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Identifying the environments of construction projects

Hughes, W. (1989) Identifying the environments of construction projects. Construction Management and Economics, 7 (1). pp. 29-40. ISSN 0144-6193

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To link to this item DOI: 10.1080/01446198900000004

Abstract/Summary

A systematic technique for identifying the environments of construction projects is described. It provides a method for isolating the major variables surrounding construction projects, and is briefly applied to the industries of Britain and Jamaica to illustrate its application. From this, it is inferred that the environment of a Jamaican construction project in systems terms is broadly similar to the environment of a construction project in Britain.

Item Type:Article
Refereed:Yes
Divisions:Faculty of Science > School of the Built Environment > Construction Management and Engineering > Business Innovation in Construction
ID Code:4255
Uncontrolled Keywords:environment; industry; Jamaica; systems analysis
Publisher:Taylor & Francis

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