7. Average Cost Optimization Theory for Countable State Spaces

  1. Linn I. Sennott

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470317037.ch7

Stochastic Dynamic Programming and the Control of Queueing Systems

Stochastic Dynamic Programming and the Control of Queueing Systems

How to Cite

Sennott, L. I. (1998) Average Cost Optimization Theory for Countable State Spaces, in Stochastic Dynamic Programming and the Control of Queueing Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470317037.ch7

Author Information

  1. Illinois State University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471161202

Online ISBN: 9780470317037

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Keywords:

  • stationary policy;
  • positive integer;
  • average cost optimization theory;
  • probability distribution;
  • countable state spaces

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Counterexamples

  • The (SEN) Assumptions

  • An Example

  • Average Cost Optimality Inequality

  • Sufficient Conditions for the (SEN) Assumptions

  • Examples

  • Weakening the (SEN) Assumptions