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A classification model based on goal programming with non-standard preference functions with an application to the prediction of cinema-going

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A classification model based on goal programming with non-standard preference functions with an application to the prediction of cinema-going. / Jones, Dylan; Collins, Alan; Hand, C.

In: European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 177, No. 1, 01.03.2007, p. 515-524.

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Jones, Dylan ; Collins, Alan ; Hand, C. / A classification model based on goal programming with non-standard preference functions with an application to the prediction of cinema-going. In: European Journal of Operational Research. 2007 ; Vol. 177, No. 1. pp. 515-524.

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