Ron Bailey, Fred Smith, and I Discuss Climate Change at Reason

Lynne Kiesling Here’s an online edited version of the transcript, and a link to the video of a discussion panel that Ron Bailey, Fred Smith, and I did at a Reason in DC event in October 2007. It was a very lively conversation! The transcript is in the July 2008 print edition of Reason. … More Ron Bailey, Fred Smith, and I Discuss Climate Change at Reason

Use Operations Research to Maximize Value in a Train Network

Lynne Kiesling Check out this cool Financial Times article on Dutch use of operations research to optimize their train network and timetable. Imagine trying to create a system detailing the precise movements of 5,500 daily train services, thousands of pieces of rolling stock and all the personnel needed to run a railway network (a typical … More Use Operations Research to Maximize Value in a Train NetworkMore Use Operations Research to Maximize Value in a Train Network