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Affected Parties. People, groups, or organizations that may experience benefit or harm as a
result of an activity, or of the process leading to prioritization of activities, or of a decision about
performing activities. They need not be aware of the possible benefit or harm to be considered
affected. (Reference [f]).
Aggregation Equation. An equation specifying the rules used by an RBP system to combine
value judgments and measures to yield an overall measure of the value of decision options. The