Accession Number : ADA304270

Title :   Trade-Off Analysis for Environmental Projects: An Annotated Bibliography.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER INST FOR WATER RESOURCES FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Feather, Timothy D. ; Harrington, Keith W. ; Capan, Donald T.

PDF Url : ADA304270

Report Date : AUG 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 190

Abstract : This is a report with an attached annotated bibliography. This study explores the literature for analytical techniques that can support the complex decision-making process associated with Corps of Engineers environmental projects. The literature review focuses on opportunities for using trade-off methodologies and group processes in environmental plan formulation and evaluation. The work was conducted under the Evaluation Framework Work Unit within the Evaluation of Environmental Investments Research Program. (AN)

Descriptors :   *TRADE OFF ANALYSIS, *ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, DATA BASES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, OPTIMIZATION, POLICIES, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, DECISION MAKING, COST EFFECTIVENESS, LITERATURE SURVEYS, BIBLIOGRAPHIES, ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, CONFLICT, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, CULTURAL RESOURCES, WATER RESOURCES, GAME THEORY, COOPERATION.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE