Avoidance of decision-making

Other Names:
Inability to make difficult decisions
Unwillingness to make difficult decisions
Dodging awkward questions
Avoidance of nasty issues

Because of their inability or unwillingness to make difficult decisions, planners and budgeters often over-programme and pay little attention to priorities, resource constraints, or phasing of implementation. The result is a tendency to cut or delay spending in a case of unexpected shortfalls.

Narrower Problems:
Policy-making Policy
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST