Arzum Akkas

Boston University - Questrom School of Business

Assistant Professor

595 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston, MA MA 02215

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

4

DOWNLOADS

603

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

8

Scholarly Papers (4)

1.

Drivers of Product Expiration in Consumer Packaged Goods Retailing

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2017
Arzum Akkas, Vishal Gaur and David Simchi-Levi
Boston University - Questrom School of Business, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - School of Engineering
Downloads 216 (164,722)
Citation 3

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retail operations, consumer packaged goods, product expiration, food waste, empirical, perishable inventory, supply chain management, marketing/operations interface, sustainable operations management, zero-inflated models

2.

Reducing Product Expiration by Aligning Salesforce Incentives: A Data-driven Approach

Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2020
Arzum Akkas and Nachiketa Sahoo
Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 157 (218,793)
Citation 2

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food waste, environmental impact, salesforce compensation, vendor-managed inventory

3.

Shipment Policies for Products with Fixed Shelf Lives: Impact on Profits and Waste

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
Arzum Akkas and Dorothee Honhon
Boston University - Questrom School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas
Downloads 128 (257,656)
Citation 1

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perishable inventory, two-echelon, shipment policy, food waste, waste, data-driven research, consumer packaged goods, direct store delivery, dynamic programming

4.

Shelf Space Selection to Control Product Expiration

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2019
Arzum Akkas
Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 102 (304,965)
Citation 2

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shelf space allocation, perishable inventory, food waste, data-driven research