by Office of Planning and Analyses, Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas .
Written in English
Presented at the Joint Meeting of Operational Research Society and the Institute of Management Science, London, June 29-July 3, 1970.
|Contributions||Institute of Management Science, Operational Research Society, Texas Tech University. Office of Planning and Analyses.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||11|
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