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### 1999, Volume 114, Issue 1

**165-177 Lagrangean/surrogate relaxation for generalized assignment problems***by*Narciso, Marcelo G. & Lorena, Luiz Antonio N.**178-187 Technical efficiency and distance to a reverse convex set***by*Briec, W. & Lemaire, B.**188-197 The bilevel linear/linear fractional programming problem***by*Calvete, Herminia I. & Gale, Carmen**198-214 The finite criss-cross method for hyperbolic programming***by*Illes, Tibor & Szirmai, Akos & Terlaky, Tamas

### 1999, Volume 113, Issue 3

**501-527 Social theory and system dynamics practice***by*Lane, David C.**528-543 A heuristic algorithm for the symmetric and asymmetric vehicle routing problems with backhauls***by*Toth, Paolo & Vigo, Daniele**544-559 An exact algorithm for the capacitated facility location problems with single sourcing***by*Holmberg, Kaj & Ronnqvist, Mikael & Yuan, Di**560-567 Ranking of generalised multi-stage KANBAN policies***by*Axsater, Sven & Rosling, Kaj**568-574 Lot sizing with quality improvement and setup time reduction***by*Voros, Jozsef**575-592 Scheduling of design projects with uncertain number of iterations***by*Luh, Peter B. & Liu, Feng & Moser, Bryan**593-609 Optimal fuzzy counterparts of scheduling rules***by*Ozelkan, Ertunga C. & Duckstein, Lucien**610-619 Optimal control for an MX/G/1 queue with two service modes***by*Nobel, Rein D. & Tijms, Henk C.**620-631 Approximation method for M/PH/1 retrial queues with phase type inter-retrial times***by*Diamond, Jeffrey E. & Alfa, Attahiru Sule**632-642 Adapting the Warmack-Gonzalez algorithm to handle discrete data***by*Rubin, Paul A.**643-652 Evaluation and refinement of aspiration-based methods in MCDM***by*Stewart, Theodor J.**653-675 Regular packing of congruent polygons on the rectangular sheet***by*Stoyan, Yu. G. & Pankratov, A. V.**676-687 O(n log n) procedures for tightening cover inequalities***by*Escudero, L. F. & Garin, A. & Perez, G.**688-699 Intervening duality and bargaining with a farmer-landowner example***by*Ryan, Michael J.

### 1999, Volume 113, Issue 2

**235-699 Editorial***by*Unknown**236-246 Intelligent multicriteria decision support: Overview and perspectives***by*Siskos, Y. & Spyridakos, A.**247-260 Facilitators, decision makers, D.I.Y. users: Is intelligent multicriteria decision support for all feasible or desirable?***by*Belton, Valerie & Hodgkin, Julie**261-270 A DSS for multiple criteria decision analysis with imprecisely specified trade-offs***by*Podinovski, Victor V.**271-280 Solving multiple criteria choice problems by interactive trichotomy segmentation***by*Jaszkiewicz, A. & Ferhat, A. B.**281-299 Using artificial intelligence and visual techniques into preference disaggregation analysis: The MIIDAS system***by*Siskos, Y. & Spyridakos, A. & Yannacopoulos, D.**300-314 The `Light Beam Search' approach - an overview of methodology and applications***by*Jaszkiewicz, Andrzej & Slowinski, Roman**315-335 Decision Support Systems in action: Integrated application in a multicriteria decision aid process***by*Bana e Costa, Carlos A. & Ensslin, Leonardo & Correa, Emerson C. & Vansnick, Jean-Claude**336-354 MARKEX: An intelligent decision support system for product development decisions***by*Matsatsinis, Nikolaos F. & Siskos, Yannis**355-373 Interactive multicriteria procedure exploiting a knowledge-based module to select electricity production alternatives: The CASTART system***by*Gandibleux, Xavier**374-389 Multi-objective modeling for engineering applications: DIDASN++ system***by*Wierzbicki, Andrzej P. & Granat, Janusz**390-434 Deterministic job-shop scheduling: Past, present and future***by*Jain, A. S. & Meeran, S.**435-449 A bicriteria approach to the two-machine flow shop scheduling problem***by*Sayin, Serpil & Karabati, Selcuk**450-468 Sequencing and due-date determination in the stochastic single machine problem with earliness and tardiness costs***by*Soroush, H. M.**469-499 Guided local search and its application to the traveling salesman problem***by*Voudouris, Christos & Tsang, Edward

### 1999, Volume 113, Issue 1

**1-16 Brand positioning under lexicographic choice rules***by*Bhadury, J. & Eiselt, H. A.**17-29 Multi-resource investment strategies: Operational hedging under demand uncertainty***by*Harrison, J. Michael & Van Mieghem, Jan A.**30-41 Can-order policies for coordinated inventory replenishment with Erlang distributed times between ordering***by*Schultz, Helle & Johansen, Soren Glud**42-51 Some stochastic inventory models with deterministic variable lead time***by*Hariga, Moncer & Ben-Daya, Mohamed**52-63 An (s,[punctuation space]S) random lifetime inventory model with a positive lead time***by*Liu, Liming & Yang, Tao**64-79 Stepwise decomposition approaches for large scale cell formation problems***by*Chen, Ja-Shen & Heragu, Sunderesh S.**80-90 A branch and bound based heuristic for multi-product resource constrained scheduling problem in FMS environment***by*Shanker, Kripa & Modi, Bimal K.**91-100 On the minimization of total weighted flow time with identical and uniform parallel machines***by*Azizoglu, Meral & Kirca, Omer**101-112 Stochastically minimizing total flowtime in flowshops with no waiting space***by*Allahverdi, Ali**113-122 Heuristics for scheduling in a flow shop with multiple processors***by*Brah, Shaukat A. & Loo, Luan Luan**123-136 Some new results on simulated annealing applied to the job shop scheduling problem***by*Kolonko, M.**137-146 A new approach for solving repair limit problems***by*Dagpunar, J. S.**147-168 Analysis of centroid aggregation for the Euclidean distance p-median problem***by*Zhao, Peiwu & Batta, Rajan**169-182 Simulation optimization with qualitative variables and structural model changes: A genetic algorithm approach***by*Azadivar, Farhad & Tompkins, George**183-192 Determination of the optimal externality: Efficiency versus equity***by*Romero, Carlos**193-205 Cooperative games with stochastic payoffs***by*Suijs, Jeroen & Borm, Peter & De Waegenaere, Anja & Tijs, Stef**206-214 Estimating returns to scale using non-parametric deterministic technologies: A new method based on goodness-of-fit***by*Kerstens, Kristiaan & Vanden Eeckaut, Philippe**215-231 On a 2-dimensional equipartition problem***by*Conti, Francesco & Malucelli, Federico & Nicoloso, Sara & Simeone, Bruno

### 1999, Volume 112, Issue 3

**479-488 Multicriterion decision making in performance evaluation of an irrigation system***by*Raju, Komaragiri Srinivasa & Pillai, C. R. S.**489-502 Ship maintenance scheduling by genetic algorithm and constraint-based reasoning***by*Deris, Safaai & Omatu, Sigeru & Ohta, Hiroshi & Shaharudin Kutar, Lt. Cdr & Abd Samat, Pathiah**503-516 Extended optimal replacement model for deteriorating systems***by*Sheu, Shey-Huei**517-530 Sensitivity analysis of a railway station track layout with respect to a given timetable***by*Odijk, Michiel A.**531-541 Using the generalized assignment problem in scheduling the ROSAT space telescope***by*Nowakovski, Jorg & Schwarzler, Werner & Triesch, Eberhard**542-553 Evaluating the impact of operating conditions on the performance of appointment scheduling rules in service systems***by*Ho, Chrwan-Jyh & Lau, Hon-Shiang**554-569 Optimal warranties, reliabilities and prices for durable goods in an oligopoly***by*DeCroix, Gregory A.**570-581 A model for allocated versus actual costs in assignment and transportation problems***by*Pilot, Chris & Pilot, Steve**582-597 Travel time analysis for general item location assignment in a rectangular warehouse***by*Chew, Ek Peng & Tang, Loon Ching**598-612 Optimizing the natural gas supply mix of local distribution utilities***by*Guldmann, Jean-Michel & Wang, Fahui**613-619 Optimization models for quality and cost of modular software systems***by*Jung, Ho-Won & Choi, Byoungju**620-634 Clusters in a group: Decision making in the vector space formulation of the analytic hierarchy process***by*Zahir, Sajjad**635-645 Bandwidth packing with queuing delay costs: Bounding and heuristic solution procedures***by*Amiri, Ali & Rolland, Erik & Barkhi, Reza**646-653 Sojourn times in a random queue with and without preemption***by*Field, A. J. & Harrison, P. G.**654-663 Tighter relaxations for the cutting stock problem***by*Nitsche, Christoph & Scheithauer, Guntram & Terno, Johannes**664-672 A new upper bound for the 0-1 quadratic knapsack problem***by*Billionnet, Alain & Faye, Alain & Soutif, Eric**673-681 Implied constraints and LP duals of general nonlinear programming problems***by*Johri, Pravin K.**682-691 Fuzzy MCDM based on ideal and anti-ideal concepts***by*Liang, Gin-Shuh**692-695 A note on rough sets and common knowledge events***by*Salonen, Hannu & Nurmi, Hannu

### 1999, Volume 112, Issue 2

**249-257 Multicriterion decision making in river basin planning and development***by*Raju, Komaragiri Srinivasa & Pillai, C. R. S.**258-272 Layout designs in cellular manufacturing***by*Bazargan-Lari, Massoud**273-283 Reserve design for species preservation***by*Clemens, Michael A. & S. ReVelle, Charles & C. Williams, Justin**284-303 Operations planning for a multi-stage kanban system***by*Sarker, Bhaba R. & Balan, Chidambaram V.**304-309 Stochastically minimizing the makespan in two-machine flow shops without blocking***by*Kamburowski, Jerzy**310-321 Financial credit-risk evaluation with neural and neurofuzzy systems***by*Piramuthu, Selwyn**322-346 Computing lower bounds by destructive improvement: An application to resource-constrained project scheduling***by*Klein, Robert & Scholl, Armin**347-366 The multiple resource constrained project scheduling problem: A breadth-first approach***by*Nazareth, Terence & Verma, Sanjay & Bhattacharya, Subir & Bagchi, Amitava**367-372 Transitive calibration of the AHP verbal scale***by*Finan, J. S. & Hurley, W. J.**373-396 Geometry of decision making and the vector space formulation of the analytic hierarchy process***by*Zahir, Sajjad**397-404 A subjective and objective integrated approach to determine attribute weights***by*Ma, Jian & Fan, Zhi-Ping & Huang, Li-Hua**405-412 Robust and neutral methods for aggregating preferences into an outranking relation***by*Vincke, Ph.**413-420 An improved BL-algorithm for genetic algorithm of the orthogonal packing of rectangles***by*Liu, Dequan & Teng, Hongfei**421-426 On the inverse problem of linear programming and its application to minimum weight perfect k-matching***by*Huang, Siming & Liu, Zhenhong**427-431 A note on efficient solutions for the linear bilevel programming problem***by*Soismaa, Margareta**432-459 Gradient projection and local region search for multiobjective optimisation***by*Yang, Jian-Bo**460-466 A decomposition approach for the fuel-constrained economic power-dispatch problem***by*Takriti, Samer & Krasenbrink, Benedikt**467-471 Graphical solution of (nxm) matrix of a game theory***by*Kumar, Sanjay & Reddy, D. S. N.**472-478 Solution of 3 x 3 games using graphical method***by*Nair, K. G. K. & Ranjith, G.

### 1999, Volume 112, Issue 1

**1-478 Editorial***by*Unknown**3-41 Resource-constrained project scheduling: Notation, classification, models, and methods***by*Brucker, Peter & Drexl, Andreas & Mohring, Rolf & Neumann, Klaus & Pesch, Erwin**42-53 Improving the efficiency of the purchasing process using total cost of ownership information: The case of heating electrodes at Cockerill Sambre S.A***by*Degraeve, Zeger & Roodhooft, Filip**54-80 Formulating and solving production planning problems***by*LeBlanc, Larry J. & Shtub, Avraham & Anandalingam, G.**81-97 Match-up scheduling under a machine breakdown***by*Akturk, M. Selim & Gorgulu, Elif**98-106 Measuring and designing flexibility as a generalized service degree***by*Schneeweiss, Ch. & Schneider, H.**107-121 An approximation for computing the throughput of closed assembly-type queueing networks***by*Ayhan, Hayriye & Wortman, Martin A.**122-133 The general routing polyhedron: A unifying framework***by*Letchford, Adam N.**134-146 The asymmetric travelling salesman problem and a reformulation of the Miller-Tucker-Zemlin constraints***by*Gouveia, Luis & Pires, Jose Manuel**147-157 A simulated annealing algorithm with the random compound move for the sequential partitioning problem of directed acyclic graphs***by*Kaji, Taichi & Ohuchi, Azuma**158-166 Approximation algorithms for the oriented two-dimensional bin packing problem***by*Lodi, Andrea & Martello, Silvano & Vigo, Daniele**167-173 Multiple bottleneck assignment problem***by*Aneja, Y. P. & Punnen, A. P.**174-186 Optimization of dual response systems: A comprehensive procedure for degenerate and nondegenerate problems***by*Del Castillo, Enrique & Fan, Shu-Kai & Semple, John**187-195 Average-discounted equilibria in stochastic games***by*Flesch, J. & Thuijsman, F. & Vrieze, O. J.**196-206 Product form stationary distributions for the MGk group-arrival group-departure loss system under a general acceptance policy***by*Economou, A. & Fakinos, D.**207-219 Development of a Neuro-Fuzzy approach for treating multimodal distributions and spurious clusters***by*Pauler, Gabor**220-235 Decision making under partial probability information using pair-wise comparisons***by*Parkan, Celik & Wang, Lian-Fen & Wu, Ming-Lu**236-239 A note on the kinks at the mean variance frontier***by*Voros, J. & Kriens, J. & Strijbosch, L. W. G.**240-244 A note on robustness of the efficient DMUs in data envelopment analysis***by*Boljuncic, Valter

### 1998, Volume 111, Issue 3

**423-447 Strategic facility location: A review***by*Owen, Susan Hesse & Daskin, Mark S.**448-460 Model tightening for integrated timber harvest and transportation planning***by*Guignard, Monique & Ryu, Choonho & Spielberg, Kurt**461-469 Non-discretionary inputs in data envelopment analysis***by*Ruggiero, John**470-478 DEA and the discriminant analysis of ratios for ranking units***by*Sinuany-Stern, Zilla & Friedman, Lea**479-494 Multi-depot vehicle scheduling problems with time windows and waiting costs***by*Desaulniers, Guy & Lavigne, June & Soumis, Francois**495-508 A utility measure for finding multiobjective shortest paths in urban multimodal transportation networks***by*Modesti, Paola & Sciomachen, Anna**509-517 An iterative improvement approach for the nonpreemptive open shop scheduling problem***by*Liaw, Ching-Fang**518-525 Eliminating redundant columns in continuous tour scheduling problems***by*Brusco, Michael J. & Jacobs, Larry W.**526-542 Information theoretic framework for process control***by*Alwan, Layth C. & Ebrahimi, Nader & Soofi, Ehsan S.**543-554 The plant location problem with demand-dependent setup costs and centralized allocation***by*Averbakh, Igor & Berman, Oded & Drezner, Zvi & Wesolowsky, George O.**555-568 Linear regression estimators for multinormal distributions in optimization of stochastic programming problems***by*Deak, Istvan**569-581 Goal programming for decision making: An overview of the current state-of-the-art***by*Tamiz, Mehrdad & Jones, Dylan & Romero, Carlos**582-588 Parametric linear programming and cluster analysis***by*Joseph, Anito & Bryson, Noel**589-597 Probabilistic linear programming problems with exponential random variables: A technical note***by*Biswal, M. P. & Biswal, N. P. & Li, Duan**598-616 Iterative bundle-based decomposition for large-scale nonseparable convex optimization***by*Park, Koohyun & Shin, Yong-Sik**617-628 The problem of the optimal biobjective spanning tree***by*Ramos, R. M. & Alonso, S. & Sicilia, J. & Gonzalez, C.**629-649 Geo/G/1 discrete time retrial queue with Bernoulli schedule***by*Li, Hui & Yang, Tao

### 1998, Volume 111, Issue 2

**189-192 Modeling and measurement methodology in consumer perceptions, preference, consideration, and choice behavior***by*Manrai, Ajay K.**193-215 Two-stage discrete choice models for scanner panel data: An assessment of process and assumptions***by*Manrai, Ajay K. & Andrews, Rick L.**216-227 Error structure and identification condition in maximum likelihood nonmetric multidimensional scaling***by*Abe, Makoto**228-247 Models of health plan choice***by*Abramson, Charles & Buchmueller, Thomas & Currim, Imran**248-267 Feature-based elimination: Model and empirical comparison***by*Andrews, Rick L. & Manrai, Ajay K.**268-284 A perceptual mapping procedure for analysis of proximity data to determine common and unique product-market structures***by*Chaturvedi, Anil & Carroll, J. D.**285-305 A Bayesian approach to the spatial representation of market structure from consumer choice data***by*DeSarbo, Wayne S. & Kim, Youngchan & Wedel, Michel & Fong, Duncan K. H.**306-327 Brand diagnostics: Mapping branding effects using consumer associative networks***by*Henderson, Geraldine R. & Iacobucci, Dawn & Calder, Bobby J.**328-350 A hierarchical elimination modeling approach for market structure analysis***by*Park, Sehoon & Jain, Dipak & Krishnamurthi, Lakshman**351-368 Modeling ordered decision making in product development***by*Krishnan, Viswanathan**369-380 A new approach for technical efficiency estimation in multiple output production***by*Ruggiero, John**381-392 Periodic review stochastic inventory problem with forecast updates: Worst-case bounds for the myopic solution***by*Gavirneni, Srinagesh & Bollapragada, Srinivas & E. Morton, Thomas**393-404 Call admission control schemes and ATM network topological design***by*Lo, Shuzhi Z. & Makrucki, Brad A. & Bilbro, Griff L. & Elmaghraby, Salah E.**405-420 Manpower allocation using genetic annealing***by*Abboud, Nicolas & Inuiguchi, Masahiro & Sakawa, Masatoshi & Uemura, Yoshio

### 1998, Volume 111, Issue 1

**1-14 Perspectives on operations research in data and knowledge management***by*Basu, Amit**15-27 Dynamic promotional budgeting and media allocation***by*Fruchter, Gila E. & Kalish, Shlomo**28-49 Price, delivery time guarantees and capacity selection***by*So, Kut C. & Song, Jing-Sheng**50-61 Data envelopment analysis vs. principal component analysis: An illustrative study of economic performance of Chinese cities***by*Zhu, Joe**62-74 Measuring production with random inputs and outputs using DEA and certainty equivalent***by*Gong, Linguo & Sun, Bruce**75-97 Optimal control of a divergent multi-echelon inventory system***by*Diks, E. B. & de Kok, A. G.**98-113 Forward-reserve allocation in a warehouse with unit-load replenishments***by*van den Berg, Jeroen P. & Sharp, Gunter P. & Gademann, A. J. R. M. (Noud) & Pochet, Yves**114-128 Dynamic lot-sizing with price changes and price-dependent holding costs***by*Martel, Alain & Gascon, Andre**129-141 Using tabu search to schedule activities of stochastic resource-constrained projects***by*Tsai, Ying-Wei & D. Gemmill, Douglas**142-151 The gap function of a convex multicriteria optimization problem***by*Chen, G. Y. & Goh, C. J. & Yang, X. Q.**152-174 A branch-and-bound procedure for the resource-constrained project scheduling problem with generalized precedence relations***by*De Reyck, Bert & Herroelen, willy**175-186 Optimum component test plans for systems with dependent components***by*Kuban Altinel, I. & Ozekici, Suleyman

### 1998, Volume 110, Issue 3

**411-440 Manufacturing planning and control: The evolution of MRP and JIT integration***by*Benton, W. C. & Shin, Hojung**441-456 The course scheduling problem at Lufthansa Technical Training***by*Haase, Knut & Latteier, Jorg & Schirmer, Andreas**457-473 Domestic petroleum-related expertise utilization and Nigeria's oil industry survival: A multicriteria decision analysis***by*Kalu, Timothy Ch. U.**474-489 Cost optimal allocation of rail passenger lines***by*Claessens, M. T. & van Dijk, N. M. & Zwaneveld, P. J.**490-508 Modeling action-interdependence in multiple criteria decision making***by*Rajabi, Siamak & Kilgour, D. Marc & Hipel, Keith W.**509-524 The use of genetic algorithms to solve the economic lot size scheduling problem***by*Khouja, Moutaz & Michalewicz, Zgibniew & Wilmot, Michael**525-547 Hybrid heuristics for the capacitated lot sizing and loading problem with setup times and overtime decisions***by*Ozdamar, Linet & Birbil, Sevket Ilker**548-563 A hybrid heuristic and linear programming approach to multi-product machine scheduling***by*Goncalves, JoseF. & Leachman, Robert C.**564-575 Heuristic and exact methods for the cutting sequencing problem***by*Faggioli, Enrico & Bentivoglio, Carlo Alberto**576-584 Explicit results for a class of asset-selling problems***by*David, Israel**585-596 Asymptotic loss of priority scheduling policies in closed re-entrant lines: A computational study***by*Narahari, Y. & Khan, L. M.**597-609 Dynamic facility location when the total number of facilities is uncertain: A decision analysis approach***by*Current, John & Ratick, Samuel & ReVelle, Charles**610-625 An exact depth-first algorithm for the pallet loading problem***by*Bhattacharya, Subir & Roy, Rahul & Bhattacharya, Sumita**626-642 Balancing stocks, flexible recipe costs and high service level requirements in a batch process industry: A study of a small scale model***by*Rutten, W. G. M. M. & Bertrand, J. W. M.**643-657 Nonparametric measurement of productive efficiency in the presence of regulation***by*Granderson, Gerald & Linvill, Carl**658-681 Analysis of expected queueing delays for decision making in production planning***by*Kuik, Roelof & Tielemans, Peter F. J.

### 1998, Volume 110, Issue 2

**187-681 EURO best applied paper competition 1997***by*Salomon, Marc**188-198 HOP: A software tool for production scheduling at Bridgestone/Firestone off-the-road***by*Degraeve, Zeger & Schrage, Linus**199-214 A two-level network for recycling sand: A case study***by*Barros, A. I. & Dekker, R. & Scholten, V.**215-222 A model of clinker capacity expansion***by*Stylianides, Theo**223-233 Modeling and solving a real-life assignment problem at universities***by*Cangalovic, Mirjana & Kovacevic-Vujcic, Vera & Ivanovic, Lav & Drazic, Milan**234-242 A multicriteria decision-making approach to university resource allocations and information infrastructure planning***by*Kwak, N. K. & Lee, Changwon**243-260 A multi-objective model for locating fire stations***by*Badri, Masood A. & Mortagy, Amr K. & Alsayed, Colonel Ali**261-271 Purchase quantity discounts and open order rescheduling in an assemble-to-order environment: The hidden economic tradeoffs***by*Srivastava, Rajesh & Benton, W. C.**272-281 Simulated annealing for order spread minimization in sequencing cutting patterns***by*Foerster, Hildegard & Wascher, Gerhard**282-313 An investigation of the behavior of simulation response surfaces***by*Greenwood, Allen G. & Rees, Loren Paul & Siochi, Fernando C.**314-325 A variant of time minimizing assignment problem***by*Arora, Shalini & Puri, M. C.**326-341 Constrained games, intervening duality and experimenter-experiment interactions***by*Ryan, Michael J.**342-367 A weight-assessing method with habitual domains***by*Tzeng, Gwo-Hshiung & Chen, Ting-Yu & Wang, Jih-Chang**368-376 Axioms for the Shapley value on convex geometries***by*Bilbao, J. M.**377-391 The fuzzy hyperbolic inequality index associated with fuzzy random variables***by*Gil, Maria Angeles & Lopez-Diaz, Miguel & Lopez-Garcia, Hortensia**392-406 Analysis of multi-server queues with station and server vacations***by*Chao, Xiuli & Zhao, Yiqiang Q.

### 1998, Volume 110, Issue 1

**1-19 Reacting in real-time to production contingencies in a capacitated flexible cell***by*Chakravarty, Amiya K. & Balakrishnan, Nagraj**20-41 Optimal myopic policy for a stochastic inventory problem with fixed and proportional backorder costs***by*Cetinkaya, S. & Parlar, M.**42-62 Optimal streaming of a single job in a two-stage flow shop***by*Sen, Alper & Topaloglu, Engin & Benli, Omer S.**63-75 Economic spare capacity planning for DCS mesh-restorable networks***by*Lee, Kyungsik & Park, Kyungchul & Park, Sungsoo & Lee, Heesang**76-98 Heuristics for the flow line problem with setup costs***by*Rios-Mercado, Roger Z. & Bard, Jonathan F.**99-111 Stochastic group preference modelling in the multiplicative AHP: A model of group consensus***by*Van den Honert, R. C.**112-125 A statistical approach to the analytic hierarchy process with interval judgements. (I). Distributions on feasible regions***by*Haines, Linda M.**126-149 Stability analysis and optimization of an inventory system with bounded orders***by*Xie, Xiaolan**150-165 Iterative improvement methods for a multiperiod network design problem***by*Garcia, Bruno-Laurent & Mahey, Philippe & LeBlanc, Larry J.**166-186 Iterative methods based on splittings for stochastic automata networks***by*Uysal, Ertugrul & Dayar, Tugrul

### 1998, Volume 109, Issue 3

**541-549 The direct marketing of insurance***by*Onn, Keet Peng & Mercer, Alan**550-558 Forecast frequency in rolling horizon hedging heuristics for capacity expansion***by*Ryan, Sarah M.**559-570 Identification of Pareto-efficient facets in data envelopment analysis***by*Pitaktong, U. & Brockett, P. L. & Mote, J. R. & Rousseau, J. J.**571-586 Managing variances in manufacturing system design***by*Kim, Ilhyung**587-598 Managing production with flexible capacity deployment for serial multi-stage manufacturing systems***by*Weng, Z. Kevin**599-619 Analysis of the temporal decomposition procedure for scheduling with release and due dates***by*Rabenasolo, Besoa & Zeng, Xianyi & Happiette, Michel**620-631 Flowshop scheduling with identical jobs and uniform parallel machines***by*Dessouky, Maged M. & Dessouky, Mohamed I. & Verma, Sushil K.