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|Title: ||EXPLOITING HYPERTEXT VALUATION LINKS FOR BUSINESS DECISION MAKING: A PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT ILLUSTRATION|
|Authors: ||Balasubramanian, P.|
Kauffman, Robert J.
|Issue Date: ||Jun-1991|
|Publisher: ||Stern School of Business, New York University|
|Series/Report no.: ||IS-91-12|
|Abstract: ||In this paper we discuss the application of hypertext valuation links to decision support for business problems.
Valuation links enable us to relate hypertext link traversal to computation in a way that affects the contents
of a hypertext node while retaining the "browsing metaphorâ of hypertext. This helps to support quantitative
or qualitative reasoning about business problems when described in terms of hypertext nodes that are
computational in nature. We illustrate these ideas in the domain of securities analysis and portfolio
management, where a "buy side" portfo1io manager may need to clarify his understanding of the basis of a "sell
sideâ securities analyst's recommendations about securities that are candidates for inclusion in a portfolio.|
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