Accession Number:

AD0404107

Title:

SOME APPLICATIONS OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH TO PROBLEMS OF DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

The use of quantitative analytical techniques in decision-making with regard to the problems of developing countries is suggested. Some con tributions are raising and tightening the level of discussion preceding decisions uncovering and clarifying the alternative choices that are available and focusing conscious attention on the policy values or preferences that are implicit in a particular choice by making ex plicit the foregone benefits associated with the available alternatives.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE