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### 2005, Volume 160, Issue 1

**88-105 Models for bundle trading in financial markets***by*Abrache, Jawad & Crainic, Teodor Gabriel & Gendreau, Michel**106-120 Efficient solutions for a university timetabling problem through integer programming***by*Daskalaki, S. & Birbas, T.**121-138 Constrained optimization involving expensive function evaluations: A sequential approach***by*Brekelmans, Ruud & Driessen, Lonneke & Hamers, Herbert & den Hertog, Dick**139-153 Heuristic method for a mixed capacitated arc routing problem: A refuse collection application***by*Mourao, Maria Candida & Amado, Ligia**154-171 Data structures and ejection chains for solving large-scale traveling salesman problems***by*Gamboa, Dorabela & Rego, Cesar & Glover, Fred**172-189 Supporting the intelligent MCDA user: A case study in multi-person multi-criteria decision support***by*Hodgkin, Julie & Belton, Valerie & Koulouri, Anastasia**190-201 Minimizing earliness and tardiness penalties in a single-machine problem with a common due date***by*Hino, Celso M. & Ronconi, Debora P. & Mendes, Andre B.**202-217 On nondifferentiable fractional minimax programming***by*Husain, I. & Hanson, Morgan A. & Jabeen, Z.**218-226 Nondifferentiable multiobjective programming under generalized d-univexity***by*Mishra, S. K. & Wang, S. Y. & Lai, K. K.**227-231 On the complexity of minmax regret linear programming***by*Averbakh, Igor & Lebedev, Vasilij**232-241 Multiparametric sensitivity analysis in programming problem with linear-plus-linear fractional objective function***by*Singh, Sanjeet & Gupta, Pankaj & Bhatia, Davinder**242-251 Efficient solution generation for multiple objective linear programming based on extreme ray generation method***by*Ida, Masaaki**252-267 Game theoretic models for climate change negotiations***by*Forgo, Ferenc & Fulop, Janos & Prill, Maria**268-287 A stochastic approach to a case study for product recovery network design***by*Listes, Ovidiu & Dekker, Rommert

### 2004, Volume 159, Issue 3

**529-544 Solving non-additive traffic assignment problems: A descent method for co-coercive variational inequalities***by*Han, Deren & Lo, Hong K.**545-557 Solving the biobjective zero-one knapsack problem by an efficient LP-based heuristic***by*Zhang, Cai Wen & Ong, Hoon Liong**558-573 Mean flow time minimization with given bounds of processing times***by*Lai, Tsung-Chyan & Sotskov, Yuri N. & Sotskova, Nadezhda & Werner, Frank**574-585 A framework for demand point and solution space aggregation analysis for location models***by*Francis, R. L. & Lowe, T. J. & Tamir, A. & Emir-Farinas, H.**586-605 A multi-start local search algorithm for the vehicle routing problem with time windows***by*Braysy, Olli & Hasle, Geir & Dullaert, Wout**606-616 Common due date scheduling with autonomous and induced learning***by*Biskup, Dirk & Simons, Dirk**617-635 The effect of lot sizing rules on order variability***by*Nyoman Pujawan, I**636-650 A Markovian approach to determining optimum process target levels for a multi-stage serial production system***by*Bowling, Shannon R. & Khasawneh, Mohammad T. & Kaewkuekool, Sittichai & Cho, Byung Rae**651-662 A genetic algorithm for an industrial multiprocessor flow shop scheduling problem with recirculation***by*Bertel, S. & Billaut, J. -C.**663-672 Learning curves for processes generating defects requiring reworks***by*Jaber, Mohamad Y. & Guiffrida, Alfred L.**673-686 Analyzing cognitive maps to help structure issues or problems***by*Eden, Colin**687-704 A fuzzy approach to deriving priorities from interval pairwise comparison judgements***by*Mikhailov, L.**705-728 Strategic technology adoption taking into account future technological improvements: A real options approach***by*Huisman, Kuno J. M. & Kort, Peter M.**729-740 Modeling foreign equity control in Sino-foreign joint ventures with neural networks***by*Hu, Michael Y. & Zhang, G. Peter & Chen, Haiyang**iii-iv Editorial***by*Slowinski, Roman & Teghem, Jacques & Wallenius, Jyrki

### 2004, Volume 159, Issue 2

**265-268 Supply chain management: Theory and applications***by*Gunasekaran, A.**269-295 Information systems in supply chain integration and management***by*Gunasekaran, A. & Ngai, E. W. T.**296-317 Dynamic balancing of inventory in supply chains***by*Agrawal, Vipul & Chao, Xiuli & Seshadri, Sridhar**318-329 Evaluating and selecting e-commerce software and communication systems for a supply chain***by*Sarkis, Joseph & Talluri, Srinivas**330-347 Coordinating supply chains with competition: Capacity allocation in semiconductor manufacturing***by*Mallik, Suman & Harker, Patrick T.**348-363 Operational and financial effectiveness of e-collaboration tools in supply chain integration***by*Crespo Marquez, Adolfo & Bianchi, Carmine & Gupta, Jatinder N. D.**364-378 Optimal procurement decisions in the presence of total quantity discounts and alternative product recipes***by*Crama, Y. & Pascual J., R. & Torres, A.**379-392 Agile supply chain capabilities: Determinants of competitive objectives***by*Yusuf, Y. Y. & Gunasekaran, A. & Adeleye, E. O. & Sivayoganathan, K.**393-405 Evaluating the integration of supply chain information systems: A case study***by*Themistocleous, Marinos & Irani, Zahir & Love, Peter E. D.**406-419 On a replenishment coordination model in an integrated supply chain with one vendor and multiple buyers***by*Yao, Ming-Jong & Chiou, Chuang-Chun**420-429 The two-machine flowshop total completion time problem: Improved lower bounds and a branch-and-bound algorithm***by*Akkan, Can & Karabati, Selcuk**430-448 A simulated annealing approach for the circular cutting problem***by*Hifi, Mhand & Paschos, Vangelis Th. & Zissimopoulos, Vassilis**449-469 Parallel simulation of transfer lines by time segmentation***by*Andradottir, Sigrun & Hosseini-Nasab, Mehdi**470-475 Note on inventory model with a mixture of back orders and lost sales***by*Chu, Peter & Yang, Kuo-Lung & Liang, Shing-Ko & Niu, Thomas**476-512 A model for ordinally constructing additive objective functions***by*Tangian, Andranik**513-527 Hospital ownership and operating efficiency: Evidence from Taiwan***by*Chang, Hsihui & Cheng, Mei-Ai & Das, Somnath

### 2004, Volume 159, Issue 1

**1-16 Emerging multiple issue e-auctions***by*Teich, Jeffrey E. & Wallenius, Hannele & Wallenius, Jyrki & Koppius, Otto R.**17-34 Restricting virtual weights in data envelopment analysis***by*Sarrico, C. S. & Dyson, R. G.**35-51 A modified augmented Lagrangian method for a class of monotone variational inequalities***by*He, Bing-sheng & Yang, Hai & Zhang, Chen-song**52-65 Representation and management of MOEA populations based on graphs***by*Alberto, I. & Mateo, P. M.**66-82 Scheduling flexible flow lines with sequence-dependent setup times***by*Kurz, Mary E. & Askin, Ronald G.**83-94 A mixed integer formulation for maximal covering by inclined parallelograms***by*Younies, Hassan & Wesolowsky, George O.**95-109 The effect of foreknowledge of demand in case of a restricted capacity: The single-stage, single-product case***by*Wijngaard, J.**110-120 A periodic-review inventory model with application to the continuous-review obsolescence problem***by*Song, Yuyue & Lau, Hoong Chuin**121-131 Response surface methodology's steepest ascent and step size revisited***by*Kleijnen, Jack P. C. & den Hertog, Dick & Angun, Ebru**132-144 Optimal age-replacement policy of a system subject to shocks with random lead-time***by*Sheu, Shey-Huei & Chien, Yu-Hung**145-165 Multiple asset replacement analysis under variable utilization and stochastic demand***by*Hartman, Joseph C.**166-180 An empirical comparison of the validity of a neural net based multinomial logit choice model to alternative model specifications***by*Hruschka, Harald & Fettes, Werner & Probst, Markus**181-195 Set-valued TU-games***by*Fernandez, F. R. & Hinojosa, M. A. & Puerto, J.**196-206 Rough approximation of a preference relation by a multi-attribute dominance for deterministic, stochastic and fuzzy decision problems***by*Zaras, Kazimierz**207-218 Reallocation of paths of ABR services in a multistage interconnection network (MIN)-type ATM switch network***by*Choi, Seong-Hoon & Kim, Yeong-Dae**219-238 Maximal covering code multiplexing access telecommunication networks***by*Barbas, Javier & Marin, Angel**239-249 DEA Malmquist productivity measure: New insights with an application to computer industry***by*Chen, Yao & Iqbal Ali, Agha**250-257 Performance evaluation when non-discretionary factors correlate with technical efficiency***by*Ruggiero, John**258-263 A new rule for minimizing the number of tardy jobs in dynamic flow shops***by*Lodree, Emmett & Jang, Wooseung & Klein, Cerry M.

### 2004, Volume 158, Issue 3

**533-542 Modeling staff scheduling problems. A tutorial***by*Blochliger, Ivo**543-554 Recyclable waste collection planning--a case study***by*Teixeira, Joao & Antunes, Antonio Pais & de Sousa, Jorge Pinho**555-569 ATM VP-based network design***by*Kang, Jangha & Park, Kyungchul & Park, Sungsoo**570-576 The computational complexity of the relative robust shortest path problem with interval data***by*Zielinski, Pawel**577-594 The scheduling problem of PCBs for multiple non-identical parallel machines***by*Van Hop, Nguyen & Nagarur, Nagendra N.**595-608 A Branch-and-Bound procedure to minimize total tardiness on one machine with arbitrary release dates***by*Baptiste, Philippe & Carlier, Jacques & Jouglet, Antoine**609-625 Single period, single product newsvendor model with random supply shock***by*Liu, Ke & Li, Jing-An & Lai, Kin Keung**626-632 The optimal and heuristic solutions of a distribution network***by*Wee, H. M. & Yang, P. C.**633-648 Stochastic approach versus multiobjective approach for obtaining efficient solutions in stochastic multiobjective programming problems***by*Caballero, Rafael & Cerda, Emilio & del Mar Munoz, Maria & Rey, Lourdes**649-661 Statistical performance of a multiclass bulk production queueing system***by*Armero, Carmen & Conesa, David**662-677 Social multi-criteria evaluation: Methodological foundations and operational consequences***by*Munda, Giuseppe**678-696 Stability on multiobjective dynamic programming problems with fuzzy parameters in the objective functions and in the constraints***by*Li, Dengfeng & Cheng, Chuntian**697-706 Multiple criteria decision making with generalized DEA and an aspiration level method***by*Yun, Y. B. & Nakayama, H. & Arakawa, M.**707-720 Simple and absolute special majorities generated by OWA operators***by*Llamazares, Bonifacio**721-733 Rank-based modelling of preferences in multi-criteria decision making***by*Leskinen, Pekka & Kangas, Annika S. & Kangas, Jyrki**734-744 Assessing non-additive utility for multicriteria decision aid***by*Angilella, Silvia & Greco, Salvatore & Lamantia, Fabio & Matarazzo, Benedetto**745-754 Interval priorities in AHP by interval regression analysis***by*Sugihara, Kazutomi & Ishii, Hiroaki & Tanaka, Hideo**755-772 Degree of scale economies and congestion: A unified DEA approach***by*Tone, Kaoru & Sahoo, Biresh K.**773-792 The design of a dynamic allocation mechanism for the federal energy assistance program LIHEAP***by*Kaiser, Mark J. & Pulsipher, Allan G.**793-795 A note on the lifted Miller-Tucker-Zemlin subtour elimination constraints for the capacitated vehicle routing problem***by*Kara, Imdat & Laporte, Gilbert & Bektas, Tolga

### 2004, Volume 158, Issue 2

**267-270 Methodological foundations of multi-criteria decision making***by*Ogryczak, Wlodzimierz & Vetschera, Rudolf**271-292 Axiomatic characterization of a general utility function and its particular cases in terms of conjoint measurement and rough-set decision rules***by*Greco, Salvatore & Matarazzo, Benedetto & Slowinski, Roman**293-307 Out of the mist--towards decision-maker-friendly multiple criteria decision making support***by*Kaliszewski, Ignacy**308-316 Phased multicriteria preference finding***by*Brugha, Cathal M.**317-338 Integration of ordinal and cardinal information in multi-criteria ranking with imperfect compensation***by*Hinloopen, Edwin & Nijkamp, Peter & Rietveld, Piet**339-350 Preference and veto thresholds in multicriteria analysis based on stochastic dominance***by*Nowak, Maciej**351-361 A method for dealing with inconsistencies in pairwise comparisons***by*Gonzalez-Pachon, Jacinto & Romero, Carlos**362-377 Equitable aggregations and multiple criteria analysis***by*Kostreva, Michael M. & Ogryczak, Wlodzimierz & Wierzbicki, Adam**378-389 A multicriteria classification approach based on pairwise comparisons***by*Doumpos, Michael & Zopounidis, Constantin**390-398 Towards multicriteria clustering: An extension of the k-means algorithm***by*De Smet, Yves & Montano Guzman, Linett**399-408 Multi-criteria minimum cost spanning tree games***by*Fernandez, Francisco R. & Hinojosa, Miguel A. & Puerto, Justo**409-417 Unified approaches for solvable and unsolvable linear complementarity problems***by*Kostreva, M. M. & Yang, X. Q.**418-433 On the computational efficiency of multiple objective metaheuristics. The knapsack problem case study***by*Jaszkiewicz, Andrzej**434-443 Some constrained partitioning problems and majorization***by*Dahl, Geir & Flatberg, Truls**444-455 Exponential smoothing models: Means and variances for lead-time demand***by*Snyder, Ralph D. & Koehler, Anne B. & Hyndman, Rob J. & Ord, J. Keith**456-469 A multi-product continuous review inventory system with stochastic demand, backorders, and a budget constraint***by*Ghalebsaz-Jeddi, Babak & Shultes, Bruce C. & Haji, Rasoul**470-487 Machine scheduling with job delivery coordination***by*Chang, Yung-Chia & Lee, Chung-Yee**488-505 Optimal reorder point inventory models with variable lead time and backorder discount considerations***by*Pan, Jason Chao-Hsien & Lo, Ming-Cheng & Hsiao, Yu-Cheng**506-517 k-Sided permutation games and multiprices of equilibrium***by*Auriol, N. & Marchi, E.**518-524 Estimating the city-block two-dimensional scaling model with simulated annealing***by*Leung, Pui Lam & Lau, Kin-nam**525-528 A note on the single machine serial batching scheduling problem to minimize maximum lateness with identical processing times***by*Yuan, J. J. & Yang, A. F. & Cheng, T. C. E.**529-532 A note on Cpk index estimation using fuzzy numbers***by*Hong, Dug Hun

### 2004, Volume 158, Issue 1

**1-19 Minimax programming under (p,r)-invexity***by*Antczak, Tadeusz**20-33 Non-discretionary and discretionary factors and scale in data envelopment analysis***by*Syrjanen, Mikko J.**34-45 Incorporating kin selection in simulated annealing algorithm and its performance evaluation***by*Singh, Kumar Ashutosh & Mukherjee, Atreya & Tiwari, M. K.**46-55 A method for finding the set of non-dominated vectors for multiple objective integer linear programs***by*Sylva, John & Crema, Alejandro**56-71 Stronger K-tree relaxations for the vehicle routing problem***by*Martinhon, Carlos & Lucena, Abilio & Maculan, Nelson**72-88 Production and inter-facility transportation scheduling for a process industry***by*de Matta, Renato & Miller, Tan**89-102 Production scheduling in a flexible manufacturing system under random demand***by*Sharafali, Moosa & Co, Henry C. & Goh, Mark**103-123 Supply chain modelling of forest fuel***by*Gunnarsson, Helene & Ronnqvist, Mikael & Lundgren, Jan T.**124-145 Using neural networks and cognitive mapping in scenario analysis: The case of Turkey's inflation dynamics***by*Onsel Sahin, Sule & Ulengin, Fusun & Ulengin, Burc**146-172 Scenario networks to align and specify strategic information systems: A case-based study***by*Powell, John & Powell, Philip**173-182 Determining the optimal direct mailing frequency***by*Piersma, Nanda & Jonker, Jedid-Jah**183-193 Designing robust emergency medical service via stochastic programming***by*Beraldi, P. & Bruni, M. E. & Conforti, D.**194-217 Interactive multiobjective agro-ecological land use planning: The Bungoma region in Kenya***by*Agrell, Per J. & Stam, Antonie & Fischer, Gunther W.**218-228 Application of fuzzy optimization to diet problems in Argentinean farms***by*Cadenas, Jose M. & Pelta, David A. & Pelta, Hector R. & Verdegay, Jose L.**229-242 A new foundation for the mean-variance analysis***by*Liu, Liping**243-261 Emissions trading and technology deployment in an energy-systems "bottom-up" model with technology learning***by*Barreto, Leonardo & Kypreos, Socrates**262-265 A note on two direct methods in linear programming***by*Li, Wei

### 2004, Volume 157, Issue 3

**527-539 The sagitta method for solving linear programs***by*Santos-Palomo, Angel**540-551 Multicomponent efficiency measurement and core business identification in multiplant firms: A DEA model***by*Cook, Wade D. & Green, Rodney H.**552-564 A tabu search algorithm for the open vehicle routing problem***by*Brandao, Jose**565-575 An exact method based on Lagrangian decomposition for the 0-1 quadratic knapsack problem***by*Billionnet, Alain & Soutif, Eric**576-591 A simple tabu search for warehouse location***by*Michel, Laurent & Van Hentenryck, Pascal**592-606 Ant colony optimization algorithm to the inter-cell layout problem in cellular manufacturing***by*Solimanpur, M. & Vrat, P. & Shankar, R.**607-619 On the open-shop problem with preemption and minimizing the average completion time***by*Brasel, Heidemarie & Hennes, Holger**620-642 Batching decisions for assembly production systems***by*Kovalyov, M. Y. & Potts, C. N. & Strusevich, V. A.**643-657 Enhancing a company's profitability and competitiveness using integrated vibration-based maintenance: A case study***by*Al-Najjar, Basim & Alsyouf, Imad**658-670 A study of defuzzification with experts' knowledge for deteriorating repairable systems***by*Huang, Yeu-Shiang & Chang, Chi-Chang**671-687 Integrating design and production planning considerations in multi-bay manufacturing facility layout***by*Castillo, Ignacio & Peters, Brett A.**688-703 Effective information horizon length in measuring off-line performance of stochastic dynamic systems***by*Herbon, Avi & Khmelnitsky, Eugene & Maimon, Oded**704-715 Evaluating project completion times when activity times are Weibull distributed***by*Abdelkader, Yousry H.**716-735 Redundancy optimization problems with uncertainty of combining randomness and fuzziness***by*Zhao, Ruiqing & Liu, Baoding**736-745 The heavy-traffic bottleneck phenomenon under splitting and superposition***by*Kim, Sunkyo**746-758 Tabu search algorithms for water network optimization***by*da Conceicao Cunha, Maria & Ribeiro, Luisa**759-774 The effect of information streams on capital budgeting decisions***by*Thijssen, Jacco J. J. & Huisman, Kuno J. M. & Kort, Peter M.**775-783 Time restrictions in natural resource management: A dynamic and stochastic analysis***by*Batabyal, Amitrajeet A. & Beladi, Hamid**784-790 Scheduling with tool changes to minimize total completion time: Basic results and SPT performance***by*Akturk, M. Selim & Ghosh, Jay B. & Gunes, Evrim D.

### 2004, Volume 157, Issue 2

**267-285 Local base station assignment with time intervals in mobile computing environments***by*Tayi, Giri K. & Rosenkrantz, Daniel J. & Ravi, S. S.**286-295 Two-machine flow shop scheduling with two criteria: Maximum earliness and makespan***by*Toktas, Berkin & Azizoglu, Meral & Koksalan, Suna Kondakci**296-306 Simultaneous minimization of total completion time and total deviation of job completion times***by*Mosheiov, Gur**307-321 Development and analysis of cost-based dispatching rules for job shop scheduling***by*Jayamohan, M. S. & Rajendran, Chandrasekharan**322-331 Solving the k-cardinality assignment problem by transformation***by*Volgenant, A.**332-343 Improving activity-based costing heuristics by higher-level cost drivers***by*Homburg, Carsten**344-356 Two-warehouse inventory models for deteriorating items with shortages under inflation***by*Yang, Hui-Ling**357-371 A production-inventory model for a deteriorating item with trended demand and shortages***by*Sana, S. & Goyal, S. K. & Chaudhuri, K. S.**372-388 A game-theoretical cooperative mechanism design for a two-echelon decentralized supply chain***by*Wang, Hongwei & Guo, Min & Efstathiou, Janet**389-397 Pricing strategy for deteriorating items using quantity discount when demand is price sensitive***by*Yang, P. C.**398-408 The analytic hierarchy process and multiobjective 0-1 faculty course assignment***by*Ozdemir, Mujgan S. & Gasimov, Rafail N.**409-428 Redistribution of university budgets with respect to the status quo***by*Tangian, Andranik**429-438 Parametric nonlinear programming for analyzing fuzzy queues with finite capacity***by*Chen, Shih-Pin**439-448 Mining classification rules using rough sets and neural networks***by*Li, Renpu & Wang, Zheng-ou**449-464 The effect of environmental parameters on product recovery***by*Georgiadis, Patroklos & Vlachos, Dimitrios**465-470 An equity check***by*Pettypool, M. Diane & Karathanos, Patricia**471-485 A sequential detection approach to real-time freeway incident detection and characterization***by*Sheu, Jiuh-Biing**486-500 Timing of investments in oligopoly under uncertainty: A framework for numerical analysis***by*Murto, Pauli & Nasakkala, Erkka & Keppo, Jussi**501-513 Self-organising behaviour in the presence of negative externalities: A conceptual model of commuter choice***by*van Ackere, Ann & Larsen, Erik R.**514-525 A multiperiod approach to the solution of groundwater management problems using an outer approximation method***by*Spiliotopoulos, Alexander A. & Karatzas, George P. & Pinder, George F.

### 2004, Volume 157, Issue 1

**1-2 International workshop on smooth and nonsmooth optimization (Rotterdam, July 12-13, 2001)***by*Brinkhuis, Jan & Illes, Tibor & Frenk, Hans & Still, Georg & Weber, Gerhard & Terlaky, Tamas**3-15 A conceptual method for solving generalized semi-infinite programming problems via global optimization by exact discontinuous penalization***by*Geletu, Abebe & Hoffmann, Armin**16-27 Linear semi-openness and the Lyusternik theorem***by*Puhl, H. & Schirotzek, W.**28-38 On the relation between -Hessians and second-order epi-derivatives***by*Mifflin, Robert & Sagastizabal, Claudia**39-45 Products of positive forms, linear matrix inequalities, and Hilbert 17th problem for ternary forms***by*de Klerk, Etienne & Pasechnik, Dmitrii V.**46-58 On equivalent results in minimax theory***by*Frenk, J. B. G. & Kassay, G. & Kolumban, J.**59-67 Continuity of minimal points with applications to parametric multiple objective optimization***by*Bednarczuk, Ewa M.**68-73 Solving the semismooth equivalence problem***by*Pickl, Stefan**74-86 New variants of the criss-cross method for linearly constrained convex quadratic programming***by*Akkeles, Arif A. & Balogh, Laszlo & Illes, Tibor**87-105 A generalized model for data envelopment analysis***by*Yun, Y. B. & Nakayama, H. & Tanino, T.**106-112 [var epsilon]-optimality for multiobjective programming on a Banach space***by*Govil, Misha G. & Mehra, Aparna**113-119 Relationships between vector variational-like inequality and optimization problems***by*Ruiz-Garzon, G. & Osuna-Gomez, R. & Rufian-Lizana, A.**120-129 Process investment and loss functions: Models and analysis***by*Kulkarni, Shailesh & Prybutok, Victor**130-151 Performance analysis of a GI-Geo-1 buffer with a preemptive resume priority scheduling discipline***by*Walraevens, Joris & Steyaert, Bart & Bruneel, Herwig**152-168 Post-tax optimization with stochastic programming***by*Osorio, Maria A. & Gulpinar, Nalan & Rustem, Berc & Settergren, Reuben**169-179 Analysis of the BMAP/G/1 retrial system with search of customers from the orbit***by*Dudin, A. N. & Krishnamoorthy, A. & Joshua, V. C. & Tsarenkov, G. V.**180-195 Service capacity decision and incentive compatible cost allocation for reporting usage forecasts***by*Radhakrishnan, Suresh & Balachandran, Kashi R.**196-217 Customer attrition analysis for financial services using proportional hazard models***by*Van den Poel, Dirk & Lariviere, Bart**218-226 A diffusion approximation model for managing cash in firms: An alternative approach to the Miller-Orr model***by*Premachandra, I. M.**227-241 Decision-making for stock trading based on trading probability by considering whole market movement***by*Huang, Wei & Goto, Satoru & Nakamura, Masatoshi**242-245 Modeling undesirable factors in efficiency evaluation: Comment***by*Fare, Rolf & Grosskopf, Shawna**246-256 Option strategies with linear programming***by*Papahristodoulou, Christos**257-261 Comments on "Flow shop and open shop scheduling with a critical machine and two operations per job"***by*Mosheiov, Gur & Yovel, Uri**262-266 Makespan minimization on uniform parallel machines with release times***by*Koulamas, Christos & Kyparisis, George J.

### 2004, Volume 156, Issue 3

**533-540 Operational research models and the management of fisheries and aquaculture: A review***by*Bjorndal, Trond & Lane, Daniel E. & Weintraub, Andres**541-549 Bicriteria network location (BNL) problems with criteria dependent lengths and minisum objectives***by*Skriver, Anders J. V. & Andersen, Kim Allan & Holmberg, Kaj**550-565 The construction of stable project baseline schedules***by*Herroelen, Willy & Leus, Roel**566-578 An extreme point algorithm for a local minimum solution to the quadratic assignment problem***by*Fedjki, Chawki A. & Duffuaa, Salih O.**579-589 A cutting plane algorithm for computing k-edge survivability of a network***by*Myung, Young-Soo & Kim, Hyun-joon**590-600 A mathematical model and a solution method for the problem of placing various-sized circles into a strip***by*Stoyan, Yu. G. & Yas'kov, G.**601-627 A population heuristic for constrained two-dimensional non-guillotine cutting***by*Beasley, J. E.**628-642 A service quality and success model for the information service industry***by*Landrum, Hollis & Prybutok, Victor R.**643-664 A decomposition approach for an equipment selection and multiple product routing problem incorporating environmental factors***by*Bennett, Derek P. & Yano, Candace A.**665-682 Determining firm-level IT investments to facilitate value chain activities: Should spillovers accruing to value chain members be incorporated?***by*Mahajan, Jayashree & Vakharia, Asoo J.**683-697 Development of a measure to assess quality management in certified firms***by*Conca, Francisco Jose & Llopis, Juan & Tari, Juan Jose**698-711 U-shaped assembly line layouts and their impact on labor productivity: An experimental study***by*Aase, Gerald R. & Olson, John R. & Schniederjans, Marc J.**712-718 Analysis of a production/inventory system with randomly failing production unit submitted to regular preventive maintenance***by*Chelbi, Anis & Ait-Kadi, Daoud**719-735 Commercial branch performance evaluation and results communication in a Canadian bank--a DEA application***by*Paradi, Joseph C. & Schaffnit, Claire