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### 2003, Volume 150, Issue 3

**496-515 Multiple criteria decision making combined with finance: A categorized bibliographic study***by*Steuer, Ralph E. & Na, Paul**516-528 Value at risk calculation through ARCH factor methodology: Proposal and comparative analysis***by*Cabedo Semper, J. David & Moya Clemente, Ismael**529-545 The practice of Delta-Gamma VaR: Implementing the quadratic portfolio model***by*Castellacci, Giuseppe & Siclari, Michael J.**546-571 Simulated annealing for complex portfolio selection problems***by*Crama, Y. & Schyns, M.**572-584 The optimal portfolio problem with coherent risk measure constraints***by*Benati, Stefano**585-600 Network simplex algorithm for the general equal flow problem***by*Calvete, Herminia I.**601-616 Models for a fuzzy inventory of two replaceable merchandises without backorder based on the signed distance of fuzzy sets***by*Yao, Jing-Shing & Ouyang, Liang-Yuh & Chang, Hung-Chi**617-639 Strategic commitment to price to stimulate downstream innovation in a supply chain***by*Gilbert, Stephen M. & Cvsa, Viswanath**640-652 Multiobjective programming methods in the reserve selection problem***by*Memtsas, Dimitris P.**653-671 Product line selection and pricing under a share-of-surplus choice model***by*Kraus, Ursula G. & Yano, Candace Arai**672-687 A model and solution method for multi-period sales promotion design***by*Nair, Suresh K. & Tarasewich, Peter

### 2003, Volume 150, Issue 2

**237-252 Distributed decision making--a unified approach***by*Schneeweiss, Christoph**253-280 Multicriteria heuristic search***by*Mandow, L. & Perez de la Cruz, J. L.**281-292 Parametric on-line algorithms for packing rectangles and boxes***by*Miyazawa, F. K. & Wakabayashi, Y.**293-303 The analysis of optimal control model in matching problem between manufacturing and marketing***by*Chen, Miao-Sheng & Chu, Mei-Chen**304-319 Offsetting inventory cycles of items sharing storage***by*Murthy, Nagesh N. & Benton, W. C. & Rubin, Paul A.**320-352 Fuzzy inventory with backorder for fuzzy order quantity and fuzzy shortage quantity***by*Wu, Kweimei & Yao, Jing-Shing**353-369 Learning by doing in a T-period production planning: Analytical solution***by*Alvarez, F. & Cerda, E.**370-394 Optimization of multi-feeder (depot) printed circuit board manufacturing with error guarantees***by*Kazaz, Burak & Altinkemer, Kemal**395-405 Retail promotions with negative brand image effects: Is cooperation possible?***by*Jorgensen, Steffen & Taboubi, Sihem & Zaccour, Georges**406-419 Optimal allocation of multi-state elements in linear consecutively connected systems with vulnerable nodes***by*Levitin, Gregory**420-436 A two-stage decision procedure for monitoring processes with low fraction nonconforming***by*Chan, L. Y. & Lai, C. D. & Xie, M. & Goh, T. N.**437-450 A metamodeling methodology involving both qualitative and quantitative input factors***by*Tunali, S. & Batmaz, I.**451-461 Sequential condition-based maintenance scheduling for a deteriorating system***by*Dieulle, L. & Berenguer, C. & Grall, A. & Roussignol, M.

### 2003, Volume 150, Issue 1

**1-2 OR applied to health services: Planning for the future with scarce resources***by*Rauner, M. S. & Vissers, J. M. H.**3-18 How many AEDs in which region? An economic decision model for the Austrian Red Cross***by*Rauner, Marion S. & Bajmoczy, Nikolaus**19-31 Towards incorporating human behaviour in models of health care systems: An approach using discrete event simulation***by*Brailsford, Sally & Schmidt, Bernd**32-45 Prioritising waiting lists: how and why?***by*Mullen, Penelope M.**46-52 How likely is it that a run of poor outcomes is unlikely?***by*Gallivan, Steve**53-66 The evaluation of disease prevention and treatment using simulation models***by*Davies, Ruth & Roderick, Paul & Raftery, James**67-80 Priorities and allocation of health care resources in developing countries: A case-study from the Mtwara region, Tanzania***by*Flessa, Steffen**81-91 A systems modelling approach for the prevention and treatment of diabetic retinopathy***by*Harper, P. R. & Sayyad, M. G. & de Senna, V. & Shahani, A. K. & Yajnik, C. S. & Shelgikar, K. M.**92-100 Estimating bed requirements for an intermediate care facility***by*Utley, Martin & Gallivan, Steve & Davis, Katie & Daniel, Patricia & Reeves, Paula & Worrall, Jennifer**101-114 Integrating simulation and optimisation in health care centre management***by*De Angelis, Vanda & Felici, Giovanni & Impelluso, Paolo**115-127 Local search with annealing-like restarts to solve the VRPTW***by*Li, Haibing & Lim, Andrew**128-149 The design of reverse distribution networks: Models and solution procedures***by*Jayaraman, Vaidyanathan & Patterson, Raymond A. & Rolland, Erik**150-162 Neighborhood search heuristics for the uncapacitated facility location problem***by*Ghosh, Diptesh**163-180 Approximate solutions for a stochastic lot-sizing problem with partial customer-order information***by*Dellaert, N. P. & Melo, M. T.**181-193 Local optimization of observed points with no need to observations***by*Hong, Yu-zheng**194-203 A method for choosing from among alternative transportation projects***by*Ferrari, Paolo**204-219 Incorporating wealth information into a multiple criteria decision making model***by*Karasakal, Esra Koktener & Michalowski, Wojtek**220-231 The pairwise egalitarian solution***by*Sanchez-Soriano, Joaquin

### 2003, Volume 149, Issue 3

**475-489 Software reliability and cost models: Perspectives, comparison, and practice***by*Pham, Hoang**490-498 Upper bounds and algorithms for the maximum cardinality bin packing problem***by*Labbe, Martine & Laporte, Gilbert & Martello, Silvano**499-512 An alternative framework to Lagrangian relaxation approach for job shop scheduling***by*Chen, Haoxun & Luh, Peter B.**513-522 Scheduling to minimize the sum of weighted flowtime and weighted tardiness of jobs in a flowshop with sequence-dependent setup times***by*Rajendran, Chandrasekharan & Ziegler, Hans**523-532 Rescheduling of identical parallel machines under machine eligibility constraints***by*Alagoz, Oguzhan & Azizoglu, Meral**533-539 Complexity and approximability results for slicing floorplan designs***by*Deineko, Vladimir G. & Woeginger, Gerhard J.**540-556 Yield information and supplier responsiveness in remanufacturing operations***by*Ferrer, Geraldo**557-570 Evaluating jointly constrained order quantity complexities for incremental discounts***by*Rubin, Paul A. & Benton, W. C.**571-587 Discount pricing decisions in distribution channels with price-sensitive demand***by*Viswanathan, S. & Wang, Qinan**588-613 Polling systems with breakdowns and repairs***by*Nakdimon, Oren & Yechiali, Uri**614-624 Three-triplet np control charts***by*Wu, Zhang & Luo, Hua**625-640 A continuous-time Markov chain under the influence of a regulating point process and applications in stochastic models with catastrophes***by*Economou, Antonis & Fakinos, Demetrios**641-653 Weak efficiency in vector optimization using a closure of algebraic type under cone-convexlikeness***by*Adan, M. & Novo, V.**654-675 Multiobjective fuzzy linear programming problems with fuzzy decision variables***by*Stanciulescu, C. & Fortemps, Ph. & Installe, M. & Wertz, V.**676-687 Semivalues as power indices***by*Carreras, Francesc & Freixas, Josep & Puente, Maria Albina**688-699 An interactive approach to improve estimates of value efficiency in data envelopment analysis***by*Joro, Tarja & Korhonen, Pekka & Zionts, Stanley

### 2003, Volume 149, Issue 2

**247-248 Sequencing and scheduling***by*Brucker, Peter & Knust, Sigrid**249-267 Insertion techniques for static and dynamic resource-constrained project scheduling***by*Artigues, Christian & Michelon, Philippe & Reusser, Stephane**268-281 A new efficient simulated annealing algorithm for the resource-constrained project scheduling problem and its multiple mode version***by*Bouleimen, K. & Lecocq, H.**282-301 Resource-constrained project scheduling: A critical activity reordering heuristic***by*Valls, Vicente & Quintanilla, Sacramento & Ballestin, Francisco**302-313 Lower bounds for resource-constrained project scheduling problems***by*Brucker, Peter & Knust, Sigrid**314-324 On linear lower bounds for the resource constrained project scheduling problem***by*Carlier, J. & Neron, E.**325-343 Order-based neighborhoods for project scheduling with nonregular objective functions***by*Neumann, K. & Schwindt, C. & Zimmermann, J.**344-354 On minimizing the weighted number of late jobs in unit execution time open-shops***by*Baptiste, Philippe**355-376 Identical parallel machines vs. unit-time shops and preemptions vs. chains in scheduling complexity***by*Timkovsky, Vadim G.**377-389 Scheduling multiprocessor tasks on parallel processors with limited availability***by*Blazewicz, Jacek & Dell'Olmo, Paolo & Drozdowski, Maciej & Maczka, Przemyslaw**390-403 Heuristic algorithms for multiprocessor task scheduling in a two-stage hybrid flow-shop***by*Oguz, C. & Fikret Ercan, M. & Edwin Cheng, T. C. & Fung, Y. F.**404-416 An iterative algorithm for scheduling UET tasks with due dates and release times***by*Zinder, Yakov**417-429 Assembly line balancing in a mixed-model sequencing environment with synchronous transfers***by*Karabati, Selcuk & Sayin, Serpil**430-437 Gantt charts: A centenary appreciation***by*Wilson, James M.**438-447 Evaluation of unidirectional lateral transshipments and substitutions in inventory systems***by*Axsater, Sven**448-458 Multi-stage newsboy problem: A dynamic model***by*Kogan, Konstantin & Lou, Sheldon**459-474 Reliability of software with an operational profile***by*Ozekici, S. & Soyer, R.

### 2003, Volume 149, Issue 1

**1-16 A generalized dual phase-2 simplex algorithm***by*Maros, Istvan**17-34 A comparison of two reference point methods in multiple objective mathematical programming***by*Buchanan, John & Gardiner, Lorraine**35-46 Sensitivity analysis of the optimal assignment***by*Lin, Chi-Jen & Wen, Ue-Pyng**47-52 A competitive facility location problem on a tree network with stochastic weights***by*Shiode, Shogo & Drezner, Zvi**53-64 Dominant, an algorithm for the p-center problem***by*Caruso, C. & Colorni, A. & Aloi, L.**65-76 On identifying dominant cliques***by*Escudero, L. F. & Munoz, S.**77-101 A genetic-based framework for solving (multi-criteria) weighted matching problems***by*Medaglia, Andres L. & Fang, Shu-Cherng**102-130 Operationalizing technology improvements in product development decision-making***by*Bhattacharya, Shantanu & Krishnan, V. & Mahajan, Vijay**131-141 Optimal lot sizing for products sold under free-repair warranty***by*Wang, Chih-Hsiung & Sheu, Shey-Heui**142-184 Directional decomposition heuristic for a linear machine-cell location problem***by*Yu, Junfang & Sarker, Bhaba R.**185-196 A fuzzy echelon approach for inventory management in supply chains***by*Giannoccaro, Ilaria & Pontrandolfo, Pierpaolo & Scozzi, Barbara**197-210 Optimal process control policies under a time-varying cost structure***by*Tang, Kwei & Gong, Linguo & Chang, Dong-Shang**211-228 Competitive location, production, and market selection***by*Rhim, Hosun & Ho, Teck H. & Karmarkar, Uday S.**229-244 Optimal replenishment for a periodic review inventory system with two supply modes***by*Chiang, Chi

### 2003, Volume 148, Issue 3

**467-479 Decision analysis based on fused double exponential possibility distributions***by*Guo, Peijun & Tanaka, Hideo**480-493 The structure of the set of equilibria for two person multicriteria games***by*Borm, Peter & Vermeulen, Dries & Voorneveld, Mark**494-513 An extension of the [tau]-value to games with coalition structures***by*Casas-Mendez, Balbina & Garcia-Jurado, Ignacio & van den Nouweland, Anne & Vazquez-Brage, Margarita**514-524 Analyzing AHP-matrices by regression***by*Laininen, Pertti & Hamalainen, Raimo P.**525-533 Question selection for multi-attribute decision-aiding***by*Holloway, Hillary A. & White III, Chelsea C.**534-545 A process-based model for priority convergence in multi-period group decision-making***by*Bendoly, Elliot & Bachrach, Daniel G.**546-558 The robust coloring problem***by*Yanez, Javier & Ramirez, Javier**559-569 Vehicle routing problem with time windows and a limited number of vehicles***by*Lau, Hoong Chuin & Sim, Melvyn & Teo, Kwong Meng**570-583 A demand-shifting feasibility algorithm for Benders decomposition***by*Wu, Peiling & Hartman, Joseph C. & Wilson, George R.**584-590 An approximation algorithm for computing longest paths***by*Grazia Scutella, Maria**591-603 Using short-term memory to minimize the weighted number of late jobs on a single machine***by*Peridy, Laurent & Pinson, Eric & Rivreau, David**604-620 Progress payments in project scheduling problems***by*Vanhoucke, Mario & Demeulemeester, Erik & Herroelen, Willy**621-643 An evolutionary heuristic for the index tracking problem***by*Beasley, J. E. & Meade, N. & Chang, T. -J.**644-661 A probabilistic (max, +) approach for determining railway infrastructure capacity***by*de Kort, A. F. & Heidergott, B. & Ayhan, H.**662-671 Efficiency of banks in a developing economy: The case of India***by*Sathye, Milind**672-686 Optimization of the keyboard arrangement problem using an Ant Colony algorithm***by*Eggers, Jan & Feillet, Dominique & Kehl, Steffen & Oliver Wagner, Marc & Yannou, Bernard

### 2003, Volume 148, Issue 2

**231-232 Introduction: Sport and Computers***by*Koning, Ruud H. & Sierksma, Gerard & van de Velde, Steef**233-246 Manager to go? Performance dips reconsidered with evidence from Dutch football***by*Bruinshoofd, Allard & ter Weel, Bas**247-256 Persistence in sequences of football match results: A Monte Carlo analysis***by*Dobson, Stephen & Goddard, John**257-267 Forecasting the winner of a tennis match***by*Klaassen, Franc J. G. M. & Magnus, Jan R.**268-276 A simulation model for football championships***by*Koning, Ruud H. & Koolhaas, Michael & Renes, Gusta & Ridder, Geert**277-292 Team formation: Matching quality supply and quality demand***by*Boon, Bart H. & Sierksma, Gerard**293-301 Endurance in speed skating: The development of world records***by*Kuper, Gerard H. & Sterken, Elmer**302-311 Scheduling sports competitions on multiple venues***by*Urban, Timothy L. & Russell, Robert A.**312-322 Olympic ranking based on a zero sum gains DEA model***by*Lins, Marcos P. Estellita & Gomes, Eliane G. & Soares de Mello, Joao Carlos C. B. & Soares de Mello, Adelino Jose R.**323-334 An efficient simplex type algorithm for sparse and dense linear programs***by*Paparrizos, Konstantinos & Samaras, Nikolaos & Stephanides, George**335-348 Genetic and Nelder-Mead algorithms hybridized for a more accurate global optimization of continuous multiminima functions***by*Chelouah, Rachid & Siarry, Patrick**349-362 Difference of convex solution of quadratically constrained optimization problems***by*Van Voorhis, Tim & Al-Khayyal, Faiz A.**363-373 A committed delivery strategy with fixed frequency and quantity***by*Thomas, Douglas J. & Hackman, Steven T.**374-383 The concave cost supply problem***by*Chauhan, Satyaveer Singh & Proth, Jean-Marie**384-400 An improved heuristic for deciding on emergency transshipments***by*Minner, Stefan & Silver, Edward A. & Robb, David J.**401-409 Inventory without backorder with fuzzy total cost and fuzzy storing cost defuzzified by centroid and signed distance***by*Yao, Jing-Shing & Chiang, Jershan**410-425 A fully subjective approach to modelling inspection maintenance***by*Apeland, S. & Scarf, P. A.**426-435 Least-squares estimates in fuzzy regression analysis***by*Kao, Chiang & Chyu, Chin-Lu**436-451 Lumpable continuous-time stochastic automata networks***by*Gusak, Oleg & Dayar, Tugrul & Fourneau, Jean-Michel**452-465 Short-term robustness of production management systems: A case study***by*Kleijnen, Jack P. C. & Gaury, Eric

### 2003, Volume 148, Issue 1

**1-13 Generalized network design problems***by*Feremans, Corinne & Labbe, Martine & Laporte, Gilbert**14-27 A new method for group decision support based on ELECTRE III methodology***by*Leyva-Lopez, Juan Carlos & Fernandez-Gonzalez, Eduardo**28-47 On the extension of pseudo-Boolean functions for the aggregation of interacting criteria***by*Grabisch, Michel & Labreuche, Christophe & Vansnick, Jean-Claude**48-55 New-invexity type conditions with applications to constrained dynamic games***by*Bhatia, D. & Sharma, A.**56-64 Blockmodels with maximum concentration***by*Jessop, Alan**65-79 Violations of conjoint independence in binary choices: The equate-to-differentiate interpretation***by*Li, Shu**80-91 On solving linear programs with the ordered weighted averaging objective***by*Ogryczak, Wlodzimierz & Sliwinski, Tomasz**92-101 A note on a dynamic space-allocation method for outbound containers***by*Kim, Kap Hwan & Park, Kang Tae**102-115 A decision support modelling framework for multiple use forest management: The Queen Elizabeth Forest case study in Scotland***by*Kazana, Vassiliki & Fawcett, Roy H. & Mutch, William E. S.**116-125 Personnel allocation among bank branches using a two-stage multi-criterial approach***by*Aleskerov, Fuad & Ersel, Hasan & Yolalan, Reha**126-140 New formulations and solution procedures for the hop constrained network design problem***by*Pirkul, Hasan & Soni, Samit**141-151 An efficient linear programming algorithm for combined heat and power production***by*Lahdelma, Risto & Hakonen, Henri**152-165 Bayesian inference for some Lanchester combat laws***by*Pettit, L. I. & Wiper, M. P. & Young, K. D. S.**166-191 The effect of material flow and workload on the performance of machine location heuristics***by*Sarker, Bhaba R.**192-204 Structuring a delay and disruption claim: An application of cause-mapping and system dynamics***by*Williams, Terry & Ackermann, Fran & Eden, Colin**205-210 Preemptive scheduling on identical parallel machines subject to deadlines***by*Azizoglu, Meral**211-228 Randomized multi-level lot-sizing heuristics for general product structures***by*Dellaert, N. P. & Jeunet, J.

### 2003, Volume 147, Issue 3

**451-463 Ambulance location and relocation models***by*Brotcorne, Luce & Laporte, Gilbert & Semet, Frederic**464-483 Capacity sizing in the presence of a common shared resource: Dimensioning an inbound call center***by*Aksin, O. Zeynep & Harker, Patrick T.**484-498 Heuristic optimization of experimental designs***by*Lejeune, Miguel A.**499-510 Combining DEA and stochastic frontier models: An empirical Bayes approach***by*Tsionas, Efthymios G.**511-521 GIM/M/c queue with multiple acceptances in a window***by*Shin, Yang Woo**522-529 On the control of a compound immigration process through total catastrophes***by*Economou, Antonis**530-548 Effects of a demand-curve's shape on the optimal solutions of a multi-echelon inventory/pricing model***by*Lau, Amy Hing Ling & Lau, Hon-Shiang**549-557 The production-inventory problem of a product with time varying demand, production and deterioration rates***by*Goyal, S. K. & Giri, B. C.**558-566 The single-item lot-sizing problem with immediate lost sales***by*Aksen, Deniz & Altinkemer, Kemal & Chand, Suresh**567-590 Measuring and avoiding the bullwhip effect: A control theoretic approach***by*Dejonckheere, J. & Disney, S. M. & Lambrecht, M. R. & Towill, D. R.**591-612 Flow distance reduction for a multi-product flowline with sets of identical machines***by*Diponegoro, Ahmad & Sarker, Bhaba R.**613-628 Selecting hierarchical facilities in a service-operations environment***by*Jayaraman, Vaidyanathan & Gupta, Rakesh & Pirkul, Hasan**629-643 A guided local search heuristic for the capacitated arc routing problem***by*Beullens, Patrick & Muyldermans, Luc & Cattrysse, Dirk & Van Oudheusden, Dirk**644-656 Minimizing due date related performance measures on two batch processing machines***by*Sup Sung, Chang & Hwan Kim, Young**657-664 Solving biobjective combinatorial max-ordering problems by ranking methods and a two-phases approach***by*Ehrgott, Matthias & Skriver, Anders J. V.**665-670 Scheduling with general job-dependent learning curves***by*Mosheiov, Gur & Sidney, Jeffrey B.**671-679 The Steiner cycle polytope***by*Salazar-Gonzalez, Juan-Jose

### 2003, Volume 147, Issue 2

**229-230 Fuzzy sets in scheduling and planning***by*Fortemps, P.**231-252 Fuzzy scheduling: Modelling flexible constraints vs. coping with incomplete knowledge***by*Dubois, Didier & Fargier, Helene & Fortemps, Philippe**253-265 Fuzzy temporal characteristics of operations for project management on the network models basis***by*Slyeptsov, Anatoliy I. & Tyshchuk, Tetyana A.**266-280 On latest starting times and floats in activity networks with ill-known durations***by*Dubois, Didier & Fargier, Helene & Galvagnon, Vincent**281-296 On two single machine scheduling problems with fuzzy processing times and fuzzy due dates***by*Chanas, Stefan & Kasperski, Adam**297-311 Scheduling uncertain orders in the customer-subcontractor context***by*Geneste, L. & Grabot, B. & Letouzey, A.**312-333 Handling flexibility in a "generalised job shop" with a fuzzy approach***by*Allet, Samir**334-344 A fuzzy genetic algorithm for driver scheduling***by*Li, Jingpeng & Kwan, Raymond S. K.**345-364 Scheduling parallel dedicated machines under a single non-shared resource***by*Kellerer, H. & Strusevich, V. A.**365-372 Algorithms for the variable sized bin packing problem***by*Kang, Jangha & Park, Sungsoo**373-396 The two- and m-machine flowshop scheduling problems with bicriteria of makespan and mean flowtime***by*Allahverdi, Ali**397-404 Differential approximation for optimal satisfiability and related problems***by*Bazgan, Cristina & Paschos, Vangelis Th.**405-417 Uncapacitated point-to-multipoint network flow problem and its application to multicasting in telecommunication networks***by*Park, Koohyun & Shin, Yong-Sik**418-429 Insensitive light traffic in a cellular system with mobile subscribers***by*Yamazaki, Genji**430-447 Optimal task allocation and hardware redundancy policies in distributed computing systems***by*Hsieh, Chung-Chi

### 2003, Volume 147, Issue 1

**1-16 Transshipment of containers at a container terminal: An overview***by*Vis, Iris F. A. & de Koster, Rene**17-31 Optimal control of service rates and arrivals in Jackson networks***by*Azaron, Amir & Fatemi Ghomi, S. M. T.**32-50 Price and delay competition between two service providers***by*Armony, Mor & Haviv, Moshe**51-61 A multivariate statistical approach to reducing the number of variables in data envelopment analysis***by*Jenkins, Larry & Anderson, Murray**62-71 A new approach for controlling a hybrid stochastic manufacturing/remanufacturing system with inventories and different leadtimes***by*Kiesmuller, G. P.**72-93 Resolving inconsistencies among constraints on the parameters of an MCDA model***by*Mousseau, Vincent & Figueira, Jose & Dias, Luis & Gomes da Silva, Carlos & Climaco, Joao**94-107 Dynamic parametric bounds on efficient outcomes in interactive multiple criteria decision making problems***by*Kaliszewski, Ignacy**108-116 On the relation between the Nash bargaining solution and the weighting method***by*Forgo, F. & Szidarovszky, F.**117-127 Ordinal criteria in stochastic multicriteria acceptability analysis (SMAA)***by*Lahdelma, Risto & Miettinen, Kaisa & Salminen, Pekka**128-136 A hierarchical AHP/DEA methodology for the facilities layout design problem***by*Yang, Taho & Kuo, Chunwei**137-145 The geometric consistency index: Approximated thresholds***by*Aguaron, Juan & Moreno-Jimenez, Jose Maria**146-155 On the distribution of calls in a wireless network driven by fluid traffic***by*Ule, Aljaz & Boucherie, Richard J.**156-164 Optimization of TQFP molding process using neuro-fuzzy-GA approach***by*Chiang, Tai-Lin & Su, Chao-Ton**165-186 The measurement of English and Welsh police force efficiency: A comparison of distance function models***by*Drake, Leigh & Simper, R.**187-197 A decision support system for the care of HIV and AIDS patients in India***by*Harper, P. R. & Shahani, A. K.**198-216 Allocating fixed costs and resources via data envelopment analysis***by*Beasley, J. E.**217-228 Probabilistic programming for nitrate pollution control: Comparing different probabilistic constraint approximations***by*Kampas, Athanasios & White, Ben

### 2003, Volume 146, Issue 3

**433-443 Sensitivity analysis by experimental design and metamodelling: Case study on simulation in national animal disease control***by*Vonk Noordegraaf, Antonie & Nielen, Mirjam & Kleijnen, Jack P. C.**444-459 A heuristic for the continuous capacity and flow assignment***by*Queiroz, Marcelo & Humes, Carlos**460-476 The multiple objective time transportation problem with additional restrictions***by*Singh, Preetvanti & Saxena, P. K.**477-485 Efficiency evaluation with strong ordinal input and output measures***by*Zhu, Joe**486-497 Flight test data cycle map optimisation***by*Panton, David & John, Maria & Lucas, Stephen & Mason, Andrew**498-516 Powerful heuristics to minimize makespan in fixed, 3-machine, assembly-type flowshop scheduling***by*Sun, Xi & Morizawa, Kazuko & Nagasawa, Hiroyuki**517-528 The bicriterion semi-obnoxious location (BSL) problem solved by an [epsilon]-approximation***by*Skriver, Anders J. V. & Andersen, Kim Allan**529-542 A dynamic analysis of the single-item periodic stochastic inventory system with order capacity***by*Chan, Gin Hor & Song, Yuyue**543-552 Vendor evaluation with performance variability: A max-min approach***by*Talluri, Srinivas & Narasimhan, Ram