Understanding the Context of Open Evaluation

  • Jörg Haller
Part of the Markt- und Unternehmensentwicklung / Markets and Organisations book series (MAU)


A Socio-technical system such as open evaluation must be investigated in its environmental context. As Cummings (1977) states: “Beyond matching the social and technical dimensions of work, socio-technical systems must also relate effectively to their task environment – those external elements that are relevant to the setting and achievement of system goals.” For the present study, the task environment of open evaluation relates to IT-based innovation contests.


Great Good Task Environment Extensive Brand Innovation Contest Contest Type 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Lehrstuhl für WirtschaftsinformatikUniversität Erlangen-NürnbergNürnbergGermany

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