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ERIC Number: ED055328
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 159
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Educational Decision-Making Through Operations Research.
Van Dusseldorp, Ralph A.; And Others
This book focuses on and utilizes the methodology and tools of systems analysis and operations research to demonstrate their use in planning for the future and meeting public demands for information on how tax money is being spent by educational administrators. The range of possible and relevant applications is demonstrated by a step-by-step introduction to the particular concept being discussed and by an actual application whenever possible. Subject headings include (1) an introduction to operations research, (2) input-output analysis, (3) decision tables and strategies, (4) educational relationships and statistical specifications, (5) probability, (6) linear programing, (7) queuing theory, (8) program evaluation and review technique -- critical path method, and (9) program planning and budgeting systems. (JF)
Allyn and Bacon, Inc., 470 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02110 ($7.50)
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Identifiers: Planning Programming Budgeting System; PPBS; Queuing Theory