Focuses on the development & study of operational decision-making methods, drawing on all aspects of decision theory & decision analysis, with the ultimate objective of providing practical guidance for decision makers.
Refereed original articles in either functional or methodological areas of decision sciences; accounting, finance, health care, statistics and decision theory, computer science, econometrics, forecasting, network theory, simulation and statistics.
Original research papers in the field of operations management, operations strategy and policy, product and service design and development, technology management for operations, project management, work design, measurement and improvement and logistics.
Papers and practical case studies relevant to practitioners, researchers, teachers, students and consumers of operational research and which cover the theory, practice, history or methodology of operational research.
Articles demonstrating relevant theory and innovative applications scientifically addressing the problems, interests and concerns of organizational decision makers; relevant articles on globalization of the economy and changes in public policy.
Research and review papers having substantial mathematical interest as well as relevance to operations research and management science published for members of the Operations Research Society of America and the Institute of Management Sciences.