History of mathematical programming in the USSR: analyzing the phenomenon
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- Polyak, B. Math. Program. (2002) 91: 401. doi:10.1007/s101070100258
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I am not a historian; these are just reminiscences of a person involved in the development of optimization theory and methods in the former USSR. I realize that my point of view may be very personal; however, I am trying to present as broad and unbiased picture as I can.