Community-Based Operations Research

Decision Modeling for Local Impact and Diverse Populations

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-0805-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-0806-2 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiii

  2. Models and Analytic Methods

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-36

      Community-Based Operations Research: Introduction, Theory, and Applications

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      Pages 37-65

      “Community-Based Operations Research”

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      Pages 67-95

      Operations Management in Community-Based Nonprofit Organizations

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      Pages 97-118

      Modeling Equity for Allocating Public Resources

  3. Facility Location and Spatial Analysis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Pages 121-142

      Spatial Optimization and Geographic Uncertainty: Implications for Sex Offender Management Strategies

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      Pages 143-171

      Locating Neighborhood Parks with a Lexicographic Multiobjective Optimization Method

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      Pages 173-187

      Using GIS-Based Models to Protect Children from Lead Exposure

  4. Minorities and Disadvantaged Groups

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-211

      A Model for Hair Care Flow in Salons in the Black Community

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      Pages 213-249

      Street Gangs: A Modeling Approach to Evaluating “At-Risk” Youth and Communities

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      Pages 251-272

      Fair Fare Policies: Pricing Policies that Benefit Transit-Dependent Riders

  5. Service Delivery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 273-273

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      Pages 275-296

      Decision Making for Emergency Medical Services

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      Pages 297-315

      Capacity Planning for Publicly Funded Community Based Long-Term Care Services

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      Pages 317-332

      A DEA Application Measuring Educational Costs and Efficiency of Illinois Elementary Schools

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 333-340