Publisher description for Applied management science : a computer-integrated approach for decision making / John A. Lawrence, Jr., Barry Alan Pasternack.


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Emphasizes building the most appropriate model possible from the available data.
* Major focus is on analysis and communication of results to management. Teaches readers how to conduct a management science study, analyze different situations, break down the steps of problem-solving, write a business report, and effectively communicate study results to management.
* A supporting CD-ROM is packaged with every book to include three complete additional chapters, additional cases and problems for every chapter, coverage of key algorithms and derivations, a review of statistics, the complete WINQSB package developed by Yih-Long Chang, and Excel files for every chapter.
* Computer Integrated Approach: Use of Excel, WinQSB, and LINDO for windows integrated throughout text for use in solving models.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Management -- Mathematical models.
Decision support systems.
Communication in management.
Management science.