Management Science and Decision Technology / Edition 2

Management Science and Decision Technology / Edition 2

by Jeff D. Camm, James R. Evans
     
 

ISBN-10: 0324007159

ISBN-13: 9780324007152

Pub. Date: 10/28/1999

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The focus of this book is on using data and spreadsheet models effectively for the analysis of business problems and decision making. Included are discussions of building good spreadsheet models; data collection, visualization, and statistical analysis; forecasting; optimization using Excel Solver; decision and risk analysis; and simulation using Crystal Ball

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Overview

The focus of this book is on using data and spreadsheet models effectively for the analysis of business problems and decision making. Included are discussions of building good spreadsheet models; data collection, visualization, and statistical analysis; forecasting; optimization using Excel Solver; decision and risk analysis; and simulation using Crystal Ball add-in for Excel and Arena BE. The principal focus is on gaining insight and intuition for better decisions, with applications in operations planning, finance, and marketing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324007152
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1: MODELS AND DECISIONS. 1. Modeling for Decisions and Insight. PART 2: DATA AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT. 2. Data Management and Analysis. 3. Forecasting. PART 3: OPTIMIZATION. 4. Linear and Multiobjective Optimization Models. 5. Integer and Nonlinear Optimization Models. PART 4: DECISIONS, RISK, AND UNCERTAINTY. 6. Decision and Risk Analysis. 7. Monte-Carlo Simulation. 8. Modeling and Analyzing Dynamic Systems.

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