Cong Shi

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering

1205 Beal Avenue

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

United States

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Joint Pricing and Inventory Management with Strategic Customers

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2018
Yiwei Chen and Cong Shi
Temple University - Fox School of Business and Management and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 797 (37,970)
Citation 6

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joint pricing and inventory control, strategic customers, optimal policy, mechanism design

2.

Process Flexibility for Multi-Period Production Systems

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 05 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2018
Cong Shi, Yehua Wei and Yuan Zhong
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, Decision Sciences Area, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 760 (40,530)
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process flexibility, flexible production, multi-period, capacity planning, chaining condition

3.

Closing the Gap: A Learning Algorithm for the Lost-Sales Inventory System with Lead Times

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2018
Huanan Zhang, Xiuli Chao and Cong Shi
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 396 (91,804)
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inventory, lost-sales, lead time, base-stock policy, censored demand, nonparametric, learning algorithms, regret analysis

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Nonparametric Learning Algorithms for Joint Pricing and Inventory Control with Lost-Sales and Censored Demand

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2020
Boxiao Chen, Xiuli Chao and Cong Shi
University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 393 (92,593)
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algorithm, joint pricing and inventory control, lost-sales, censored demand, nonparametric

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More Bang for Your Buck: Effective Kol Marketing Campaign in Emerging Short-Video Markets

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
Shenzhen University - Department of Marketing, Shenzhen University - Department of Marketing, Shenzhen University - Department of Marketing, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 370 (99,229)
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Social Media; Key Opinion Leaders; Advertising Campaigns; Multi-Nomial Logit Model; Selection; Scheduling

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Marrying Stochastic Gradient Descent with Bandits: Learning Algorithms for Inventory Systems with Fixed Costs

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2020
Hao Yuan, Qi Luo and Cong Shi
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Clemson University and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 351 (105,309)
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inventory, fixed costs, censored demand, nonparametric, learning algorithms, regret analysis

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Integrating Empirical Estimation and Assortment Personalization for E-Commerce: A Consider-Then-Choose Model

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2019
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Tsinghua University - Department of Industrial Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 309 (121,077)
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e-commerce, consider-then-choose, consideration set, assortment planning

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Service Level Constrained Inventory Systems

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2019
Yuchen Jiang, Cong Shi and Siqian Shen
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 288 (130,447)

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inventory; service level; ready rate; fill rate; remanufacturing; approximation algorithms

9.

Network Revenue Management with Online Inverse Batch Gradient Descent Method

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2020
Yiwei Chen and Cong Shi
Temple University - Fox School of Business and Management and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 253 (148,961)
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revenue management, network, dynamic pricing, nonparametric, online learning, stochastic gradient descent, asymptotic optimality

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Strategic Capacity Planning Problems in Revenue Sharing Joint Ventures

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2019
MIT Sloan School of Management - Operations Research Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and IBM Corporation - Thomas J. Watson Research Center
Downloads 182 (202,742)
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capacity planning; joint venture; revenue sharing; game theory; efficiency; coordination

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Online Advance Scheduling with Overtime: A Primal-Dual Approach

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 26 May 2019
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Downloads 176 (208,715)

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advance scheduling; online resource allocation; online algorithms; competitive analysis

12.

Tailored Base-Surge Policies in Dual-Sourcing Inventory Systems with Demand Learning

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2021
Boxiao Chen and Cong Shi
University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 167 (218,300)
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inventory, dual-sourcing, censored demand, nonparametric, learning, regret analysis

13.

Optimal Learning Algorithms for Stochastic Inventory Systems with Random Capacities

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2020
Weidong Chen, Cong Shi and Izak Duenyas
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, College of Engineering, Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, Students, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 134 (261,336)
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inventory, random capacity, online learning algorithms, regret analysis

14.

Online Learning and Pricing for Service Systems with Reusable Resources

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Feb 2021
Huiwen Jia, Cong Shi and Siqian Shen
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 115 (292,391)

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pricing, reusable resources, service systems, demand learning, multi-armed bandit

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Perishable Inventory Problems: Convexity Results for Base-Stock Policies and Learning Algorithms Under Censored Demand

Forthcoming in Operations Research
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Dec 2017
Huanan Zhang, Xiuli Chao and Cong Shi
University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 104 (313,398)
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inventory, perishable products, base-stock policy, censored demand, learning algorithms

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Time to Leave Your Comfort Zone? Optimal Variation-Seeking Strategies for Social Media Influencers on Streaming Media Platforms

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Aug 2020
Shenzhen University - Department of Marketing, Shenzhen University - Department of Marketing, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering
Downloads 86 (353,753)
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Social Media Influencer; Variation-Seeking; Markov Decision Process; Matrix Completion; Optimal Policy; Streaming Media

17.

Personalized Hospital Admission Control: A Contextual Learning Approach

Posted: 18 Aug 2020
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

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online learning, contextual bandit, regret analysis, readmission, personalized admission control

18.

Online Resource Allocation with Personalized Learning

Posted: 10 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 08 May 2021
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

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online learning; online resource allocation; contextual bandit; regret analysis; advance scheduling; personalized healthcare services

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Contextual Learning with Online Convex Optimization: Theory and Application to Chronic Diseases

Posted: 31 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 10 May 2021
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Massachusetts General Hospital

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online learning algorithms, regret analysis, contextual bandit, stochastic sub-gradient descent, personalized medicine, disease progression, type 2 diabetes.