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### 2008, Volume 188, Issue 1

**14-28 A new approach for solving linear bilevel problems using genetic algorithms***by*Calvete, Herminia I. & Gale, Carmen & Mateo, Pedro M.**29-48 A successive convex approximation method for multistage workforce capacity planning problem with turnover***by*Song, Haiqing & Huang, Huei-Chuen**49-56 Infinite (semi-infinite) problems to characterize the optimality of nonlinear optimization problems***by*Soleimani-damaneh, M.**57-75 An empirical study on similarity-based mating for evolutionary multiobjective combinatorial optimization***by*Ishibuchi, Hisao & Narukawa, Kaname & Tsukamoto, Noritaka & Nojima, Yusuke**76-84 Single- and multi-objective defensive location problems on a network***by*Uno, Takeshi & Katagiri, Hideki**85-100 Pareto optimal solutions of a cost-time trade-off bulk transportation problem***by*Prakash, Satya & Kumar, Pranav & Prasad, B.V.N.S. & Gupta, Anuj**101-108 Lagrangian based heuristics for the multicommodity network flow problem with fixed costs on paths***by*Holmberg, Kaj & Joborn, Martin & Melin, Kennet**109-120 The economic order quantity repair and waste disposal model with entropy cost***by*Jaber, Mohamad Y. & Rosen, Marc A.**121-139 A single period inventory model with imperfect production and stochastic demand under chance and imprecise constraints***by*Panda, D. & Kar, S. & Maity, K. & Maiti, M.**140-152 Machine-part cell formation in group technology using a modified ART1 method***by*Yang, Miin-Shen & Yang, Jenn-Hwai**153-168 The evolution of manufacturing cells: An action research study***by*Chakravorty, Satya S. & Hales, Douglas N.**169-184 Fixed versus flexible production systems: A real options analysis***by*Fontes, Dalila B.M.M.**185-190 Handling effects of reinforced preference and counter-veto in credibility of outranking***by*Roy, Bernard & Slowinski, Roman**191-205 Negotiating wisely: Considerations based on MCDM/MAUT***by*Wang, Jingguo & Zionts, Stanley**206-223 Multicriteria decision support using rules that represent rough-graded preference relations***by*Fortemps, Philippe & Greco, Salvatore & Slowinski, Roman**224-239 The equal award principle in problems with constraints and claims***by*Bergantinos, Gustavo & Lorenzo, Leticia**240-257 Lagrangian relaxation based algorithm for trigeneration planning with storages***by*Rong, Aiying & Lahdelma, Risto & Luh, Peter B.**258-272 Revenue management for low-cost providers***by*Marcus, Benjamin & Anderson, Chris K.**273-292 A supply chain under limited-time promotion: The effect of customer sensitivity***by*Kogan, Konstantin & Herbon, Avi**293-312 Rerouting tunnels for MPLS network resource optimization***by*Klopfenstein, Olivier**313-312 Corrigendum to "The effect of replenishment policies on the bullwhip effect: A transfer function approach" [European Journal of Operational Research 184 (3) (2008) 946-961]***by*Jaksic, Marko & Rusjan, Borut

### 2008, Volume 187, Issue 3

**667-670 Economics of operations and information management:***by*Bandyopadhyay, Subhajyoti & Paul, Anand & Vakharia, Asoo J.**671-690 "Bricks-and-mortar" vs. "clicks-and-mortar": An equilibrium analysis***by*Bernstein, Fernando & Song, Jing-Sheng & Zheng, Xiaona**691-718 A supply chain model with direct and retail channels***by*Dumrongsiri, Aussadavut & Fan, Ming & Jain, Apurva & Moinzadeh, Kamran**719-745 Game-theoretic analysis of cooperation among supply chain agents: Review and extensions***by*Nagarajan, Mahesh & Sosic, Greys**746-764 Single-supplier/multiple-buyer supply chain coordination: Incorporating buyers' expectations under vertical information sharing***by*Karabati, Selcuk & Sayin, Serpil**765-784 The risk and information sharing of application services supply chain***by*Demirkan, Haluk & Cheng, Hsing Kenneth**785-805 Quantifying the value of buyer-vendor coordination: Analytical and numerical results under different replenishment cost structures***by*Toptal, Aysegul & Cetinkaya, Sila**806-828 Rental price and rental duration under retail competition***by*Tang, Christopher S. & Deo, Sarang**829-856 A general unconstrained model for transfer pricing in multinational supply chains***by*Villegas, F. & Ouenniche, J.**857-870 Privacy and pricing personal information***by*Jaisingh, Jeevan & Barron, Jack & Mehta, Shailendra & Chaturvedi, Alok**871-886 Price and QoS competition in data communication services***by*Zhang, Zhongju & Dey, Debabrata & Tan, Yong**887-902 Exploring the trade-off between immediate gratification and delayed network externalities in the consumption of information goods***by*Tomak, Kerem & Keskin, Tayfun**903-921 Dual mechanism for an online retailer***by*Sun, Daewon**922-942 A model of market power and efficiency in private electronic exchanges***by*Aron, Ravi & Ungar, Lyle & Valluri, Annapurna**943-961 Trading grid services - a multi-attribute combinatorial approach***by*Schnizler, Bjorn & Neumann, Dirk & Veit, Daniel & Weinhardt, Christof**962-977 Collaboration in tool development and capacity investments in high technology manufacturing networks***by*Dulluri, Sandeep & Raghavan, N.R. Srinivasa**978-984 The significance of reducing setup times/setup costs***by*Allahverdi, Ali & Soroush, H.M.**985-1032 A survey of scheduling problems with setup times or costs***by*Allahverdi, Ali & Ng, C.T. & Cheng, T.C.E. & Kovalyov, Mikhail Y.**1033-1044 Learning and forgetting effects on a group scheduling problem***by*Yang, Wen-Hua & Chand, Suresh**1045-1049 Single-machine scheduling problems with past-sequence-dependent setup times***by*Koulamas, Christos & Kyparisis, George J.**1050-1068 Single machine scheduling with family setups to minimize total earliness and tardiness***by*Schaller, Jeffrey E. & Gupta, Jatinder N.D.**1069-1079 A single machine batch scheduling problem with bounded batch size***by*Mosheiov, Gur & Oron, Daniel**1080-1089 Worst-case analysis of the WSPT and MWSPT rules for single machine scheduling with one planned setup period***by*Kacem, Imed & Chu, Chengbin**1090-1099 Minimizing sum of completion times for batch scheduling of jobs with deteriorating processing times***by*Leung, Joseph Y.-T. & Ng, C.T. & Cheng, T.C. Edwin**1100-1114 A production scheduling heuristic for an electronics manufacturer with sequence-dependent setup costs***by*Monkman, Susan K. & Morrice, Douglas J. & Bard, Jonathan F.**1115-1125 Minimizing setup costs for parallel multi-purpose machines under load-balancing constraint***by*Aubry, A. & Rossi, A. & Espinouse, M.-L. & Jacomino, M.**1126-1142 Competitive online scheduling of perfectly malleable jobs with setup times***by*Havill, Jessen T. & Mao, Weizhen**1143-1159 An Iterated Greedy heuristic for the sequence dependent setup times flowshop problem with makespan and weighted tardiness objectives***by*Ruiz, Ruben & Stutzle, Thomas**1160-1170 Multi-family scheduling in a two-machine reentrant flow shop with setups***by*Yang, Dar-Li & Kuo, Wen-Hung & Chern, Maw-Sheng**1171-1183 Single-job lot streaming in m - 1 two-stage hybrid flowshops***by*Liu, Jiyin**1184-1195 Flow-shop scheduling with setup and assembly operations***by*Yokoyama, Masao**1196-1211 Minimizing the cycle time of multiple-product processing networks with a fixed operation sequence, setups, and time-window constraints***by*Kats, Vladimir & Lei, Lei & Levner, Eugene**1212-1223 Balancing and scheduling tasks in assembly lines with sequence-dependent setup times***by*Andres, Carlos & Miralles, Cristobal & Pastor, Rafael**1224-1237 A quantitative approach for scheduling activities to reduce set-up in multiple machine lines***by*Sherali, Hanif D. & Van Goubergen, Dirk & Van Landeghem, Hendrik**1238-1250 Tabu search for multi-mode resource-constrained project scheduling with schedule-dependent setup times***by*Mika, Marek & Waligora, Grzegorz & Weglarz, Jan**1251-1267 Single item lot-sizing problem for a warm/cold process with immediate lost sales***by*Berk, Emre & Toy, Ayhan Ozgur & Hazir, Oncu**1268-1281 Optimal sequencing in the presence of setup times for tow/barge traffic through a river lock***by*Nauss, Robert M.**1282-1292 Open-shop batch scheduling with identical jobs***by*Mosheiov, Gur & Oron, Daniel**1293-1295 OR and the management of electronic services - EURO'2004***by*Bisdorff, Raymond & Meyer, Patrick & Siskos, Yannis**1296-1309 OR and the management of electronic services***by*Doukidis, Georgios I. & Pramatari, Katerina & Lekakos, Georgios**1310-1326 A Web-based ERP system for business services and supply chain management: Application to real-world process scheduling***by*Tarantilis, C.D. & Kiranoudis, C.T. & Theodorakopoulos, N.D.**1327-1345 An intelligent agent negotiation strategy in the electronic marketplace environment***by*Louta, Malamati & Roussaki, Ioanna & Pechlivanos, Lambros**1346-1357 The assessment of user-perceived web quality: Application of a satisfaction benchmarking approach***by*Grigoroudis, Evangelos & Litos, Charalambos & Moustakis, Vassilis A. & Politis, Yannis & Tsironis, Loukas**1358-1367 Investment volatility: A critique of standard beta estimation and a simple way forward***by*Tofallis, Chris**1368-1379 The impacts of uncertainties in a real options model under incomplete information***by*Shibata, Takashi**1380-1401 A multicriteria DSS for stock evaluation using fundamental analysis***by*Samaras, Georgios D. & Matsatsinis, Nikolaos F. & Zopounidis, Constantin**1402-1421 A multicriteria facility location model for municipal solid waste management in North Greece***by*Erkut, Erhan & Karagiannidis, Avraam & Perkoulidis, George & Tjandra, Stevanus A.**1422-1428 A critical analysis of the eigenvalue method used to derive priorities in AHP***by*Bana e Costa, Carlos A. & Vansnick, Jean-Claude**1429-1448 Operations research and data mining***by*Olafsson, Sigurdur & Li, Xiaonan & Wu, Shuning**1449-1458 Learning objects and objectives towards automatic learning construction***by*Mavrommatis, George**1459-1475 On the economics of GPRS networks with Wi-Fi integration***by*Yaiparoj, Saravut & Harmantzis, Fotios & Gunasekaran, Vinoth**1476-1486 Optimal aggregation of fuzzy preference relations with an application to broadband internet service selection***by*Wang, Ying-Ming & Parkan, Celik**1487-1493 Statistical integration of Erlang's equations***by*Nikolic, Nebojsa**1494-1503 Constrained 0-1 quadratic programming: Basic approaches and extensions***by*Caprara, Alberto**1504-1512 Production planning problem with sequence dependent setups as a bilevel programming problem***by*Lukac, Zrinka & Soric, Kristina & Rosenzweig, Visnja Vojvodic**1513-1519 Minimizing task completion time with the execution set method***by*Laslo, Zohar & Keren, Baruch & Ilani, Hagai

### 2008, Volume 187, Issue 2

**339-356 E-fulfillment and multi-channel distribution - A review***by*Agatz, Niels A.H. & Fleischmann, Moritz & van Nunen, Jo A.E.E.**357-370 A heuristic algorithm for constrained multi-source Weber problem - The variational inequality approach***by*Jiang, Jian-Lin & Yuan, Xiao-Ming**371-392 An evolutionary artificial immune system for multi-objective optimization***by*Tan, K.C. & Goh, C.K. & Mamun, A.A. & Ei, E.Z.**393-402 A largest-distance pivot rule for the simplex algorithm***by*Pan, Ping-Qi**403-414 Resolution approach for multi-objective problems with uncertain demands***by*Berkoune, Djamel & Mesghouni, Khaled**415-428 Order selection and pricing methods using flexible quantity and fuzzy approach for buyer evaluation***by*Lin, Hung-Tso & Chang, Wen-Ling**429-441 Allocation of flexible and indivisible resources with decision postponement and demand learning***by*Bish, Ebru K. & Lin, Kyle Y. & Hong, Seong-Jong**442-455 Complexities and algorithms for synchronized scheduling of parallel machine assembly and air transportation in consumer electronics supply chain***by*Li, Kunpeng & Sivakumar, Appa Iyer & Ganesan, Viswanath Kumar**456-472 A network equilibrium framework for Internet advertising: Models, qualitative analysis, and algorithms***by*Zhao, Lan & Nagurney, Anna**473-482 A heuristic for single-warehouse multiretailer supply chains with all-unit transportation cost discounts***by*Hill, James & Galbreth, Michael**483-495 Single vehicle routing with a predefined customer sequence and multiple depot returns***by*Tsirimpas, P. & Tatarakis, A. & Minis, I. & Kyriakidis, E.G.**496-510 Optimal pricing, shipment and payment policy for an integrated supplier-buyer inventory model with two-part trade credit***by*Ho, Chia-Huei & Ouyang, Liang-Yuh & Su, Chia-Hsien**511-524 An evaluation of the adequacy of project network generators with systematically sampled networks***by*Vanhoucke, Mario & Coelho, Jose & Debels, Dieter & Maenhout, Broos & Tavares, Luis V.**525-542 Recovering risk-neutral probability density functions from options prices using cubic splines and ensuring nonnegativity***by*Monteiro, Ana Margarida & Tutuncu, Reha H. & Vicente, Luis N.**543-555 Tariff concessions in production sourcing***by*Guo, Yunsong & Li, Yanzhi & Lim, Andrew & Rodrigues, Brian**556-570 A rule for slack allocation proportional to the duration in a PERT network***by*Castro, Javier & Gomez, Daniel & Tejada, Juan**571-581 A note on price and quality competition between asymmetric firms***by*Matsubayashi, Nobuo & Yamada, Yoshiyasu**582-599 Multiple goals and ownership structure: Effects on the performance of Spanish savings banks***by*Garcia-Cestona, Miguel & Surroca, Jordi**600-612 The European regional policy and the socio-economic diversity of European regions: A multivariate analysis***by*del Campo, Cristina & Monteiro, Carlos M.F. & Soares, Joao Oliveira**613-628 Measuring the national competitiveness of Southeast Asian countries***by*Kao, Chiang & Wu, Wann-Yih & Hsieh, Wen-Jen & Wang, Tai-Yue & Lin, Chinho & Chen, Liang-Hsuan**629-635 Outlier detection in two-stage semiparametric DEA models***by*Johnson, Andrew L. & McGinnis, Leon F.**636-651 A complexity approach to sustainability - Stafford Beer revisited***by*Espinosa, A. & Harnden, R. & Walker, J.**652-659 Analysis of an MMPP/G/1/K queue with queue length dependent arrival rates, and its application to preventive congestion control in telecommunication networks***by*Choi, Doo Il & Kim, Tae-Sung & Lee, Sangmin**660-666 An improved delayed-start LPT algorithm for a partition problem on two identical parallel machines***by*Koulamas, Christos & Kyparisis, George J.

### 2008, Volume 187, Issue 1

**1-18 Multicriteria decision analysis (MCDA): Central Porto high-speed railway station***by*Mateus, Ricardo & Ferreira, J.A. & Carreira, Joao**19-30 Using the complete squares method to analyze a lot size model when the quantity backordered and the quantity received are both uncertain***by*Leung, Kit-Nam Francis**31-45 New approaches to due date assignment in job shops***by*Baykasoglu, Adil & Gocken, Mustafa & Unutmaz, Zeynep D.**46-69 A linear programming embedded genetic algorithm for an integrated cell formation and lot sizing considering product quality***by*Defersha, Fantahun M. & Chen, Mingyuan**70-83 Two-commodity inventory system with retrial demand***by*Sivakumar, B.**84-97 An optimal repair policy for systems with a limited number of repairs***by*Castro, I.T. & Sanjuan, E.L.**98-112 Maximizing throughput in queueing networks with limited flexibility***by*Down, Douglas G. & Karakostas, George**113-119 Optimization of a special case of continuous-time Markov decision processes with compact action set***by*Hao, Tang & Lei, Zhou & Tamio, Arai**120-137 Mean-variance portfolio and contribution selection in stochastic pension funding***by*Josa-Fombellida, Ricardo & Rincon-Zapatero, Juan Pablo**138-161 From decision theory to decision aiding methodology***by*Tsoukias, Alexis**162-176 Unfair allocation of gains under the Equal Price allocation method in purchasing groups***by*Schotanus, Fredo & Telgen, Jan & de Boer, Luitzen**177-192 Selection among ranked projects under segmentation, policy and logical constraints***by*Mavrotas, George & Diakoulaki, Danae & Kourentzis, Athanasios**193-207 Sensitivity estimation for Gaussian systems***by*Heidergott, Bernd & Vazquez-Abad, Felisa J. & Volk-Makarewicz, Warren**208-227 How should the cost of joint risk capital be allocated for performance measurement?***by*Homburg, Carsten & Scherpereel, Peter**228-242 A two-level supply chain with partial backordering and approximated Poisson demand***by*Thangam, A. & Uthayakumar, R.**243-256 A measure of bullwhip effect in supply chains with a mixed autoregressive-moving average demand process***by*Duc, Truong Ton Hien & Luong, Huynh Trung & Kim, Yeong-Dae**257-274 A two-period supply contract model for a decentralized assembly system***by*Zou, Xuxia & Pokharel, Shaligram & Piplani, Rajesh**275-282 Analysis of the impact of price-sensitivity factors on the returns policy in coordinating supply chain***by*Yao, Z. & Leung, Stephen C.H. & Lai, K.K.**283-293 The effects of advertising, prices and distribution on market share volatility***by*Vakratsas, Demetrios**294-312 A combined approach for segment-specific market basket analysis***by*Boztug, Yasemin & Reutterer, Thomas**313-326 Phase-type distribution of customer relationship with Markovian response and marketing expenditure decision on the customer lifetime value***by*Ma, Ming & Li, Zehui & Chen, Jinyuan**327-334 Busy period for the first subsystem in a matched queueing network***by*Cao, Chengxuan & Ang, James S.K.**335-337 A.J.D. Lambert and S.M. Gupta, Disassembly Modeling for Assembly, Maintenance, Reuse, and Recycling , CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA (2005) ISBN 1-57444-334-8***by*Pochampally, Kishore K.

### 2008, Volume 186, Issue 3

**893-914 A survey of surface mount device placement machine optimisation: Machine classification***by*Ayob, Masri & Kendall, Graham**915-930 Backtracking and exchange of information: Methods to enhance a beam search algorithm for assembly line scheduling***by*Sabuncuoglu, Ihsan & Gocgun, Yasin & Erel, Erdal**931-952 Minimizing due date related measures for a single machine scheduling problem with outsourcing allowed***by*Lee, Ik Sun & Sung, C.S.**953-964 Fuzzy chance constrained linear programming model for optimizing the scrap charge in steel production***by*Rong, Aiying & Lahdelma, Risto**965-971 A branch-and-bound algorithm for the linear ordering problem with cumulative costs***by*Righini, Giovanni**972-989 Dual track and segmented single track bidirectional loop guidepath layout for AGV systems***by*Asef-Vaziri, Ardavan & Goetschalckx, Marc**990-1007 Vehicle routing with dynamic travel times: A queueing approach***by*Van Woensel, T. & Kerbache, L. & Peremans, H. & Vandaele, N.**1008-1028 Phase-type distributions in stochastic automata networks***by*Sbeity, I. & Brenner, L. & Plateau, B. & Stewart, W.J.**1029-1045 The analysis and comparison of start-up demonstration tests***by*DePoy Smith, Michelle L. & Griffith, William S.**1046-1058 A general age-replacement model with minimal repair under renewing free-replacement warranty***by*Chien, Yu-Hung**1059-1067 An efficient and simple model for multiple criteria supplier selection problem***by*Ng, Wan Lung**1068-1083 Building confidence in models for multiple audiences: The modelling cascade***by*Howick, Susan & Eden, Colin & Ackermann, Fran & Williams, Terry**1084-1098 Quality control system design through the goal programming model and the satisfaction functions***by*Cherif, Mohamed Sadok & Chabchoub, Habib & Aouni, Belaid**1099-1113 Customized sequential designs for random simulation experiments: Kriging metamodeling and bootstrapping***by*van Beers, Wim C.M. & Kleijnen, Jack P.C.**1114-1126 Circumstantial power: Optimal persuadable voters***by*Freixas, Josep & Pons, Montserrat**1127-1136 Multi-decisions rating model: Establishing rescue policies for Regional Drinking Water Companies (PDAMs) in Indonesia***by*Peniwati, Kirti & Brenner, Werner**1137-1157 A heuristic algorithm for the hospital health examination scheduling problem***by*Chern, Ching-Chin & Chien, Pei-Szu & Chen, Shu-Yi**1158-1174 The risk of second-tier supplier failures in serial supply chains: Implications for order policies and distributor autonomy***by*Kull, Thomas & Closs, David**1175-1183 Cost minimization models: Applications in a teaching hospital***by*Suthummanon, Sakesun & Omachonu, Vincent K.**1184-1200 Prediction of index futures returns and the analysis of financial spillovers--A comparison between GARCH and the grey theorem***by*Kung, Ling-Ming & Yu, Shang-Wu**1201-1211 Improving delivery reliability by a new due-date setting rule***by*Sridharan, V. & Li, Xiaoming**1212-1217 Single machine unbounded parallel-batch scheduling with forbidden intervals***by*Yuan, Jinjiang & Qi, Xianglai & Lu, Lingfa & Li, Wenhua

### 2008, Volume 186, Issue 2

**443-450 Recent applications of theory of the firm under uncertainty***by*Alghalith, Moawia**451-465 On the dynamics of capital accumulation across space***by*Camacho, Carmen & Zou, Benteng & Briani, Maya**466-485 New complexity analysis of IIPMs for linear optimization based on a specific self-regular function***by*Salahi, M. & Peyghami, M.R. & Terlaky, T.**486-495 An APPA-based descent method with optimal step-sizes for monotone variational inequalities***by*Li, Min & Yuan, Xiao-Ming**496-503 Minimizing total tardiness on a single machine with unequal release dates***by*Su, Ling-Huey & Chen, Chung-Jung**504-512 A new approach for modeling and solving set packing problems***by*Alidaee, Bahram & Kochenberger, Gary & Lewis, Karen & Lewis, Mark & Wang, Haibo**513-528 A branch and bound algorithm for the matrix bandwidth minimization***by*Marti, Rafael & Campos, Vicente & Pinana, Estefania**529-541 An analysis of neighborhood functions on generic solution spaces***by*Armstrong, Derek E. & Jacobson, Sheldon H.**542-553 Complexity and exact algorithms for vertex multicut in interval and bounded treewidth graphs***by*Guo, Jiong & Huffner, Falk & Kenar, Erhan & Niedermeier, Rolf & Uhlmann, Johannes**554-575 A location-routing problem for the conversion to the "click-and-mortar" retailing: The static case***by*Aksen, Deniz & Altinkemer, Kemal**576-585 Optimal inventory policies with two modes of freight transportation***by*Rieksts, Brian Q. & Ventura, Jose A.**586-607 Retail replenishment models with display-space elastic demand***by*Abbott, Harish & Palekar, Udatta S.**608-619 Optimal stationary policies in a 3-stage serial production-distribution logistic chain facing constant and continuous demand***by*Boissiere, J. & Frein, Y. & Rapine, C.**620-636 The capital cost of holding inventory with stochastically mean-reverting purchase price***by*Berling, Peter**637-651 Manufacturer's revenue-sharing contract and retail competition***by*Yao, Z. & Leung, Stephen C.H. & Lai, K.K.**652-670 Fuzzy inference to assess manufacturing process capability with imprecise data***by*Hsu, Bi-Min & Shu, Ming-Hung**671-680 An effective heuristic for the review period in an inventory model with staggered deliveries and normal demands***by*Flynn, James**681-693 Web server load balancing: A queueing analysis***by*Zhang, Zhongju & Fan, Weiguo**694-707 A maintenance model with failures and inspection following Markovian arrival processes and two repair modes***by*Delia, Montoro-Cazorla & Rafael, Perez-Ocon**708-719 Optimal spare ordering policy under a rebate warranty***by*Chien, Yu-Hung & Chen, Jih-An**720-734 Incremental analysis for MCDM with an application to group TOPSIS***by*Shih, Hsu-Shih**735-747 On the extent analysis method for fuzzy AHP and its applications***by*Wang, Ying-Ming & Luo, Ying & Hua, Zhongsheng**748-765 Enabling e-transactions with multi-attribute preference models***by*Butler, John C. & Dyer, James S. & Jia, Jianmin & Tomak, Kerem**766-785 A review of methods for capacity identification in Choquet integral based multi-attribute utility theory: Applications of the Kappalab R package***by*Grabisch, Michel & Kojadinovic, Ivan & Meyer, Patrick**786-800 Global variation of outputs with respect to the variation of inputs in performance analysis; generalized RTS***by*Zarepisheh, M. & Soleimani-damaneh, M.**801-811 Analysis of an industrial component commonality problem***by*Jans, Raf & Degraeve, Zeger & Schepens, Luc**812-825 Optimizing revenue in CDMA networks under demand uncertainty***by*Olinick, Eli V. & Rosenberger, Jay M.**826-840 Manufacturer's mixed pallet design problem***by*Yaman, Hande & Sen, Alper**841-855 Optimization of transit route network, vehicle headways and timetables for large-scale transit networks***by*Zhao, Fang & Zeng, Xiaogang**856-881 Strategic defense and attack for series and parallel reliability systems***by*Hausken, Kjell**882-891 A distributed computation algorithm for solving portfolio problems with integer variables***by*Li, Han-Lin & Tsai, Jung-Fa

### 2008, Volume 186, Issue 1

**1-16 A review of the joint replenishment problem literature: 1989-2005***by*Khouja, Moutaz & Goyal, Suresh**17-27 Posynomial geometric programming with interval exponents and coefficients***by*Liu, Shiang-Tai**28-40 Generalized nonsmooth invexity over cones in vector optimization***by*Suneja, S.K. & Khurana, Seema & Vani**41-62 A norm-relaxed method of feasible directions for finely discretized problems from semi-infinite programming***by*Jian, Jin-Bao & Xu, Qing-Juan & Han, Dao-Lan**63-76 A dynamic programming based reduction procedure for the multidimensional 0-1 knapsack problem***by*Balev, Stefan & Yanev, Nicola & Freville, Arnaud & Andonov, Rumen**77-90 Approximating k-cuts using network strength as a Lagrangean relaxation***by*Ravi, R. & Sinha, Amitabh**91-103 Local and global lifted cover inequalities for the 0-1 multidimensional knapsack problem***by*Kaparis, Konstantinos & Letchford, Adam N.**104-110 A note on a symmetrical set covering problem: The lottery problem***by*Jans, Raf & Degraeve, Zeger**111-119 On estimating the distribution of optimal traveling salesman tour lengths using heuristics***by*Vig, Vikrant & Palekar, Udatta S.**120-127 Lower bound for the mean project completion time in dynamic PERT networks***by*Azaron, Amir & Fatemi Ghomi, S.M.T.**128-136 Theory of exchange***by*Sharma, Sanjay**137-149 A generic approach to measuring the machine flexibility of manufacturing systems***by*Wahab, M.I.M. & Wu, Desheng & Lee, Chi-Guhn**150-163 Economic production lot-sizing for an unreliable machine under imperfect age-based maintenance policy***by*El-Ferik, Sami**164-181 Error bounds for state space truncation of finite Jackson networks***by*van Dijk, Nico M.**182-201 Analysis of a discrete-time preemptive resume priority buffer***by*Walraevens, Joris & Steyaert, Bart & Bruneel, Herwig**202-210 Reliability properties under a stopping time shift***by*Costa Bueno, Vanderlei da**211-228 Integrated analytic hierarchy process and its applications - A literature review***by*Ho, William**229-242 A comparative study of the numerical scales and the prioritization methods in AHP***by*Dong, Yucheng & Xu, Yinfeng & Li, Hongyi & Dai, Min**243-260 Risk attributes theory: Decision making under risk***by*He, Ying & Huang, Rui-Hua**261-275 Decision making with hybrid influence diagrams using mixtures of truncated exponentials***by*Cobb, Barry R. & Shenoy, Prakash P.**276-287 The effect of forecasting and information sharing in SCM for multi-generation products***by*Sohn, So Young & Lim, Michael**288-299 Shapley mappings and the cumulative value for n-person games with fuzzy coalitions***by*Butnariu, Dan & Kroupa, Tomas**300-316 The toll effect on price of anarchy when costs are nonlinear and asymmetric***by*Han, Deren & Lo, Hong K. & Sun, Jie & Yang, Hai