Accession Number : AD0637456

Title :   ADDITIVE UTILITIES WITH FINITE SETS: APPLICATIONS IN THE MANAGEMENT SCIENCES.

Descriptive Note : Technical paper.

Corporate Author : RESEARCH ANALYSIS CORP MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Fishburn,Peter C.

Report Date : AUG 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The paper discusses a recently developed theory of additive utilities for multidimensional alternatives and illustrates a number of problematic situations in which the theory might be used as a guide for the evaluation of such alternatives. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAME THEORY, *MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING), COST EFFECTIVENESS, SET THEORY, OPTIMIZATION, LINEAR PROGRAMMING, DECISION MAKING

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE