Overall Planning Methods

  • Loo-Keng Hua
  • Yuan Wang
  • J. G. C. Heijmans
Part of the Mathematical Modeling book series (MMO, volume 2)


Overall planning methods (Tong Chou Fa in Chinese) are methods to deal with problems in the management and organization of production. As a result of a long period of contacts (1965 to 1982) with a large number of industries, we have found that this topic offers some of the most appropriate techniques for popularization.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Loo-Keng Hua
  • Yuan Wang
    • 1
  • J. G. C. Heijmans
    • 2
  1. 1.Academia SinicaInstitute of MathematicsBeijingPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Texas at ArlingtonArlingtonUSA

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