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Pricing, Upgrade, and Contract Management
The theory and practice of pricing have advanced significantly over the past decades. Pricing management, the process of integrating all perspectives and information necessary to consistently reach optimal pricing ...
Essays on Inventory Management, Capacity Management, and Resource-Sharing Systems
This dissertation consists of three essays, each focusing on one of the following three important topics in operations management: inventory management, capacity management, and management of resource-sharing systems. ...
Incentive Mechanisms for Inventory Control and Promotion Planning in Value Chain Management
Today's value chains consist of multiple economic agents interacting at different levels so that a product or service is delivered to its end customers in an efficient fashion. This dissertation explores the role of ...
Putting Behavioral Operations to Work: Improving Firm Performance by Understanding Human Behavior
Despite increasing computerization and automation in recent decades, human labor and decision making is still crucial to many business activities. Unemployment is at record lows despite the staggering pace of technological ...
Three Problems in Operations Management
Three problems in operations management are examined in this dissertation, with methodologies ranging from theoretical modeling and empirical research. The topics focus on quality issues as well as remanufacturing ...
Essays in Operations Management
This dissertation consists of three main chapters, each focusing on operational problems that arise in surgical suites’ operations, agricultural operations in developing economies, and operations in the on-demand economy, ...