Accession Number : ADA018888

Title :   Modeling Subsequent Acts for Decision Analysis.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : DECISIONS AND DESIGNS INC MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Rex V.

Report Date : JUL 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : In this report, a central and commonly adopted convention of applied decision analysis, the 'preposterior model', is critically examined and found dangerous. In addition, some alternative models are explored. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DECISION MAKING, *DECISION THEORY, MODEL THEORY, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, TIRES, INFORMATION PROCESSING, PROBABILITY, COSTS

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE