Business Studies

Which of the following refers to a Scalar Chain?


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Superior-subordinate relations throughout the organisation.


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Line organisation is the oldest form of organisation.This is known by different names,i.e.military,vertical,scalar,departmental organisation.The characteristic feature of this type is that line of authority flows vertically from the top most executive to the lowest subordinate throughout the entire organisational structure.
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