Ali Emrouznejad

Ali Emrouznejad is a Reader in Operations and Information Management Group at Aston Business School in Birmingham, UK. His areas of research interest include performance measurement and management, efficiency and productivity analysis, as well as data mining. Dr. Emrouznejad is Editor of Annals of Operations Research, Associate Editor of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Associate Editor of IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, Senior Editor of Data Envelopment Analysis journal, and member of editorial boards or guest editor in several other scientific journals including Journal of Operational Research Society and EURO Journal on Decision Processes. He is author of the book, Applied Operational Research with SAS, editor of the books, Performance Measurement with Fuzzy Data Envelopment Analysis and Managing Service Productivity. He is also co-founder of Performance Improvement Management Software (PIM-DEA), see


Handbook of Research on Strategic Performance Management and Measurement Using Data Envelopment Analysis
Ibrahim H. Osman, Abdel Latef Anouze, Ali Emrouznejad. © 2014. 735 pages.
Organizations can use the valuable tool of data envelopment analysis (DEA) to make informed decisions on developing successful strategies, setting specific goals, and identifying...
Introduction to Data Envelopment Analysis and its Applications
Ali Emrouznejad, Emilyn Cabanda. © 2014. 21 pages.
This chapter provides the theoretical foundation and background on Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) method and some variants of basic DEA models and applications to various...
Introduction to Performance Improvement Management Software (PIM-DEA)
Ali Emrouznejad, Emmanuel Thanassoulis. © 2014. 20 pages.
This chapter provides information on the use of Performance Improvement Management Software (PIM-DEA). This advanced DEA software enables users to make the best possible analysis...
Productivity Growth and Efficiency Measurements in Fuzzy Environments with an Application to Health Care
Adel Hatami-Marbini, Madjid Tavana, Ali Emrouznejad. © 2012. 35 pages.
Health care organizations must continuously improve their productivity to sustain long-term growth and profitability. Sustainable productivity performance is mostly assumed to be...
Is ICT the Key to Development?
Roya Gholami, Dolores Añón Higón, Payam Hanafizadeh, Ali Emrouznejad. © 2010. 18 pages.
Using panel data for 52 developed and developing countries over the period 1998-2006, this article examines the links between information and communication technology diffusion...