Coordination Principles of Satisficing Decisions

  • Shingo Takahashi
  • Kyoichi Kijima
  • Ryo Sato


Satisficing decision problems have been investigated in several forms, for example, by verbal and qualitative descriptions by Bonini [3], Cyert and March [5], March and Simon [9]], and Simon [18 19]; simulation study by Bonini [3]; chance-constrained programming by Charnes and Cooper [4]; goal programming by Ijiri [7]; and mathematical study of satisfactory control by Mesarovic et al. [17], and Takahara and Mesarovic [20]. The satisficing decision criterion was formulated by Matsuda and Takatsu [11-13] and Takatsu [21,22].


Decision Unit Aspiration Level Behavioral Interaction Balance Principle Coordination Principle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shingo Takahashi
    • 1
  • Kyoichi Kijima
    • 2
  • Ryo Sato
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Science and EngineeringWaseda UniversityShinjuku-ku, TokyoJapan
  2. 2.Faculty of Decision Science and TechnologyTokyo Institute of TechnologyMeguro-ku, TokyoJapan
  3. 3.Institute of Policy and Planning SciencesThe University of TsukubaTsukuba, IbarakiJapan

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