IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Managing optimism biases in the delivery of large-infrastructure projects: A corporate performance benchmarking approach

2008 First International Conference on Infrastructure Systems and Services: Building Networks for a Brighter Future (INFRA 2008)

Author(s): M. Siemiatycki
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 November 2008
Conference Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Conference Date: 10 November 2008
Page(s): 1 - 6
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-6887-4
DOI: 10.1109/INFRA.2008.5439642
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Optimism bias has been a considerable challenge in the planning and delivery of public services, particularly infrastructure mega projects. This has resulted in consistently underestimated costs... View More

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