Under Centralization, the important decisions are taken by the top level of management whereas Decentralization is a systematic delegation of authority at all. III. CENTRALIZATION AND DECENTRALIZATION. Meanings: Centralization means concentration of authority at the top level of the. PDF | This paper employs a “deconstructive” approach to examine the within the "meaning" of decentralization and centralization, within. This article attempts to clarify the differences between centralization and decentralization in an organisation, in both tabular form and in points. Discussions of distributed systems: being a relatively new and seemingly attractive alternative to both centralization and decentralization, distributed systems. centralized goal-setting in multiunit organizations. Multiunit organizations are often decentralized in their structure, allowing units and their employees to have . executive order implies a centralization or decentralization of executive houdini-connections.co.uk>, accessed October An Incidental Paper of the Program on Information Resources Policy. THE COMPUNICATIONS CONNECTION. CENTRALIZATION AND DECENTRALIZATION. Chapter 21 Centralization and Decentralization. Centralization means pulling groups together to create order and enforce process. between centralization and decentralization within firms and recent years have the theoretical analysis of the centralization-decentralization.