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"Holistic vs. Hole-istc Exploration and Production Strategies," with Sam L. Savage, Journal of Petroleum Technology, September 1999, pp. 74-84. SPE Paper m 57701.

"Notes on Exploration and Production Portfolio Optimization," with Sam L. Savage, Ball & Savage Associates, 1999.

"Portfolio Thinking: Beyond Optimization," with Sam L. Savage, Petroleum Engineer International, May 1999, Volume 72, m 5, pp. 54-56.

"Equivalence of Linear Deviation About the Mean and Mean Absolute Deviation About the Mean Objective Functions," with C. M. Kenyon and S. L. Savage, Operations Research Letters, June 17, 1999. Vol. 24, Issue 4, pp. 181-185.

"Energy: Future Trends and Alternative Sources," with Peter R. Odell and others, The Ditchley Foundation, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England. October 20, 1991.

"Unlock American Energy Policy," The New York Times "Forum," Sunday, May 12, 1991. Section F3, p. 11.

Energy Aftermath, with Thomas H. Lee and Richard D. Tabors, Harvard Business School Press. Boston, MA. 1990.

"Energy Systems For the 21st Century," with T. H. Lee and R. D. Tabors, in International Journal of Global Energy Issues, Issue 1/2, Fall 1989. Published by the United Nations, edited at the Open University, Milton Keynes, U.K.

"A Balance Sheet Approach to Energy Industry Restructuring," in Proceedings, Tenth Annual North American Conference, International Association for Energy Economics, Houston, TX. November 1988.

"The Black Hole of Retained Earnings," The Journal of the American Association of Individual Investors, October 1988, Chicago, IL.

"La Misteriosa Desaparición De Los Beneficios No Distribuidos," in Harvard-Deusto Business Review, Segundo Trimestre 1988. Madrid, Spain.

"Profit and Intuition," in Petroleum Management, November 1987. Houston, TX.

"The Mysterious Disappearance of Retained Earnings," featured in Harvard Business Review, July-August 1987. Boston, MA.

"Oil Prices and the Future of the Petroleum Industry," in Petroleum Management. November 1986. Houston, TX. Translated into Spanish and reprinted in Occasional Papers, El Colegio de Mexico, A.C. Mexico City, 1987.

"New Directions in Oil Company Mergers and Acquisitions," IES News, Integrated Energy Systems Consortium, MIT, Cambridge, MA. October 1985.

"Management Strategy for the Takeover Decision," Petroleum Management, August 1985. Houston, TX.

"Management Scientists and Managers: Experiences of an OR Practitioner with a Critical Interface,"  European Journal of Operational Research.  Volume 21, Number 1, July 1985. Amsterdam, Netherlands.

"Mergers, Acquisitions and Diversifications of Oil Companies: A Strategic Perspective," Oil & Gas Digest, February 1, 1985.  Houston, TX.

"Comparison, Contrasts, and Structure of the Fossil Fuel Industries," Harvard Business School, ICCH No. 3_683_060, Boston, MA. 1984.

"Foreword" in Strategic Planning for Exploration Management, by A. Quick and N. Buck.  IHRDC Publishing Co., Boston. 1983.

"Managing Risk in the Real World," European Journal of Operational Research, Volume 14. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 1983.

"The Increased Relevance of Planning," in Implementation of Strategic Planning, Peter Lorange, Ed., Prentice_Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ. 1982.

U.S. Oil & Gas Supply, Energy Modeling Forum Report 5, Volumes 1 and 2. Stanford University, Stanford, CA. September 1982.

"Alternatives for Accelerating Oil and Gas Discovery and Production in Oil Importing LDC’s," with G. M. Kaufman and J. P. Lingamneni.  MIT Energy Laboratory, Cambridge, MA. October 1981.

"An Investigation Into the Potential Economics of Large Scale Shale Oil Production," in Oil Shale, Tar Sands, and Related Materials, H. C. Stauffer, Ed., American Chemical Society Symposium Series 163, ACS Books, Washington, DC. 1981

"U.S. Oil and Gas Supply," with J. C. Houghton, J. L. Sweeney, and J. P. Weyant in The Economics of Exploration for Energy Resources, J. B. Ramsey, Ed., JAI Press, Inc., Greenwich, CT. 1981.

U.S. Oil and Gas Supply, with J. L. Sweeney, J. P. Weyant, and G. L. Ardell.  Energy Modeling Forum V, Working Paper 5.4.  Stanford University. January 1981.

"Oil, Developing Countries, and the World Bank," with G. M. Kaufman and J. P. Lingamneni.  MIT Energy Laboratory, Cambridge, MA. January 1981.

"A Proposal for Energy Forecasts," in An Analysis of the DOE’s Energy Information Administration Report to Congress, Frank Alt, Ed., University of Maryland, College Park, MD. 1980.

"An Evaluation of NASA’s Program for Improving Aircraft Fuel Efficiency," with R. L. Bisplinghoff, R. E. Black, et al.  National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. 1980.

"Controlling the Implementation of Strategy," with C. Roush.  Managerial Planning, November/December 1980, Oxford, OH.

"Petroleum Exploration Environment Study _ An Investigation into the Nature of the Competitive Environment for Oil and Gas Exploration in Oil_importing Developing Countries," with G. M. Kaufman.  MIT Energy Laboratory, Cambridge, MA. July 1980.

U.S. Energy Supply Prospects to 2010, with A. Bryson, T. Eck, et al.  The Report of the Supply and Delivery Panel to the Committee on Nuclear and Alternative Energy Systems.  National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. 1979.

"Managing Your Strategic Responsiveness to the Environment," with P. Lorange.  Managerial Planning, November/December 1979, Oxford, OH.

"Policy Implications of the CIA and EIA Energy Forecasts." Testimony presented at the invitation of the U.S.  House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Washington, DC. October 1979.

"The Relevance of Energy Forecasting for Policy, Planning, and Strategy Formulation." Testimony presented at the invitation of the U.S House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Washington, DC. October 1979.

"Energy Policy and the Oil Problem: A Review of Current Issues," with H. Jacoby, M.  Adelman, et al.  MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 79_046WP, Cambridge, MA. September 1979.

"Practitioners’ Views of Policy and Planning Research" in Strategic Management: A New View of Business Policy and Planning, D. E. Schendel and C. W. Hafer, Ed., Little, Brown and Co. Boston, MA. 1979.

"Managing Modeling for Planning," in Simulation Models in Corporate Planning, Thomas H. Naylor, Ed., Praeger Publishers.  New York, NY. 1979.

"New Challenges to Management in the Synfuels Revolution," Technology Review, August/September 1979.

"Shale Oil: Potential Economics of Large_Scale Production, Workshop Phase," with M. Weiss and R. Barbera.  MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 79_031WP, Cambridge, MA. July 1979.

"Shale Oil: Potential Economics of Large_Scale Production, Preliminary Phase," with M. Weiss and R. Barbera.  MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 79_012WP, Cambridge, MA. June 1979.

"Energy as a Factor in Corporations’ Strategic Planning _ An Examination of the Issues," with P. Lorange.  MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 78_019WP, Cambridge, MA. September 1978.

"The Use of Management Science Techniques in a Corporate Strategic Planning System," European Journal of Operational Research, 3 (1978), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.  Condensed in the November 1979 issue of Technology Review.

"Energy: Policymaking in a New Reality," Technology Review, October/November 1977.  Reprinted in Aware, May 1978.

"Synfuel Supply Issues from the Commercial Perspective: New Kinds of Decisions" in Workshops on Energy Supply and Demand, International Energy Agency, OECD, Paris. 1978.

"Energy Policy: What is Really at Issue." MIT Energy Laboratory Working Paper Number MIT_EL 77_011WP, Cambridge, MA. May 1977.

"Planning Models _ Fact and Fiction." Proceedings of the Conference on Corporate Strategic Planning.  The Institute of Management Sciences, New Orleans, LA. February/March 1977.

"Recent Proposals for Government Support for the Commercialization of Shale Oil _ A Review and Analysis," with O. Hammond.  Policy Study Group, MIT Energy Laboratory Report Number MIT_EL 77_003, Cambridge, MA. May 1977.  (Prepared for ERDA under Contract No. E4918 2295.)

"Government Support for the Commercialization of New Energy Technologies _ An Analysis and Exploration of the Issues," with H. Jacoby, L. Linden, M. Adelman, et al.  Policy Study Group, MIT Energy Laboratory Report Number MIT_EL 76 009, Cambridge, MA. November 1976.  (Prepared for ERDA under Contract No. E49_18 2295.)

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