1. Quantitative Methods: Should We Bother?

  1. Paolo Brandimarte

Published Online: 24 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118023525.ch1

Quantitative Methods: An Introduction for Business Management

Quantitative Methods: An Introduction for Business Management

How to Cite

Brandimarte, P. (2011) Quantitative Methods: Should We Bother?, in Quantitative Methods: An Introduction for Business Management, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118023525.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470496343

Online ISBN: 9781118023525

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Keywords:

  • quantitative methods;
  • decision problem;
  • heterogeneous products;
  • supply chain management;
  • problem solving

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Decision Problem Without Uncertainty: Product Mix

  • The Role of Uncertainty

  • Endogenous vs. Exogenous Uncertainty: Are we Alone?

  • Quantitative Models and Methods

  • Quantitative Analysis and Problem Solving