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Risk Management & Engineering Management, 2008. ICRMEM '08. International Conference on

Date 4-6 Nov. 2008

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  • [Front cover]

    Publication Year: 2008
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  • Table of contents

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  • Preface

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s): xiv
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  • Explanation by Evolutionary Game Theory in Evolvement of Surface Treatment Industry Cluster

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):3 - 8
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    The surface treatment industry is a main technology of manufacture industry which also is one of the heaviest polluted industries. In the first place, a new view that the success of surface treatment industry cluster evolution depends on economic viability is put forward in this paper. Moreover, the paper makes a brief analysis on the enterprise behavior in the course of the surface treatment indu... View full abstract»

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  • Time-Cost Trade-Off Problems of Engineering Project with Running Income

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):9 - 12
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    For an engineering project with running income, the result of time-cost trade-off problems (TCTP) concerning construction duration is only partly optimal. More cash flow happens during the running period, and the final goal of clients is to obtain the maximal profit across the lifecycle of engineering projects. In some situations, the cost of compressing construction duration even exceeds the incr... View full abstract»

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  • Study on Inventory Early-Warning in Supply Chains Based on Rough Sets and BP Neural Network

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):13 - 19
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    The paper combines rough sets and ANN to analyze inventory early-warning in supply chains. The introduction of Rough sets cuts down the input dimensions of ANN, and the ANN algorithm is improved by adding the momentum factor mc and applying adaptive learning rate. Lastly, according to the inventory data of a manufacturing enterprise in Handan City, the paper proves the validity of the proposed mod... View full abstract»

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  • An Optimization Model of Multi-echelon Stochastic Inventory System in the Supply Chain

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):20 - 25
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    For a three-echelon stochastic inventory system in the supply chain, it is difficult to get optimal inventory control policies by analytical methods. The paper sets up an optimization model, which is built on the basis of the discrete event system simulation theory. The simulation-based optimization method is used to solve the problem by combining the simulation model and the particle swarm optimi... View full abstract»

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  • Modeling for Return Policy with Retailer's Combined Decision Bias

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):26 - 31
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    This paper considers a supply chain model in which a single supplier sells a single product to a single retailer who faces the newsvendor problem. The retailer has combined decision bias. The results show that the supply chain can achieve channel coordination with return policy, the return price increases as the retailerpsilas waste-averse preferences increases and decreases as stockout-averse pre... View full abstract»

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  • Game Theory Analysis for the Evolution Of Knowledge-Based Alliance

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):32 - 37
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    In allusion to the evolution process of knowledge-based alliance, we establish models of the evolution of symmetrical knowledge-based alliance and asymmetrical knowledge-based alliance separately by evolution game theory. We draw the axle graphs of two-dimensional plane of symmetrical enterprise system and asymmetrical enterprise system and analyze them separately on basis of dynamic equation of e... View full abstract»

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  • A Study of R&D Efficiency of Chinese New High-Tech Industry Based on Stochastic Frontier Analysis

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):38 - 46
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    This paper investigates R&D efficiency (intermediate output efficiency and final output efficiency) of Chinese new high-tech industry and its influencing factors through stochastic frontier analysis method based on panel data. After dividing the new high-tech industry into five different trades (23 subdivided trades), comparative study is carried on concerning R&D efficiencies among the di... View full abstract»

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  • Research on Quality Supervision Model for Cooperative Manufacturing Preparing Process in Virtual Enterprise

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):47 - 55
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    On the basis of the analysis of internal and external research on current situation of quality supervision theory for cooperative manufacturing preparing process in virtual enterprise, the quality supervision model for cooperative manufacturing preparing process in virtual enterprise is firstly constructed; and secondly, this paper mainly probes into contents and quantitative method of the supervi... View full abstract»

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  • Study on Management System of Virtual Supply Chain Based on the Cybermediary in Chinese Automotive Industry

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):56 - 60
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    The Virtual Supply Chain Management pattern based on CyberMediary (CM-VSCM) is a public service system of supply chain management (SCM) which is established by a third-party organization and serves different types of enterprises in certain industry. The cybermediary (CM), as an information integration center, can provide common technology supports and information resource services for information ... View full abstract»

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  • Game Analysis on Engineering Safety Management

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):61 - 64
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    The safety management of engineering profession is related closely to the benefit of people. Its accident frequency is high, and after the accident happens, the surface involved is broad, the pecuniary loss is very serious. So safety problems on engineering project are solved urgently. This paper analyses the game course of the government and enterprises, enterprises and staff, and points out the ... View full abstract»

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  • Synthetic Evaluation Model of Traffic Safety Based on Reliability Theory

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):65 - 69
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    Based on analysis of traffic safety of third class highway in western area, the text has adopted 28 more important influence factors as the evaluation index from eight aspects, which is natural condition, route condition, and roadside condition and so on. With the help of safety reliability, it has set up the evaluation index system of third class highway traffic safety. The fuzzy synthetic model ... View full abstract»

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  • Conflict and Innovation Practice of China Agricultural Chain The Case Study of "Wen's" Cultivation Service Value Chain

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):70 - 75
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    The traditional agricultural Chain in China faces contradictions and conflicts such as huge risk, high cost, low coordination and bad agility etc. Under the guidance of theories of service profit chain, value chain, supplying chain management and TRIZ, etc., the thesis digs deeply and analyzes the creative practice and effects from cultivation service value chain of Guangdong Wen's food group Co. ... View full abstract»

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  • Optimal Contract under Double-Sided Moral Hazard and Cobb-Douglas Production Technology

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):76 - 81
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    This paper develops a kind of generalized double-sided moral hazard model of contract choice with Cobb-Douglas technology in a frame of principal-agent theory. Using this model, we formally prove that the optimal contract maximizes the output net of the disutility of both the parties and carry out some simulations exercise under two special cases which help explain the double-sided moral hazard is... View full abstract»

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  • Study on the Harmonious Operation of Logistics Finance Management of Supply Chain in Ports-Hinterland Based on System Dynamics

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):82 - 86
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    Abstract-Taking China's ports-hinterland logistics system as an example, the paper discusses the harmonious operation of logistics finance management of supply chain which is composed of the functional entity activities such as transportation, warehousing, packaging, circulation and information transmission, as well as the goods movement of all sectors of the logistics process. The logistics finan... View full abstract»

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  • Study on Cost and Schedule Control in Warship Planned Maintenance

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):87 - 90
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    The earned value measure is introduced into the cost and schedule control of warship planned maintenance for the over budget and schedule delays problem. The flowchart and application range of earned value measure is summarized. The application procedure of the earned value measure in the cost and schedule control of warship planned maintenance is given. Then the over budget and schedule delays ar... View full abstract»

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  • Research on Supply Chain Contract Coordination Simulation Based on Swarm

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):91 - 95
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    In order to study the effects of the contract coordination in the supply chain, the complex adaptive system (CAS), Agent model-building and supply chain theories were introduced, and the competitive rules and assumption conditions of simulation of the corporations in the supply chain were described. Then competitive environment of the supply chain was constructed on the Swarm simulation platform, ... View full abstract»

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  • Research on Evaluation System for Project Success

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):96 - 99
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    Research on project success is an eternal issue in project management. It has very important meaning in current social and economical innovation in China. Establishment of reasonable evaluation system can not only deepen cognition of the partner, but also used as reference to the establishment of controlling system of the subsequent project. This paper established longitudinal and lateral evaluati... View full abstract»

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  • Supplier Selection Model Based on the Grey System Theory

    Publication Year: 2008, Page(s):100 - 104
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    There are usually three methods for supplier slecetion, they have their own characteristics and are suitable for different environmental requirements. In real economic activity, supplier selection usually take place in the environment with insufficient information, the evaluation indicators of which show both the quantitative and qualitative characteristics. Grey system theory solved the evaluatio... View full abstract»

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