product development control
The term is used for reactions under @K03398@ where the @S05565@ parallels the relative (thermodynamic) stabilities of the products. Product development control is usually associated with a @T06468@ occurring late on the @R05168@.
See also:
steric-approach control
thermodynamic control (of product composition)
PAC, 1994, 66, 1077. (Glossary of terms used in physical organic chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)) on page 1153 [Terms] [Paper]