What to expect in 2015
Four predictions for the healthcare analytics industry in the year ahead.
Innovative State: Can government drive information innovation?
The first U.S. chief technology officer claims analytics holds great promise for promoting public-private information technology partnerships
Spreadsheet model helps municipalities cope with risk management, forecasting, budget uncertainties during turbulent times.
Challenges for public sector analytics
Cultural, organizational, technical issues present different set of problems for practitioners.
Human rights group confronts abuses with data-driven evidence
Text analytics goes mobile
Technology enables companies to make critical management decisions in a fraction of the time.
Forum: The government needs to know the score
How credit-scoring policies affect the economy.
Public policy: Potholes and politics
Aging infrastructure is everybody‘s problem: The need for optimization, not just more money.
Voting Queues: To Queue or Not to Queue?
In a U.S. presidential election, that should NOT be a question!
D. C. Meeting Preview: Operations Research Goes To Washington
INFORMS annual meeting set for Oct. 12-15 in nation’s capital; Air and Space Museum to host general reception.
When Three’s Not a Crowd
From peace treaties to labor contracts: The case for employing a computerized third party for group decision-making and negotiations.
Edelman 2008: On the Right Track
Netherlands Railways improves service, boosts profits, wins Edelman with impressive use of O.R.
Viewpoint: Big Brother’s Campaign
Political parties use us for ‘microtargeting’ practice. How does that impact governance?
Supply Chain Management: Humanitarian Logistics
Uncertainty, damaged infrastructure, politics highlight top-10 challenges facing analysts during a disaster.
Combinatorial Auctions: No Such Thing As a Free Lunch?
Think again. Combinatorial auctions help feed two million public school children from low-income families in Chile.
Relief Operations: How to Improve Humanitarian Logistics
Conference addresses major challenges and identifies 10 as a part of a strategic model for successful humanitarian relief operations.
Legislative Analysis: Health Care Reform Has Passed. Now What?
Predicted outcomes: Guarded optimism for general public and patients; excellent prognosis for health care system analysts.
Edelman Award: Safe, Secure Securities Settlement
With analytics as its engine, Indeval’s groundbreaking Dali system brings unmatched speed, efficiency to Mexico’s financial market.