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Volume 68, issue 12, 2017

A unique equilibrium efficient frontier with fixed-sum outputs in data envelopment analysis pp. 1483-1490 Downloads
Qingyuan Zhu, Jie Wu, Malin Song and Liang Liang
Characterization of order dominances on fuzzy variables for portfolio selection with fuzzy returns pp. 1491-1502 Downloads
Christian Deffo Tassak, Jules Sadefo, Louis Aimé Fono and Nicolas Gabriel Andjiga
Measuring bank contagion in Europe using binary spatial regression models pp. 1503-1511 Downloads
Raffaella Calabrese, Johan A. Elkink and Paolo Giudici
Business strategy analysis for an advertising service supply chain: a study with the publication industry pp. 1512-1520 Downloads
Yingxue Zhao, Jiajia Nie and Jing Shao
Kidney exchange simulation and optimization pp. 1521-1532 Downloads
Nicolau Santos, Paolo Tubertini, Ana Viana and João Pedro Pedroso
Stochastic inventory system with lead time flexibility: offered by a manufacturer/transporter pp. 1533-1552 Downloads
Metin Çakanyildirim and Sirong Luo
Cutting plane approach for the maximum flow interdiction problem pp. 1553-1569 Downloads
Joe Naoum-Sawaya and Bissan Ghaddar
Impact of channel power and fairness concern on supplier’s market entry decision pp. 1570-1581 Downloads
Baozhuang Niu, Qinquan Cui and Jie Zhang
Deriving priority weights from intuitionistic multiplicative preference relations under group decision-making settings pp. 1582-1599 Downloads
Zhen Zhang and Chonghui Guo
Efficient design of freight train operation with double-hump yards pp. 1600-1619 Downloads
Zhimei Wang and Avishai Ceder
Optimal advertising/ordering policy and finance mode selection for a capital-constrained retailer with stochastic demand pp. 1620-1632 Downloads
Yong-Wu Zhou, Bin Cao, Yuanguang Zhong and Yongzhong Wu
Volume flexibility and capacity investment: a real options approach pp. 1633-1646 Downloads
Xingang Wen, Peter Kort and Dolf Talman
Time consistent behavioral portfolio policy for dynamic mean–variance formulation pp. 1647-1660 Downloads
Xiangyu Cui, Xun Li, Duan Li and Yun Shi

Volume 68, issue 11, 2017

Aggregation of ranked votes considering different relative gaps between rank positions pp. 1307-1311 Downloads
Byeong Seok Ahn
A directional distance based super-efficiency DEA model handling negative data pp. 1312-1322 Downloads
Ruiyue Lin and Zhiping Chen
Simultaneous preference estimation and heterogeneity control for choice-based conjoint via support vector machines pp. 1323-1334 Downloads
Julio López, Sebastián Maldonado and Ricardo Montoya
An ILP and simulation model to optimize search and rescue helicopter operations pp. 1335-1351 Downloads
Mumtaz Karatas, Nasuh Razi and Murat M. Gunal
Estimating and forecasting portfolio’s Value-at-Risk with wavelet-based extreme value theory: Evidence from crude oil prices and US exchange rates pp. 1352-1362 Downloads
Rania Jammazi and Duc Khuong Nguyen
A note on a mixed routing and scheduling problem on a grid graph pp. 1363-1376 Downloads
Marisa Cenci, Mirko Giacomo and Francesco Mason
A dual local search framework for combinatorial optimization problems with TSP application pp. 1377-1398 Downloads
Jamal Ouenniche, Prasanna K. Ramaswamy and Michel Gendreau
Game theoretic modelling of service agent warranty fraud pp. 1399-1408 Downloads
D. N. P. Murthy and N. Jack
A genetic-algorithm-based approach to the two-echelon capacitated vehicle routing problem with stochastic demands in logistics service pp. 1409-1421 Downloads
Kangzhou Wang, Shulin Lan and Yingxue Zhao
A bi-objective mathematical model for two-dimensional loading time-dependent vehicle routing problem pp. 1422-1441 Downloads
Mahdi Alinaghian, Komail Zamanlou and Mohammad S. Sabbagh
Estimating scale economies in non-convex production models pp. 1442-1451 Downloads
Giovanni Cesaroni, Kristiaan Kerstens and Ignace Van de Woestyne
An integrated model of statistical process control and condition-based maintenance for deteriorating systems pp. 1452-1460 Downloads
Liping Liu, Lining Jiang and Ding Zhang
Context-based competition strategy and performance analysis with fixed-sum outputs: an application to banking sector pp. 1461-1469 Downloads
Alireza Amirteimoori, Simin Masrouri, Feng Yang and Sohrab Kordrostami
An efficient approximate solution for stochastic Lanchester models pp. 1470-1481 Downloads
Donghyun Kim, Hyungil Moon, Donghyun Park and Hayong Shin

Volume 68, issue 10, 2017

A literature review on dynamic pricing of electricity pp. 1131-1145 Downloads
Goutam Dutta and Krishnendranath Mitra
Effects of fuzzy data on decision making in a competitive supply chain pp. 1146-1160 Downloads
Shih-Pin Chen
Solving the deterministic and stochastic uncapacitated facility location problem: from a heuristic to a simheuristic pp. 1161-1176 Downloads
Jésica de Armas, Angel A. Juan, Joan M. Marquès and João Pedro Pedroso
Maximizing the profit per unit of time for the TSP with convex resource-dependent travelling times pp. 1177-1182 Downloads
Moshe Zofi, Ron Teller and Moshe Kaspi
Prescriptive analytics for FIFA World Cup lodging capacity planning pp. 1183-1194 Downloads
Ahmed Ghoniem, Agha Iqbal Ali, Mohammed Al-Salem and Wael Khallouli
Three-level inventory deployment for a luxury watch company facing various perturbations pp. 1195-1210 Downloads
Jean Respen, Nicolas Zufferey and Philippe Wieser
Widening requirements capture with soft methods: an investigation of hybrid M&S studies in health care pp. 1211-1222 Downloads
J H Powell and N Mustafee
A greedy heuristic for the capacitated minimum spanning tree problem pp. 1223-1235 Downloads
M. Kritikos and G. Ioannou
Recycling systems design using reservation incentive data pp. 1236-1258 Downloads
Tsan Sheng Ng and Shuming Wang
Electricity consumption prediction using a neural-network-based grey forecasting approach pp. 1259-1264 Downloads
Yi-Chung Hu
Vendor-buyer inventory problem revisited: modeling random yield and trade credit pp. 1265-1278 Downloads
S. Çetinkaya, Y. Zhang and E. Akçalı
Resource allocation based on cost efficiency pp. 1279-1289 Downloads
Akram Dehnokhalaji, Mojtaba Ghiyasi and Pekka Korhonen
A game-theoretic analysis of information security investment for multiple firms in a network pp. 1290-1305 Downloads
Xiaofei Qian, Xinbao Liu, Jun Pei, Panos M. Pardalos and Lin Liu

Volume 68, issue 9, 2017

Integrating cognitive mapping and MCDA for bankruptcy prediction in small- and medium-sized enterprises pp. 985-997 Downloads
Manuel D. N. T. Oliveira, Fernando A. F. Ferreira, Guillermo O. Pérez-Bustamante Ilander and Marjan S. Jalali
Maximizing total job value on a single machine with job selection pp. 998-1005 Downloads
Joonyup Eun, Chang Sup Sung and Eun-Seok Kim
In search of goals: increasing ice hockey’s attractiveness by a sides swap pp. 1006-1018 Downloads
Michal Friesl, Liam Lenten, Jan Libich and Petr Stehlík
A new non-oriented model for classifying flexible measures in DEA pp. 1019-1029 Downloads
G. Tohidi and F. Matroud
Optimal contract design for cloud computing service with resource service guarantee pp. 1030-1044 Downloads
Chia-Wei Kuo, Kwei-Long Huang and Chao-Lung Yang
Estimation of potential gains from bank mergers: A novel two-stage cost efficiency DEA model pp. 1045-1055 Downloads
Xiao Shi, Yongjun Li, Ali Emrouznejad, Jianhui Xie and Liang Liang
After-sales services network design of a household appliances manufacturer pp. 1056-1067 Downloads
F. Tevhide Altekin, Ezgi Aylı and Güvenç Şahin
Location of a hierarchy of HIV/AIDS test laboratories in an inbound hub network: case study in South Africa pp. 1068-1081 Downloads
Honora Smith, Daniel Cakebread, Maria Battarra, Ben Shelbourne, Naseem Cassim and Lindi Coetzee
A note on upper bounds for forecast-value-added relative to naïve forecasts pp. 1082-1084 Downloads
Paul Goodwin, Fotios Petropoulos and Rob Hyndman
A polynomial algorithm for the earthwork allocation problem with borrow and waste site selection pp. 1085-1093 Downloads
Hüseyin Güden and Haldun Süral
Optimal production planning and cap setting under cap-and-trade regulation pp. 1094-1105 Downloads
Ping He, Guowei Dou and Wei Zhang
The optimal assignment of spontaneous volunteers pp. 1106-1116 Downloads
Maria E. Mayorga, Emmett J. Lodree and Justin Wolczynski
Variable selection methods for multi-class classification using signomial function pp. 1117-1130 Downloads
Kyoungmi Hwang, Kyungsik Lee and Sungsoo Park

Volume 68, issue 8, 2017

Well-tuned algorithms for the Team Orienteering Problem with Time Windows pp. 861-876 Downloads
Aldy Gunawan, Hoong Chuin Lau, Pieter Vansteenwegen and Kun Lu
On the existence and uniqueness of the optimal central bank intervention policy in a forex market with jumps pp. 877-885 Downloads
Sandun Perera and Winston Buckley
Optimal fleet replacement: A case study on a Spanish urban transport fleet pp. 886-894 Downloads
J. Riechi, V. Mácian, B. Tormos and C. Avila
Interval-valued intuitionistic fuzzy combined weighted averaging operator for group decision making pp. 895-905 Downloads
Sidong Xian, Yafen Dong and Yubo Yin
Efficiency ranking of decision making units in data envelopment analysis by using TOPSIS-DEA method pp. 906-918 Downloads
Seyed Ali Rakhshan
Complex socio-organisational phenomena and ill-defined problem spaces: a multi-method approach to the rescue pp. 919-934 Downloads
Irena Ali, Mathew Zuparic, Iain Macleod, Phuong La and Yi Yue
An origin-based model for unique shortest path routing pp. 935-951 Downloads
Changyong Zhang
Real-world flexible resource profile scheduling with multiple criteria: learning scalarization functions for MIP and heuristic approaches pp. 952-972 Downloads
Roland Braune and Karl F. Doerner
Scheduling the Australian Football League pp. 973-982 Downloads
Jari Kyngäs, Kimmo Nurmi, Nico Kyngäs, George Lilley, Thea Salter and Dries Goossens
Erratum to: Estimation of potential gains from bank mergers: A novel two-stage cost efficiency DEA model pp. 983-983 Downloads
Xiao Shi, Yongjun Li, Ali Emrouznejad, Jianhui Xie and Liang Liang

Volume 68, issue 7, 2017

On aggregate composite indicators pp. 741-746 Downloads
Giannis Karagiannis
Key performance indicators for successful simulation projects pp. 747-765 Downloads
Mohsen Jahangirian, Simon J E Taylor, Terry Young and Stewart Robinson
Developing a dynamic portfolio selection model with a self-adjusted rebalancing method pp. 766-779 Downloads
Jongbin Jung and Seongmoon Kim
Contagion in cyber security attacks pp. 780-791 Downloads
Adrian Baldwin, Iffat Gheyas, Christos Ioannidis, David Pym and Julian Williams
Alternative metrics to measure EMS system performance pp. 792-808 Downloads
Ibrahim Çapar, Sharif H Melouk and Burcu B Keskin
Single-machine scheduling with times-based and job-dependent learning effect pp. 809-815 Downloads
Zhongyi Jiang, Fangfang Chen and Xiandong Zhang
Designing an efficient supply chain network with uncertain data: a robust optimization—data envelopment analysis approach pp. 816-828 Downloads
Hashem Omrani, Farzane Adabi and Narges Adabi
The dependency diagram of a mixed integer linear programme pp. 829-833 Downloads
H Paul Williams
Integrated production and maintenance planning for parallel machine system considering cost of rejection pp. 834-846 Downloads
Sandeep Kumar and Bhupesh Kumar Lad
Regulatory capital decisions in the Context of consumer loan portfolios pp. 847-858 Downloads
Kanshukan Rajaratnam, Peter Beling and George Overstreet
K. BRIAN HALEY 1933–2016 (Editor, Journal of the Operational Research Society, 1971–1980, President of the OR Society, 1982–1983) pp. 859-860 Downloads
Graham K. Rand

Volume 68, issue 6, 2017

A fuzzy approach to using expert knowledge for tuning paper machines pp. 605-616 Downloads
József Mezei, Matteo Brunelli and Christer Carlsson
On sourcing and stocking policies in a two-echelon, multiple location, repairable parts supply chain pp. 617-629 Downloads
Izack Cohen, Morris A. Cohen and Elad Landau
Measuring the price of anarchy in critical care unit interactions pp. 630-642 Downloads
Vincent Knight, Izabela Komenda and Jeff Griffiths
A risk averse approach to the capacity allocation problem in the airline cargo industry pp. 643-651 Downloads
Masato Wada, Felipe Delgado and Bernardo K. Pagnoncelli
Time to default in credit scoring using survival analysis: a benchmark study pp. 652-665 Downloads
Lore Dirick, Gerda Claeskens and Bart Baesens
Service outsourcing under co-opetition and information asymmetry pp. 666-677 Downloads
Xiaoyan Xu, Yanan Ji, Yiwen Bian and Yanhong Sun
An efficient mixed integer programming model for pairing containers in inland transportation based on the assignment of orders pp. 678-694 Downloads
Hajem A. Daham, Xinan Yang and Michaela K. Warnes
Aggregate–disaggregate approach to an airfreight forwarder’s planning under uncertainty: a case study pp. 695-710 Downloads
Lawrence C. Leung, Yer Van Hui, Gang Chen and Wai Hung Wong
Robust controlling of chaotic behavior in supply chain networks pp. 711-724 Downloads
H. Norouzi Nav, M. R. Jahed Motlagh and A. Makui
A real-time man-in-loop threat evaluation and resource assignment in defense pp. 725-738 Downloads
Afshan Naseem, Shoab Ahmed Khan and Asad Waqar Malik
Comment on Park et al.’s “Robust Kriging in computer experiments” pp. 739-740 Downloads
Jack Kleijnen

Volume 68, issue 5, 2017

The continuous grey pattern problem pp. 469-483 Downloads
Zvi Drezner and Pawel Kalczynski
Determining new possible weight values in PROMETHEE: a procedure based on data envelopment analysis pp. 484-495 Downloads
Maryam Bagherikahvarin and Yves De Smet
The overconfident newsvendor pp. 496-506 Downloads
Yufei Ren, David Croson and Rachel Croson
Writing practitioner case studies to help behavioural OR researchers ground their theories: application of the mangle perspective pp. 507-520 Downloads
Richard Ormerod
Benefits of working capital sharing in supply chains pp. 521-532 Downloads
Margarita Protopappa-Sieke and Ralf W. Seifert
Distress among disaster-affected populations: delay in relief provision pp. 533-543 Downloads
Agha Iqbal Ali and Guven Ince
Directional marginal productivity: a foundation of meta-data envelopment analysis pp. 544-555 Downloads
Chia-Yen Lee
Forecasting energy demand using neural-network-based grey residual modification models pp. 556-565 Downloads
Yi-Chung Hu and Peng Jiang
Building fresh product supply chain cooperation in a typical wholesale market pp. 566-576 Downloads
Xiangyu Hou and Dacheng Liu
Enabling better management of patients: discrete event simulation combined with the STAR approach pp. 577-590 Downloads
Eren Demir and David Southern
An agent-based simulation model to evaluate alternative co-payment scenarios for contributing to health systems financing pp. 591-604 Downloads
Michele Sonnessa, Elena Tànfani and Angela Testi

Volume 68, issue 4, 2017

Efficiency in education pp. 331-338 Downloads
Jill Johnes, Maria Portela and Emmanuel Thanassoulis
Efficiency in education: a review of literature and a way forward pp. 339-363 Downloads
Kristof De Witte and Laura López-Torres
Assessing European primary school performance through a conditional nonparametric model pp. 364-376 Downloads
José Manuel Cordero, Daniel Santín and Rosa Simancas
Would weighted-student funding enhance intra-district equity in Texas? A simulation using DEA pp. 377-389 Downloads
Shawna Grosskopf, Kathy Hayes, Lori Taylor and William L Weber
Non-parametric estimation of the cost of adequacy in education: the case of Dutch schools pp. 390-398 Downloads
Carla Haelermans and John Ruggiero
Productivity development of Norwegian institutions of higher education 2004–2013 pp. 399-415 Downloads
Dag Fjeld Edvardsen, Finn Førsund and Sverre Kittelsen
The interaction between dropout, graduation rates and quality ratings in universities pp. 416-430 Downloads
Eline Sneyers and Kristof De Witte
Evaluating higher education teaching performance using combined analytic hierarchy process and data envelopment analysis pp. 431-445 Downloads
Emmanuel Thanassoulis, Prasanta Kumar Dey, Konstantinos Petridis, Ioannis Goniadis and Andreas C. Georgiou
Convexity, quality and efficiency in education pp. 446-455 Downloads
David J Mayston
Assessing research effectiveness: a comparison of alternative nonparametric models pp. 456-468 Downloads
Giannis Karagiannis and Georgia Paschalidou

Volume 68, issue 3, 2017

A queueing model for crowdsourcing pp. 221-236 Downloads
Srinivas R. Chakravarthy and Alexander N. Dudin
Are purchase-triggered donations advantageous with competition? pp. 237-252 Downloads
Li-Ming Chen and Shu-Jung Sunny Yang
Addressing the sample size problem in behavioural operational research: simulating the newsvendor problem pp. 253-268 Downloads
Stewart Robinson, Stavrianna Dimitriou and Kathy Kotiadis
New model and heuristic solution approach for one-dimensional cutting stock problem with usable leftovers pp. 269-280 Downloads
Yaodong Cui, Xiang Song, Yan Chen and Yi-Ping Cui
Reducing cost and abandoned E-components in incomplete identification pp. 281-290 Downloads
Jiejian Feng and Michael Zhang
From vicious to virtuous circles: problem structuring for quantified decision making in operationalization of corporate social responsibility pp. 291-307 Downloads
Jolanta Poplawska, Ashraf Labib and Deborah M. Reed
Toward net-zero carbon manufacturing operations: an onsite renewables solution pp. 308-321 Downloads
Binbin Li, Yu Tian, Fred Chen and Tongdan Jin
Coordination of dynamic lot-sizing in supply chains pp. 322-330 Downloads
Martin Albrecht

Volume 68, issue 2, 2017

A combined approach for two-agent scheduling with sum-of-processing-times-based learning effect pp. 111-120 Downloads
Wen-Hung Wu, Yunqiang Yin, T C E Cheng, Win-Chin Lin, Juei-Chao Chen, Shin-Yi Luo and Chin-Chia Wu
Sequencing Games with Slack Due Windows and Group Technology Considerations pp. 121-133 Downloads
Min Ji, Sai Liu, Xiaolin Zhang, Keke Cao and T. C. E. Cheng
Allocation of advertising budget between multiple channels to support sales in multiple markets pp. 134-146 Downloads
Vahideh Sadat Abedi
A hybrid approach combining interior-point and branch-and-bound methods applied to the problem of sugar cane waste pp. 147-164 Downloads
Camila de Lima, Antonio Roberto Balbo, Thiago Pedro Donadon Homem and Helenice de Oliveira Florentino Silva
A column generation approach for the route planning problem in fourth party logistics pp. 165-181 Downloads
Yi Tao, Ek Peng Chew, Loo Hay Lee and Yuran Shi
Early detection of vessel delays using combined historical and real-time information pp. 182-191 Downloads
Sungil Kim, Heeyoung Kim and Yongro Park
Towards understanding problem structuring and groups with triple task methodology ‘e’ pp. 192-206 Downloads
Simon Bell, Sami Mahroum and Nasser Yassin
Impact of RFID technology on inventory control policy pp. 207-220 Downloads
Feng Tao, Tijun Fan, Kin Keung Lai and Lin Li

Volume 68, issue 1, 2017

Convoy movement problem: a civilian perspective pp. 14-33 Downloads
Azar Sadeghnejad-Barkousaraie, Rajan Batta and Moises Sudit
Applying inverse DEA and cone constraint to sensitivity analysis of DMUs with undesirable inputs and outputs pp. 34-40 Downloads
M. Eyni, G. Tohidi and S. Mehrabeian
An approach to two-sided M&A fits based on a cross-efficiency evaluation with contrasting attitudes pp. 41-52 Downloads
Hai-Liu Shi, Ying-Ming Wang, Sheng-Qun Chen and Yi-Xin Lan
MACBETHSort: a multiple criteria decision aid procedure for sorting strategic products pp. 53-61 Downloads
Alessio Ishizaka and Maynard Gordon
Design of a wind farm collection network when several cable types are available pp. 62-73 Downloads
Alain Hertz, Odile Marcotte, Asma Mdimagh, Michel Carreau and François Welt
A dynamic model for road protection against flooding pp. 74-88 Downloads
Stefano Starita, M. Paola Scaparra and Jesse R. O’Hanley
Maximizing the profit in customer’s order acceptance and scheduling problem with weighted tardiness penalty pp. 89-101 Downloads
Somaye Geramipour, Ghasem Moslehi and Mohammad Reisi-Nafchi
A note on heuristic approach based on UBQP formulation of the maximum diversity problem pp. 102-110 Downloads
Bahram Alidaee and Haibo Wang
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