A comparative study of using grey relational analysis in multiple attribute decision making problems

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This paper uses grey relational analysis (GRA) method in multiple attribute decision making (MADM) problems. The advantages of using the GRA method include the following: The results are based upon the original data, and the calculations are simple and easy to understand. It is one of the best methods to help management make decisions under business environment. Finally, an example is provided to show how this GRA method works in dealing with MADM problems. Moreover, the results from other methods are compared including the technique for order preference by similarity to ideal solution and operational competitiveness rating method.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)209-217
Number of pages9
JournalQuality Engineering
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Dec 1


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

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