OR and Systems

Management of Messes
  • R. L. Flood


It is entirely appropriate that a session on ‘OR and Systems’ be titled ‘Management of Messes’. The title reflects a relationship between the two ‘disciplines’. This condition has both negative and positive features.


Operational Research Positive Feature Systemic Concept Powerful Criticism System Thinking 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. L. Flood
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  1. 1.Department of Management Systems and SciencesHull UniversityHullUK

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