**E**dward Kao pointed out several typos in Example 5.18 of* Monte Carlo Statistical Methods*. First, the customers in area i should be double-indexed, i.e.

which implies in turn that

.

Then the summary T should be defined as

and as

given that the first m customers have the fifth plan missing.

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