Accession Number : AD0604313

Title :   PETROLEUM REFINERY OPERATIONS SCHEDULING. CHAP. VII. THE ECONOMIST AND THE OPERATIONS SCHEDULER,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Manne,A. S.

Report Date : 01 MAY 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : In applying mathematical economics to the operation of business activities, the following questions are briefly examined: What is the econometrician currently able and unable to contribute to the refinery programming problem, and, what can the economist learn about the refinery operator.

Descriptors :   (*SCHEDULING, REFINERIES), (*PETROLEUM INDUSTRY, SCHEDULING), ECONOMICS, GRAPHICS, LINEAR PROGRAMMING, NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING, PRODUCTION, OPERATIONS RESEARCH

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE