Author:DANTZIG, George B. (1914-2005)


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"Maximization of a linear function of variables subject ti kinear inequalities." Within: Activity Analysis of Production and Allocation; Proceedings of a Conference. Edited by Tjalling C. Koopmans. In Cooperation with Armen Alchian, George B. Dantzig, Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen, Paul A. Samuelson, Albert W. Tucker.

By: DANTZIG, George B. (1914-2005).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York: & London:, John Wiley & Sons; Chapman & Hall, 1951.: 1951

Seller ID: S10244

8vo. xiv, 404 pp. Index. Original blue cloth, printed dust-jacket. Near fine. RARE. The Father of Linear Programming and the Inventor of the "Simplex Method" "Dantzig's paper, originally written in 1947 but not published until 1951, was a fundamental application of computers to problems of management and economics. Dantzig was one of three founders (together with John von Neumann and Leonid Kantorovich) of linear programming, a mathematical method used for the optimum allocation of scarce resources among competing activities. In 1947 Dantzig discovered that many such allocation pr... View more info