The appearance of Marshall and Olkin’s 1979 book on inequalities with special emphasis on majorization generated a surge of interest in potential applications of majorization and Schur convexity in a broad spectrum of fields. After 25 years this continues to be the case. The present article presents a sampling of the diverse areas in which majorization has been found to be useful in the past 25 years.
"Majorization: Here, There and Everywhere." Statist. Sci. 22 (3) 407 - 413, August 2007. https://doi.org/10.1214/0883423060000000097