Planning Review: Volume 9 Issue 5


Table of contents


William F. Davis

Planning Review reported recently that 90% of American companies have failed in implementing effective corporate strategies. The causes of failure are no doubt manifold…

Strategic planning in the 1980's — coping with complex external forces

W. Harvey Hegarty

The demands placed on the business community from the external environment during the past decade have already become legendary. Increased government controls have taken…

Expensive petroleum: A blessing in disguise

André van Dam

This article submits an energy scenario for the period 1985–1995, in which expensive petroleum is a blessing in disguise.

Private initiative in public issues

Donald J. de la Pena

Corporate America is becoming more involved in solving urban problems as transportation, housing, energy and other public problems are hurting job creation, productivity…

Toward a Buddhist economics

Glen Alexandrin

Buddhist economics is an effort to return human values to economic activity in pursuit of maximum long‐run benefit to society.

10 essential features of a first‐rate strategic planning system

George A. Steiner

The system is inextricably interwoven into the entire process of management.


Manpower planning: An alternative to muddling through

Harry Pilkington

Corporate planning has been in vogue for twenty years and, as with many activities in large organizations, it is performed with varying degrees of effectiveness. Manpower…



Renamed to:

Strategy & Leadership

Online date, start – end:

1975 – 1996

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited