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An Alternative Approach to Designing a Business Wargame: Wargaming in the Automotive Industry

This chapter describes a wargame in the automotive industry based around the

concept of future management.

One of the world’s largest automotive suppliers wanted to analyze a

number of dynamic competition scenarios for the business units of its most

important division by means of a business wargame. A strategically significant

acquisition made by a competitor had caught the executives by surprise and

made them anxious to know more about potential competitors in the future.