What are the advantages and disadvantages of centralized and decentralized decision-making systems?
Centralized decision making systems: This system can have the advantage of enabling quick, coordinated action, particularly when a deadline is imminent. Its disadvantages can include depriving subordinates of the responsibility, learning, innovation, and personal rewards of making decisions themselves. It can also result in inefficiency or even bottlenecks at times if review and reconsideration are needed before subordinates will take action.
Centralized and decentralized decision-making systems