The Multiplicative Representation of Multiobjective Optimization

  • Willem K. Brauers
Part of the Nonconvex Optimization and Its Applications book series (NOIA, volume 73)

Abstract

Human behavior is characterized by pursuing several objectives simultaneously. These objectives are sometimes contradictory, for instance obtainment of richness and economic growth as opposed to diminution of pollution and other monetary or social costs. Such objectives could even be more immaterial such as happiness and the absence of sorrow.

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Notes Part Five Chapter 1

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Willem K. Brauers
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  1. 1.Faculty of Applied Economics and Institute for Development Policy and ManagementUniversity of AntwerpBelgium

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