Saaty, Thomas L. Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Last reviewed:October 2019
- Human reasoning
- Outline of the process
- Example of the process
- Priorities and consistency
- Judgment formation
- Validation by physical laws
- Structuring a hierarchy
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
A framework for solving a problem. The analytic hierarchy process is a systematic procedure for representing the elements of any problem. It organizes the basic rationality by breaking down a problem into its smaller constituents and then calls for only simple pairwise comparison judgments, to develop priorities in each level.
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