Accession Number:

AD0606851

Title:

COMMENTS ON 'SOLUTION OF THE QUOTA PROBLEM BY A SUCCESSIVE-REDUCTION METHOD"

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1958-03-20

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

It is pointed out that the Quota Problem as described by D.F. votaw, Jr., in JORSA, Vol. 6, No. 1, can be looked upon as a special kind of maximum flow problem. As such it can be solved more efficiently by the methods of Ford and Fulkerson than by the reduction method proposed by Votaw.

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE