I. What Is Meant by Decentralization and What Is Not Meant
Decentralizing is increasing the number of centers of decision-making and the number of initiators of policy; increasing the awareness by individuals of the whole function in which they are involved; and establishing as much face-to-face association with decision-makers as possible. People are directly engaged in the function.
Conversely, centralization is organization with top-down decision-making (on ...
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