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Simulation model of fire department operations

Grace M. Carter

Simulation model of fire department operations

executive summary : prepared for the Office of Policy Development and Research, Department of Housing and Urban Development

by Grace M. Carter

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Published by New York City Rand Institute in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fire departments -- Management -- Mathematical models.,
  • Fire departments -- Management -- Data processing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementGrace Carter, Jan Chaiken, Edward Ignall.
    Series[Report - Rand Corporation] ; R-1188/1-HUD
    ContributionsChaiken, Jan M., joint author., Ignall, Edward, joint author., United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development. Office of Policy Development and Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS36 .R3 R-1188/1, TH9146 .R3 R-1188/1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 19 p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4289403M
    LC Control Number78316594

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