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Ethical issues in engineering models: An operations researcher's reflections


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  • Kleijnen, Jack P.C.

    (Tilburg University)


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Paper provided by Tilburg University in its series Open Access publications from Tilburg University with number urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-4274966.

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Date of creation: 2011
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Publication status: Published in Science and Engineering Ethics (2011) v.17, p.539-552
Handle: RePEc:ner:tilbur:urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-4274966

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  1. Diekmann, Sven, 2013. "Moral mid-level principles in modeling," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 226(1), pages 132-138.


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