Computer Simulation in Business / Edition 2 available in Hardcover
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Introduces a broad range of general purpose programming languages and the most popular special-purpose simulation packages. Also, recent developments in the latest microcomputer simulations are integrated throughout the text. This second edition now provides coverage of SLAM, GEMS, Lotus 1-2-3, IFPS, and includes expanded treatment of GPSS and expert systems. There are also simulation programs in BASIC, Pascal, and FORTRAN.
Table of Contents
Introduction to Computer Simulation.
Applications of Simulation.
Monte Carlo Inventory Simulation.
Probabilistic Financial Planning.
Probability Distributions and Their Process Generators.
Random Number Generation.
Simulating Queuing Systems.
Special Purpose Simulation Languages.
Simulation Using GPSS.
Simulation Using SLAM.
Simulation Using GEMS.
Simulation Using Lotus 1-2-3.
Simulation Using IFPS.
Corporate Simulation Models.
Additional Simulation Technology.
Developing Successful Simulation Models.