Spreadsheet Modeling & Decision Analysis: A Practical Introduction to Management Science by Cliff T. Ragsdale’s is one of the spreadsheet modeling text books we recently found. We are delighted to add it to current spreadsheet modeling programs and our list of recommended text books for operational management.
Spreadsheets are everywhere! Almost all computers come equipped with spreadsheets. People everywhere knowingly or unknowingly create spreadsheet models to make decisions or perform analysis. Businesses in particular rely extensively on spreadsheets for a wide variety of work. Spreadsheet modeling skills has become an essential skill on a person's resume.
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Operational Modeling Using Microsoft Excel
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'Spreadsheet Modeling & Decision Analysis: A Practical Introduction to Management Science' Text book by Cliff T. Ragsdale
Spreadsheet Modeling & Decision Analysis: A Practical Introduction to Management Science by Cliff T. Ragsdale’s is one of the more popular advanced spreadsheet modeling and/or operations research texts among MBA, graduate and undergraduate students.
Into its 5th edition, this Spreadsheet Modeling & Decision Analysis text written by Cliff T. Ragsdale is an in-depth look into various techniques and tools used by professional operations managers, consultants and strategists.
Graduate Tutor's Statistics Tutor Group provides live online tutoring for Cliff T. Ragsdale’s Operations Management text ‘Spread Sheet Modeling & Decision Analysis: A Practical Introduction to Management Science’. Our Statistics Tutor Group typically uses the 5th edition of Ragsdale’s text to tutor operations management students at the MBA or graduate school level. Please email us if you use another operations management or operations research text book and we will be happy to work with your text book.
Cliff T. Ragsdale
Professor Ragsdale is Bank of America Professor of Business Information Technology. Professor Cliff T. Ragsdale earned his Ph.D. in Management Science and Information Technology from the University of Georgia and M.B.A. in Finance and B.A. in Psychology from the University of Central Florida. Mr. Ragsdale’s research interest include applications of quantitative modeling techniques to managerial decision making problems and has worked as a financial, statistical and information systems consultant for General Mills and the public accounting firm of Deloitte and Touche.
Other Operations Research / Management /Spreadsheet Modeling text books
Other Operations Research / Management /Spreadsheet Modeling text books that we use at the graduate and undergraduate level include 'Spreadsheet Modeling and Applications: Essentials of Practical Management Science' by SC Albright and WL Winston. Please email us if you use another Operations Research / Management /Spreadsheet Modeling text book and we will be willing to work with your choice of text book.
The content covered by Prof. Ragsdale’s ‘Spread Sheet Modeling & Decision Analysis: A Practical Introduction to Management Science’ text book include:
Introduction to Spreadsheet Modeling and Decision Analysis
Introduction to Optimization and Linear Programming using microsoft excel
Modeling and Solving LP Problems in a Spreadsheet
Sensitivity Analysis and the Simplex Method
Network Modeling in a spreadsheet
Integer Linear Programming in a spreadsheet
Goal Programming and Multiple Objective Optimization in a spreadsheet
Nonlinear Programming & Evolutionary Optimization
Simple Linear Regression Analysis
Multiple Regression Analysis
Time series Forecasting
Introduction to Simulation Using Crystal Ball
Decision Analysis using spreadsheets