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### 2008, Volume 186, Issue 3

**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**317-329 Heuristics for sourcing from multiple suppliers with alternative quantity discounts***by*Burke, Gerard J. & Carrillo, Janice & Vakharia, Asoo J.**330-350 The effect of testing equipment shift on optimal decisions in a repetitive testing process***by*Ding, Jie & Gong, Linguo**351-357 Portfolio selection with a new definition of risk***by*Huang, Xiaoxia**358-379 Optimal threshold analysis of segmentation methods for identifying target customers***by*Mizuno, Makoto & Saji, Akira & Sumita, Ushio & Suzuki, Hideo**380-404 Asset and liability modelling for participating policies with guarantees***by*Consiglio, Andrea & Cocco, Flavio & Zenios, Stavros A.**405-422 A continuous approximation procedure for determining inventory distribution schemas within supply chains***by*Pujari, Nikhil A. & Hale, Trevor S. & Huq, Faizul**423-434 Investment optimization on port's development by fuzzy integer programming***by*Allahviranloo, Mahdieh & Afandizadeh, Shahriar**435-440 A station-oriented enumerative algorithm for two-sided assembly line balancing***by*Hu, Xiaofeng & Wu, Erfei & Jin, Ye**441-440 A factual observation on "Effective and simple EOQ-like solutions for stochastic demand periodic review systems"***by*Goyal, S.K.

### 2008, Volume 185, Issue 3

**901-904 OR in Health***by*Brailsford, Sally & Harper, Paul**905-914 Balancing the NHS balanced scorecard!***by*Patel, Brijesh & Chaussalet, Thierry & Millard, Peter**915-932 On comparing the performance of primary care providers***by*Filipe Amado, Carla Alexandra & Dyson, Robert G.**933-947 Modelling hospital costs to produce evidence for policies that promote equity and efficiency***by*Oliveira, Monica D. & Bevan, Gwyn**948-963 Competition under different reimbursement systems: The concept of an internet-based hospital management game***by*Rauner, Marion S. & Kraus, Markus & Schwarz, Sigrun**964-983 Verbal ordinal classification with multicriteria decision aiding***by*Yevseyeva, Iryna & Miettinen, Kaisa & Rasanen, Pekka**984-997 An approach for predicting and describing patient outcome using multicriteria decision analysis and decision rules***by*Niki Kunene, K. & Roland Weistroffer, H.**998-1010 Managing the overflow of intensive care patients***by*Litvak, Nelly & van Rijsbergen, Marleen & Boucherie, Richard J. & van Houdenhoven, Mark**1011-1025 Surgical case scheduling as a generalized job shop scheduling problem***by*Pham, Dinh-Nguyen & Klinkert, Andreas**1026-1037 A stochastic model for operating room planning with elective and emergency demand for surgery***by*Lamiri, Mehdi & Xie, Xiaolan & Dolgui, Alexandre & Grimaud, Frederic**1038-1050 Robust surgery loading***by*Hans, Erwin & Wullink, Gerhard & van Houdenhoven, Mark & Kazemier, Geert**1051-1059 Tutorial on constructing a red blood cell inventory management system with two demand rates***by*Kopach, Renata & Balcioglu, Baris & Carter, Michael**1060-1061 Feature cluster on adaptation of discrete metaheuristics to continuous optimization***by*Michalewicz, Zbigniew & Siarry, Patrick**1062-1087 Omni-optimizer: A generic evolutionary algorithm for single and multi-objective optimization***by*Deb, Kalyanmoy & Tiwari, Santosh**1088-1113 Global and local real-coded genetic algorithms based on parent-centric crossover operators***by*Garcia-Martinez, C. & Lozano, M. & Herrera, F. & Molina, D. & Sanchez, A.M.**1114-1127 Evolutionary techniques applied to the optimal short-term scheduling of the electrical energy production***by*Troncoso, Alicia & Riquelme, Jose C. & Aguilar-Ruiz, Jesus S. & Riquelme Santos, Jesus M.**1128-1154 Genetic Algorithm based technique for solving Chance Constrained Problems***by*Poojari, Chandra A. & Varghese, Boby**1155-1173 Ant colony optimization for continuous domains***by*Socha, Krzysztof & Dorigo, Marco**1174-1191 Time dependent vehicle routing problem with a multi ant colony system***by*Donati, Alberto V. & Montemanni, Roberto & Casagrande, Norman & Rizzoli, Andrea E. & Gambardella, Luca M.**1192-1212 The development of a multi-objective Tabu Search algorithm for continuous optimisation problems***by*Jaeggi, D.M. & Parks, G.T. & Kipouros, T. & Clarkson, P.J.**1213-1229 Multicanonical jump walk annealing assisted by tabu for dynamic optimization of chemical engineering processes***by*Shelokar, P.S. & Jayaraman, V.K. & Kulkarni, B.D.**1230-1245 Investigating a hybrid simulated annealing and local search algorithm for constrained optimization***by*Pedamallu, Chandra Sekhar & Ozdamar, Linet**1246-1264 Matching inductive search bias and problem structure in continuous Estimation-of-Distribution Algorithms***by*Bosman, Peter A.N. & Grahl, Jorn**1265-1273 A continuous variable neighborhood search heuristic for finding the three-dimensional structure of a molecule***by*Drazic, Milan & Lavor, Carlile & Maculan, Nelson & Mladenovic, Nenad**1274-1275 Feature cluster on papers presented at the FRANCORO IV conference***by*Taillard, Eric & Widmer, Marino**1276-1284 Neighborhood functions and hill-climbing strategies dedicated to the generalized ungapped local multiple alignment***by*Hernandez, David & Gras, Robin & Appel, Ron**1285-1299 Simulation with system dynamics and fuzzy reasoning of a tax policy to reduce CO2 emissions in the residential sector***by*Kunsch, P. & Springael, J.**1300-1307 Extended use of the cards procedure as a simple elicitation technique for MAVT. Application to public procurement in Switzerland***by*Pictet, Jacques & Bollinger, Dominique**1308-1318 Feasible job insertions in the multi-processor-task job shop***by*Groflin, Heinz & Klinkert, Andreas & Dinh, Nguyen Pham**1319-1335 An improved simulated annealing algorithm for bandwidth minimization***by*Rodriguez-Tello, Eduardo & Hao, Jin-Kao & Torres-Jimenez, Jose**1336-1350 Few statistical tests for proportions comparison***by*Taillard, Eric D. & Waelti, Philippe & Zuber, Jacques**1351-1374 The multi-item capacitated lot-sizing problem with setup times and shortage costs***by*Absi, Nabil & Kedad-Sidhoum, Safia**1375-1389 Optimisation of multi-position machines and transfer lines***by*Dolgui, A. & Guschinsky, N. & Levin, G. & Proth, J.-M.**1390-1401 Simple bounds and greedy algorithms for decomposing a flow into a minimal set of paths***by*Vatinlen, B. & Chauvet, F. & Chretienne, P. & Mahey, P.**1402-1403 Feature Cluster: Operational Research for Risk Management***by*Zenios, Stavros A. & Saunders, David**1404-1414 Small transaction cost asymptotics and dynamic hedging***by*Albanese, Claudio & Tompaidis, Stathis**1415-1433 Pricing and trading European options by combining artificial neural networks and parametric models with implied parameters***by*Andreou, Panayiotis C. & Charalambous, Chris & Martzoukos, Spiros H.**1434-1461 Portfolio optimization when asset returns have the Gaussian mixture distribution***by*Buckley, Ian & Saunders, David & Seco, Luis**1462-1476 Calibration of the default probability model***by*Kreinin, Alexander & Nagi, Ahmed**1477-1500 Integrated portfolio management with options***by*Scheuenstuhl, Gerhard & Zagst, Rudi**1501-1524 A dynamic stochastic programming model for international portfolio management***by*Topaloglou, Nikolas & Vladimirou, Hercules & Zenios, Stavros A.**1525-1540 Calculating risk neutral probabilities and optimal portfolio policies in a dynamic investment model with downside risk control***by*Zhao, Yonggan & Ziemba, William T.**1541-1540 Feature Cluster on the 34th meeting of the Euro Working Group on Financial Modelling, May 12-14, 2004, Paris***by*Gupta, Jyoti**1542-1547 Sharpe thinking in asset ranking with one-sided measures***by*Farinelli, Simone & Tibiletti, Luisa**1548-1563 Continuing value in firm valuation by the discounted cash flow model***by*Jennergren, L. Peter**1564-1573 On the dual test for SSD efficiency: With an application to momentum investment strategies***by*Post, Thierry**1574-1577 Some refinements on fixed income performance attribution***by*Zambruno, G.M.**1578-1595 Debt and entrenchment: Evidence from Thailand and Indonesia***by*Bunkanwanicha, Pramuan & Gupta, Jyoti & Rokhim, Rofikoh**1596-1606 Term structure of interest rates and the expectation hypothesis: The euro area***by*Musti, Silvana & D'Ecclesia, Rita Laura**1607-1614 Functional data analysis for cash flow and transactions intensity continuous-time prediction using Hilbert-valued autoregressive processes***by*Laukaitis, Algirdas**1615-1631 Delta hedging strategies comparison***by*De Giovanni, Domenico & Ortobelli, Sergio & Rachev, Svetlozar**1632-1662 Predicting DAX trends from Dow Jones data by methods of the mathematical theory of democracy***by*Tangian, Andranik**1663-1673 Evaluating the performance of Swedish savings banks according to service efficiency***by*Bergendahl, Goran & Lindblom, Ted**1674-1679 A methodology using option pricing to determine a suitable discount rate in environmental management***by*Kunsch, P.L. & Ruttiens, A. & Chevalier, A.**1680-1689 Optimal hedging strategies for multi-period guarantees in the presence of transaction costs: A stochastic programming approach***by*Fleten, Stein-Erik & Lindset, Snorre

### 2008, Volume 185, Issue 2

**451-480 A mixed integer programming model for multistage mean-variance post-tax optimization***by*Osorio, Maria A. & Gulpinar, Nalan & Rustem, Berc**481-494 Mobility allowance shuttle transit (MAST) services: MIP formulation and strengthening with logic constraints***by*Quadrifoglio, Luca & Dessouky, Maged M. & Ordonez, Fernando**495-508 A hybrid genetic algorithm for the resource-constrained project scheduling problem***by*Valls, Vicente & Ballestin, Francisco & Quintanilla, Sacramento**509-533 Two phase algorithms for the bi-objective assignment problem***by*Przybylski, Anthony & Gandibleux, Xavier & Ehrgott, Matthias**534-551 The study of a dynamic dial-a-ride problem under time-dependent and stochastic environments***by*Xiang, Zhihai & Chu, Chengbin & Chen, Haoxun**552-562 A k-product uncapacitated facility location problem***by*Huang, Huei-Chuen & Li, Rongheng**563-592 A hybrid simulated annealing for solving an extended model of dynamic cellular manufacturing system***by*Safaei, N. & Saidi-Mehrabad, M. & Jabal-Ameli, M.S.**593-605 Inventory and investment in setup and quality operations under Return On Investment maximization***by*Li, Jie & Jo Min, K. & Otake, Toshitsugu & Van Voorhis, Timothy**606-618 Production lot sizing with process deterioration and machine breakdown***by*Chakraborty, Tulika & Giri, B.C. & Chaudhuri, K.S.**619-634 An optimal batch size for integrated production-inventory policy in a supply chain***by*Rau, H. & OuYang, B.C.**635-647 Performance analysis for assemble-to-order systems with general renewal arrivals and random batch demands***by*Lu, Yingdong**648-658 A hybrid approach to combine fuzziness and randomness in travel choice prediction***by*Dell'Orco, Mauro & Circella, Giovanni & Sassanelli, Domenico**659-672 Bayesian inference using record values from Rayleigh model with application***by*Soliman, Ahmed A. & Al-Aboud, Fahad M.**673-686 Multicriteria sorting using a valued preference closeness relation***by*Fernandez, Eduardo & Navarro, Jorge & Duarte, Alfonso**687-699 Incentive equilibrium in an overlapping-generations environmental game***by*Breton, Michele & Sokri, Abderrahmane & Zaccour, Georges**700-715 A mixed R&D projects and securities portfolio selection model***by*Fang, Yong & Chen, Lihua & Fukushima, Masao**716-725 Improving density forecast by modeling asymmetric features: An application to S&P500 returns***by*Hua, Zhongsheng & Zhang, Bin**726-742 The joint economic lot sizing problem: Review and extensions***by*Ben-Daya, M. & Darwish, M. & Ertogral, K.**743-759 Approximate inversion of the Black-Scholes formula using rational functions***by*Li, Minqiang**760-777 Optimal empty vehicle repositioning and fleet-sizing for two-depot service systems***by*Song, Dong-Ping & Earl, Christopher F.**778-794 Lexicographic maximin optimisation for fair bandwidth allocation in computer networks***by*Salles, Ronaldo M. & Barria, Javier A.**795-810 Scheduling a triple round robin tournament for the best Danish soccer league***by*Rasmussen, Rasmus V.**811-824 An efficient computational approach for railway booking problems***by*You, Peng-Sheng**825-848 An integrated decision support tool for airlines schedule recovery during irregular operations***by*Abdelghany, Khaled F. & Abdelghany, Ahmed F. & Ekollu, Goutham**849-863 Capacity and entry issues in online exchanges***by*Bandyopadhyay, Subhajyoti & Barron, John M. & Chaturvedi, Alok R.**864-883 Collaboration in R&D activities: Firm-specific decisions***by*Ge, Zehui & Hu, Qiying**884-898 A comparative approach to the economic modelling of a large-scale wave power scheme***by*Stallard, T. & Rothschild, R. & Aggidis, G.A.

### 2008, Volume 185, Issue 1

**1-46 A survey on the continuous nonlinear resource allocation problem***by*Patriksson, Michael**47-62 Convex fuzzy mapping with differentiability and its application in fuzzy optimization***by*Panigrahi, Motilal & Panda, Geetanjali & Nanda, Sudarsan**63-75 Linear programming system identification: The general nonnegative parameters case***by*Troutt, Marvin D. & Brandyberry, Alan A. & Sohn, Changsoo & Tadisina, Suresh K.**76-91 Benders decomposition for a class of variational inequalities***by*Fuller, J. David & Chung, William**92-104 A hierarchical location model for public facility planning***by*Teixeira, Joao C. & Antunes, Antonio P.**105-121 Polynomial algorithms for guillotine cutting of a rectangle into small rectangles of two kinds***by*Arslanov, M.Z. & Ashigaliev, D.U. & Ismail, E.E.**122-132 A multi-period TSP with stochastic regular and urgent demands***by*Andreatta, G. & Lulli, G.**133-145 Solving the knapsack problem with imprecise weight coefficients using genetic algorithms***by*Lin, Feng-Tse**146-158 Coordinated control of distribution supply chains in the presence of fuzzy customer demand***by*Petrovic, Dobrila & Xie, Ying & Burnham, Keith & Petrovic, Radivoj**159-169 Integrated inventory and inspection policies for stochastic demand***by*Ben-Daya, M. & Noman, S.M.**170-194 Two storage inventory problem with dynamic demand and interval valued lead-time over finite time horizon under inflation and time-value of money***by*Dey, Jayanta Kumar & Mondal, Shyamal Kumar & Maiti, Manoranjan**195-203 Comparative statics of the generalized maximum entropy estimator of the general linear model***by*Caputo, Michael R. & Paris, Quirino**204-215 Economic lot sizing problem with inventory bounds***by*Liu, Tieming**216-234 Bounds and approximations for continuous-time Markovian transition probabilities and large systems***by*Mercier, Sophie**235-254 New insights on testing the efficiency of methods of pricing and hedging American options***by*Pressacco, Flavio & Gaudenzi, Marcellino & Zanette, Antonino & Ziani, Laura**255-265 Optimum component test plans for phased-mission systems***by*Feyzioglu, Orhan & Altinel, I. Kuban & Ozekici, Suleyman**266-288 A sensitivity analysis algorithm for hierarchical decision models***by*Chen, Hongyi & Kocaoglu, Dundar F.**289-298 "Optimistic" weighted Shapley rules in minimum cost spanning tree problems***by*Bergantinos, Gustavo & Lorenzo-Freire, Silvia**299-321 Making decisions in the absence of clear facts***by*Georgiou, Ion**322-339 Valuation of urban industrial land: An analytic network process approach***by*Aragones-Beltran, P. & Aznar, J. & Ferris-Onate, J. & Garcia-Melon, M.**340-353 Robust tests for the bullwhip effect in supply chains with stochastic dynamics***by*Ouyang, Yanfeng & Daganzo, Carlos**354-377 Coordinating the supply chain in the agricultural seed industry***by*Burer, Samuel & Jones, Philip C. & Lowe, Timothy J.**378-392 A dynamic model for managing overlapped iterative product development***by*Lin, Jun & Chai, Kah Hin & Wong, Yoke San & Brombacher, Aarnout C.**393-404 Genetic algorithms for portfolio selection problems with minimum transaction lots***by*Lin, Chang-Chun & Liu, Yi-Ting**405-417 Entropy as an assessment tool of supply chain information sharing***by*Martinez-Olvera, Cesar**418-429 Efficiency decomposition in two-stage data envelopment analysis: An application to non-life insurance companies in Taiwan***by*Kao, Chiang & Hwang, Shiuh-Nan**430-437 Assessing gender and top-management-team pay in the S&P Mid-Cap and Small-Cap companies using data envelopment analysis***by*Bowlin, William F. & Renner, Celia J.**438-443 War and peace in veto voting***by*Gurvich, Vladimir**444-447 Note on "Wash criterion in analytic hierarchy process"***by*Lin, Jennifer Shu-Jen & Chou, Shuo-Yan & Chouhuang, Wayne T. & Hsu, C.P.

### 2008, Volume 184, Issue 3

**817-848 A bibliography for some fundamental problem categories in discrete location science***by*ReVelle, C.S. & Eiselt, H.A. & Daskin, M.S.**849-859 Some observations on maximum weight stable sets in certain P5-free graphs***by*Mosca, Raffaele**860-878 A column generation algorithm for the estimation of origin-destination matrices in congested traffic networks***by*Garcia-Rodenas, Ricardo & Verastegui-Rayo, Doroteo**879-899 Dominance-based heuristics for one-machine total cost scheduling problems***by*Jouglet, Antoine & Savourey, David & Carlier, Jacques & Baptiste, Philippe**900-914 A profit-maximizing economic lot scheduling problem with price optimization***by*Salvietti, Luciano & Smith, Neale R.**915-929 Optimal batch sizing in a multi-stage production system with rework consideration***by*Sarker, Bhaba R. & Jamal, A.M.M. & Mondal, Sanjay**930-945 Determining order quantities in multi-product inventory systems subject to multiple constraints and incremental discounts***by*Haksever, Cengiz & Moussourakis, John**946-961 The effect of replenishment policies on the bullwhip effect: A transfer function approach***by*Jaksic, Marko & Rusjan, Borut**962-980 Integration of equipment planning and project scheduling***by*Dodin, B. & Elimam, A.A.**981-989 Technology scoring model for reflecting evaluator's perception within confidence limits***by*Moon, Tae Hee & Sohn, So Young**990-1004 Approximating term structure of interest rates using cubic L1 splines***by*Chiu, Nan-Chieh & Fang, Shu-Cherng & Lavery, John E. & Lin, Jen-Yen & Wang, Yong**1005-1031 Dynamics of supply chain networks with corporate social responsibility through integrated environmental decision-making***by*Cruz, Jose M.**1032-1043 A fuzzy ranking method with range reduction techniques***by*Ma, Li-Ching & Li, Han-Lin**1044-1061 Development of a three-echelon SC model to optimize coordination costs***by*Kim, Soo Wook & Park, Sangwook**1062-1084 Sensitivity analysis of efficiency and Malmquist productivity indices: An application to Spanish savings banks***by*Tortosa-Ausina, Emili & Grifell-Tatje, Emili & Armero, Carmen & Conesa, David**1085-1099 Improving the accuracy of expert predictions of the future success of new internet services***by*Ozer, Muammer**1100-1121 Capacity and price setting for dispersed, time-sensitive customer segments***by*Pangburn, Michael S. & Stavrulaki, Euthemia**1122-1139 Allocation of long-term financial transmission rights for transmission expansion***by*Kristiansen, Tarjei**1140-1154 Application of machine learning techniques for supply chain demand forecasting***by*Carbonneau, Real & Laframboise, Kevin & Vahidov, Rustam**1155-1162 Hierarchical Bayesian models applied to air surveillance radars***by*Velarde, Luis Guillermo C. & Migon, Helio S. & Alcoforado, David A.**1163-1178 Understanding supply chain dynamics: A chaos perspective***by*Hwarng, H. Brian & Xie, Na**1179-1181 A comment on "Returns to scale and scale elasticity in data envelopment analysis"***by*Soleimani-damaneh, M. & Mostafaee, A.**1182-1185 A note on Fukuyama (2000)***by*Zhang, Baocheng**1186-1189 Reply to comments by Soleimani-damaneh and Mostafaee (2006) and Zhang (2006)***by*Fukuyama, Hirofumi

### 2008, Volume 184, Issue 2

**397-415 The geometry of nesting problems: A tutorial***by*Bennell, Julia A. & Oliveira, Jose F.