Fuzzy multicriteria techniques: An application to transport planning

  • Alan D. Pearman
  • Javier Montero
  • Juan Tejada
9. Decision-Making Uncer Uncertainty
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 521)


This paper deals with the problem of allocating a fixed budget between a set of competing investment proposals. Based on previous practical experience with problems of this type, an analysis using the fuzzy outranking approach promised to be potentially effective. A decision aid computer package has been developed and applied to a case study. It proved to be flexible and to give additional insights into the structure of the set of alternatives.


Multicriteria Decision Making Fuzzy Outranking Relation Transport Planning 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan D. Pearman
    • 1
  • Javier Montero
    • 2
  • Juan Tejada
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Business and Economic StudiesThe UniversityLeedsUK
  2. 2.Dept. Statistics & O.R., Faculty of MathematicsComplutense UniversityMadridSpain

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