Linear and goal programming models are applied to answer questions encountered in the hotel business planning process. Both quantitative and non-quantitative factors are taken into account. The value of the application is discussed in light of the present methods used. Situations described are actual problems faced by the hotel manager. The implementation and use at the hotel are described.

Date of creation, presentation, or exhibit



Proceedings of 29th Annual Meeting of the Western Decision Sciences Institute -- Quantitative Decision making Models in the Planning and Budget Process of a Hotel, 1359-1361, April, 2000 Note: imported from RIT’s Digital Media Library running on DSpace to RIT Scholar Works in February 2014.

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Conference Proceeding

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Accounting (SCB)


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