Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
An innovative inverse model of network data envelopment analysis

Maryam Arbabi; Zohreh Moghaddas; Alireza Amirteimoori; Mohsen Khunsiavash

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 June 2022

  Sensitivity analysis in optimization problems is important for managers and decision-makers to introduce different strategies. Data envelopment analysis is a method based on mathematical programming to evaluate the efficiency of a set of decision-making units. Due to the importance of sensitivity analysis ...  Read More

Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
An inverse network DEA model for two-stage processes in the presence of undesirable factors

Leila Khoshandam; Maryam Nematizadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 March 2023

  The inverse data envelopment analysis (DEA) problem has been one of the most important issues in the last decade. The inverse DEA permits the chief manager to increase (or decrease) outputs (or inputs) of decision-making units (DMUs) in such a way that the level of the relative efficiency of the under–observed ...  Read More

Management and Entrepreneurship
A review on implementation of 5S for workplace management

Kapil Gupta

Volume 9, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 323-330

  5S is an important industrial engineering technique which is used worldwide in a wide range of industrial and service type organizations for workplace management. Improvement in efficiency and productivity, and reduction in waste and idle time etc. are some of its benefits. This paper presents a fundamental ...  Read More

Supply chain management
Pricing the green products in a sustainable supply chain with data envelopment analysis approach (case study: home appliance companies)

Somayeh Sazegari; Sayyed Mohammad Reza Davoodi; Alireza Goli

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 165-179

  Today, most supply chains are moving towards green business with a greater focus on environmental protection as a competitive advantage. Among them, the design of a three-stage green supply chain with optimal allocation, a multiple supply chain that includes supplier (first stage), manufacturer (second ...  Read More

Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Efficiency, effectiveness and productivity of personnel’s health in petrochemical companies

Mohammad Fallah

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 280-286

  This paper examines the petrochemical companies listed on the stock from the perspective of health indicators. Petrochemical companies are working to create health platforms to prevent accidents and reduce health costs. In this study, using two-stage data envelopment analysis technique, the efficiency ...  Read More

Data Envelopment Analysis, DEA
Modifying the interconnecting activities through an adjusted dynamic DEA model: a slacks-based measure approach

Hilda Saleh; Morteza Shafiee; Mohammad Sanji

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 287-300

  A new approach to the dynamic Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) referred to as the adjusted dynamic DEA, is proposed in this study. Adjusted dynamic DEA optimizes the production activity of DMUs by introducing adjustment variables to modify the interconnecting activities between consecutive terms, solving ...  Read More

Analysis of Multi Attribute Decision Making Problems by Using of Data Envelopment Analysis Technique

Saeid Nasrollahi-Sebdani; Majid Esmaelian; Daryush Mohamadi-Zanjirani

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 198-207

  Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) is used for calculating of relative efficiency and then ranking of decision making units (DMU) subject to inputs and outputs in a continuous decision making   space. In this paper, DEA models, Cook and Kress Model and Belton-Vickers model have been applied as ...  Read More

Adaptive DEA for clustering of credit clients

T. Aliheidari bioki; H. Khademi Zare

Volume 1, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 35-49

  Competition among the industrial and service organizations to provide their clients with financial and credit requirements through the banking facilities has considerably increased. On the other hand, the challenge facing these financial and credit resources is that they are limited. Therefore, the optimal ...  Read More