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Operational research in local government

Raymond Alexander Ward

Operational research in local government

by Raymond Alexander Ward

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Published by Published for the Royal Institute of Public Administration [by] G. Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- Great Britain.,
    • Operations research.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 92.

      Statement[by] R. A. Ward.
      ContributionsRoyal Institute of Public Administration.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS3161 .W3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 96 p.
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6002171M
      LC Control Number66042773
      OCLC/WorldCa3468914

      Digital Government Planning for an Uncertain Future. Government CIOs must anticipate and correctly respond to the increasingly disruptive forces that affect their organizations. This research presents four plausible future scenarios to help government CIOs develop digital strategies that can adapt to a rapidly changing world. Local government & strategic choice: an operational research approach to the processes of public planning of land use and local government finance. The book is the outcome of a four-year programme of research, sponsored by the Nuffield Foundation, during which a mixed team of operational research and social scientists was given a unique Author: W. N. JESSOP and J. K. FRIEND.

      This research is used to analyze the capital budget process through a local government perspective, using interviews and analysis with the Village of Spring Lake, Michigan and the current village manager, while also reviewing research in the field regarding local Cited by: 1. Operational research is a systems-oriented and interdisciplinary set of techniques (Midgley and Reynolds, ) focussed on improving efficiency and effectiveness of operational processes (van.

      Community operational research is a child of the wider operational research (OR) movement, and the history of its emergence and institutionalization has been extensively documented (e.g., Carter et al., , Johnson, a, Mar Molinero, , Midgley and Ochoa-Arias, a, Parry and Mingers, , Ritchie, , Ritchie et al., a).Cited by: Operations Research (OR) is a field of Mathematics which deals with obtaining efficient methods or obtaining better solutions in real life problems using mathematics. Most of the research done in this field was motivated from some real life proble.


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