Multiple Criteria Decision Making in Finance, Insurance and Investment

  • Minwir Al-Shammari
  • Hatem Masri

Part of the Multiple Criteria Decision Making book series (MCDM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Minwir Al-Shammari, Mohammad Omar Farooq, Hatem Masri
    Pages 1-7
  3. Belaid Aouni, Cinzia Colapinto, Davide La Torre, Danilo Liuzzi, Simone Marsiglio
    Pages 31-48
  4. Akhtar A. Khan, Elisabeth Köbis, Christiane Tammer
    Pages 135-157
  5. Antonio Heras, Alejandro Balbás, Beatriz Balbás, Raquel Balbás
    Pages 159-169
  6. Paz Méndez-Rodríguez, Blanca Pérez-Gladish, José M. Cabello, Francisco Ruiz
    Pages 229-247
  7. Fouad Ben abdelaziz, Souhir Neifar, Marc de Bourmont
    Pages 249-272

About this book


This book is devoted to recent developments and applications of multiple criteria decision aid tools in the field of finance, insurance and investment. It illustrates recent methods and procedures designed to solve problems related to finance, insurance and portfolio selection formulated through a mathematical programming framework and for which a large number of conflicting and incommensurable objectives (criteria, attributes) is simultaneously optimized. The book introduces researchers and practitioners to recent theoretical and methodological developments in multi-attributes portfolio selection, multiple criteria analysis in finance, insurance and investment. It is based on selected and invited papers presented and discussed at the 2013 International Conference on Multidimensional Finance, Insurance and Investment (ICMFII’13), held at the College of Business Administration at the University of Bahrain from 25th to 27th November 2013 with the co-sponsorship of the International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making and the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences - MCDM section.


Fuzziness Multi-attribute portfolio selection Multi-criteria decision aid Multiple objective programming Stochastic programming Uncertainty

Editors and affiliations

  • Minwir Al-Shammari
    • 1
  • Hatem Masri
    • 2
  1. 1.College of Business AdministrationUniversity of BahrainSakhirBahrain
  2. 2.College of Business AdministrationUniversity of BahrainSakhirBahrain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-21157-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-21158-9
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