Group for Research in Decision Analysis

GERAD Newsletter: Volume 4 - Number 2 - GERAD graduates talk about mathematics in action

Summary

  • GERAD update
  • Optimization in airlines: substantial investment can lead to substantial gains
  • Optimal pricing for both the customer and the company
  • Air Canada: cross fertilization in research between industry and universities
  • Solving the big city transit puzzle
  • The Caisse de dépôt. Success depends on distribution of assets, which depends on mathematical modeling
  • Mathematical tools for automatic classification help meet Basle II accord standards
  • IN: Accurate measurement of media and marketing effectiveness. OUT: A finger in the wind
  • 28 million customers, 58 nuclear generating stations represent a real puzzle. Long live quantitative methods!
  • Analysing the business risk of the good and bad weather