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Supporting strategy in the public sector: issues for OR

Eden, Colin and Howick, S. (2008) Supporting strategy in the public sector: issues for OR. In: OR Conference, 2008-09-09 - 2008-09-11. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Operational research (O.R.) is the discipline of applying advanced analytical methods to help make better decisions. This paper examines how strategy is supported in the public sector through operational research.