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Babies & Operations Resarch

On May 23, 2011, Posted by , In me,operations management, With No Comments

I always try to apply OR to my day to day activities, which has sometimes caused me to appear like a freak when you try to explain to people actually OR is all around. However, it was when I explained a colleague I was trying to apply total quality management…

Lecturing OR

I have to admit I never though I would be lecturing an operations research related subject. However, it is with great pleasure that last term I was able to lecture Econometrics with computer assistance (we used Gretl, which is open source) to undergraduate level. This term I have started to…

Bullwhip Effect in Education

  Very recently we were able to read about how the economic recovery (not in Spain though! ) was amplifying the increase in the inventories all along the value chain: the bullwhip effect. As during the last quarter I’ve been thinking and discussing about the educational value chain (from primary…