Topic: Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences

Crime Risks, Sports Strategy, Cell Phone Legislation Among Topics To Be Addressed at INFORMS Meeting

Nov. 1, 2010

Are the chances of being victim of a crime in America substantially less than they were 20 years ago? Do electric vehicles really yield all of the benefits that proponents claim? When playing in a tennis match, how does the time at which you challenge an umpire's call affect your odds of winning the game?

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Andrew Whinston named Distinguished Fellow at INFORMS

Oct. 26, 2009
Andrew Whinston named Distinguished Fellow at INFORMS

Andrew Whinston, professor in the Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, has been named a Distinguished Fellow at the annual meeting of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS).

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