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Decision Aid Models for Disaster Management and Emergencies

Begoña Vitoriano, Javier Montero, Da Ruan - NATURE - 2013 - 340 pages
Disaster management is a process or strategy that is implemented when any type of catastrophic event takes place. The process may be initiated when anything threatens to ...
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Procurement Auctions-based Framework with Announcement Options for Resources ...

Mustafa Alp Ertem - 2008 - 129 pages
The occurrence of natural disasters is increasing especially in the last two decades, and they affect millions of people around the globe each year. The vital resources (e.g ...
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The Structure of Global Supply Chains

Panos Kouvelis, Ping Su - Business & Economics - 2007 - 145 pages
Global supply chain management is a core business process of the utmost strategic importance that all global firms have to manage. The Structure of Global Supply Chains ...
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Orchestrating Supply Chain Opportunities

Ananth Iyer - Business & Economics - 2011 - 200 pages
Efficient planning and superior execution against clear objectives is the way companies operate best. For many companies, the planning process is carefully orchestrated ...
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Supply Chain Disruptions: Theory and Practice of Managing Risk

Haresh Gurnani, Anuj Mehrotra, Saibal Ray - Business & Economics - 2011 - 346 pages
One of the most critical issues facing supply chain managers in today’s globalized and highly uncertain business environments is how to deal proactively with disruptions that ...
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Optimization Models for Emergency Relief Shelter Planning for Anticipated ...

Abeer Tarief Sharawi - 2007 - 94 pages
Next, the MINLP is enhanced to consider the stochastic characteristics of both hurricane strength and projected trajectory, which can directly influence the storm's behavior ...
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Humanitarian Logistics: Cross-Sector Cooperation in Disaster Relief Management

Alessandra Cozzolino - SOCIAL SCIENCE - 2012 - 57 pages
Humanitarian logistics has received increasing interest both from logistics academics and practitioners as a result of the dramatic increase in both natural and man-made ...
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Humanitarian Logistics: Meeting the Challenge of Preparing for and ...

Martin Christopher, Peter Tatham - Business & Economics - 2011 - 270 pages
In 2007, there were 34 armed conflicts worldwide. That same year, a total of 414 natural disasters affected 211 million people. Overall, these natural disasters resulted in 16 ...
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