Team size effect on teamwork productivity using information technology


1 Department of Industrial Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Research and Science Branch, Faculty Member of South Tehran Branch, Tehran, Iran

2 Department of Industrial Engineering, K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran


Teams are defined as high performing task groups whose members are actively interdependent and share common performance objectives. This definition suggests that only those groups who perform at high levels due to their collective efforts must be considered as teams. In this paper, a model has been presented for de-termining the effects of information technology in the output of teamwork with Y structure for particular productive organizations.