come from? LSE Business Review (01 Sep 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Leaders often must rely on experts in their decision-making process, but they cannot always count on receiving unbiased advice. Steven Callander, Nicolas Lambert, and Niko Matouschek write that decision-makers do not have to avoid experts but must understand where their power comes from. They find that expert power comes not from their recommendations, but from the extra information they provide, which changes what decision-makers believe about the other options available.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/businessreview/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Date Deposited: 08 Nov 2021 10:06
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2021 10:06
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/112250

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