Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2013 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Michael C. Fu

Overachievement Variable

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1153-7_200566

A nonnegative variable in a goal-programming problem constraint that measures how much the left-hand side of the constraint is greater than the right-hand side.


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