AN INTRODUCTION TO MANAGEMENT SCIENCE: QUANTITATIVE APPROACHES TO DECISION MAKING, 14TH EDITION equips students with a strong conceptual understanding of the role that management science plays in decision-making. This trusted market leader defines today's management science course with unwavering accuracy, timely applications and powerful examples. A problem-scenario approach introduces quantitative techniques within an applications setting. Students apply the management science model to generate solutions and management recommendations. All data, applications, and screen visuals correspond with Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013. Online chapters, LINGO software and Excel add-ins and CengageNOW™ are also available.