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A window on the world of O.R.?
The “invisibility cloak” of science fiction is now fact, albeit with limitations. O.R. could claim to have had the power of invisibility for years, though not by desire; what we want is the opposite - a high-visibility jacket! Indeed, part of the mission of the OR Society is to help make our presence more visible. But perception involves both the observed and the observer. And all of us have open and hidden parts.

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Posted on 02 May 2018

OR Society

JORS April 2018

Articles Published in JORS Vol 69 Issue 4

This Issue is now available. It contains the following articles:

A mean-field formulation for multi-period asset–liability mean–variance portfolio selection with an uncertain exit time
Xiangyu Cui, Xun Li, Xianping Wu & Lan Yi

A cost-sensitive multi-criteria quadratic programming model for imbalanced data
Xiangrui Chao & Yi Peng

Teaching system dynamics and discrete event simulation together: a case study
Kathryn Hoad & Martin Kunc

Student selection in a Brazilian university: using a multi-criteria method
Renan Felinto de Farias Aires, Luciano Ferreira, Afranio Galdino de Araujo & Denis Borenstein

On elicitation-method effect in game experiments: a competing newsvendor perspective
Yukun Zhao & Xiaobo Zhao

Joint optimization model for train scheduling and train stop planning with passengers distribution on railway corridors
Jianguo Qi, Shukai Li, Yuan Gao, Kai Yang & Pei Liu

Compromise for the complaint: an optimization approach to the ENSC value and the CIS value
Dongshuang Hou, Panfei Sun, Genjiu Xu & Theo Driessen

Beyond links and chains in food supply: a Community OR perspective
Eliseo Vilalta-Perdomo & Martin Hingley

Minmax common due-window assignment and scheduling on a single machine with two competing agents
Baruch Mor

Passenger railway network protection: a model with variable post-disruption demand service
Stefano Starita & Maria Paola Scaparra

Investigating the dynamics of nation-building through a system of differential equations
Cade M. Saie & Darryl K. Ahner

An evolutionary algorithm for subset selection in causal inference models
Wendy K. Tam Cho