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Application of the InterCriteria Decision Making Method to Universities Ranking

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Novel Developments in Uncertainty Representation and Processing

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In this paper we present an application of the InterCriteria Decision Making (ICDM) approach to real data extracted from the Polish University Ranking System [13] in the years 2012–2014. The aim is to analyze the correlations between the indicators used by the Ranking System.

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The authors are thankful for the support provided by the Bulgarian National Science Fund under Grant Ref. No. DFNI-I-02-5 “InterCriteria Analysis: A New Approach to Decision Making”.

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Krawczak, M., Bureva, V., Sotirova, E., Szmidt, E. (2016). Application of the InterCriteria Decision Making Method to Universities Ranking. In: Atanassov, K., et al. Novel Developments in Uncertainty Representation and Processing. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 401. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-26211-6_31

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