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Programs with Multiple Goals

Lecture no. 15 from the course: Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization

Programs with Multiple Goals

Taught by Professor Scott P. Stevens | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses

How do you evaluate the quality of a solution based on more than a single objective? Focus on three approaches: the weighted average, soft constraints combined with penalties, and prioritizing goals. Evaluate these in terms of NBC’s difficulty in setting television advertising schedules, due to multiple objectives.


September 3, 2017