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### February 2009, Volume 192, Issue 3

**904-917 Pricing and two-tier advertising with one manufacturer and one retailer***by*Szmerekovsky, Joseph G. & Zhang, Jiang**918-928 A fuzzy approach for selecting project membership to achieve cognitive style goals***by*Shipley, Margaret F. & Johnson, Madeline**929-948 A Stackelberg game and its improvement in a VMI system with a manufacturing vendor***by*Yu, Yugang & Chu, Feng & Chen, Haoxun**949-962 Efficiency decomposition in network data envelopment analysis: A relational model***by*Kao, Chiang**963-974 A stochastic programming approach to cash management in banking***by*Castro, Jordi**975-980 Options strategies with the risk adjustment***by*Gao, Pei-wang**981-1000 Effects of sourcing structure on performance in a multiple-product assemble-to-order supply chain***by*Shao, Xiao-Feng & Ji, Jian-Hua**1001-1007 A linear programming proof of the second order conditions of non-linear programming***by*Brinkhuis, Jan**1008-1013 Johnson's rule, composite jobs and the relocation problem***by*Cheng, T.C.E. & Lin, B.M.T.**1014-1026 Models for purchase frequency***by*Nadarajah, Saralees & Kotz, Samuel

### January 2009, Volume 192, Issue 2

**349-373 Sequencing mixed-model assembly lines: Survey, classification and model critique***by*Boysen, Nils & Fliedner, Malte & Scholl, Armin**374-381 A discrete multivariate mean value theorem with applications***by*Talman, Dolf & Yang, Zaifu**382-395 A chance constraints goal programming model for the advertising planning problem***by*Bhattacharya, U.K.**396-413 POPMUSIC for the point feature label placement problem***by*Alvim, Adriana C.F. & Taillard, Éric D.**414-428 Integrated cellular manufacturing systems design with production planning and dynamic system reconfiguration***by*Ah kioon, Steve & Bulgak, Akif Asil & Bektas, Tolga**429-441 A practical solution approach for the cyclic inventory routing problem***by*Raa, Birger & Aghezzaf, El-Houssaine**442-459 Revenue management approach to stochastic capacity allocation problem***by*Modarres, Mohammad & Sharifyazdi, Mehdi**460-467 Solving multi-criteria scheduling flow shop problem through compromise programming and satisfaction functions***by*Allouche, Mohamed Anis & Aouni, Belaïd & Martel, Jean-Marc & Loukil, Taïcir & Rebaï, Abdelwaheb**468-478 A matching algorithm for generation of statistically dependent random variables with arbitrary marginals***by*Ilich, Nesa**479-486 A facility location and installation of resources model for level of repair analysis***by*Brick, Eduardo Siqueira & Uchoa, Eduardo**487-499 Partnership formation and binomial semivalues***by*Carreras, Francesc & Llongueras, Maria Dolors & Puente, María Albina**500-511 On the effectiveness of scenario generation techniques in single-period portfolio optimization***by*Guastaroba, Gianfranco & Mansini, Renata & Speranza, M. Grazia**512-520 Scheduling preventive maintenance for modular designed components: A dynamic approach***by*Joo, Seong-Jong**521-537 Estimating suppressed data in regional economic databases: A goal-programming approach***by*Zhang, Sumei & Guldmann, Jean-Michel**538-548 Families of relations modelling preferences under incomplete information***by*Mousset, Céline**549-560 Correct or incorrect application of CAPM? Correct or incorrect decisions with CAPM?***by*Magni, Carlo Alberto**561-575 The value of virtual pooling in dual sales channel supply chains***by*Mahar, Stephen & Bretthauer, Kurt M. & Venkataramanan, M.A.**576-593 Impact of information sharing and lead time on bullwhip effect and on-hand inventory***by*Agrawal, Sunil & Sengupta, Raghu Nandan & Shanker, Kripa**594-602 Comparison of non-linear optimization algorithms for yield curve estimation***by*Manousopoulos, Polychronis & Michalopoulos, Michalis**603-620 Portfolio choice and optimal hedging with general risk functions: A simplex-like algorithm***by*Balbás, Alejandro & Balbás, Raquel & Mayoral, Silvia**621-633 The optimal pace of product updates***by*Druehl, Cheryl T. & Schmidt, Glen M. & Souza, Gilvan C.**634-646 Investment and the dynamic cost of income uncertainty: The case of diminishing expectations in agriculture***by*Heikkinen, T. & Pietola, K.**647-657 When does data envelopment analysis outperform a naïve efficiency measurement model?***by*Büschken, Joachim**658-667 Theory of integer-valued data envelopment analysis***by*Kuosmanen, Timo & Matin, Reza Kazemi**668-676 Anchor points in DEA***by*Bougnol, M.-L. & Dulá, J.H.**677-691 Opportunistic timing and manipulation in Australian Federal Elections***by*Lesmono, Dharma & Tonkes, Elliot & Burrage, Kevin**692-699 Optimal building evacuation time considering evacuation routes***by*Pursals, Salvador Casadesús & Garzón, Federico Garriga**700-705 An exact algorithm for the fixed-charge multiple knapsack problem***by*Yamada, Takeo & Takeoka, Takahiro

### January 2009, Volume 192, Issue 1

**1-17 Data envelopment analysis (DEA) - Thirty years on***by*Cook, Wade D. & Seiford, Larry M.**18-28 Solving the multi-criteria time-dependent routing and scheduling problem in a multimodal fixed scheduled network***by*Androutsopoulos, Konstantinos N. & Zografos, Konstantinos G.**29-40 Heuristic approaches to large-scale periodic packing of irregular shapes on a rectangular sheet***by*Costa, M. Teresa & Gomes, A. Miguel & Oliveira, José F.**41-55 A tutorial on the use of graph coloring for some problems in robotics***by*Demange, Marc & Ekim, TInaz & de Werra, Dominique**56-68 Nonconvex piecewise linear knapsack problems***by*Kameshwaran, S. & Narahari, Y.**69-78 An index heuristic for transshipment decisions in multi-location inventory systems based on a pairwise decomposition***by*Archibald, T.W. & Black, D. & Glazebrook, K.D.**79-92 Inventory models with ramp type demand rate, partial backlogging and Weibull deterioration rate***by*Skouri, K. & Konstantaras, I. & Papachristos, S. & Ganas, I.**93-104 Optimal location of dwell points in a single loop AGV system with time restrictions on vehicle availability***by*Ventura, José A. & Rieksts, Brian Q.**105-115 Truck dock assignment problem with operational time constraint within crossdocks***by*Miao, Zhaowei & Lim, Andrew & Ma, Hong**116-124 Interval censored sampling plans for the gamma lifetime model***by*Lu, Wanbo & Tsai, Tzong-Ru**125-137 A heuristic procedure for solving the dynamic probabilistic project expediting problem***by*Bregman, Robert L.**138-150 Learning effects on maintenance outsourcing***by*Tarakci, Hakan & Tang, Kwei & Teyarachakul, Sunantha**151-172 Analysis of a finite buffer model with two servers and two nonpreemptive priority classes***by*Feng, Wei & Umemura, Masataka**173-197 A micro-economic perspective on manager selection in nonprofit organizations***by*Caers, Ralf & Du Bois, Cindy & Jegers, Marc & De Gieter, Sara & De Cooman, Rein & Pepermans, Roland**198-208 Nature plays with dice - terrorists do not: Allocating resources to counter strategic versus probabilistic risks***by*Golany, Boaz & Kaplan, Edward H. & Marmur, Abraham & Rothblum, Uriel G.**209-215 Optimal asset allocation aid system: From "one-size" vs "tailor-made" performance ratio***by*Farinelli, Simone & Ferreira, Manuel & Rossello, Damiano & Thoeny, Markus & Tibiletti, Luisa**216-235 Valuing the flexibility of investing in security process innovations***by*Khansa, Lara & Liginlal, Divakaran**236-242 A stochastic method for robustness analysis in sorting problems***by*Tervonen, Tommi & Figueira, José Rui & Lahdelma, Risto & Dias, Juscelino Almeida & Salminen, Pekka**243-252 A two-phase ant colony algorithm for multi-echelon defective supply chain network design***by*Wang, H.S.**253-264 Equitable birthdate categorization systems for organized minor sports competition***by*Hurley, W.J.**265-276 Optimal co-investment in supply chain infrastructure***by*Kogan, Konstantin & Tapiero, Charles S.**277-292 Retail price markup commitment in decentralized supply chains***by*Liu, Yong & Fry, Michael J. & Raturi, Amitabh S.**293-301 The influence of capital market laws and initial public offering (IPO) process on venture capital***by*Wonglimpiyarat, Jarunee**302-312 Reverse bullwhip effect in pricing***by*Özelkan, Ertunga C. & ÇakanyIldIrIm, Metin**313-325 Bandwidth packing with priority classes***by*Bose, Indranil**326-332 A note on knowledge discovery using neural networks and its application to credit card screening***by*Setiono, Rudy & Baesens, Bart & Mues, Christophe**333-342 Column generation in the integral simplex method***by*Rönnberg, Elina & Larsson, Torbjörn**343-347 A note on the total completion time problem in a permutation flowshop with a learning effect***by*Wu, Chin-Chia & Lee, Wen-Chiung

### December 2008, Volume 191, Issue 3

**593-595 Variable neighborhood search***by*Hansen, Pierre & Mladenovic, Nenad & Moreno Pérez, JosÂ´e A.**596-611 An efficient implementation of a VNS/ILS heuristic for a real-life car sequencing problem***by*Ribeiro, Celso C. & Aloise, Daniel & Noronha, Thiago F. & Rocha, Caroline & Urrutia, Sebastián**612-622 An effective VNS for the capacitated p-median problem***by*Fleszar, K. & Hindi, K.S.**623-635 Model and algorithm for inventory/routing decision in a three-echelon logistics system***by*Zhao, Qiu-Hong & Chen, Shuang & Zang, Cun-Xun**636-649 Variable neighborhood search for minimum cost berth allocation***by*Hansen, Pierre & Oguz, Ceyda & Mladenovic, Nenad**650-660 A General Vehicle Routing Problem***by*Goel, Asvin & Gruhn, Volker**661-676 Variable neighborhood search for extremal graphs. 16. Some conjectures related to the largest eigenvalue of a graph***by*Aouchiche, M. & Bell, F.K. & Cvetkovic, D. & Hansen, P. & Rowlinson, P. & Simic, S.K. & Stevanovic, D.**677-690 Skewed VNS enclosing second order algorithm for the degree constrained minimum spanning tree problem***by*de Souza, Mauricio C. & Martins, Pedro**691-704 Applying the pilot method to improve VNS and GRASP metaheuristics for the design of SDH/WDM networks***by*Höller, Holger & Melián, Belén & Voí, Stefan**705-735 Combining VNS with constraint programming for solving anytime optimization problems***by*Loudni, Samir & Boizumault, Patrice**736-752 Complexity of local search for the p-median problem***by*Alekseeva, Ekaterina & Kochetov, Yuri & Plyasunov, Alexander**753-770 General variable neighborhood search for the continuous optimization***by*Mladenovic, Nenad & Drazic, Milan & Kovacevic-Vujcic, Vera & Cangalovic, Mirjana**771-772 17th EURO Mini Conference "Continuous Optimization in the Industry", Pécs, Hungary, June 29-July 1, 2005***by*Illés, Tibor & Lopez, Marco A. & Terlaky, Tamás & Vörös, József & Weber, Gerhard-Wilhelm**773-785 On the complexity of optimization over the standard simplex***by*de Klerk, E. & den Hertog, D. & Elabwabi, G.**786-802 Solving circle packing problems by global optimization: Numerical results and industrial applications***by*Castillo, Ignacio & Kampas, Frank J. & Pintér, János D.**803-815 The semi-continuous quadratic mixture design problem: Description and branch-and-bound approach***by*Hendrix, Eligius M.T. & Casado, Leocadio G. & García, Inmaculada**816-837 Robust optimization using computer experiments***by*Stinstra, Erwin & den Hertog, Dick**838-854 Application of general semi-infinite programming to lapidary cutting problems***by*Winterfeld, Anton**855-863 Derivative free optimization methods for optimizing stirrer configurations***by*Ugur, Ö. & Karasözen, B. & Schäfer, M. & YapIcI, K.**864-887 Robust portfolio selection based on a multi-stage scenario tree***by*Shen, Ruijun & Zhang, Shuzhong**888-911 Handling CVaR objectives and constraints in two-stage stochastic models***by*Fábián, Csaba I.**912-927 The car sequencing problem: Overview of state-of-the-art methods and industrial case-study of the ROADEF'2005 challenge problem***by*Solnon, Christine & Cung, Van Dat & Nguyen, Alain & Artigues, Christian**928-944 Two local search approaches for solving real-life car sequencing problems***by*Estellon, Bertrand & Gardi, Frédéric & Nouioua, Karim**945-956 Iterated tabu search for the car sequencing problem***by*Cordeau, Jean-François & Laporte, Gilbert & Pasin, Federico**957-971 Soft car sequencing with colors: Lower bounds and optimality proofs***by*Benoist, Thierry**972-980 Local search and suffix tree for car-sequencing problem with colors***by*Gavranovic, Haris**981-992 A hybrid heuristic for a multi-objective real-life car sequencing problem with painting and assembly line constraints***by*Ribeiro, Celso C. & Aloise, Daniel & Noronha, Thiago F. & Rocha, Caroline & Urrutia, Sebastián**993-1003 Greedy approach and multi-criteria simulated annealing for the car sequencing problem***by*Briant, Olivier & Naddef, Denis & Mounié, Grégory**1004-1022 An integer linear programming approach and a hybrid variable neighborhood search for the car sequencing problem***by*Prandtstetter, Matthias & Raidl, Günther R.**1023-1042 Solving the car sequencing problem via Branch & Bound***by*Fliedner, Malte & Boysen, Nils**1043-1055 Combining two pheromone structures for solving the car sequencing problem with Ant Colony Optimization***by*Solnon, Christine**1056-1058 Performance evaluation of QoS-aware heterogeneous systems***by*Skianis, C.**1059-1074 A quality of service negotiation-based vertical handoff decision scheme in heterogeneous wireless systems***by*Song, Qingyang & Jamalipour, Abbas**1075-1088 Quality of service statistics over heterogeneous networks: Analysis and applications***by*Botta, Alessio & Pescapé, Antonio & Ventre, Giorgio**1089-1100 End-to-end QoS issues of MPEG-4 FGS video streaming traffic delivery in an IP/DVB/UMTS network***by*Pliakas, Thomas & Kormentzas, George & Skianis, Charalabos**1101-1112 QoS-aware service evaluation and selection***by*Tsesmetzis, Dimitrios & Roussaki, Ioanna & Sykas, Efstathios**1113-1131 A novel mechanism for provisioning of high-level quality of service information in grid environments***by*Tserpes, Konstantinos & Kyriazis, Dimosthenis & Menychtas, Andreas & Varvarigou, Theodora**1132-1138 Spectrum planning and performance evaluation between heterogeneous satellite networks***by*Milas, Vasilis F. & Vouyioukas, Demosthenes & Moraitis, Nektarios & Constantinou, Philip**1139-1160 Resource allocation for end-to-end QoS provisioning in a hybrid wireless WCDMA and wireline IP-based DiffServ network***by*Yao, Jianxin & Xiao, Lei & Nie, Chun & Wong, David Tung Chong & Chew, Yong Huat**1161-1174 A multiobjective fuzzy bandwidth partitioning model for self-sizing networks***by*Drummond, A.C. & da Fonseca, N.L.S. & Devetsikiotis, M.**1175-1188 A game theoretical formulation of integrated admission control and pricing in wireless networks***by*Rouskas, Angelos N. & Kikilis, Anastasios A. & Ratsiatos, Stilianos S.**1189-1204 Pricing under quality of service uncertainty: Market segmentation via statistical QoS guarantees***by*Bhargava, Hemant K. & Sun, Daewon**1205-1205 Introduction to feature cluster on closed-loop supply chains***by*Flapper, Simme Douwe**1206-1222 Strategic response to EEE returns:: Product eco-design or new recovery processes?***by*Zuidwijk, Rob & Krikke, Harold**1223-1240 Locating collection centers for incentive-dependent returns under a pick-up policy with capacitated vehicles***by*Aras, Necati & Aksen, Deniz & Gönül Tanugur, Ayse**1241-1253 Multi-product economic lot scheduling problem with separate production lines for manufacturing and remanufacturing***by*Teunter, Ruud & Kaparis, Konstantinos & Tang, Ou

### December 2008, Volume 191, Issue 2

**295-305 A heuristic for the multi-period petrol station replenishment problem***by*Cornillier, Fabien & Boctor, Fayez F. & Laporte, Gilbert & Renaud, Jacques**306-319 A tabu search heuristic for the generalized minimum spanning tree problem***by*Öncan, Temel & Cordeau, Jean-François & Laporte, Gilbert**320-331 Single-machine scheduling of multi-operation jobs without missing operations to minimize the total completion time***by*Cheng, T.C.E. & Ng, C.T. & Yuan, J.J.**332-346 Diversified local search strategy under scatter search framework for the probabilistic traveling salesman problem***by*Liu, Yu-Hsin**347-359 Search for an immobile entity on a network***by*Jotshi, Arun & Batta, Rajan**360-373 A discrete particle swarm optimization for lot-streaming flowshop scheduling problem***by*Tseng, Chao-Tang & Liao, Ching-Jong**374-385 A general repeat inspection plan for dependent multicharacteristic critical components***by*Duffuaa, S.O. & Khan, Mehmood**386-397 Conditional VaR estimation using Pearson's type IV distribution***by*Bhattacharyya, Malay & Chaudhary, Abhishek & Yadav, Gaurav**398-408 On the interaction between retrials and sizing of call centers***by*Aguir, M. Salah & Aksin, O. Zeynep & Karaesmen, Fikri & Dallery, Yves**409-415 A general characterization for non-balanced games in terms of U-cycles***by*Cesco, Juan Carlos**416-436 Ordinal regression revisited: Multiple criteria ranking using a set of additive value functions***by*Greco, Salvatore & Mousseau, Vincent & Slowinski, Roman**437-453 Multiple voting location problems***by*Campos Rodríguez, Clara M. & Moreno Pérez, José A.**454-463 The consistency index in reciprocal matrices: Comparison of deterministic and statistical approaches***by*Vargas, Luis G.**464-484 Cyclic scheduling for F.M.S.: Modelling and evolutionary solving approach***by*Hsu, Tiente & Korbaa, Ouajdi & Dupas, Rémy & Goncalves, Gilles**485-503 Single-vendor multi-buyer inventory coordination under private information***by*Chu, Chi-Leung & Leon, V. Jorge**504-516 Optimal control of locusts in subsistence farming areas***by*Levy, Amnon & Caputo, Michael R.**517-529 Capability adjustment for gamma processes with mean shift consideration in implementing Six Sigma program***by*Hsu, Ya-Chen & Pearn, W.L. & Wu, Pei-Ching**530-539 Uncertainty and value of information when allocating resources within and between healthcare programmes***by*Chalabi, Zaid & Epstein, David & McKenna, Claire & Claxton, Karl**540-557 Capturing climate's effect on pollution abatement with an improved solution to the omitted variables problem***by*Leightner, Jonathan E. & Inoue, Tomoo**558-571 Long-range timber supply planning for a vertically integrated paper mill***by*Jones, Philip C. & Ohlmann, Jeffrey W.**572-576 Financial Giffen goods: Examples and counterexamples***by*Poulsen, Rolf & Rasmussen, Kourosh Marjani**577-581 Single-machine scheduling with waiting-time-dependent due dates***by*Koulamas, Christos & Kyparisis, George J.**582-586 An asymptotic approximation scheme for the concave cost bin packing problem***by*Leung, Joseph Y.-T. & Li, Chung-Lun**587-592 Single-machine scheduling against due dates with past-sequence-dependent setup times***by*Biskup, Dirk & Herrmann, Jan

### November 2008, Volume 191, Issue 1

**1-6 A unified method for a class of convex separable nonlinear knapsack problems***by*Zhang, Bin & Hua, Zhongsheng**7-18 Postoptimal analysis in multicriteria linear programming***by*Sitarz, Sebastian**19-31 Combined vehicle routing and scheduling with temporal precedence and synchronization constraints***by*Bredström, David & Rönnqvist, Mikael**32-44 Facility location for market capture when users rank facilities by shorter travel and waiting times***by*Marianov, Vladimir & Ríos, Miguel & Icaza, Manuel José**45-60 Urban rapid transit network capacity expansion***by*Marín, íngel & Jaramillo, Patricia**61-85 Algorithms for two-dimensional cutting stock and strip packing problems using dynamic programming and column generation***by*Cintra, G.F. & Miyazawa, F.K. & Wakabayashi, Y. & Xavier, E.C.**86-99 A heuristic for the container loading problem: A tertiary-tree-based dynamic space decomposition approach***by*Wang, Zhoujing & Li, Kevin W. & Levy, Jason K.**100-111 The graph coloring problem: A neuronal network approach***by*Talaván, Pedro M. & Yáí±ez, Javier**112-126 Characterization and modelling of guillotine constraints***by*Ben Messaoud, Said & Chu, Chengbin & Espinouse, Marie-Laure**127-141 Partial backlogging inventory lot-size models for deteriorating items with fluctuating demand under inflation***by*Chern, Maw-Sheng & Yang, Hui-Ling & Teng, Jinn-Tsair & Papachristos, Sotiris**142-155 Joint replenishment and pricing decisions in inventory systems with stochastically dependent supply capacity***by*Chao, Xiuli & Chen, Hong & Zheng, Shaohui**156-165 Multi-item single source ordering problem with transportation cost: A Lagrangian decomposition approach***by*Ertogral, Kadir**166-181 Doubly uncertain transportation network: Degradable capacity and stochastic demand***by*Siu, Barbara W.Y. & Lo, Hong K.**182-192 Determining optimal lot size for a two-warehouse system with deterioration and shortages using net present value***by*Hsieh, Tsu-Pang & Dye, Chung-Yuan & Ouyang, Liang-Yuh**193-206 Risk-adjusted probability measures in portfolio optimization with coherent measures of risk***by*Miller, Naomi & Ruszczynski, Andrzej**207-222 Forecasting time series with multiple seasonal patterns***by*Gould, Phillip G. & Koehler, Anne B. & Ord, J. Keith & Snyder, Ralph D. & Hyndman, Rob J. & Vahid-Araghi, Farshid**223-239 A hypercube queueing loss model with customer-dependent service rates***by*Atkinson, J.B. & Kovalenko, I.N. & Kuznetsov, N. & Mykhalevych, K.V.**240-252 Reliability analysis and optimization of weighted voting systems with continuous states input***by*Long, Q. & Xie, M. & Ng, S.H. & Levitin, Gregory**253-263 Flexible supply contracts under price uncertainty***by*Fotopoulos, S.B. & Hu, X. & Munson, C.L.**264-271 Marginal analysis for the fuzzy p-median problem***by*Canós, M.J. & Ivorra, C. & Liern, V.**272-294 Modeling and analysis of an auction-based logistics market***by*AgralI, Semra & Tan, BarIs & Karaesmen, Fikri

### November 2008, Volume 190, Issue 3

**587-597 Comparing different metaheuristic approaches for the median path problem with bounded length***by*Lari, Isabella & Ricca, Federica & Scozzari, Andrea**598-609 Exact and heuristic solution approaches for the mixed integer setup knapsack problem***by*Altay, Nezih & Robinson Jr., Powell E. & Bretthauer, Kurt M.**610-632 Location coverage models with demand originating from nodes and paths: Application to cellular network design***by*Erdemir, Elif Tokar & Batta, Rajan & Spielman, Seth & Rogerson, Peter A. & Blatt, Alan & Flanigan, Marie**633-658 Optimal paths in bi-attribute networks with fractional cost functions***by*Soroush, H.M.**659-671 Forming coalitions and the Shapley NTU value***by*Vidal-Puga, Juan J.**672-678 Note on group consistency in analytic hierarchy process***by*Lin, Robert & Lin, Jennifer Shu-Jen & Chang, Jason & Tang, Didos & Chao, Henry & Julian, Peter C**679-695 Robust portfolio modeling with incomplete cost information and project interdependencies***by*Liesiö, Juuso & Mild, Pekka & Salo, Ahti**696-707 The impact of investment lags on investment decision***by*Kim, Ki Hong & Hwang, Seong Tae & Oh, Hyung Sik & Lee, Deok Joo**708-723 Using a risk-based approach to project scheduling: A case illustration from semiconductor manufacturing***by*Zafra-Cabeza, Ascensión & Ridao, Miguel A. & Camacho, Eduardo F.**724-740 Heuristics for workforce planning with worker differences***by*Fowler, John W. & Wirojanagud, Pornsarun & Gel, Esma S.**741-755 A variant of the dynamic programming algorithm for unit commitment of combined heat and power systems***by*Rong, Aiying & Hakonen, Henri & Lahdelma, Risto**756-767 An analytical model for reverse automotive production planning and pricing***by*Qu, Xiuli & Williams, Julie Ann Stuart**768-789 Equilibrium prices supported by dual price functions in markets with non-convexities***by*Bjørndal, Mette & Jörnsten, Kurt**790-797 Pricing in multiple-item procurement auctions with a common to all items fixed cost***by*Lorentziadis, Panos L.**798-817 Basin-wide cooperative water resources allocation***by*Wang, Lizhong & Fang, Liping & Hipel, Keith W.**818-833 Linking structural equation modeling to Bayesian networks: Decision support for customer retention in virtual communities***by*Gupta, Sumeet & Kim, Hee W.**834-854 Induced effects and technological innovation with strategic environmental policy***by*Ohyama, Atsuyuki & Tsujimura, Motoh**855-876 A bi-objective generalized data envelopment analysis model and point-to-set mapping projection***by*Wei, Quanling & Yan, Hong & Xiong, Lin

### October 2008, Volume 190, Issue 2

**295-309 The assortment problem: A survey***by*Pentico, David W.**310-327 On a Feasible-Infeasible Two-Population (FI-2Pop) genetic algorithm for constrained optimization: Distance tracing and no free lunch***by*Kimbrough, Steven Orla & Koehler, Gary J. & Lu, Ming & Wood, David Harlan**328-344 Gateaux differentiability of the dual gap function of a variational inequality***by*Wu, Zili & Wu, Soon-Yi**345-356 A global optimization using linear relaxation for generalized geometric programming***by*Qu, Shaojian & Zhang, Kecun & Wang, Fusheng**357-382 On solving multiobjective bin packing problems using evolutionary particle swarm optimization***by*Liu, D.S. & Tan, K.C. & Huang, S.Y. & Goh, C.K. & Ho, W.K.**383-397 Discounted MEAN bound for the optimal searcher path problem with non-uniform travel times***by*Lau, Haye & Huang, Shoudong & Dissanayake, Gamini**398-411 A tabu search and a genetic algorithm for solving a bicriteria general job shop scheduling problem***by*Vilcot, Geoffrey & Billaut, Jean-Charles**412-420 Replenishment routing problems between a single supplier and multiple retailers with direct delivery***by*Li, Jing-An & Wu, Yue & Lai, Kin Keung & Liu, Ke**421-442 A continuous review replenishment-disposal policy for an inventory system with autonomous supply and fixed disposal costs***by*Pinçe, Çerag & Gürler, Ülkü & Berk, Emre**443-458 How a dominant retailer might design a purchase contract for a newsvendor-type product with price-sensitive demand***by*Lau, Amy Hing Ling & Lau, Hon-Shiang & Wang, Jian-Cai**459-477 A Markovian canonical form of second-order matrix-exponential processes***by*Bodrog, L. & Heindl, A. & Horváth, G. & Telek, M.**478-493 Approximation of the non-stationary M(t)/M(t)/c(t)-queue using stationary queueing models: The stationary backlog-carryover approach***by*Stolletz, Raik**494-508 An LDQBD process under degradation, inspection, and two types of repair***by*Montoro Cazorla, Delia & Pérez-Ocón, Rafael**509-525 Ordering and pricing decisions in a two-echelon supply chain with asymmetric demand information***by*Hsieh, Chung-Chi & Wu, Cheng-Han & Huang, Ya-Jing**526-538 An axiomatization of entropy of capacities on set systems***by*Honda, Aoi & Grabisch, Michel**539-556 A value for generalized probabilistic communication situations***by*Gómez, D. & González-Arangüena, E. & Manuel, C. & Owen, G.**557-561 On the flexibility of demand and production rate***by*Sharma, Sanjay**562-570 A note on a production control model for a facility with limited storage capacity in a random environment***by*Mohebbi, E.**571-577 A note on "Two-warehouse inventory model with deterioration under FIFO dispatch policy"***by*Niu, Bo & Xie, Jinxing**578-585 Mixed integer formulations for the probabilistic minimum energy broadcast problem in wireless networks***by*Montemanni, Roberto & Leggieri, Valeria & Triki, Chefi

### October 2008, Volume 190, Issue 1

**1-21 Network hub location problems: The state of the art***by*Alumur, Sibel & Kara, Bahar Y.**22-39 An airline scheduling model and solution algorithms under stochastic demands***by*Yan, Shangyao & Tang, Ching-Hui & Fu, Tseng-Chih**40-51 Preemptive multiprocessor order scheduling to minimize total weighted flowtime***by*Leung, Joseph Y.-T. & Lee, C.Y. & Ng, C.W. & Young, G.H.**52-67 Solution of real-world postman problems***by*Irnich, Stefan**68-78 Fast heuristics for the Steiner tree problem with revenues, budget and hop constraints***by*Costa, Alysson M. & Cordeau, Jean-François & Laporte, Gilbert