Accession Number:

AD0604211

Title:

SUB-OPTIMIZATION CRITERIA AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1953-04-22

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The importance of criteria, identifying ends or utility functions, in operations research is discussed. Criteria selection is examined from the viewpoint of suboptimization. The process of choosing among a relatively narrow list of resource allocations by an administrative level other than the highest.

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE