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Supply chain engineering : useful methods and techniques

Author: A Dolgui; Jean-Marie Proth
Publisher: London : Springer, 2010.
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A comprehensive analysis of outsourcing, dynamic pricing, inventory management and more are presented in Supply Chain Management. Modeling techniques are described in detail, in addition to the  Read more...

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Dolgui, A. (Alexandre).
Supply chain engineering.
London : Springer, 2010
(OCoLC)645390859
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A Dolgui; Jean-Marie Proth
ISBN: 9781849960175 1849960178 9781849960168 184996016X 1282981919 9781282981911
OCLC Number: 654382010
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 541 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover13; --
Preface --
Contents --
Abbreviations --
Chapter 1 --
Introduction to Pricing --
1.1 Introduction --
1.2 Definitions and Notations --
1.3 High- and Low-price Strategies --
1.4 Adjustable Strategies --
1.4.1 Market Segmentation (or Price Discrimination) Strategy --
1.4.2 Discount Strategy --
1.4.3 Price Skimming --
1.4.4 Penetration Pricing --
1.4.5 Yield Management (Revenue Management) --
1.5 Margin, Price, and Selling Level --
1.5.1 Notations --
1.5.2 Basic Relation --
1.5.3 Equilibrium Point --
1.5.4 Items Sold with Regard to Price (Margin Being Constant) --
1.6 Price Versus Sales Volume: the Selling Curve --
1.6.1 Introduction --
1.6.2 Cost-plus Method --
1.6.3 Price Testing --
1.6.4 Estimation Made by Experts --
1.6.5 Market Analysis --
1.6.6 Customer Surveying --
1.7 Conjoint Measurement --
1.7.1 Introduction and Definitions --
1.7.2 Profile Method --
1.7.3 Two-factor Method --
1.7.4 Clustering for Market Segmentation --
1.8 Price Strategy in Oligopoly Markets --
1.8.1 Reactions of Competitors --
1.8.2 Decreasing Prices --
1.8.3 Increasing Prices --
1.9 Conclusion --
References --
Further Reading --
Chapter 2 --
Dynamic Pricing Models --
2.1 Introduction --
2.2 Time-dated Items: a Deterministic Model --
2.2.1 Problem Setting --
2.2.2 Solving the Problem: Overall Approach --
2.2.3 Solving the Problem: Example for a Given Price Function --
2.2.4 Remarks --
2.3 Dynamic Pricing for Time-dated Products: a Stochastic Model --
2.3.1 Problem Considered --
2.3.2 Solution to the Problem --
2.3.3 Probability for the Number of Items at a Given Point in Time --
2.3.4 Remarks --
2.4 Stochastic Dynamic Pricing for Items with Salvage Values --
2.4.1 Problem Studied --
2.4.2 Price as a Function of Inventory Levels: General Case --
2.4.3 Price as a Function of Inventory Levels: a Special Case --
2.5 Concluding Remarks --
Reference --
Further Reading --
Chapter 3 --
Outsourcing --
3.1 Introduction --
3.2 Outsourcing Process --
3.3 Vendor Selection and Evaluation Model --
3.3.1 Model Formulation --
3.3.2 Solution Approaches --
3.4 Strategic Outsourcing --
3.4.1 Case D0,0 <D1,1 --
3.4.2 Case D1,1 <D0,0 --
3.5 Pros and Cons of Outsourcing --
3.6 A Country of Active Offshore Vendors: China --
3.6.1 Recent History --
3.6.2 Consequences --
3.6.3 Chinese Strategy to Acquire Know-how and Technology --
3.7 Offshore Outsourcing: a Harmful Strategy? --
3.7.1 Introductory Remarks --
3.7.2 Risk of Introducing Innovations Abroad --
3.7.3 How Could Offshore Outsourcing Be Harmful to Some Groups? --
3.7.4 How Could Offshore Outsourcing Be Harmful to a Country? --
3.7.5 How Could Offshore Outsourcing Be Harmful to the World? --
3.8 Conclusion --
References --
Further Reading --
Chapter 4 --
Inventory Management in Supply Chains --
4.1 Introduction --
4.2 Inventories in Supply Chains --
4.2.1 Definition of a Supply Chain --
4.2.2 Inventory Problems in a Supply Chain --
4.2.3 Bullwhip Effect --
4.3 Stochastic Inventory Problems --
4.3.1 Newsvendor (or Newsboy) Problem --
4.3.2 Finite-horizon Model with Stochastic Demand --
4.3.3 (R, Q) Policy --
4.3.4 (s, S) Policy --
4.4 Echelon Stock Policies --
4.4.1 Introductory Remarks --
4.4.2 Material Requirements Planning (MRP) --
4.4.3 Manufacturing R.
Responsibility: Alexandre Dolgui, Jean-Marie Proth.

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