Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu

University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School

Professor of Operations

McColl Building, CB#3490

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

United States

http://public.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/faculty/lul/index.htm

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Dynamic Bargaining in a Supply Chain with Asymmetric Demand Information (With Online Appendices)

Management Science, 61(2) 301-315, 2015
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 11 May 2016
Qi Feng, Guoming Lai and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 567 (51,637)
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Dynamic Bargaining, Asymmetric Information, Screening, Signaling, Forecasting accuracy.

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The Strategic Perils of Low Cost Outsourcing

Management Science 58(6) 1196-1210, 2012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Qi Feng and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 467 (66,015)
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Outsourcing, Multiunit Bilateral Bargaining, Competition, Supplier Cost Advantage

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Supply Chain Management

International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, edited by James Wright. Elsevier, March 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2020
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Jayashankar M. Swaminathan
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Operations Area
Downloads 443 (70,259)
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Supply Chain Contracting under Competition: Bilateral Bargaining vs. Stackelberg

Production & Operations Management, 22(3) 661-675, 2013, UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper No. 2013-26
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2016
Qi Feng and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 440 (70,830)
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bilateral bargaining, Stackelberg game, competition, contracting

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The Role of Contract Negotiation and Industry Structure in Production Outsourcing

Production and Operations Management, 22(5) 1299-1399.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2017
Qi Feng and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 366 (87,935)

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outsourcing, wholesale-price contract, two-part tariff, multiunit bilateral bargaining

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Do Mandatory Overtime Laws Improve Quality? Staffing Decisions and Operational Flexibility of Nursing Homes

Management Science, Vol. 63, No. 11, November 2017, pp. 3566–3585
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Susan F. Lu and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 255 (130,240)
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Nurse Staffing, Mandatory Overtime Law, Health Care Quality, Flexibility, Demand Uncertainty, Stochastic Program, Registered Nurses

7.

Buyback Pricing of Durable Goods in Dual Distribution Channels

Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Published online in Articles in Advance 22 Oct 2019
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Purdue University - Department of Management, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Operations Area
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dual channel supply chains, durable goods, buyback pricing, manufacturer competition

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Citation 18

Lumpy Capacity Investment and Disinvestment Dynamics

Operations Research 58(4) 1178-1193, 2010, UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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capacity, investment and disinvestment, industry evolution, preemption races, capacity coordination, dynamic stochastic game, Markov perfect equilibrium

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Outsourcing Design to Asia: ODM Practices

Managing Supply Chains on the Silk Road: Strategy, Performance and Risk, edited by Çağrı Haksöz, Ananth Iyer, and Sridhar Seshadri. CRC Press, pp. 169-184
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Apr 2016
Qi Feng and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
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Optimizing Local Content Requirements Under Technology Gaps

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 21, No. 1, Winter 2019, pp. 213–230
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Shiliang Cui and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
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Local Content Requirements; Technology Gaps; Developing Countries; Global Supply Chain Management

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Distance, Quality, or Relationship? Interhospital Transfer of Heart Attack Patients

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 27, No. 12, December 2018, pp. 2251–2269
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 103 (280,698)
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hospital operations, patient routing, quality of care, multihospital system, nonprofit

12.

Design Outsourcing in a Differentiated Product Market: The Role of Bargaining and Scope Economies

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jun 2017
Qi Feng and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 62 (378,302)
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Design Outsourcing, Nash Bargaining, Scope Economies, Original Design Manufacturing, Product Differentiation

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Does Nonprofit Ownership Matter for Firm Performance? Evidence from Ownership Conversions of Nursing Homes

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2020
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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nonprofit, for-profit, ownership conversion, financial performance, quality of care, patient selection, nurse staffing, wage cost, machine learning

14.

Multimarket Facility Network Design with OffShoring Applications

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 11(1) 90-108, 2009, UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2018
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Jan A. Van Mieghem
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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capacity investment, newsvendor network, location, transshipment, commonality

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Capacity Allocation Over a Long Horizon: The Return on Turn-and-Earn

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 14(1) 24-41, Winter 2012, UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2018
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Martin Lariviere
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Capacity Allocation, Turn-and-Earn, Dynamic Stochastic Game, Markov Perfect Equilibrium

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On the Role of Demand and Strategic Uncertainty in Capacity Investment and Disinvestment Dynamics

International Journal of Industrial Organization 28(4) 383-389, 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Capacity investment and disinvestment, Demand uncertainty, Strategic uncertainty, Dynamic stochastic games, Markov-perfect equilibrium

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Incentives for Quality through Endogenous Routing

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 11(2) 254-273, 2009, UNC Kenan-Flagler Research Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu, Jan A. Van Mieghem and R. Canan Savaskan
Downloads 25 (531,268)
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Do Social Media Trump Government Report Cards in Influencing Consumer Choice? Evidence from U.S. Nursing Homes

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Mar 2020
Yuanchen Li, Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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online consumer reviews, government report cards, consumer choice, nursing homes, healthcare, quality of care

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The Value of Health IT Interoperability: Evidence from Interhospital Transfer of Heart Attack Patients

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2020
Yao Li, Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu, Susan F. Lu and Jian Chen
Tsinghua University, School of Economics & Management, Students, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics and Management
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interoperability, health information exchange, heart attack, interhospital patient transfer, throughput time, duplicate tests