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Public Participatory Decision Making
Stockholm University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Computer and Systems Sciences. International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis, IIASA, Austria.
2015 (English)In: Intelligent Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques: 13th International Conference, SoMeT 2014, Langkawi, Malaysia, September 22-24, 2014. Revised Selected Papers / [ed] Hamido Fujita, Ali Selamat, Springer, 2015, 3-12 p.Conference paper (Refereed)Text
Abstract [en]

Within the realm of e-government, the development has moved towards testing new means for democratic decision-making, like e-panels, electronic discussion forums, and polls. Although such new developments seem promising, they are not problem-free, and the outcomes are seldom used in the subsequent formal political procedures. Nevertheless, more formalized process models offer a promising potential when it comes to structuring and supporting transparency of decision processes in order to facilitate the integration of the public into decision-making procedures in a reasonable and manageable way. This presentation presents an outline for an integrated framework for public decision making to: (a) provide tools for citizens to organize discussion and create opinions; (b) enable governments, authorities, and institutions to better analyse these opinions; and (c) enable governments to account for this information in planning and societal decision making by employing a process model for structured public decision making.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Springer, 2015. 3-12 p.
Series
, Communications in Computer and Information Science, ISSN 1865-0929 ; 513
Keyword [en]
Decision analysis Participatory decision making, Societal planning, Regional development, Democracy
National Category
Information Systems
Research subject
Computer and Systems Sciences
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URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-129720DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-17530-0_1Local ID: 978-3-319-17530-0ISBN: 978-3-319-17529-4OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-129720DiVA: diva2:923849
Conference
13th International Conference, SoMeT 2014, Langkawi, Malaysia, September 22-24, 2014
Available from: 2016-04-27 Created: 2016-04-27 Last updated: 2016-04-27Bibliographically approved

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