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 Front Cover
 Title Page
 Panel on strengthening the capabilities...
 Preface
 Table of Contents
 Summary
 SA/OR in theory and practice
 The application of SA/OR
 Organizing for SA/OR
 Training SA/OR workers
 Technical assistance implicati...
 Glossary
 Appendix A: Excerpt from foreword...
 Appendix B: Bibliography for table...
 Appendix C: Supplemental reading...
 Resumen en Espanol
 Resume en Francais
 Board on science and technology...
 Order form






Title: Systems analysis and operations research
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00053801/00001
 Material Information
Title: Systems analysis and operations research
Physical Description: viii, 98 p. ; 23 cm.
Language: English
Creator: National Academy of Sciences
Publisher: National Academy of Sciences
Publication Date: 1976
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: System analysis.   ( lcsh )
Operations research.   ( lcsh )
Agriculture   ( lcsh )
Farm life   ( lcsh )
Farming   ( lcsh )
Economic development projects -- Evaluation   ( lcsh )
Developing countries -- Economic policy -- Mathematical models.   ( lcsh )
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00053801
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Marston Science Library, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 04932454

Table of Contents
    Front Cover
        Front Cover
    Title Page
        Page i
        Page ii
    Panel on strengthening the capabilities of less developed countries in system analysis
        Page iii
        Page iv
    Preface
        Page v
        Page vi
    Table of Contents
        Page vii
        Page viii
    Summary
        Page 1
        Page 2
        Page 3
        Page 4
        Page 5
        Page 6
        Page 7
    SA/OR in theory and practice
        Page 8
        Definitions and generalities
            Page 8
            Page 9
        Illustrative examples
            Page 10
            Baroda study: Simulation approach for routing and scheduling
                Page 11
                Page 12
            World bank study: Water and power in the Indus Basin
                Page 13
                Page 14
                Page 15
                Page 16
            South Korean national economic models
                Page 17
                Page 18
                Page 19
                Page 20
                Page 21
                Page 22
            Systems study of agriculture in Mexico
                Page 23
                Page 24
                Page 25
                Page 26
                Page 27
            Blood bank inventory control
                Page 28
                Page 29
                Page 30
                Page 31
            Brief examples
                Page 32
                Page 33
                Page 34
                Page 35
                Page 36
                Page 37
    The application of SA/OR
        Page 38
        Overview
            Page 38
        The process in detail
            Page 39
            Page 40
            Page 41
            Page 42
            Page 43
            Page 44
            Page 45
    Organizing for SA/OR
        Page 46
        Key personnel
            Page 46
        Organizational forms
            Page 47
            Page 48
        Location of the group
            Page 49
            Page 50
        Equipment and facilities
            Page 51
        An initial work program
            Page 51
            Page 52
        Some caveats
            Page 53
            Page 54
            Page 55
            Page 56
    Training SA/OR workers
        Page 57
        Training the administrator
            Page 57
        Training the director
            Page 58
        Training the SA/OR staff
            Page 59
            Page 60
    Technical assistance implications
        Page 61
        Developing university training program
            Page 61
            Page 62
        Starting an SA/OR program
            Page 63
            Page 64
    Glossary
        Page 65
        Page 66
        Page 67
        Page 68
        Page 69
        Page 70
    Appendix A: Excerpt from foreword to world bank report on the Indus project
        Page 71
        Page 72
    Appendix B: Bibliography for table 1
        Page 73
        Page 74
        Page 75
        Page 76
        Page 77
    Appendix C: Supplemental reading list
        Page 78
        Page 79
    Resumen en Espanol
        Page 80
        Page 81
        Page 82
        Page 83
        Page 84
        Page 85
        Page 86
        Page 87
    Resume en Francais
        Page 88
        Page 89
        Page 90
        Page 91
        Page 92
        Page 93
        Page 94
        Page 95
    Board on science and technology for international development
        Page 96
        Page 97
        Page 98
        Page 99
    Order form
        Page 100
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