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### 1964, Volume 10, Issue 4

**667-689 An Analysis of Vertical Market Structures***by*Helmy H. Baligh & Leon E. Richartz**690-708 Optimal Policies for the Inventory Problem with Negotiable Leadtime***by*Yoichiro Fukuda**709-715 A Test of a Statistical Method for Computing Selected Inventory Model Characteristics by Simulation***by*Murray A. Geisler**716-733 A Dynamic Programming Algorithm for Embedded Markov Chains when the Planning Horizon is at Infinity***by*John S. de Cani**734-745 Resource Allocation in a PERT Network Under Continuous Activity Time-Cost Functions***by*E. B. Berman**746-759 Optimal Policies for a Class of Search and Evaluation Problems***by*James B. MacQueen**760-766 Development and Application of a Model for Suppression of Forest Fires***by*George M. Parks**767-777 A Heuristic Procedure for Parallel Sequencing with Choice of Machines***by*Eugene S. Schwartz**778-785 Optimum Plant Design for Seasonal Production***by*J. R. Coleman, Jr. & S. Smidt & R. York**786-795 Estimating Reliability After Corrective Action***by*W. J. Corcoran & H. Weingarten & P. W. Zehna**796-809 Development Planning in Underdeveloped Countries***by*Vinay P. Bhende**810-813 Book Reviews***by*anonymous

### 1964, Volume 10, Issue 3

**397-408 Control in Large Organizations***by*Kenneth J. Arrow**409-420 The Psychological Transition From Management Scientist to Manager***by*Herbert Holt & Robert C. Ferber**421-428 The Naval Aviation Supply Office Inventory Retrieval System--A Case Study in File Automation***by*Barry Zimmerman & David Lefkovitz & Noah S. Prywes**429-440 The Dynamic Inventory Problem with Unknown Demand Distribution***by*Donald L. Iglehart**441-460 Production Planning with Convex Costs: A Parametric Study***by*Arthur F. Veinott, Jr.**461-464 A Note on Economic Lot Sizes for Multi-Purpose Equipment***by*L. H. Krone, Jr.**465-471 Some Generalizations of an Inventory Planning Horizon Theorem***by*Edward Zabel**472-476 A Comparison of Order Quantities Computed Using the Average Annual Cost and the Discounted Cost***by*G. Hadley**477-487 On a Problem of Production Planning for a Non-Storable Commodity***by*R. M. Zaki & B. B. Bhattacharyya & R. L. Anderson**488-493 The Engineering Change of the Total Requirements Matrix for a Bill of Materials***by*Leon Gleiberman**494-514 An Algebra for the Analysis of Generalized Activity Networks***by*Salah E. Elmaghraby**515-523 The Maximization of a Quadratic Function of Variables Subject to Linear Inequalities***by*Wilfred Candler & Robert J. Townsley**524-544 The Dynamic Effects of Planning Horizons on the Selection of Optimal Product Strategies***by*Marvin G. DeVries**545-556 Business Gaming for Organizational Research***by*Bernard M. Bass**557-573 Management Science and Marketing Science***by*Martin Kenneth Starr**574-577 Optimum No-Risk Strategy for Win-Place Pari-Mutuel Betting***by*Kenneth E. Willis**578-593 A Primal Method for the Assignment and Transportation Problems***by*M. L. Balinski & R. E. Gomory**594-594 Errata***by*John J. McCall**595-598 Book Reviews***by*anonymous**599-600 Books Received***by*anonymous

### 1964, Volume 10, Issue 2

**193-197 Possibilities for Application of Operational Research to Problems of Development***by*J. Tinbergen**198-206 Some Observations on Adaptive Forecasting***by*H. Theil & S. Wage**207-224 On the Optimality of Adaptive Forecasting***by*M. Nerlove & S. Wage**225-248 A Heuristic Approach to Solving Travelling Salesman Problems***by*Robert L. Karg & Gerald L. Thompson**249-260 Estimation, Control and Verification Procedures for a Reliability Model Based on Variables Data***by*Sylvain Ehrenfeld & Henry DeCicco**261-286 The Sizes of Simulation Samples Required to Compute Certain Inventory Characteristics with Stated Precision and Confidence***by*Murray A. Geisler**287-297 On a Basic Class of Multi-Item Inventory Problems***by*Joseph L. Balintfy**298-315 Queuing when Jobs Require Several Services which Need Not be Sequenced***by*Richard V. Evans**316-334 Preventive Maintenance Scheduling by Mathematical Programming***by*Harvey M. Wagner & Richard J. Giglio & R. George Glaser**335-341 A Method for Allocating Funds to Investment Projects when Returns are Subject to Uncertainty***by*Joel Cord**342-352 Allocation of Screening Inspection Effort--A Dynamic-Programming Approach***by*Glenn F. Lindsay & Albert B. Bishop**353-359 Nonlinear Programming Problems with Stochastic Objective Functions***by*O. L. Mangasarian**360-366 The Sequential Unconstrained Minimization Technique for Nonlinear Programing, a Primal-Dual Method***by*Anthony V. Fiacco & Garth P. McCormick**367-384 Systems Theory and Management***by*Richard A. Johnson & Fremont E. Kast & James E. Rosenzweig**385-392 Effect of Organization Size on Validity of Intelligence Score as a Predictor of Executive Success***by*Albert Porter**393-393 Book Review***by*anonymous**394-395 Books Received***by*anonymous

### 1963, Volume MT-3, Issue 2

**93-99 Universal Education for the Management Sciences***by*David B. Hertz**100-118 Industrial Dynamics and the Design of Management Control Systems***by*Edward B. Roberts**119-127 Reducing Fixed and Variable Costs of Distribution***by*Robert A. Hammond**128-144 An Application of the Critical Path Method to Job Shop Scheduling--A Case Study***by*William A. Heuser, Jr. & B. E. Wynne, Jr.**145-159 A Management Control Systems Simulation Model***by*John Kagdis & Michael R. Lackner**160-166 Simulation as an Aid to Staffing a Customer Service Function***by*Richard F. Hespos**167-187 GREMEX--A Research and Development Management Simulation Exercise***by*D. G. Malcolm & J. R. Hibbs & J. W. Taul & M. J. Vaccaro

### 1963, Volume MT-3, Issue 1

**1-19 The Development of a Factory Simulation System Using Actual Operating Data***by*Earl LeGrande**20-32 Even-Flow, A Scheduling Method for Reducing Lateness in Job Shops***by*Sanford S. Ackerman**33-55 Toward a Universally Viable Philosophy of Management***by*Richard F. Ericson**56-67 An Evaluation of a Decision Simulation as a Learning Environment***by*James L. McKenney**68-77 The Combination of Alternative Research Techniques in Logistics Systems Analysis***by*Murray A. Geisler & Wilbur A. Steger**78-91 The Contribution of Systems Research to Long-Range Planning in the Defense Industry***by*Harold Tombach

### 1963, Volume 10, Issue 1

**1-7 The Environment for Effective Operations and Systems Research***by*Hugh J. Miser**8-29 The Power of a Coalition***by*Michael Maschler**30-46 The Acquisition of Experience in a Complex Management Game***by*William R. Dill & Neil Doppelt**47-61 Some Tactical Problems in Digital Simulation***by*R. W. Conway**62-69 Technical Characteristics of Distribution Simulators***by*Martin L. Gerson & Richard B. Maffei**70-84 Opportunistic Replacement of a Single Part in the Presence of Several Monitored Parts***by*Roy Radner & Dale W. Jorgenson**85-97 Operating Characteristics of Opportunistic Replacement and Inspection Policies***by*J. J. McCall**98-108 A Probabilistic Production and Inventory Problem***by*F. d'Epenoux**109-118 An Inventory Problem with Discrete Time Review and Replenishment by Batches of Fixed Size***by*M. Resh & P. Naor**119-130 Economic Models for Industrial Waiting Line Problems***by*Frederick S. Hillier**131-142 Jobshop-Like Queueing Systems***by*James R. Jackson**143-159 On Some Theorems of Stochastic Linear Programming with Applications***by*J. K. Sengupta & G. Tintner & C. Millham**160-173 Solution of Nonlinear Programming Problems by Partitioning***by*J. B. Rosen & J. C. Ornea**174-182 An Expected Gain-Confidence Limit Criterion for Portfolio Selection***by*William J. Baumol**183-189 Book Reviews***by*anonymous**190-191 Books Received***by*anonymous

### 1963, Volume 9, Issue 4

**517-526 On Adaptive Programming***by*Jacob Marschak**527-541 Statistical Control of Time Standards***by*Franciszek Jan Langier**542-550 The Perils of Polynomials***by*Dudley J. Cowden**551-562 Assembly Line Balancing with a Precedence Matrix***by*Thomas R. Hoffmann**563-573 Marketing Expansion--A Statistical Analysis***by*William R. King**574-585 Some Experiments in Planning and Operating***by*Bernard M. Bass & Harold J. Leavitt**586-599 The Quadratic Assignment Problem***by*Eugene L. Lawler**600-612 Convex Programming by Tangential Approximation***by*H. O. Hartley & R. R. Hocking**613-622 Optimal Allocation of Leased Communication Lines***by*John E. Hosford**623-642 Obsolescence of Commodities which are Subject to Deterioration in Store***by*Samuel Eilon**643-666 A Heuristic Program for Locating Warehouses***by*Alfred A. Kuehn & Michael J. Hamburger**667-668 Remarks on the Kuehn-Hamburger Paper***by*Harvey N. Shycon & Richard B. Maffei**669-677 The Use of Regression Equations to Predict Manpower Requirements***by*Albert B. Drui**678-689 Resignation: What do we Really Know About it?***by*Geoffrey Y. Cornog**690-696 Depreciation, Market Valuations, and Investment Theory***by*Vernon L. Smith**697-700 Communications to the Editor--A Note on Utility and Attitudes to Risk***by*Karl Borch**700-701 Errata***by*David S. Stoller**701-701 Erratum***by*A. Charnes & W. W. Cooper & K. Kortanek**702-708 Book Reviews***by*anonymous

### 1963, Volume 9, Issue 3

**351-357 The X of X***by*C. West Churchman**358-379 Optimal Replacement Policies for a Ballistic Missile***by*D. W. Jorgenson & J. J. McCall**380-393 On the Symmetry Approach to the Committee Decision Problem***by*H. Theil**394-404 A Structural Method of Computing Project Cost Polygons***by*William Prager**405-430 Minimum-Cost Cattle Feed Under Probabilistic Protein Constraints***by*C. van de Panne & W. Popp**431-442 Comparative Evaluation of Performance Using Multiple Criteria***by*Herbert Terry**443-457 The Derivation of Probabilistic Information for the Evaluation of Risky Investments***by*Frederick S. Hillier**458-467 An Experimental Application of the DELPHI Method to the Use of Experts***by*Norman Dalkey & Olaf Helmer**468-477 Indices of the Hierarchical Structure of Industrial Organizations***by*William M. Evan**478-481 Optimal Replacement and Maintenance Under Markovian Deterioration with Probability Bounds on Failure***by*Cyrus Derman**482-489 On the Equivalence of Some Inventory Systems***by*Eliezer Naddor**490-497 A Study of Inventory Theory***by*Murray A. Geisler**498-498 Communication to the Editor***by*William F. Sharpe**499-515 Book Reviews***by*anonymous

### 1963, Volume 9, Issue 2

**171-208 Non-Linear Programming--A Survey***by*W. S. Dorn**209-228 Duality in Semi-Infinite Programs and Some Works of Haar and Carathéodory***by*A. Charnes & W. W. Cooper & K. Kortanek**229-258 Simulation Tests of Lot Size Programming***by*B. P. Dzielinski & C. T. Baker & A. S. Manne**259-267 Optimality of (s, S) Policies in the Infinite Horizon Dynamic Inventory Problem***by*Donald L. Iglehart**268-276 Replacement of Randomly Deteriorating Equipment***by*M. Eisen & M. Leibowitz**277-293 A Simplified Model for Portfolio Analysis***by*William F. Sharpe**294-309 A Heuristic Algorithm and Simulation Approach to Relative Location of Facilities***by*Gordon C. Armour & Elwood S. Buffa**310-321 Consistency and Optimality in Managerial Decision Making***by*E. H. Bowman**322-336 The Dissemination and Use of Recorded Scientific Information***by*Miles W. Martin & Russell L. Ackoff**337-340 On the Determination of Occupational Categories in an Organization***by*David S. Stoller**341-343 Some Notes on the Similarity of Three Management Science Models and Their Analysis by Connectivity Matrix Techniques***by*Alan W. Steinberg**344-349 Book Reviews***by*anonymous

### 1962, Volume MT-2, Issue 2

**71-76 On Rational Decision Making***by*C. West Churchman**77-90 Simulation of Finance Company Operations for Decision Making***by*Gordon B. Davis & Howard Ambill & Herbert Whitecraft**91-100 Computer Simulation Yields Evaluation of Procurement Policies***by*John E. Gessford**101-107 Management Decision Technique in the Classification of Employee Skills***by*Henry Winthrop**108-116 A Problem in Materials Economy***by*A. G. Sterling**117-127 A Sugar Refinery Simulation Model***by*Richard M. Brooks

### 1962, Volume MT-2, Issue 1

**1-6 A System for Control of Order Backlog***by*Kurt H. Schaffir & James H. Scott, Jr.**7-21 Dampening Production Level Response to Order Backlog Changes***by*James H. Scott, Jr.**22-45 A Plant-Warehouse System with Variable Lead-Times and Variable Re-Order Levels: The Cost Optimization--COPT--System***by*Paul A. Strassmann**46-58 Economic Scheduling of Electric Power Production***by*R. M. Durstine**59-69 Planned Replacement***by*Milton Kamins

### 1962, Volume 9, Issue 1

**1-8 The New Approach to Management in the U.S. Defense Department***by*Charles J. Hitch**9-15 Organization Size and Efficiency: The Choice Between Reading and Writing***by*H. Theil**16-24 On Sequential Decisions and Markov Chains***by*Cyrus Derman**25-32 Inspection--Maintenance--Replacement Schedules Under Markovian Deterioration***by*Morton Klein**33-49 Systems Evaluation and Repricing Theorems***by*A. Charnes & W. W. Cooper**50-72 A General Algorithm for the Optimal Distribution of Effort***by*William Karush**73-81 Scheduling Tasks with Deadlines and Non-Linear Loss Functions***by*Albert Schild & Irwin J. Fredman**82-107 Sensitivity Analysis of Cost Coefficient Estimates: The Case of Linear Decision Rules for Employment and Production***by*C. Van De Panne & P. Bosje**108-122 A Random Walk Production-Inventory Policy: Rationale and Implementation***by*Daniel Orr**123-125 A Note on the Optimality of (S, s) Policies in Inventory Theory***by*Edward Zabel**126-140 Optimal Service Policies and Finite Time Horizons***by*C. R. Carr & C. W. Howe**141-153 Rationality Postulates for Bargaining Solutions in Cooperative and in Non-Cooperative Games***by*John C. Harsanyi**154-161 Communications to the Editor***by*anonymous**162-169 Book Reviews***by*anonymous

### 1962, Volume 8, Issue 4

**383-393 How Rational Should a Manager be?***by*I. J. Good**394-407 The Use of Linear Programming and Mathematical Models in Under-Ground Oil Production***by*J. S. Aronofsky & A. C. Williams**408-418 Education--Rich Problems and Poor Markets***by*William J. Platt**419-441 On Trivial and Binding Constraints in Programming Problems***by*J. C. G. Boot**442-453 A Method of Solution for Quadratic Programs***by*C. E. Lemke**454-457 Generalizations of the Optimal Final Inventory Model***by*G. Hadley**458-469 A Family of Dynamic Inventory Models***by*G. Hadley & T. M. Whitin**470-481 Constrained Inventory Rules for Production Smoothing***by*Peter R. Winters**482-489 Computation for the Redistribution Model with Set-Up Charge***by*S. G. Allen**490-499 Optimum Bond Portfolio Selections***by*Pao Lun Cheng**500-515 A Generalized Model for Analyzing Management Information Systems***by*Eugene D. Homer**516-527 A Model for Industrial Learning Costs***by*Maurice Kilbridge**528-533 Book Reviews***by*anonymous

### 1962, Volume 8, Issue 3

**239-245 Appraisal of Laboratory Simulation Experiences***by*Murray A. Geisler**246-263 On Some Works of Kantorovich, Koopmans and Others***by*A. Charnes & W. W. Cooper**264-265 On the Evaluation of Kantorovich's Work of 1939***by*Tjalling C. Koopmans**266-277 A Problem in Equipment Maintenance***by*George H. Weiss**278-286 A Queueing Model for Business Students***by*John S. De Cani**287-303 Estimation of the Allowance for Doubtful Accounts by Markov Chains***by*R. M. Cyert & H. J. Davidson & G. L. Thompson**304-310 A General Model for Investment Policy***by*Arnold Reisman & Elwood S. Buffa**311-324 A Model of Customer Behavior for the Task Manufacturing Corporation***by*R. Clay Sprowls & Morris Asimow**325-343 Incentives, Decentralized Control, the Assignment of Joint Costs and Internal Pricing***by*Martin Shubik**344-354 Simultaneous Processing of Jobs on an Electronic Computer***by*James L. McKenney**355-358 A Note on Parametric Linear Programming***by*Edgar Simons**359-370 Judgment and Decision-Making Activities of Government Executives as Described by Superiors and Co-Workers***by*Garlie A. Forehand & Harold Guetzkow**371-382 Book Reviews***by*anonymous

### 1962, Volume 8, Issue 2

**113-137 Concepts in Operational Support Research***by*R. L. Bovaird & A. S. Goldman & T. B. Slattery**138-167 Stochastic Scheduling by the Horizon Method***by*G. H. Symonds**168-183 An Algorithm for the Construction and Evaluation of Feasible Schedules***by*Jack Heller & George Logemann**184-200 A Model of Multi-Period Investment under Uncertainty***by*Bertil Naslund & Andrew Whinston**201-209 A Short Note on SANS***by*Ernest Koenigsberg**210-214 A Filing Problem***by*William S. Jewell**215-234 Some Experimental Non-Zero Sum Games with Lack of Information About the Rules***by*Martin Shubik**235-237 Book Review***by*anonymous

### 1961, Volume MT-1, Issue 3

**1-5 Some Comments on the Simulation of Management Control Systems***by*Richard W. Conway**6-15 Research Problems in Management Controls***by*Alan J. Rowe**16-23 A Pattern for Reporting Operations Research to the Business Executive***by*B. E. Wynne, Sr.**24-35 An Investment Decision in a Life Insurance Company***by*Alexander A. Robichek & Daniel Teichroew**36-41 The Psychological Services Available to Management***by*Robert L. Chapman**42-51 The Application of Human Relations Research to Administration***by*Nehemiah Jordan**52-62 Critique of Air Defense Measures of Effectiveness***by*Harold Tombach**63-81 Realism in Management Science: A Report***by*C. West Churchman**82-82 Letter to the Editor***by*Perkins Pedrick

### 1961, Volume 8, Issue 1

**1-12 Management Science and Research in Great Britain***by*Leslie T. Wilkins**13-17 On an Industrial Programming Problem of Kantorovich***by*J. R. Isbell & W. H. Marlow**18-34 Queues with Dynamic Priority Discipline***by*James R. Jackson**35-57 An Inventory Model for Arbitrary Interval and Quantity Distributions of Demand***by*Martin Beckmann**58-68 Inventory Valuations--An Analytic Technique***by*Harlan D. Mills**69-84 The Balance Delay Problem***by*M. Kilbridge & L. Wester**85-98 Notes on Quadratic Programming: The Kuhn-Tucker and Theil-Van De Panne Conditions, Degeneracy, and Equality Constraints***by*J. C. G. Boot**99-108 A Redistribution Model with Set-Up Charge***by*S. G. Allen**109-112 Book Reviews***by*anonymous