Luk N. Van Wassenhove

INSEAD

The Henry Ford Chaired Professor of Manufacturing

Boulevard de Constance

77 305 Fontainebleau Cedex

France

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (35)

1.

Design of Closed Loop Supply Chains

ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2001-45-LIS
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Feb 2003
H. R. Krikke, Jacqueline M. Bloemhof-Ruwaard and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Tilburg University - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management and INSEAD
Downloads 634 (29,863)
Citation 6

Abstract:

supply chain management, product design, network design, facility location, reverse logistics

2.

Dataset of the Refrigerator Case: Design of Closed Loop Supply Chains

ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2001-46-LIS
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Feb 2003
H. R. Krikke, Jacqueline M. Bloemhof-Ruwaard and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Tilburg University - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management and INSEAD
Downloads 320 (64,268)
Citation 1

Abstract:

supply chain management, product design, network design, facility location, reverse logistics

3.

Last Mile Vehicle Supply Chain in the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2009/40/TOM/INSEAD
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Orla Stapleton, Alfonso Pedraza Martinez and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
INSEAD, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Operation & Decision Technologies and INSEAD
Downloads 278 (66,181)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Humanitarian Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Fleet Management, Case Study, Field Research, Disaster Management

4.

Always Cola, Rarely Essential Medicines: Comparing Medicine and Consumer Product Supply Chains in the Developing World

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2011/36/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2014
Prashant Yadav, Orla Stapleton and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The William Davidson Institute, INSEAD and INSEAD
Downloads 262 (79,858)

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5.

Individual Producer Responsibility: A Review of Practical Approaches to Implementing Individual Producer Responsibility for the WEEE Directive

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/71/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 28 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business, Yale University - School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, INSEAD Social Innovation Centre, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise - Hewlett-Packard Company, INSEAD, Lund University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Lansforsakringar, Electrolux and Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) - Institute for European Studies
Downloads 259 (91,447)
Citation 2

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6.

The Optimal Disposition Decision for Product Returns

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 06-036
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Aug 2006
Pennsylvania State University, Koc University - College of Administrative Sciences and Economics, University of Maryland - Decision and Information Technologies Department and INSEAD
Downloads 232 (96,205)
Citation 1

Abstract:

closed-loop supply chains, reverse logistics, queuing, time-value, remanufacturing

7.

Brooks' Law Revisited: Improving Software Productivity by Managing Complexity

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Joseph Blackburn, Michael A. Lapre and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Vanderbilt University - Operations Management, Vanderbilt University - Operations Management and INSEAD
Downloads 226 (96,609)

Abstract:

Project Management, Software Development, Software Productivity, Complexity, Project Team Size

8.

Using OR to Support Humanitarian Operations: Learning from the Haiti Earthquake

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/47/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
Alfonso Pedraza Martinez, Orla Stapleton and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Operation & Decision Technologies, INSEAD and INSEAD
Downloads 204 (95,364)

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9.

The REACH Directive and its Impact on the European Chemical Industry: A Critical Review

INSEAD Working Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Sep 2008
Luk N. Van Wassenhove, Baptiste Lebreton and Tobias Lorenz
INSEAD, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 182 (126,402)

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10.

Field Vehicle Fleet Management in Humanitarian Operations: A Case-Based Approach

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/38/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Alfonso Pedraza Martinez, Orla Stapleton and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Operation & Decision Technologies, INSEAD and INSEAD
Downloads 181 (114,371)

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11.

Technology Choice and Capacity Portfolios under Emissions Regulation

Production and Operations Management. (Forthcoming), INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/93/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre, Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 12-079
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
David Drake, Paul R. Kleindorfer and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Harvard Business School - Technology & Operations Management, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and INSEAD
Downloads 176 (104,438)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Technology Choice, Capacity Investment, Carbon Regulation, Sustainable Operations

12.

Managing Value in Supply Chain – Case Studies on the Sourcing Hub Concept

California Management Review 56(2), Winter 2014.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2014
Anupam Agrawal, Luk N. Van Wassenhove and Arnoud De Meyer
Texas A&M University, INSEAD and INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management
Downloads 158 (133,087)

Abstract:

Case Study, Sourcing Hub, Supply Chain, Raw Material

13.

Queuing for Expert Services

Carnegie Mellon University Tepper School of Business Working Paper No. 2004-E-10
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Dec 2004
Laurens G. Debo, L. Beril Toktay and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and INSEAD
Downloads 158 (136,505)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Queueing, credence goods

14.

Organic Production Systems: An Emerging Operations Strategy?

INSEAD Business School Research Paper No. 2007/39/TOM
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2008
Lieven Demeester, Mei Qi and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Decision Sciences and INSEAD
Downloads 134 (163,871)

Abstract:

recycling, flexibility, localization, mini-mills, operations strategy, production systems, optimal market area

15.

The Challenges of Matching Private Sector Donations to the Humanitarian Needs and the Role of Brokers

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/41/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2010
Rolando Tomasini, Orla Stapleton and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
INSEAD, INSEAD and INSEAD
Downloads 127 (166,716)

Abstract:

Humanitarian, Disasters, Cash Donations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Broker, Matching Demand, Relief

16.

Designing Efficient Infrastructural Investment and Asset Transfer Mechanisms in Humanitarian Supply Chains

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2012/86/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2012
Shantanu Bhattacharya, Sameer Hasija and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management, INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management and INSEAD
Downloads 119 (173,757)

Abstract:

Asset Transfer, Humanitarian Logistics, Supply Chain Design

17.

An Operational Mechanism Design for Fleet Management Coordination in Humanitarian Operations

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/87/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Oct 2010
Alfonso Pedraza Martinez, Sameer Hasija and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Operation & Decision Technologies, INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management and INSEAD
Downloads 119 (143,958)

Abstract:

Incentives, Humanitarian Logistics, Fleet Management

18.

Official Recycling and Scavengers: Symbiotic or Conflicting?

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/78/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Sep 2010
Maria Besiou, Georgiadis Patroklos and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Kühne Logistics University, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - Department of Mechanical Engineering and INSEAD
Downloads 116 (180,335)

Abstract:

Supply Chain Management, Scavengers, WEEE, Sustainable Development, System Dynamics

19.

Integrating Ethical Issues in Business Decisions: A Case Study on Evaluating the Biodiversity Impacts of a Large-Scale Hydropower Project

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/86/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
Julian Rode, Marc Le Menestrel, Anthony Simon and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences, affiliation not provided to SSRN and INSEAD
Downloads 106 (190,904)

Abstract:

Development, Biodiversity, Environmental Impact, Business Decisions, Ethical Analysis

20.

Vehicle Replacement in the International Committee of the Red Cross

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2009/38/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Alfonso Pedraza Martinez and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Operation & Decision Technologies and INSEAD
Downloads 88 (218,659)

Abstract:

humanitarian logistics, vehicle replacement, fleet management, field research, dynamic programming, empirical research, disaster management

21.

A Decision Framework for the Access Strategy of Medicines for Malaria Venture

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2009/41/TOM/Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Prashant Yadav, Orla Stapleton and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - The William Davidson Institute, INSEAD and INSEAD
Downloads 80 (233,069)

Abstract:

Malaria, global health supply chains, product development partnerships, Medicines for Malaria Venture, price-setting, newsboy, boundary of NGOs

22.

The Effect of Earmarked Funding on Fleet Management for Relief and Development

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2012/10/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jan 2012
Maria Besiou, Alfonso Pedraza Martinez and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Kühne Logistics University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Operation & Decision Technologies and INSEAD
Downloads 62 (231,414)

Abstract:

Humanitarian Logistics, System Dynamics, Fleet Management

23.

Ethics Outside, Within, or Beyond OR Models

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Nov 2003
Marc Le Menestrel and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences and INSEAD
Downloads 60 (278,987)

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24.

The Sourcing Hub and Upstream Supplier Networks

Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2014
Anupam Agrawal, Luk N. Van Wassenhove and Arnoud De Meyer
Texas A&M University, INSEAD and INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management
Downloads 30 (374,418)

Abstract:

Sourcing Hub

25.

Medicine Donations: Matching Demand with Supply in Broken Supply Chains

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2014/19/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Telesilla Kotsi, Luk N. Van Wassenhove and Michael Hensen
INSEAD, INSEAD and INSEAD
Downloads 29 (323,597)

Abstract:

Medicine Donations, Global Health Supply Chains, Cross-sector Partnerships

26.

Original Equipment Manufacturers’ Participation in Take‐Back Initiatives in Brazil

Journal of Industrial Ecology, Vol. 17, Issue 2, pp. 238-248, 2013
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Apr 2013
J. Quariguasi Frota Neto and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) and INSEAD
Downloads 1 (517,720)

Abstract:

extended producer responsibility (EPR), industrial ecology, computers, product stewardship, product take‐back, reverse logistics

27.

Feasibility of Using Radio Frequency Identification to Facilitate Individual Producer Responsibility for Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Journal of Industrial Ecology, Vol. 17, Issue 2, pp. 213-223, 2013
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Apr 2013
University of Limerick, University of Limerick, Kühne Logistics University, University of Limerick and INSEAD
Downloads 1 (517,720)

Abstract:

business‐to‐consumer (B2C), extended producer responsibility (EPR), individual producer responsibility (IPR), industrial ecology, radio frequency identification (RFID), waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE)

28.

Implementing Individual Producer Responsibility for Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Through Improved Financing

Journal of Industrial Ecology, Vol. 17, Issue 2, pp. 186-198, 2013
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Apr 2013
Kieren Mayers, Reid Lifset, Karl Bodenhoefer and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
INSEAD, Yale University - School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Environmental Affairs Europe of Sony and INSEAD
Downloads 1 (517,720)
Citation 2

Abstract:

extended producer responsibility (EPR), industrial ecology, producer responsibility organizations (PROs), recycling, waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), waste management

29.

Closed‐Loop Supply Chains for Photovoltaic Panels: A Case‐Based Approach

Journal of Industrial Ecology, Vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 929-937, 2016
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Aug 2016
Maria Besiou and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Kühne Logistics University and INSEAD
Downloads 0 (527,729)

Abstract:

closed‐loop supply chains (CLSCs), extended producer responsibility (EPR), industrial ecology, photovoltaic (PV) panels, product take‐back, Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive (WEEE Recast)

30.

Valuable E-Waste: Implications for Extended Producer Responsibility

Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Research Paper No. 26
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Nov 2015
Gokce Esenduran, Atalay Atasu and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business and INSEAD
Downloads 0 (247,547)

Abstract:

take-back regulation, competition, product recovery, design incentives, e-waste

31.

The Agenda-Setting Power of Stakeholder Media

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2011/59/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Posted: 14 May 2011 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Mark Lee Hunter, Luk N. Van Wassenhove, Maria Besiou and Mignon Van Halderen
affiliation not provided to SSRN, INSEAD, Kühne Logistics University and Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

Abstract:

Agenda setting, Beyond Petroleum, BP, Bridging, Corporate Social Responsibility, Framing, Greenpeace, News Media, Stakeholder, Stakeholder Media

32.

Quality Competition for Screening and Treatment Services

Annals of Operation Research, Vol. 178, 2010
Posted: 04 May 2011 Last Revised: 28 May 2011
Evrim Didem Gunes, Stephen E. Chick and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Koc University - College of Administrative Sciences and Economics, INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management and INSEAD

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33.

A Crowd of Watchdogs: Toward a System Dynamics Model of Media Response to Corporate Social Responsibility and Irresponsibility Initiatives

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/28/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Posted: 20 May 2010 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2013
Maria Besiou, Mark Lee Hunter and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
Kühne Logistics University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and INSEAD

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34.

Disruptive News Technologies: Stakeholder Media and the Future of Watchdog Journalism Business Models

INSEAD Working Paper No. 2010/15/TOM/INSEAD Social Innovation Centre
Posted: 05 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
Mark Lee Hunter and Luk N. Van Wassenhove
affiliation not provided to SSRN and INSEAD

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35.

Optimising Environmental Product Life Cycles: A Case Study of the European Pulp and Paper Sector

Environmental and Resource Economics, Vol. 9, No. 2 (1997)
Posted: 19 May 1998
Durham University - Department of Geography, INSEAD, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management and INSEAD

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