Accession Number:

AD0757117

Title:

First Quarterly Technical Report, Quarter Ended 31 January 1973

Descriptive Note:

Report for 1 Oct 1972-31 Jan 1973

Corporate Author:

DECISIONS AND DESIGNS INC MCLEAN VA

Report Date:

1973-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

The report presents three tasks involved in decision theory RESEARCH Task 1 - Investigate procedures for improving human judgments of probabilities utilities for decision making. In performing this investigation, DDI will conduct research on the application of decision theory to problems in policy analysis resource allocation Task 2 - Conduct problem oriented workshops for DOD personnel in which the potential value of decision analysis techniques is displayed to decision makers by showing them how decision analysis can be applied to real problems Task 3 - Prepare a handbook for users of decision analysis designed for the manager, or staff, responsible for organizing and managing a decision analysis rather than for the decision analytic technician.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE