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Posted on 15 January 2018

OR Society

JORS: Volume 68, Issue 11

JORS: Volume 68, Issue 11, November 2017
Several fascinating articles in this issue (14 articles) :

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