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What is Operations Research?

Welcome, and I'm glad you found your way here from HNQ. Operations research (operational research, to some) is a set of mathematical and computational tools for making decisions about complex systems....
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Reversing decisions during the OR Beta phase?

Right now? Vote to re-open it. There should be a "reopen" link at the bottom of the post, between the "edit" and "flag" links. This will put the question into the re-open review queue for people to ...
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Reversing decisions during the OR Beta phase?

The main answer, as @Mark said, is vote to reopen. But I'll also add: Nothing is permanent, and even if we (the OR.SE community) decide now that certain questions are off-topic, we can always change ...
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What is Operations Research?

What is Operations Research? The obvious locations, tour and on-topic have no details at all. I found a paper which provides a great definition of Operations Research: Operations Research - December ...
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How can I edit tag wiki entries?

When you are the first person to create and use a new tag it's considerate to at least write the excerpt for the tag so no one has to guess what it's used for and the possibility of use for multiple ...
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How can I edit tag wiki entries?

Click on a tag; [From the options that are presented to you,] select "Improve tag info" -- or, if this is not offered, "The XYZ tag has no usage guidance, can you help us create it?".
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Why can't you migrate question with bounty from MSE to OR?

There are at least a couple of impediments to doing what you ask. Migration is a form of closure for a Question within a Community, at least in the sense of making it unanswerable there. Questions ...
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Rename [logicaal-constraints] to [logical-constraints]

It seems that only one question was tagged such; someone suggested an edit which manually removed the wrong tag and added the correct one. The tag with the typo will be automatically removed (in at ...
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How can I edit tag wiki entries?

If it says "edit pending" in place of "Propose Tag Info", then it means someone has already proposed an edit but it hasn't been reviewed yet. The system won't let you propose more edits until the ...
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