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Methodological aspects of multi-criteria decision analysis for policy support: A case study on pharmaceutical removal from hospital wastewater

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  • Schuwirth, N.
  • Reichert, P.
  • Lienert, J.

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Decision making in public and political contexts can be complex. Multi-attribute value/utility theory (MAVT/MAUT) can support such decision processes by providing a transparent framework that helps focusing on objectives and corresponding degrees of achievement by different alternatives.

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  • Schuwirth, N. & Reichert, P. & Lienert, J., 2012. "Methodological aspects of multi-criteria decision analysis for policy support: A case study on pharmaceutical removal from hospital wastewater," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 220(2), pages 472-483.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:220:y:2012:i:2:p:472-483
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ejor.2012.01.055
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