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### 1970, Volume 17, Issue 2

**B30-B31 Graduate Programs in Operational Research at Lancaster and Sussex***by*M. G. Simpson & B. H. P. Rivett**B32-B34 Some Comments on Graduate Education in the Management Sciences***by*Martin K. Starr**B35-B36 Management Science Education***by*Robert M. Thrall**B37-B53 Operations Research as a Profession***by*C. West Churchman**B54-B71 The Theory of Networks and Management Science: Part II***by*Salah E. Elmaghraby**B72-B82 Planning Tire Production***by*Samuel Gorenstein**B83-B96 Organizational Communications Systems and the Decision Process***by*Thomas P. Ference**B97-B106 A Simulation of Labor Efficiency and Centralized Assignment in a Production Model***by*Rosser T. Nelson**B107-B114 The Product-Mix Problem under Stochastic Seasonal Demand***by*S. D. Hodges & P. G. Moore**B115-B118 Letters to the Editor***by*anonymous**B119-B123 Information Systems in Management Science: Management Information System--What It Is and Why?***by*Harry Stern**B124-B126 Marketing Science***by*Kenneth A. Longman**B127-B130 Book Reviews***by*Robert S. Weinberg**B131-B131 Précis--An Activity-Productivity Analysis of a Variable Task***by*Robert J. Paul**B132-B134 Working Papers***by*anonymous**B135-B139 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 17, Issue 1

**1-34 The Theory of Networks and Management Science. Part I***by*Salah E. Elmaghraby**35-47 A Generalized Model of Administrative Decisions: An Experimental Test***by*Gary W. Dickson**48-65 Chance Constrained Programming of the Machine Loading Problem with Stochastic Processing Times***by*M. Resh**66-77 A Simplex Method for a Class of Nonconvex Separable Problems***by*Guy Alloin**78-91 Smoothing Start-Up and Shut-Down Costs: Concave Case***by*Matthew J. Sobel**92-104 The Effectiveness of the Cognitive-Style Constraint in Implementing Operations Research Proposals***by*Jan H. B. M. Huysmans**105-111 A Production Scheduling Model by Bivalent Linear Programming***by*Christoph Haehling von Lanzenauer**112-115 Blocking and Delays in M (x) /M/c Bulk Arrival Queueing Systems***by*Irwin W. Kabak**116-118 A Simple Optimality Proof of Moore's Sequencing Algorithm***by*L. B. J. M. Sturm**119-123 Book Reviews***by*Robert S. Weinberg**124-125 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 12

**B699-B705 Free For All***by*Erich Fromm**B706-B710 Letters to the Editor***by*anonymous**B711-B713 An Introduction to Some Papers on Urban Planning, Information, Goals and Implementation***by*W. W. Cooper**B714-B732 Delusions and Diffusions of City Planning in the United States***by*Melville C. Branch**B733-B748 A New Approach: To an Urban Information Process***by*Charles Eastman & Norman J. Johnson & Kenneth Kortanek**B749-B751 Response to "A New Approach to an Urban Information Process"***by*John F. Collins**B752-B762 Urban Statistics and Their Treatment and Use for Decision-Makers***by*Frank J. Carr**B763-B764 Commentary on "Urban Statistics and Their Treatment and use for Decision-Makers"***by*Mark E. Keane**B765-B778 Measuring Progress Towards Social Goals: Some Possibilities at National and Local Levels***by*Nestor E. Terleckyj**B779-B783 Comments on "Measuring Progress Towards Social Goals: Some Possibilities at National and Local Levels"***by*Marvin Hoffenberg**B784-B799 Modeling School Facility Requirements in New Communities***by*Charles M. Eastman & Kenneth O. Kortanek**B800-B811 Dynamics of the Peter Principle***by*Julius Kane**B812-B813 Book Reviews***by*Robert S. Weinberg**B814-B814 Errata***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 11

**652-675 Elements of Large-Scale Mathematical Programming Part I: Concepts***by*Arthur M. Geoffrion**676-691 Elements of Large Scale Mathematical Programming Part II: Synthesis of Algorithms and Bibliography***by*Arthur M. Geoffrion**692-707 An Analysis of Private and Public Sector Location Models***by*Charles Revelle & David Marks & Jon C. Liebman**708-715 Dissection Methods for Solutions in Chance Constrained Programming Problems Under Discrete Distributions***by*William M. Raike**716-727 An Approximation of the Cost Function for Multi-Echelon Inventory Model***by*Dieter Hochstaedter**728-746 An Experimental Investigation and Comparative Evaluation of Production Line Balancing Techniques***by*Anthony A. Mastor**747-750 Price-Production Decisions with Deterministic Demand***by*Joseph Thomas**751-758 Optimal Sale of a Commodity Stockpile***by*Robert H. Kupperman & Harvey A. Smith**759-761 Book Reviews***by*Robert S. Weinberg**762-763 Précis--Sufficiency Conditions for Constrained Optima***by*C. C. Huang & L. G. Erickson & R. M. Wellek

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 10

**B579-B581 Free For All--Guest Editorial: Growing Pains in the Management Sciences***by*Robert M. Thrall**B582-B583 Letters to the Editor--Concerning Simulation and Sixty Years of Queuing Theory***by*Erwin J. Durrer**B584-B596 Time--Path Types: From Static to Dynamic Typologies***by*John G. Myers & Francesco M. Nicosia**B597-B606 Optimum Time Compression in Project Scheduling***by*L. R. Lamberson & R. R. Hocking**B607-B613 Analysis of Factors Affecting Least-Cost Size of Plant***by*E. M. Babb & T. H. Yu**B614-B629 Multi-Item Production Planning--An Extension of the HMMS Rules***by*Gary L. Bergstrom & Barnard E. Smith**B630-B637 A Heuristic Algorithm for the n Job, m Machine Sequencing Problem***by*Herbert G. Campbell & Richard A. Dudek & Milton L. Smith**B638-B655 Statistical Control of Assessment Uniformity***by*Pao Lun Cheng**B656-B670 An Exploratory Analysis of Individual Information Processing***by*David W. Cravens**B671-B684 Maneuvering Liquid Assets in a Multi-National Company: Formulation and Deterministic Solution Procedures***by*David P. Rutenberg**B685-B688 Information Systems in Management Science***by*Harry Stern**B689-B690 Editorial--Marketing Science***by*Kenneth A. Longman**B691-B694 Book Reviews***by*Robert S. Weinberg**B695-B697 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 9

**527-528 Communication to the Editor--Is the "Diet Problem" Identical to the "Menu Planning Problem"?***by*Eleanor Eckstein**529-541 Minimax Optimization of Unimodal Functions by Variable Block Search***by*John H. Beamer & D. J. Wilde**542-559 Game Theoretic Analysis of a Problem of Government of People***by*T. S. Chidambaram**560-571 On Terminating Stochastic Games***by*H. Mine & K. Yamada & S. Osaki**572-592 Sur La Méthode De Davidon-Flechter-Powell Pour La Minimisation Des Fonctions***by*Gerard Ribière**593-603 Mixed Model Line Balancing with Smoothed Station Assignments***by*Nick T. Thomopoulos**604-606 A Note on Duality Theorem for a Nonlinear Programming Problem***by*Davinder Bhatia**607-621 The Policy Space Structure of Markovian Systems with Two Types of Service***by*Israel Brosh**622-635 Jointly Optimal Deterministic Inventory and Replacement Policies***by*Charles H. Falkner**636-638 Note--On Madigan's Approach to the Deterministic Multi-Product Production and Inventory Problem***by*Kenneth R. Baker**638-642 Note--The Distribution Problem with Upper and Lower Bounds on the Node Requirements***by*A. Charnes & Darwin Klingman**642-644 Note--A Note on the Cyclic Coordinate Ascent Method***by*Norman Zadeh**645-647 Book Reviews***by*Robert S. Weinberg**648-649 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 8

**B449-B455 Free For All--Guest Editorial: L'Histoire de Grandeur et de la Décadence de la Méthode PERT***by*Andrew Vazsonyi**B466-B485 Models and Managers: The Concept of a Decision Calculus***by*John D. C. Little**B486-B494 Optimizing the Search for Cost Deviation Sources***by*Joel S. Demski**B495-B508 Optimal Political Districting by Implicit Enumeration Techniques***by*R. S. Garfinkel & G. L. Nemhauser**B509-B518 Optimal Inventory Policies in Perturbed Demand Models***by*B. L. Schwartz**B519-B532 The Credit Granting Decision***by*Harold Bierman, Jr. & Warren H. Hausman**B533-B548 Adaptive Limits in Inventory Control***by*Samuel Eilon & Joseph Elmaleh**B549-B565 A Simulation Model for Harvest Operations under Stochastic Conditions***by*Eric E. Sorensen & James F. Gilheany**B566-B568 Marketing Science***by*Kenneth A. Longman**B569-B573 Book Reviews***by*Robert S. Weinberg**B574-B574 Working Papers***by*anonymous**B575-B577 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 7

**413-421 An Inventory Theoretic Model of Freight Transport Demand***by*W. J. Baumol & H. D. Vinod**422-434 Experimental Designs for Computer Simulation Experiments***by*J. S. Hunter & T. H. Naylor**435-445 Models of Fact: Examples from Marketing***by*A. S. C. Ehrenberg**446-452 A Controlled Transportation Queueing Process***by*U. Narayan Bhat**453-471 An Algorithm for the Quadratic Assignment Problem***by*G. W. Graves & A. B. Whinston**472-490 The Stochastic Cash Balance Problem with Fixed Costs for Increases and Decreases***by*Edwin H. Neave**491-507 A Dynamic Inventory Model with Stochastic Lead Times***by*Robert S. Kaplan**508-511 Generalization of Dilworth's Theorem on Minimal Chain Decomposition***by*M. Raghavachari & V. L. Mote**512-513 A Note on the Queue M/E k /r***by*J. O. Mayhugh**514-517 Addendum to Stankard and Gupta's Note on Lot Size Scheduling***by*Thom J. Hodgson**518-518 Communications to the Editor--A Correction for "Optimal Policy for a Multiproduct Dynamic, Nonstationary Inventory Problem"***by*anonymous**520-521 Book Reviews***by*anonymous**522-522 Errata***by*anonymous**523-525 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous**518-519 Communications to the Editor--A Note on the Russell Paper***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 6

**B303-B312 Free for All--Corporate Models: The State of the Art***by*George W. Gershefski**B312-B321 Free for All--Factors Making for Implementation Success and Failure***by*Allan Harvey**B322-B323 Letter to the Editor--A Model of Business-Society***by*William T. Moran**B324-B336 Work Flow Structure: An Analysis for Planning and Control***by*William K. Holstein & William L. Berry**B337-B349 Organizational Archetypes of a Multi-National Company***by*David P. Rutenberg**B350-B355 Real-Time Information Systems: A Comparative Economic Analysis***by*William M. Zani**B356-B372 Effect of Three Voting Rules on Resource Allocation Decisions***by*Jacob G. Birnberg & Louis R. Pondy & C. Lee Davis**B373-B383 Printing Press Scheduling for Multi-Edition Periodicals***by*Samuel Gorenstein**B384-B396 A Markovian Model for Hospital Admission Scheduling***by*Peter Kolesar**B397-B409 The Use of Regression on Dummy Variables in Management Research***by*S. R. Searle & Jon G. Udell**B410-B426 Dynamic Programming for Feedlot Optimization***by*C. F. Meyer & R. J. Newett**B427-B433 Multi-Commodity Disconnecting Sets***by*M. Bellmore & H. J. Geenberg & J. J. Jarvis**B434-B436 Information Systems in Management Science***by*Harry Stern**B437-B442 Book Reviews***by*David W. Miller**B444-B447 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1970, Volume 16, Issue 5

**281-288 On Linear Programming in a Markov Decision Problem***by*Eric V. Denardo**289-294 Integer Programming Via Modular Representations***by*Robert Wilson**295-297 On Sequencing n Jobs on One Machine to Minimize the Number of Late Jobs***by*William L. Maxwell**298-308 A Fractile Approach to Linear Programming Under Risk***by*J. K. Sengupta & J. H. Portillo-Campbell**309-312 Symmetric Mathematical Programs***by*Harvey J. Greenberg & William P. Pierskalla**313-326 Some Results for Bulk-Arrival Queues with State-Dependent Service Times***by*Carl M. Harris**327-332 A Branch Search Algorithm for the Knapsack Problem***by*Harold Greenberg & Robert L. Hegerich**333-339 A Method for Solving the Indefinite Quadratic Programming Problem***by*Raymond K. Mueller**340-349 Employment Smoothing (Capital Accumulation) with Production for Stochastic Demand***by*Matthew J. Sobel**350-356 A Class of Inside-Out Algorithms for General Programs***by*F. J. Gould**357-373 Cash Flows in Networks***by*A. H. Russell**374-387 A Decomposition Method for Interval Linear Programming***by*Adi Ben-Israel & Philip D. Robers**388-401 Generalized Networks, Generalized Upper Bounding and Decomposition of the Convex Simplex Method***by*David P. Rutenberg**402-406 Book Reviews***by*David W. Miller**407-407 Working Papers***by*anonymous**408-408 Précis--"Linear" Programming with Absolute Value Functionals***by*David F. Shanno & Roman L. Well, Jr.**409-411 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1969, Volume 16, Issue 4

**B163-B164 Free For All***by*Martin K. Starr**B172-B189 What is a Decision?***by*Samuel Eilon**B190-B211 An Optimization Model of Tuberculosis Epidemiology***by*Charles Reveller & Walter Lynn & Floyd Feldmann**B212-B232 Computational Analysis of Scoring Models for R and D Project Selection***by*John R. Moore, Jr. & Norman R. Baker**B233-B246 Professional Pluralism in an Industrial Organization***by*R. R. Ritti & Fred H. Goldner**B247-B263 The Sequencing Problem***by*Mahendra S. Bakshi & Sant Ram Arora**B264-B273 A Performer-Oriented Approach to Systems Quality***by*Ronald Lessing**B274-B280 The Influence of Setup Time on Job Shop Performance***by*Jon K. Wilbrecht & William B. Prescott**B281-B285 Marketing Science***by*Kenneth A. Longman**B286-B296 Book Reviews***by*David W. Miller**B297-B299 Précis--Oligopoly Bidding Behavior in a Quasi-Complex Experimental Game***by*Richard F. Barton**B300-B302 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1969, Volume 16, Issue 3

**149-164 Information Processing and Programmed Decision Systems***by*Charles H. Kriebel**165-178 Plant Location with Generalized Search Origin***by*Kurt Spielberg**179-186 Preferences, Summation, and Social Welfare Functions***by*Peter C. Fishburn**187-194 A Note to the Problem of Convergence of Periodic Reinvestments***by*Jind\v{r}ich \v{C}ernohorský**195-207 Production Smoothing with Stochastic Demand I: Finite Horizon Case***by*Matthew J. Sobel**208-210 On Optimum Stochastic Allocation***by*Allen Klinger**211-220 Optimal Production, Investment, Advertising, and Price Controls for the Dynamic Monopoly Firm***by*Russell G. Thompson & Michael S. Proctor**221-226 Minimum Variance and Optimal Asymptotic Portfolios***by*Samuel H. Bickel**227-233 A Queueing Process with Some Discrimination***by*Meckinley Scott**234-245 A Queueing Reward System with Several Customer Classes***by*Bruce L. Miller**253-264 Probability Bounds in Replacement Policies for Markov Systems***by*Avraham Beja**265-266 Communication to the Editor--A General Planning Model***by*J. F. Brotchie**266-269 Communication to the Editor--The Use of Subjective Probability Estimates in Assessing Project Completion Times***by*J. B. Kidd & J. R. Morgan**270-276 Book Reviews***by*David W. Miler**277-279 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1969, Volume 16, Issue 2

**B1-B13 Free for All***by*Donald F. Heany**B14-B16 Letters to the Editor***by*anonymous**B17-B30 Utility Measurement in Public Health Decision Making***by*David H. Stembon**B31-B39 On the Choice of Risk Levels in Managerial Decision-Making***by*B. L. Myers & A. J. Melcher**B40-B60 The Impact of Cybernetic Information Technology on Management Value Systems***by*Richard F. Ericson**B61-B76 The Effect of Reducing Leadtime on Inventory Levels-Simulation Analysis***by*Donald Gross & A. Soriano**B77-B92 An Unequal-Period Model for Cash Management Decisions***by*Yair E. Orgler**B93-B111 Sequential Decision Problems: A Model to Exploit Existing Forecasters***by*Warren H. Hausman**B112-B120 A Constrained Choice Model for Student Housing***by*Robert H. Crandall**B121-B135 Applying Linear Programming to the Design of Ultimate Pit Limits***by*Manfred Meyer**B136-B143 Numerical Operators for Statistical PERT Critical Path Analysis***by*Larry J. Ringer**B144-B147 Information Systems in Management Science***by*Harry Stern**B148-B149 Marketing Science***by*Kenneth A. Longman**B150-B156 Book Reviews***by*David W. Miller**B157-B158 Précis--A Categorized Bibliography on Decision and Risk Analysis***by*Gerald J. Hahn**B159-B161 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1969, Volume 16, Issue 1

**1-13 Convergence Conditions for Nonlinear Programming Algorithms***by*Willard I. Zangwill**14-32 Duality in Discrete Programming: II. The Quadratic Case***by*Egon Balas**33-66 The Economic Assessment of Research and Development***by*George Libik**67-76 A Branch-and-Bound Algorithm for Multi-Level Fixed-Charge Problems***by*Arnold P. Jones & Richard M. Soland**77-84 A Functional Equation and its Application to Resource Allocation and Sequencing Problems***by*E. L. Lawler & J. M. Moore**85-92 Artifacts in the Siegel-Fouraker Study of Bargaining and Group Decision Making***by*Robert L. Swinth**93-108 Multiproject Scheduling with Limited Resources: A Zero-One Programming Approach***by*A. Alan B. Pritsker & Lawrence J. Waiters & Philip M. Wolfe**109-117 Optimal Production Planning by a Gradient Technique I. First Variations***by*E. S. Lee & M. A. Shaikh**118-138 Optimal Inventory Policy with Multiple Set-Up Costs***by*Steven A. Lippman**139-145 Book Reviews***by*David W. Miller**146-148 Notes About Authors***by*anonymous

### 1969, Volume 15, Issue 12

**B585-B591 Free For All--Guest Editorial***by*Peter V. Norden**B592-B593 Letter to the Editor***by*anonymous**B594-B607 Some New Views on the Payback Period and Capital Budgeting Decisions***by*H. Martin Weingartner**B608-B627 Simulation and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of New York's Emergency Ambulance Service***by*E. S. Savas**B628-B634 Minimizing Customer Line Items Backordered in Inventory Control***by*Warren H. Hausman**B635-B649 Fundamental Issues in the Simulation of Human Behavior: A Case in the Strategy of Behavioral Science***by*Ian I. Mitroff**B650-B664 Investment Analysis Under Uncertainty***by*Robert Wilson**B665-B674 Solving Production Smoothing Problems***by*Jay R. Galbraith