Accession Number:

ADA165194

Title:

Food Self-Sufficiency Investments in the Middle East.

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN CENTER FOR CYBERNETIC STUDIES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

This study proposes a dynamic goal programming model for planning joint investment in agriculture to achieve self-sufficiency in food production in the Middle East. The issue of equitable allocation of returns to participants in the joint investments is addressed as well. Equitable divisions of profits and equitable assessment of costs to collaborating investors are developed through an associated characteristics function game. Keywords Dynamic Goal Programming Game theory.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Food, Food Service and Nutrition
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE