My CV

CURRICULUM VITAE

MUHITTIN ORAL

DECEMBER 2009

MUHITTIN ORAL

GENERAL

Business Addresses:
Faculty  Management
Sabancı University
Orhanlı-Tuzla 34956 Istanbul,
TURKEY
Tel : (+90-216) 483-9666
Fax : (+90-216) 483-9699
E-mail : Muhittin.Oral@sabanciuniv.edu

Languages: Turkish, English, French
Citizenships: Turkish, Canadian

EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Operations Research, Case Institute of Technology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 1972.
M.S. in Operations Research, Case Institute of Technology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 1971.
M.A. in Industrial Administration, Robert College, Istanbul, Turkey, 1967.
B.Sc. in Industrial Management, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 1964.

CURRENT RESEARCH AREAS OF INTEREST

·    Meaning Management ? Sense Making and Sense Giving in Organizations for Decisional Leadership
·    Competitiveness Analysis ? National, Industrial and Firm Levels
·    Group Decision Making and Consensus Formation ? Model Based Approach
·    Conceptualizing and Modeling Managerial Situations
·    Organizational Performance Management

CURRENT TEACHING AREAS OF INTEREST

·    Management Research and Statistics
·    Leadership and Meaning Management
·    Management Science Modeling
·    Manager and Managerial Philosophy
·    Performance Management
·    Research Methodology

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

September 1997 to Present:
Professor, The Graduate School of Management, Sabancı University, Istanbul, Turkey.

January 2006 to December 2008:
As an international network scholar he is an academic advisor to the University President and Vice-President for Research of UTCC (The University of Chamber of Commerce in Bangkok, Thailand). He sits on several academic committees of UTCC as a network scholar, including DBA Program, MBM Program, Research Group 106, UTCC Research Centers Committee.

January 2006 to Present:
Honorary Member of CIRRELT, An Interuniversity Research Center for Network Enterprise, Logistics, and Transportation, Montreal, Canada.
He is active in the capacity of guiding Ph.D. students and working with regular members of CIRRELT.

December 2005 ? January 2006:
Invited as an international scholar to discuss the educational matters of UTCC (The University of Thai Chamber of Commerce in Bangkok) in general and research programs in particular. Gave several seminars on management related subjects. Spent a part of his sabbatical leave

August 1995 to August 1997:
Member of University Design Committee, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Member of Design Committee, The Graduate School of Management, Sabancı University, Istanbul, Turkey.

June 1982 to August 1999:
Professor, Department of Operations and Decision Systems, Faculté des sciences de l’administration, Université Laval, Québec, Canada. Taught courses at undergraduate and graduate levels (Ph.D. and Masters), such as Research Methodology, Mathematical Modelling, Model Validation, Strategic Planning, Competitive Analysis, Inventory Management, Operations Management,  Marketing and Distribution Systems.

January 1996 to August 1997:
Visiting Professor, Faculty of Business Administration, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey. Taught courses at undergraduate and graduate levels. Research Methodology to Ph.D. students. Founding Director of Ph.D. Program.

May 1991 to June 1991:
Visiting Professor, Department of Industrial Economics, People’s University of China, Beijing, China. Supervised a group of Ph.D. students to formulate their research problems. A program sponsored by Canadian International Development Agency, Ottawa, Canada.

July 1989 to June 1990::
Visiting Professor, Department of Business Administration, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. Involved in research projects with young faculty members.

June 1978 to June 1982:
Associate Professor, Department of Operations and Decision Systems, Faculté des sciences de l’administration, Université Laval, Québec, Canada. Taught courses at undergraduate and graduate levels (Ph.D. and Masters), such as Mathematical Programming, Research Methodology in Operations Research, Inventory Management, Operations Management, Operations Research, Manufacturing Policy, Scheduling.

September 1981 to August 1982:
Visiting Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul. Did research on International Competitiveness for the Industrial Development Bank of Turkey.

September 1974 to June 1978 :
Part-time Lecturer, Department of Industrial Engineering, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul. Taught courses at graduate level titled ?Production Systems?.

January 1972 to August 1974 ::
Assistant Professor, Department of Operations Management, Faculte des  sciences de l’administration, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada. Taught  courses at undergraduate and graduate levels titled: ?Stochastic  Processes?, ?Mathematical Programming?, ?Inventory Control?, ?Scheduling?, ?Statistics?.

ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

September 1997 to August 2003:
Dean, The Graduate School of Management, Sabancı University, Istanbul, Turkey.
As the founding dean, he has designed and implemented with his colleagues MBA and Ph.D. programs.

September 1992 to September 1994 :
Scientific Director, La Commission facultaire sur la compétitivité? industrielle et commerciale du Québec (ComCIC), Faculté des sciences de l?administration, Université Laval, Québec, Canada.

September 1994 to December 1995 :
Co-director, SORCIIER,  Faculté des sciences de l’administration, Université Laval, Québec, Canada.

June 1984 to September 1988 ::
Director, Industrial Competitiveness Research Unit, Faculté des sciences de l’administration, Université Laval, Québec, Canada.  Planned and  participated in the research activities of the Unit.

January 1979 to June 1984 :
Head, Research Group on Technology Management, Faculté des sciences de l’administration, Université Laval, Québec. Planned and participated in the research activities of the Group.

September 1974 to September 1978 ::
Director, Department of Operations Research, Marmara Scientific and Industrial Research Institute (employing around 450 researchers and support personnel), Gebze, Turkey. As the Director of Operations Research Department:

– planned, coordinated, and supervised the work of a group of  25-30 researchers,
– was on the Executive Board of Directors, the decision making body of Marmara
Scientific and Industrial Research Institute.

INDUSTRIAL EXPERIENCE

Fenruary 2001 ? Present:
Consultant, Peker Textiles Companies Group, Istanbul. Turkey.
As Management Board Member, works with the CEO on strategic issues.

June 1992 to June 1994 :
Consultant, SHAPE Technical Centre, NATO, The Hague, The Netherlands. Conducted the project titled :A Model-Based Methodology for Consensus Formation in Project Selection”.

January 1987 to October 1987 :
Consultant, Northern Telecom Canada, Ltd., Toronto, Ontario. Conducted  the project titled SORT (System Operation Results Targeting) for the  Department of Switching Software Quality Assurance to predict the  likely field performance of switching software as a function of the  variables of the development process.

October 1982 to November 1984 ::
Consultant, Turkish Glass Works, Inc., a large conglomerate employing  around 16,000 personnel in its 22 divisions of different sizes.  Developed and implemented a “Strategic Decision Support System” for  competitive strategy formulation at the corporate and division levels.

September 1981 to August 1982 ::
Consultant, Industrial Development Bank of Turkey. Developed and  implemented a method to empirically measure the competitiveness level of local manufacturing firms in international markets against foreign rivals.

September 1974 to August 1978 :
Director, Department of Operations Research, Marmara Scientific and Industrial Research Institute, Gebze, Turkey. In addition to planning  and coordinating the research activities of the department, also conducted and supervised the research projects which were done for industrial firms and government institutions. Below is the list:

June 1969 to December 1971 :
Operations Research Analyst, The University Associates Inc., Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Conducted and/or participated in industrial  projects”

August 1966 to August 1968 ::
Operations Research Analyst, Operational Research Branch, National Coal Board, Harrow-on-the-Hill, London, UK.

September 1965 to August 1966 ::
Operations Research Assistant, Operations Research Unit, The Scientific  and Technical Research Council of Turkey, Ankara.

PUBLICATIONS AND RESEARCH REPORTS

ARTICLES IN REFEREED JOURNALS

ÖZTURAN, E.H., M. ORAL, N. KASAP, B. BOZKAYA, (2008), ?Information Technology and Business Awareness Tool,? European Journal of Management.

GATTOUFI, S., Y. WANG, A. REISMAN, M. ORAL,  (2007), ?An Interpretation of the Technical Efficiency as the ?Best Possible Deviation? from the Conditions Defined by the Weak Axiom of Profit Maximization,? International Business & Economics Research Journal, Vol.6, No.2, pp.49-58.
REISMAN, A., B.C. KONDUK, M. ORAL, (2005), ?Meta Research in OR/MS: A Taxonomy, Bibliography, and Classification of the Literature,? International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management, Vol.11, No.1, pp.1-38.

REISMAN, A. AND M. ORAL, (2005), ?Soft Systems Methodology: A Context Within a 50-Year Retrospective of OR/MS?, Interfaces: An International Journal of the Institute for Operations Research and The Management Sciences, Vol.35, No.2, pp.164-178

REISMAN, A., M. ORAL, S. GATTOUFI, (2005), ?Absolutely Positively Operations Research: 50 Years of Contributions by William Wager Cooper,? Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol.

GATTOUFI, S., M. ORAL, A. KUMAR, A.REISMAN, (2004), ?Content Analysis of Data Envelopment Analysis Literature and Comparison with that of OR/MS Fields?, Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol.

GATTOUFI, S., M. ORAL, A. REISMAN, (2004), ?A Taxonomy for Data Envelopment Analysis?, Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol.38, pp. 141-158. (In the list of Top 25 Requested Papers ranked (13th) between April 2002 ? April 2004 of Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences)

GATTOUFI, S. , M.ORAL, A. REISMAN, (2004), ?Data Envelopment Analysis Literature: A Bibliographic Update 1951-2001,? Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol.

GATTOUFI, S. M. ORAL, A. KUMAR, A. REISMAN, (2004), ?Epistemology of Data Envelopment Analysis and Comparison with Other Fields of OR/MS for Relevance to Applications?, Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol.38, Issues 2-3. pp.123-140 (In the list of Top 25 Requested Papers ranked (22th) between April 2002 ? April 2004 of Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences)

EMEL, A., M. ORAL, A. REISMAN, R. YOLALAN, (2003), ?A Credit Scoring Approach for the Commercial Banking System,? Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol.37, pp.103-123. . (In the list of Top 25 Requested Papers ranked (1th) between April 2002 ? April 2004 of Journal of Socio-Economic Planning Sciences)

ORAL, M., O. KETTANI, Ü. ÇINAR,.(2001), ?Project Evaluation and Selection in a Network of Collaboration: A Consensual Disaggregation Multi-Criterion Approach,? European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.130, pp.332-346.

LAKHAL, S., A. MARTEL, O. KETTANI, and M. ORAL, (2001), ?On the Optimization of Supply Chain Networking Decisions,? European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 129 ,  pp.259-270. (Number 1 in the ?EJOR Top 10 Requested Papers. Year 2001? with 700 requests: www.elsevier.com/homepage/sae/orms/eor/top10.htm)

ORAL, M. and A. MARTEL, (1999), ?Competitiveness Analysis for Strategy Formulation: Editorial Note?, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.118, pp.213-216.

ORAL, M., U. CINAR, H. CHABCHOUB, (1999), ?Linking Industrial Competitiveness with Productivity at the Firm Level?, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.118, pp.271-277.

LAKHAL, S., A. MARTEL. M. ORAL, B. MONTREUIL, (1999),  ?Network Companies and Competitiveness: Framework for Analysis?, European Journal of Operational Research, 32 pages.

ORAL, M., O. KETTANI, D. POULIN, (1998), ?Globalization, Competition and Collective Decision?, Human Systems Management, Vol.17, No.3, pp. 169-182.

KETTANI, O. and M. ORAL, (1998), ?Globalization and Competitiveness: Human Implications?, Human Systems Management, Vol.17, No.3, pp. 165-167.

KETTANI, O. M. ORAL, Y. SISKOS, (1997), “A Multiple Criteria Analysis Model for Real Estate Evaluation,” Journal of Global Optimization Vol., 12, No.2, pp.197-214.

ORAL, M. and H. CHABCHOUB, (1997), ?An Estimation Model for Replicating the Rankings of the World Competitiveness Report?, International Journal of Forecasting, Vol.13, pp.527-537.

LANDRY, M., C. BANVILLE, M.ORAL, (1996), ?Model Legitimisation in Operational Research,? European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.92, pp.443-457.

ORAL, M. and H. CHABCHOUB, (1996), ?On the Methodology of World Competitiveness Report?, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.90, pp.514-535.

ORAL, M., O. KETTANI, M. DAOUAS, (1993), “A Methodology for Country Risk  Rating,” Transactions on Operational Research, Vol.5, No.1, pp.1-17

KETTANI, O and M. ORAL (1993), “Reformulating Quadratic Assignment Problems for Efficient Optimization,” IIE Transactions, Vol.25, No.6, pp.97-107.

ORAL, M., (1993), “A Methodology for Competitiveness Analysis and Strategy Formulation in Glass Industry,” European Journal of  Operational Research, Vol.68, No.1, pp.9-22.

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (1993), “The Facets of Modelling and Validation Process in Operations Research,” European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.66, No.2, pp.216-234.

LANDRY, M. and M. ORAL, (1993), “In Search of a Valid View of Model Validation for Operations Research,” European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.66, No.2, pp.161-167.

ORAL, M., O. KETTANI, R. YOLALAN (1993), “An Empirical Study on Analyzing the Productivity of Bank Branches,” IIE Transactions, Vol.24, No.5, pp.166-176.

COSSET, J-C., M. DAOUAS, O. KETTANI, M. ORAL, (1993), “Replicating Country Risk Ratings, ” Journal of Multinational Financial Management, Vol. 3 (1/2) pp.1-29.

ORAL, M., O. KETTANI, J-C. COSSET, M. DAOUAS, (1992), “An Estimation Model for Country Risk Rating,” International Journal of Forecasting, Vol.8, No.4, pp.583-593.

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (1992), “Reformulating Nonlinear Combinatorial Optimization Problems for Computational Efficiency,” European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.58, No.2, 236-249.

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (1992), “A Linearization Procedure for Quadratic and Cubic Mixed-Integer Problems,” Operations Research, Vol.40,  Supplement 1, pp.S109-S116.

ORAL, M. and A.E. SINGER, (1992), “Strategic Analysis Using Actual and Potential Competitiveness,” Management Research News, Vol.15, No.1, pp.5-12.

ORAL, M., O. KETTANI,  P. LANG (1991), “A Methodology for Collective Evaluation and Selection of Industrial R&D Projects,” Management Science, Vol.37, No.7, pp.871-885.

ORAL, M. and R. YOLALAN, (1990), “An Empirical Study on Measuring Operating Efficiency and Profitability of Bank Branches,” European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.46, No.3, pp.282-294.

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (1990), “Modeling Outranking Process as a Mathematical Programming,” Computers & Operations Research, Vol.17, No.4, pp.411-423.

KETTANI, O. and M. ORAL, (1990), “Equivalent Formulations of Nonlinear  Integer Problems for Efficient Optimization,” Management Science, Vol.36, No.1, pp.115-119.

ORAL, M., A.E. SINGER, O. KETTANI, (1989), “The Level of International Competitiveness and Its Strategic Implications,” International Journal of Research in Marketing, Vol.6, No.4, pp.267-282.

ORAL, M. and C.R. DOMINIQUE, (1989), “An Analytical Approach to Competitive Strategy Formulation in Mature Industries,” IIE Transactions, Vol.21, No.3, pp.271-278.

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (1989), “A Mathematical Programming Model for Market Share Prediction,” International Journal of Forecasting,  Vol.5, No.1, pp.59-68.

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (1989), “Modeling the Process of Multiattribute Choice,” Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol.40, No.3,  pp.281-291.

SINGER, A.E. and M. ORAL, (1988), “Organizational Hierarchy and Corporate Strategy: A Modification of the Normative Model,” Management Research  News, Vol.11, No.6,  pp.10-18.

ORAL, M. and A. REISMAN, (1988), “Measuring Industrial Competitiveness” Industrial Marketing Journal, Vol.17, pp.263-272.

GARCEAU, S., M. ORAL, R. J. RAHN, (1988), “The Influence of Data Presentation Mode on Strategic Decision Making Performance, ” Computers & Operations Research, Vol.15, No.5, pp.479-488.

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (1988), “Modelisation de part du march?: une approche multi-critére,” Revue Canadienne des Sciences de l’Administration, Vol.5, No.2, pp.40-50.

ORAL, M. and C. LE-VAN, (1988),”Une Méthode d’analyse des écarts pour valuation de la performance,” Revue Canadienne des Sciences de l’Administration, Vol.5, No.1, pp.64-74.

ORAL, M., (1987), “A DSS Design Framework for Competitive Strategy Formulation,” European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.28, No.2,  pp.132-145.

ORAL, M., (1986), “An Industrial Competitiveness Model,” IIE  Transactions, Vol.18, No.2, pp.148-157.

DOMINIQUE, C.R. and M. ORAL, (1986), “Exporting to Northern Markets: The  Making of an Industrial Competitiveness Index,” Industry and  Development (UNIDO’s Scientific Series), Vol.18, pp.1-17.

ORAL, M. and A. O. OZKAN, (1986), “An Empirical Study on Measuring  Industrial Competitiveness,” Journal of the Operational Research  Society, Vol.37, No.4, pp.345-356.

ORAL, M., (1985), “Industrial Competitiveness,” Turkish Journal of Operational Research, Vol.4, No.2, pp.49-108 (Invited Paper).

ORAL, M., (1985), “Forecasting Industrial Competitiveness:A Framework” International Journal of Forecasting, Vol.1, No.1, pp.49-62.

LANDRY, M., J-L. MALOUIN, M. ORAL, (1985), “La Validation des modéles en recherche opérationnelle,” AFCET/INTERFACES, Vol.31, pp.9-20 (Invited Paper).

LANDRY, M., J-L. MALOUIN, M. ORAL, (1983), “Model Validation in Operations Research,” European Journal of Operational Research, Vol.14,  pp.207-220 (Invited Paper).

ORAL, M., (1981), “Equivalent Formulations of Inventory Control Problems,” AIIE Transactions, Vol.13, No.4, pp.325-332.

ORAL, M., (1981), “Multi-Item Inventory Management with Monetary Objective Function,” AIIE Transactions, Vol.13, No.1, pp.41-46.

ORAL, M., (1981), “Improved Implementation of Inventory Control Models through Equivalent Formulations,” Journal of Operations Management  Vol.1, No.4, pp.173-181.

ORAL, M., J-L. MALOUIN, J. RAHN, (1981), “Formulating Technology Policy and Planning R&D Activities,” Management Science, Vol.27, No.11,  pp.1294-1308.

ORAL, M., N. YETIS, R.K. UYGUR, (1981), “Participatory Planning of Industrial R&D Activities,” Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Vol.19, No.6, pp.265-277.

ORAL, M., (1981), “On Science and Technology Policy,” Turkish Journal of Operations Research, Vol.1, No.2, pp.32-43.

ORAL, M., (1976), “A Methodology for Designing National R&D Policy,” ITTC  Review, Vol.V, No.2, pp.1-9.

SALVADOR, M.S., M. ORAL, A. REISMAN, B.V. DEAN, (1975),”Mathematical Modeling, Optimization and Simulation Improve Large-Scale Finished Goods Inventory Management,” Journal of Production and Inventory Management, Vol.16, No.2, pp.52-64.

ORAL, M., J-L. MALOUIN, J.B. HOBBS, (1974), “An Inventory Control Policy of the (Q,S,R) Type for Manufacturing Industries: Simulation Analysis Approach,” AIIE Transactions, Vol.6, No.4, pp.345-353.

ORAL and J-L. MALOUIN, (1973), “Evaluation of the Shortest Processing Time Scheduling Rule with Truncation Process,” AIIE Transactions,  Vol.5, No.12, pp.352-361.

ORAL, M., M.S. SALVADOR, A. REISMAN, B.V. DEAN, (1972), “On the Evaluation of Shortage Cost for Inventory Control of Finished Goods,” Management Science, Vol.18, No.6, pp.344-351.

ARTICLES IN PROCEEDINGS AND CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

ORAL, M. and O.KETTANI, ?Reflections on Globalization and Competitiveness? in Globalization and Competitiveness, by M.Oral and O.Kettani (Editors), Bilkent University Press, Ankara, Turkey, 1996.

MARTEL, A. and M. ORAL, ?Challenges for Quebec Firms to Become Globally Competitive? in Globalization and Competitiveness, by M.Oral and O.Kettani (Editors), Bilkent University Press, Ankara, Turkey, 1996.

MARTEL, A. and M. ORAL,  ?Une nécessité d?une vision d?ensemble? dans Martel, M. and M. Oral, (Editors) Les Défis de la Compétitivité: Bilan et Solutions, Publi-Relais, Montreal, Canada, 1995.

BEAUDDREAU, B., O. KETTANI, M. ORAL, ?La compétitivité sur une pente dangereuse? Martel, M. and M. Oral, (Editors) Les Défis de la Compétitivité: Bilan et Solutions, Publi-Relais, Montreal, Canada, 1995

GAUVIN, S., R. LANDRY, M. ORAL, J-L. MALOUIN, ?L?accent sur le développement technologique?, Martel, M. and M. Oral, (Editors) Les Défis de la Compétitivité: Bilan et Solutions, Publi-Relais, Montreal, Canada, 1995

GASSE, Y., S. GAUVIN, A. MARTEL, M. ORAL, J. SAINT-PIERRE, ?Les priorites des partenaires économiques?, Martel, M. and M. Oral, (Editors) Les Défis de la Compétitivité: Bilan et Solutions, Publi-Relais, Montreal, Canada, 1995

ORAL, M., (1993), “Measuring International Competitiveness for Strategy Formulation,” Proceedings of Industrial Congress 1993, TMMOB  Yayinlari, pp.1-20, November 22-26, 1993, Ankara.

ORAL, M., (1991), “The Impact of Relative Total Productivity Growth on International Competitiveness,” The Proceedings of the First  Productivity Congress, MPM Yayinlari No.454, pp.445-454, November  27-29, 1991, Ankara,

ORAL, M., “Linking Productivity and International Competitiveness,” The  Proceedings of the 7th World Productivity Congress, Kuala Lumpur,  Malaysia, November 19-23, 1990.

ORAL, M., A. REISMAN, A.E. SINGER, R. AGGARWAL, (1990), “Linking Government Policy Formulation with International Competitiveness and Countertrade,” Proceedings of The Third Annual Symposium of The Institute for International Economic Competitiveness, Radford University, March 23-24, 1990, pp.205-221.

ORAL, M. and S. SUBBA RAO, (1980), “An Objective Function for Inventory Control Models” in Stochastic Programming, M.A.H.Dempster (Ed),  pp.403-426.

ORAL, M., (1979), “Equivalence of Inventory Control Models” in Operations Research: Proceedings’77, M.Oral, U.Cinar, G.Ulusoy (Eds), TUBITAK Press, Ankara.

ORAL, M., (1979), “Multi-Item Inventory Management” in Operations Research: Proceedings’77, M.Oral, U.Cinar, G.Ulusoy (Eds), TUBITAK Press, Ankara.

MALOUIN, J-L., M. ORAL, J. RAHN, (1978), “A Continuous Simulation Model for Evaluating National Technology Policy” in Proceedings of Summer Computer Simulation Conference, pp.681-688.

ORAL, M. and J-L. MALOUIN, (1976), “”SPT-T Scheduling Rule” in Operations Research: Proceedings’75, M.Oral, U.Cinar (Eds), TUBITAK Press, Ankara.

ORAL, M. and J-L. MALOUIN, (1975), “Une analyse par simulation d’un modéle ‘inventaire industriel du type (Q,S,R)” in Annales de l’ACFAS,  Vol.4, pp.133-140.

ORAL, M. and S. SUBBA RAO, (1973), “A Methodology to Evaluate Shortage Costs for Inventory Control Models” in The First Proceedings of Canadian Association of Administrative Sciences, pp.4.73-4.109.

ARTICLES IN PROFESSIONAL JOURNALS

ORAL, M. and J.PETROF, (1988), “Measuring Industrial Competitiveness – Business Administration Review -, pp.74/1492-88/1506. (in Greek and English)

ORAL, M., (1977), “On the Methodology of Operations Research – Yöneylem Araştırması Yontemi Uzerine,” Turkish Journal of Management – Sevk ve Idare Dergisi, No.104, pp.23-29. (in Turkish)

BOOKS

ORAL, M. and O. KETTANI, (Editors) Globalization and Competitiveness, Bilkent University Press, Ankara, Turkey, 1997.

MARTEL, A. and M. ORAL, (Editors) Les Défis de la Compétitivité: Bilan et Solutions, Publi-Relais, Montreal, Canada, 1995

MARTEL, A. and M. ORAL, (Editors) Les Défis de la Compétitivité: Vision et Stratégies, Publi-Relais, Montreal, Canada, 1995

ORAL, M., U. CINAR, G. ULUSOY, (Editors) Operations Research: Proceedings’77, TUBITAK Press, Ankara (1979).

DOGRUSOZ, H., M. CELASUN, M. ORAL, H. YALCIN, (Editors), Operations Research: Proceedings’76, TUBITAK Press, Ankara (1978).

ORAL, M. and U. CINAR, (Editors), Operations Research: Proceedings’75, TUBITAK Press, Ankara (1976).

REISMAN, A., B.V. DEAN, M.S. SALVADOR, M. ORAL, (1972), Industrial Inventory Control, Gordon Breach and Science Publishers, N.Y.

RECENT RESEARCH REPORTS AND WORKING PAPERS

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ORAL, M., (2009), ?Green Supply Chain Management: Ontological and Epistemological Issues,? Faculty of Management, Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey and CIRRELT-2009-57, Interuniversity Research Center on Enterprise Networks, Logistics, and Transportation, Montreal, Canada..

ORAL, M., (2009), ?E-DEA: Enhanced Data Envelopment Analysis,? Faculty of Management, Sabanci University, Working Paper, Istanbul, Turkey and CIRRELT-2009-55, Interuniversity Research Center on Enterprise Networks, Logistics, and Transportation, Montreal, Canada..

ORAL, M. and F. PEKER, (2009), ?Designing and Implementing Performance Management System for Competitive Advantage,? Faculty of Management, Sabanci University, Working Paper, Istanbul Turkey and CIRRELT-2009-54, Interuniversity Research Center on Enterprise Networks, Logistics, and Transportation, Montreal, Canada..

ORAL, M., (2009), ?Modeling Firm Competitiveness for Strategy Formulation,? Faculty of Management, Sabanci University, Working Paper, Istanbul, Turkey and CIRRELT-2009-52, Interuniversity Research Center on Enterprise Networks, Logistics, and Transportation, Montreal, Canada..