Papers of Professor Seymour Melman, academic

Scope and Content

2 binders of notes and papers for 'Decision-making and productivity' (1958).

Administrative / Biographical History

Professor Seymour Melman worked at the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Columbia University. He is the author of 'Decision-Making and Productivity' (Oxford, 1958), which was primarily concerned with the Standard Motor Company Ltd., Canley, Coventry.

Access Information

This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited in the Centre by Professor Melman in 1983.

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Conditions Governing Use

Copyright/Reproduction There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.


Further deposits are not expected.