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Perspectives in Operations Management

Essays in Honor of Elwood S. Buffa

by Rakesh K. Sarin

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Published by Springer US in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Machinery,
  • Mechanical engineering

  • About the Edition

    This volume in honor of Elwood S. Buffa contains the work of prominent researchers in operations management. The collective work published in this volume represents the richness of the field and provides the reader with valuable insights into its important issues and problems. The book is organized in four sections. The first section deals with strategic issues in operations management, including continuous improvement, quality, services, supply chain management, and creating value through operations. The second section explores the interface of operations management with other functional areas such as engineering and marketing. The third section models some important planning problems that arise in the management of production and operations. Finally, the fourth section considers future directions for operations management.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Rakesh K. Sarin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD28-70
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xviii, 493 p.)
    Number of Pages493
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27080403M
    ISBN 10146136387X, 1461531667
    ISBN 109781461363873, 9781461531661
    OCLC/WorldCa852790118


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