Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022)
Volume 19 (2021)
Volume 18 (2020)
Volume 17 (2019)
Volume 16 (2018)
Volume 15 (2017)
Volume 14 (2016)
Volume 13 (2015)
Volume 12 (2015)
Volume 11 (2014)
Volume 9 (2012)
Volume 10 (2012)
Volume 8 (2010)
Volume 6 (2007)
Volume 5 (2006)
Volume 4 (2006)
Volume 3 (2005)
Volume 2 (2004)
Volume 1 (2003)
Efficiency assessment and managerial ability analysis of the regional electricity transmission sector with the presence of contextual variables

Maryeh Nematizadeh; Alireza Amirteimoori; Sohrab Kordrostami; Leila Khoshandam

Volume 21, Issue 70 , October 2023, , Pages 89-127


  The electricity industry plays a pivotal role in a country's economic growth and development. Therefore, it is imperative to assess its performance and identify the strengths and weaknesses of its different sectors, such as production, transmission, and distribution, to enhance economic growth in diverse ...  Read More

A Goal Programming Approach for Development of Common Weights in Network DEA

Davood Gharakhani; Abbas Toloie Eshlaghy; Kiamars Fathi Hafshejani; Farhad Hosseinzadeh Lotfi; Reza Kiani Mavi

Volume 17, Issue 53 , July 2019, , Pages 295-319


  Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) is a powerful analytical technique for measuring the relative efficiency for a set of Decision Making Units (DMUs) based on their inputs and outputs. There are weaknesses in conventional models DEA. Most important of which is the weight shift input and output which makes ...  Read More

Inputs and Outputs Selection of Data Envelopment Analysis to Evaluate the Performance of Regional Electricity Companies in Iran by Neural Network

Akram Oveysiomran

Volume 16, Issue 51 , January 2019, , Pages 181-206


  Input and output selection in Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) has many important. In this research, inputs and outputs of reginal power companies are selected with artifitial neural network. The application of neural network in the selection of inputs and outputs of reginal power companies is not a precedent ...  Read More

Performance Assessment of Iranian Gas Transmission Company’s Operational Zones through a Hybrid Method of DEA – WASPAS – SWARA

Hossein Safari; Aliyeh Kazemi; Ahmad Mehrpoor Layeghi

Volume 16, Issue 49 , July 2018, , Pages 139-171


  One of the most known subjects in management literature is performance assessment. In this paper, we have tried to provide a hybrid model in order to evaluate the performance of Iranian gas Transmission Company's operational zones. After an initial screening, due to the low number of Decision making ...  Read More

Providing New Multi-Component Data Envelopment Analysis to Evaluate Efficiency of Bank Branches

Moslem Nilchi,; Mohammadesmaeil Fadaeinejad; Seyyed Hossein Razavi-Hajiagha; Ahmad Badri

Volume 15, Issue 46 , October 2017, , Pages 73-96


  Looking at the economic definition of efficiency as optimal use of resources to produce possible maximum output, it can be understood the importance of this concept in management systems. Basically, Managers are trying to meet the satisfaction of all their stakeholders by optimally utilize of their resources ...  Read More

A hybrid approach based on MUlti-criteria Satisfaction Analysis (MUSA) and three-stage Network Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) to evaluate the Relative Efficiency of Services in Iran Melli Bank branches

Kaveh Khalili Damghani; Mohammad TaghaviFard; Kiaras Karbaschi

Volume 14, Issue 40 , April 2016, , Pages 75-109


  The main goal of this paper is to evaluate the relative efficiency of each level of customer services in MELLI bank branches. A three stage process is defined as consecutive results of service provision to the customers. This process consists of sub-process such as customer expectations, customer satisfaction, ...  Read More

Failure Mode and Effects Analysis By using Robust Data Envelopment Analysis

Alireza Alinezhad; Niki Jalili Taghavian

Volume 13, Issue 39 , January 2016, , Pages 115-144

  Improving products quality and services is the best and most important factor to win competitors and get majority of the market share. In this regard, Failue mode and Effect analysis is an efficient tool to improve the quality products. Considering many criticisms to taraditional method, the risk priority ...  Read More

A model for Evaluation and ranking of technological companies located in Science and Technology Park using combined approach of Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) and Six Sigma methods ..

seyyed heydar mirfakhradini; fatemeh azizi

Volume 13, Issue 36 , April 2015, , Pages 5-26

  Performance evaluation is a systematic review that helps organizations to achieve their goals. This study evaluates and ranks Yazd Science and Technology Park’s high-tech firms, using integration Data Envelopment Analysis into Six Sigma methodology. In this study a combination of both methods is ...  Read More

Presentation the Data Envelopment Analysis/Goal Programming Integrated Model for Improves Decision making Unit’s Efficiency Measurement (Case study: the Bank Branches)

Mohamad Hosein Tahari Mehrjardi; Dariush Farid; Hamid Babaei Meybodi

Volume 8, Issue 21 , June 2011, , Pages 21-37

  Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) has been a very popular method for measuring and benchmarking relative efficiency of peer Decision Making Units (DMUs) with multiple input and outputs. However, some problems have also appeared as the applications of DEA advance. One of inter-related problems that has ...  Read More

Offering a model in data envelopment analysis to obtain common set of weights using fuzzy logic

Maghsoud Amiri; Amir Alimi; Seyed Hossein Abtahi

Volume 6, Issue 17 , September 2007, , Pages 135-151

  Data envelopment analysis model is a model for calculating the efficiency of decision making units (DMUs). In previous models there are some weaknesses that the most important one is changing weights of inputs and outputs in model that lead to evaluate efficiencies of DMUs with different weights. The ...  Read More

Performance Appraisal & Analysis of Industrial Productivity of Iran, during 1359-1379

M.R. Mehregan; M. Rahmani

Volume 1, Issue 3 , January 2003, , Pages 1-30

  The paper investigates excesses and deficits in Iranian industrial productivity for the years by combining data envelopment analysis with other management science approaches such as analytical hierarchy process. The application also identifies factors that affect the productivity of Iranian industry ...  Read More