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Richard Hodgett, Sajid Siraj and Barbara Summers are involved in a new Knowledge Transfer Parternship led by Chee Wong, Director of the Centre for Operations & Supply Chain Research. They are joined by Nitin Jain, a graduate of our MSc Business Analytics and Decision Sciences, as KTP Associate. The team are working with Clipper Logistics…
Barbara Summers contributed to a large scale experiment checking the effects of the “slippery slope” framework for tax compliance across samples from 44 countries. The framework suggests that trust in tax authorities and the power those authorities have are important in understanding enforced and voluntary tax complinace in a jurisdiction. The results supported the framework….
Wandi Bruine de Bruin, Gabriella Eriksson, Astrid Kause, Manos Konstantinidis, John Maule, Simon McNair, Yasmina Okan and Barbara Summers were all involved in presentations and posters at Subjective Probability, Utility and Decision Making (SPUDM) in Amsterdam on 18-22 August. Abstracts for the work are shown following. Bruine de Bruin, Wandi, Co-authors: Simon McNair and Jonell…
Sajid Siraj presented “Extracting pairwise comparisons information from textual data using opinion mining” at the 30th European Conference on Operational Research (EURO 2019), on 23rd – 26th June, in Dublin. Abstract below: With the emergence of big data, there is a huge amount of decision-making related information available which is still untapped due to the…
Richard Hodgett and Sajid Siraj both made presentations at the 25th International Conference on Multiple Criteria Decision Making (MCDM 2019) at Instanbul Technical University on 16th – 21st June. Richard presented on “SURE: A Method for Decision-Making under Uncertainty” and Sajid on Random spanning trees to elicit preferences from pairwise comparison judgements. Abstracts for both…