The Application of Fuzzy Logic for Managerial Decision Making Processes

Latest Research and Case Studies

  • Andreas Meier
  • Edy Portmann
  • Kilian Stoffel
  • Luis Terán

Part of the Fuzzy Management Methods book series (FMM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. László Kovács, Sándor Radeleczki
    Pages 1-14
  3. Sara D’Onofrio, Edy Portmann, Patrick Kaltenrieder, Thomas Myrach
    Pages 15-23
  4. Daria Balkenende, Roland Schüetze, Andreas Meier
    Pages 47-58
  5. Zoumpolia Dikopoulou, Gonzalo Nápoles, Elpiniki Papageorgiou, Koen Vanhoof
    Pages 59-71
  6. Yaser E. Hawas, Moza T. Al-Nahyan
    Pages 73-84
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 85-103

About this book


This book addresses the latest research and applications of fuzzy management methods for business decisions. It showcases a broad set of applications and discusses topics such as measures for the quality of analytics outcomes in big data environments; how fuzzy management methods support the inclusion of human thinking and human behavior in decision making processes; how to generate better results with fuzzy management methods in cases of imprecise information; new personalization concepts enabled by fuzzy logic for the offering of customized products and services especially in the electronic market; and lastly the application of fuzzy analysis for executives using natural rather than computer language. The combination of research papers and case studies makes it a valuable resource both for researchers and practitioners in the digital economy.


fuzzy logic fuzzy decision support imprecise data human reasoning veracity of big data business analytics

Editors and affiliations

  • Andreas Meier
    • 1
  • Edy Portmann
    • 2
  • Kilian Stoffel
    • 3
  • Luis Terán
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsUniversity of FribourgFribourgSwitzerland
  2. 2.Institute of Information Systems (IWI)University of BernBernSwitzerland
  3. 3.Institute of Management of InformationUniversity of NeuchâtelNeuchâtelSwitzerland
  4. 4.Department of Computer ScienceUniversidad de las Fuerzas ArmadasSangolquiEcuador

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