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Handbook on Project Management and Scheduling Vol.1

Schwindt, Christoph, Zimmermann, Jürgen (Eds.)

2015, L, 663 p. 85 illus.

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  • Provides a comprehensive overview of the state of art in project management and scheduling
  • Includes more than 60 contributions from leading experts in this field
  • Includes project scheduling applications and case studies

Due to the increasing importance of product differentiation and collapsing product life cycles, a growing number of value-adding activities in the industry and service sector are organized in projects. Projects come in many forms, often taking considerable time and consuming a large amount of resources. The management and scheduling of projects represents a challenging task, and project performance may have a considerable impact on an organization's competitiveness.

This handbook presents state-of-the-art approaches to project management and scheduling. More than sixty contributions written by leading experts in the field provide an authoritative survey of recent developments. The book serves as a comprehensive reference, both, for researchers and project management professionals.

The handbook consists of two volumes. Volume 1 is devoted to single-modal and multi-modal project scheduling. Volume 2 presents multi-project problems, project scheduling under uncertainty and vagueness, managerial approaches and a separate part on applications, case studies, and information systems.

 

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Multi Modal Project Scheduling - Project Management Information Systems - Project Portfolio Selection - Project Risk Management - Single Modal Project Scheduling - Stochastic Project Scheduling

Related subjects » Business Information Systems - Operations Research & Decision Theory

Table of contents 

Volume 1: Part I: Single-modal Project Scheduling: Minimizing the Project Duration.- Part II: Single-modal Project Scheduling: Alternative Objectives.- Part III: Multi-modal Project Scheduling.- Volume 2: Part IV: Multi-Project Problems.- Part V: Project Scheduling Under Uncertainty and Vagueness.- Part VI: Managerial Approaches.- Part VII: Applications, Case Studies and Information Systems.

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