Tim Kraft

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

Assistant Professor (Visiting)

100 Main Street

E62-416

Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Supply Chain Visibility and Social Responsibility: Investigating Consumers' Behaviors and Motives

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Forthcoming, DOI: 10.1287/msom.2017.0685
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2018
Tim Kraft, León Valdés and Yanchong Zheng
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Supply chain visibility, indirect reciprocity, prosociality, social responsibility, behavioral economics, experimental economics

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Motivating Supplier Social Responsibility under Incomplete Visibility

Forthcoming in Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 11 May 2019
Tim Kraft, León Valdés and Yanchong Zheng
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Social Responsibility, Supply Chain Transparency, Supplier Development, Information Disclosure, Game Theory, Information Asymmetry

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Buyer and Nonprofit Levers to Improve Supplier Environmental Performance

Forthcoming in Production and Operations Management
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2018
Ozgen Karaer, Tim Kraft and John Khawam
Middle East Technical University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Google, Inc.
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Nonprofit operations management, sustainable operations management, supplier competition, supplier development, environmental quality, game theory

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Collaborate or Compete: Examining Manufacturers' Replacement Strategies for a Substance of Concern

Forthcoming in Production and Operations Management
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2018
Tim Kraft and Gal Raz
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Ivey Business School
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Collaboration, competition, environmental regulations, substances of concern, game theory

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The NGO's Dilemma: How to Influence Firms to Replace a Potentially Hazardous Substance

Forthcoming in Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2018
Tim Kraft, Yanchong Zheng and Feryal Erhun
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Cambridge - Judge Business School
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Non-governmental organizations, environmental regulations, hazardous substance uncertainty, public politics, private politics, game theory

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Supplier Development in a Multi-Tier Supply Chain

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2018
Ozgen Karaer, Tim Kraft and Pınar Yalçın
Middle East Technical University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Industrial Engineering Department
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Multi-Tier Supply Chain, Supplier Development, Supplier Quality, Game Theory

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Replacement Decisions for Potentially Hazardous Substances

Forthcoming in Production and Operations Management (available through Articles in Advance)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2018
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Stanford University and Stanford University - Management Science & Engineering
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Environmental investments and regulation, hazardous substance uncertainty, product strategy, two-stage dynamic programming

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Pancho's Burritos (Abridged)

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1555
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Tim Kraft and Daniel Dorronsoro
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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capacity, queuing, operations

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Operations Management: An Introduction to Process Analysis

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1556
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2018
Tim Kraft
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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process analysis, process mapping, capacity analysis, load balancing, batch processing, Little's Law

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Supply Chain Management at Beautiful Bags

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1522
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Jul 2015
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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supply chain, Lean, production, merchandise, merchandising, retail, manufacturing

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Goodio Supply Chain: A Chocolatey Future?

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1613
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Jan 2019
Aalto University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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supply chain, transparency, supply chain strategy

12.

Fisher Manufacturing Company (A)

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1598
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 18 Jul 2018
Tim Kraft and Elliott N. Weiss
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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manufacturing, setup time, customer service, shipping and receiving, production scheduling, just-in-time, lean

13.

Dooly County Doughnuts

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1572
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2018
Tim Kraft and Anderson Wasden
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Process and capacity analysis, Little's Law, Batches and Setup Times

14.

Belle, Inc

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1518
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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Lean, production, inventory management, cost management, gemba, lean manufacturing

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Pancho's Burritos

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1539
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Tim Kraft and Daniel Dorronsoro
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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capacity, queuing, operations

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Eastman Tritan Product Development and Launch

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1540
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 01 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Cambridge - Judge Business School
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company performance, product launch

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Eastman Tritan

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1494
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Gal Raz, Tim Kraft and Allison Elias
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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supply chain, BPA, plastics industry, chemical industry, capacity allocation, pricing, product development, operations, market entry, newsvendor model

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Nobull Burger

Darden Case No. UVA-OM-1479
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
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lean process analysis, growth strategy, bottleneck process