Suresh Sethi

University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management

Eugene McDermott Chair

800 W. Campbell Road, SM30

Richardson, TX 75080-3021

United States

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“  Currently I am working on epidemic control papers including Covid-19, optimal incentive programs to encourage adoption of electric vehicles, supply chain management papers with encroachment, inventory papers with learning, and dynamic sales-advertising problems including the Sethi Advertising Model.  ”

Scholarly Papers (419)

1.

A Survey of Stackelberg Differential Game Models in Supply and Marketing Channels

Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 385-413, December 2007
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 14 May 2019
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of California, Riverside (UCR), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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Stackelberg differential games, supply chain management, marketing channels, open-loop equilibria, feedback policies, channel coordination, optimal control

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Extension of the Miller and Modigliani Theory to Allow for Share Repurchases

Mathematical Finance Letters, 2017, 2017:3 ISSN 2051-2929
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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valuation; share price; dividend approach; cash flow approach; MM theory; share repurchase

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Integrated Marketing Communications in Markets with Uncertainty and Competition

Automatica, Vol. 45, pp. 601-610, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2010
Ashutosh Prasad and Suresh Sethi
University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Advertising, Dynamics, Budgeting, Integrated Marketing Communications, Decisions under Uncertainty, Dynamic Optimization

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Flexibility in Manufacturing: A Survey

International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 2, pp. 289-328, 1990
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2014
Andrea Sethi and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 831 (30,983)
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Flexibility, Manufacturing flexibility, Operations management, Operations strategy

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Building Brand Awareness in Dynamic Oligopoly Markets

Management Science, Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 129-138, January 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 08 May 2014
Prasad A. Naik, Ashutosh Prasad and Suresh Sethi
University of California, Davis, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 784 (33,530)
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marketing, competitive strategy, advertising, media, Kalman filter, dynamic games, differential games, Nash equilibrium, Optimal control, Sethi model, Feedback Nash, competative advertising model, car companies data from Italy

6.

Optimal Consumption and Investment with Bankruptcy

Suresh Sethi, OPTIMAL CONSUMPTION AND INVESTMENT WITH BANKRUPTCY, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston MA, 1997, 428 pages.
Number of pages: 444 Posted: 10 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2017
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Consumption and Investment problem, Portfolio and Consumption problem, bankruptcy, subsistence consumption, minimal consumption, borrowing constraints, stochastic optimal control, martingale problems, optimal stopping problems, Risk aversion measures, financial engineering

7.

A Tutorial on Optimal Control Theory

INFOR, Vol. 19, No. 4, p. 279-291, November 1981
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi and Gerald L. Thompson
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University
Downloads 555 (52,987)

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Optimal control, dynamic systems, Maximum principle, economic interpretation

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Channel Coordination with a Risk-Neutral Supplier and a Downside-Risk-Averse Retailer

Production & Operations Management, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 80-89, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2008
Xianghua Gan, Suresh Sethi and Houmin Yan
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - School of Business Administration, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management
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supply chain management, coordination, risk sharing, downside risk, value at risk,operations management, risk management

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Contracting and Coordination Under Asymmetric Production Cost Information

Production and Operations Management, 21(2)345-260
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2012
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - School of Business Administration and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Asymmetric Information, Type-dependent reservation profits, Type-independent reservation profits, Coordination, Supply Contract, Adverse Selection, Contract theory

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Optimal Cash Management under Uncertainty

Operations Research Letters, Vol. 37, pp. 425-429, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 430 (72,805)

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Cash management, stochastic control, maximum principle, risky assets

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A Stock Market Model

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2009
Myron Gordon and Suresh Sethi
University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 429 (73,025)

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stock market, portfolio-consumption policy, investment-consumption problem, simulation, Keynesian, neoclassical, bankruptcy, capital markets, financial engineering

12.

Competitive Advertising Under Uncertainty: A Stochastic Differential Game Approach

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 123, No. 1, pp. 163-185, October 2004
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 13 May 2009
Ashutosh Prasad and Suresh Sethi
University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 429 (73,025)
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Advertising, advertising budgeting, competitive strategy, stochastic differential game, stochastic calculus, duopoly, stochastic differential equations, Ito equations, dynamic programming, the Sethi model, Nash equilibrium

13.

Applications of Mathematical Control Theory to Finance: Modeling Simple Dynamic Cash Balance Problems

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 5, No. 4/5, pp. 381-394, 1970
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi and Gerald L. Thompson
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University
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control theory, cash balance problems, the maximum principle, free-end point problems, adjoints, economic interpretations, finacial engineering

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A Note on Merton's 'Optimum Consumption and Portfolio Rules in a Continuous-Time Model'

Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 395-401, 1988
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Consumption/portfolio problem, investment-consumption problem, dynamic programming, stochastic control, R. C. Merton

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Cooperative Advertising and Pricing in a Dynamic Stochastic Supply Chain: Feedback Stackelberg Strategies

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 78-94, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2009
Xiuli He, Ashutosh Prasad and Suresh Sethi
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 360 (89,576)
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Co-op Advertising, Cooperative advertising, Sales-Advertising Dynamics, Differential Games, Sethi Model, Distribution Channel, Stackelberg equilibrium, Feedback Stackelberg strategy, Sales-advertising model, advertising participation rate, optimal advertising, optimal pricing

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Dynamic Pricing and Advertising for Web Content Providers

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 197, No. 3, pp. 924-944, September 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2014
Subodha Kumar and Suresh Sethi
Temple University - Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 356 (91,006)
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Pricing, revenue, advertising, optimal control theory, web contents

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Harvesting Altruism in Open-Source Software Development

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 118, No. 2, August 2003
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Ernan Haruvy, Ashutosh Prasad and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Open source, pricing, altruism, optimal control, software management, the maximum principle, chattering control

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Optimal Advertising and Pricing in a New-Product Adoption Model

Journal of Optimization Theory & Applications, Vol. 139, No. 2, pp. 351-360, 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi, Ashutosh Prasad and Xiuli He
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of North Carolina at Charlotte
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new-product adoption model, durable goods model, pricing, advertising, optimal control

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A Review of Stackelberg Differential Game Models in Supply Chain Management

Proceedings of the Fourth IEEE International Conference on Service Systems and Service Management, China, June 9-11, 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2009
Xiuli He, Genaro Gutierrez and Suresh Sethi
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 334 (97,466)

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differential games, Stackelberg equilibrium, supply chain management, coordination, pricing

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Dynamic Optimization of an Oligopoly Model of Advertising

UTD School of Management Working Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2008
Ashutosh Prasad and Suresh Sethi
University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 332 (98,113)
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Advertising, Oligopoly, Differential games, Optimization

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Inventory Models with Continuous and Poisson Demands and Discounted and Average Costs

Production & Operations Management, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 279-293, 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2008
Ernst Presman and Suresh Sethi
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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(s, S) policy, stochastic inventory model, EOQ model, compound Poisson process, average discounted-cost formula, dynamic programming, quasi-variational inequality

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Optimal Ordering Policies for Stochastic Inventory Problems with Observed Information Delays

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 18, No. 5, pp. 546-559, 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Information delay, partial observations, stochastic inventory problem, incomplete information, base-stock policy, dynamic programming, sufficient statistic, destination and origin determined dynamic delays, Information flow crossing

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Optimal Pricing and Advertising Policies for Web Services

Proceedings of the 14th Annual Workshop On Information Technologies and Systems (WITS), December 2004, Washington D.C., USA, pp. 104-109.
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2014
Subodha Kumar, Yung-Ming Li and Suresh Sethi
Temple University - Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 299 (110,087)

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Optimal Control Theory, E-Commerce, Web Services, Advertising, Subscription

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Optimal Just-in-Time Schedules for Flexible Transfer Lines

International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 137-154, April 1994
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2009
Wieslaw Kubiak and Suresh Sethi
University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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just-in-time production, flexible transfer lines, mixed-model assembly lines, assignment problem,JIT production system

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Optimal Control of the Vidale-Wolfe Advertising Model

Operations Research, Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 998-1013, 1973
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 11 May 2011
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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The Vidale-Wolfe Advertising Model,Optimal Control, Advertising, maximum principle, Green's theorem, singular control, dynamics

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Optimal Pricing and Advertising in a Durable-Good Duopoly

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 200, No. 2, pp. 486-497, January 2010
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 28 May 2010
University of Central Florida, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal Control, Dynamic programming, Game theory, Differential games, Pricing, Advertising, Nash equilibrium, the Sethi model, Durable goods, Innovative products

27.

A Two-Stage Newsvendor Problem with a Service Constraint

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Jul 2008
Alain Bensoussan, Qi Feng and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 270 (122,581)
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Inventory, newsvendor problem, service constraint, forecast update, two-stage ordering

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Commitment-Penalty Contracts in Drop-Shipping Supply Chains with Asymmetric Demand Information

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 204, pp. 449-462, 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2010
Xianghua Gan, Suresh Sethi and Jing Zhou
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - School of Business Administration, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
Downloads 261 (127,110)
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contracts, dropshipping, supply chain, asymmetric information, commitment-penalty contract

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Analysis of Product Rollover Strategies in the Presence of Strategic Customers

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 May 2011 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2019
Chao Liang, M. Çakanyıldırım and Suresh Sethi
Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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product rollover, strategic customers, product cannibalization, dynamic pricing, rational expectation equilibrium, new product introduction, product innnovation

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Coordination of Supply Chains with Risk-Averse Agents

Production & Operations Management, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 135-149, 2004
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Xianghua Gan, Suresh Sethi and Houmin Yan
Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - School of Business Administration, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management
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supply chain management, Pareto-optimality, coordination, risk aversion, Nash Bargaining solution, operations management

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Forecast, Solution, and Rolling Horizons in Operations Management Problems: A Classified Bibliography

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 25-43, Winter 2002
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Suresh Chand, Vernon Hsu and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University, George Mason University - School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 254 (130,710)
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Multiperiod Problems, Forecast Horizons, Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Lot Size Models, Operations Management

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Coordination Mechanism for the Supply Chain with Leadtime Consideration and Price-Dependent Demand

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 203, No. 1, pp. 70-80, May 2010
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 28 May 2010
Haoya Chen, Frank Chen, Tsan-Ming Choi and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN, City Univ. of Hong Kong - Dept of Management Scienes, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Supply chain coordination, lead-time, information updating, return policy, newsvendor problem, risk and profit sharing, price dependent demand

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A Proof of the EOQ Formula Using Quasi-Variational Inequalities

International Journal of Systems Science, Vol. 29, No. 11, pp. 1295-1299, 1998
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Dirk Beyer and Suresh Sethi
M-Factor, Inc. and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 248 (133,958)

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EOQ, Square root formula, quasi-variational inequalities, inventory model, lotsize model, lotsize formula

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Filtering for Discrete-Time Markov Processes and Applications to Inventory Control with Incomplete Information

THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF NONLINEAR FILTERING, D. Crisan and B. Rozovsky, eds., Chapter 18, pp. 500-525, Oxford University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2012
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Filtering, inventory control, optimal control, adaptive control, unnormalized probability, Kalman filter, Zakai equation, partial observations, incomplete information

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Analysis of a Duopoly Supply Chain and its Application in Electricity Spot Markets

Annals of Operation Research, Vol. 135, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi, Houmin Yan and Hanqin Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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demand allocation, game theory, information updates, dynamic programming, deregulated energy market

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Innovative Quick Response Programs: A Review

International Journal of Production Economics, 127(1), 2010, 1-12.
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2014
Tsan-Ming Choi and Suresh Sethi
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 210 (157,142)
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Quick response, supply chain management, information management, advance demand information, multiple delivery modes, forecast updates

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Optimal Allocation of Effort to Software Maintenance: A Queuing Theory Approach

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 18, No. 5, pp. 506-515, 2009
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2011
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, Temple University - Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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MG1, software maintenance, Queuing Theory, N-policy, batching, resource allocation

Optimal Consumption and Portfolio Decisions with Partially Observed Real Prices

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 215-236, 2009
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2009
Alain Bensoussan, Jussi Keppo and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 207 (159,119)

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Optimal Consumption and Investment, Inflation, Stochastic Control with partial observations, Separation Principle, Zakai Equation

Optimal Consumption and Portfolio Decisions with Partially Observed Real Prices

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 19, Issue 2, pp. 215-236, April 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Alain Bensoussan, Jussi Keppo and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, National University of Singapore - NUS Business School and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Are Base-Stock Policies Optimal in Inventory Problems with Multiple Delivery Modes?

OPERATIONS RESEARCH, Vol. 54, No. 4, pp. 801-807, July-August 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2009
Qi Feng, Houmin Yan, Hanqin Zhang and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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inventory models, inventory/production, uncertainty, multiple delivery modes, base-stock policies,dynamic programming

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Procurement Flexibility under Price Uncertainty

McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-04-091, INNOVATIVE QUICK RESPONSE PROGRAMS IN LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, T.C. Edwin Cheng, Tsan-Ming Choi, eds., Spring 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2009
Qi Feng and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Procurement Flexibility, Price Risk-Sharing, Capacity, Base-Stock Policy

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Achieving a Long-Term Service Target with Periodic Demand Signals: A Newsvendor Framework

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Forthcoming, McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-10-09
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 28 May 2010
Alain Bensoussan, Qi Feng and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Inventory models, newsvendor problem, service constraint, Kuhn-Tucker conditions, Two-stage newsvendor, forecast updates, aggregate service target, long-term service level, infinite-dimensional problem, Chance constraints

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Inventory Models with Alternative Delivery Lead Times, Demand Backlogging, and Priority Rules

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
Haifeng Wang, Houmin Yan and Suresh Sethi
Tsinghua University - Department of Automation, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Inventory Models, Lead times, backloggging, priority rules, customer classes, FCFS, make-to stock, make-to-order, two critical number policies

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Optimal Control of an Oligopoly Model of Advertising

Proceedings of the 13th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, INCOM 2009, UC Davis Graduate School of Management Research Paper No. 11-09
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Apr 2009
Ashutosh Prasad, Suresh Sethi and Prasad A. Naik
University of California, Riverside (UCR), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of California, Davis
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Sethi model, advertising, dynamic games, game theory, differential games, optimal control, close-loop Nash equilibrium, oligopoly, Feedback Nash equilibrium

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Partially Observed Inventory Systems: The Case of Zero-Balance Walk

SIAM Journal on Control & Optimization, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 176-209, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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inventory models, incomplete information, partially observed systems, optima control, zero-balance walk, inventory control, feedback policy, lost sales case

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Integrating Equipment Investment Strategy with Maintenance Operations under Uncertain Failures

McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-12-09
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2011
Alain Bensoussan, Qi Feng and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Maintenance and replacement, optimal control, impulse control, equipment investment; stopping time; variational inequality, reliability, hazard rate, the Kamien-Schwartz model, dynamic programming, chain of machines model

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When Does the Share Price Equal the Present Value of Future Dividends? A Modified Dividend Approach

Economic Theory, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 307-319, 1996
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2010
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Dividend approch, financial valuation, Miller-Modigliani theory, share price, cash flow approach, partial equilibrium, MM theory, Valuation of firms, Cash flow approach, Arbitrage, Infinite horizon firms, Share repurchase, Dividend policy

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Site-to-Store or Store-to-Site? Application of One-Way Transshipment in Dual-Channel Retailing

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Aug 2011
Chao Liang, Suresh Sethi and Jun Zhang
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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multi-channel retailing, channel integration, newsvendor networks, transshipment

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The Genuine Savings Criterion and the Value of Population in an Economy with Endogenous Fertility Rate

OPTIMAL CONTROL OF AGE-STRUCTURED POPULATIONS IN ECONOMY, DEMOGRAPHY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT, R. Boucekkine, pp. 20-44, N. Hritonenko, Y. Yatsenko, eds., Taylor & Francis, UK, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2014
Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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savings, genuine savings, green gross national product, population policy, value of the population, economic growth, optimal control, phase diagram, dynamic programming, Maximum principle

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A Note on a Planning Horizon Model of Cash Management

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 659-664, 1971
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2009
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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cash management, cash management, decision horizon, forecast horizon, cash balance problem, financial engineering

50.

Cooperative Advertising in a Dynamic Retail Market Duopoly

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2010
Anshuman Chutani and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Cooperative advertising, Nash differential game, Stackelberg differential game, sales-advertising dynamics, Sethi model, feedback Stackelberg equilibrium, retail level competition, channel coordination, Robinson-Patman act

51.

Optimality and Nonoptimality of the Base-Stock Policy in Inventory Problems with Multiple Delivery Modes

Journal of Industrial And Management Optimization, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 19-42, February 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Feb 2008
Qi Feng, Houmin Yan, Hanqin Zhang and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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inventory models, inventory/production, uncertainty, multiple delivery modes, base-stock policies,dynamic programming

52.

Dynamic Slotting and Pricing Decisions in a Durable Product Supply Chain

Journal of Optimization Theory & Applications, Vol. 137, No. 2, pp. 363-379, 2008
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2009
Xiuli He and Suresh Sethi
University of North Carolina at Charlotte and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Stackelberg differential games, the Bass model, pricing, slotting, supply chain management, open-loop policies, durable products

53.

A Multiperiod Newsvendor Problem with Partially Observed Demand

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 322-344, May 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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unobserved unmet demand; Markovian demand; newsvendor problem, dynamic programming, inventroy models, partially observed systems, incomplete information, base stock policy, myopic policy

54.

Feedback Stackelberg Solutions of Infinite-Horizon Stochastic Differential Games

In Models and Methods in Economics and Management Sciences, Essays in Honor of Charles S. Tapiero, Fouad El Ouardighi and Konstantin Kogan (Eds.), Series 6161, Vol. 198, Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2014, 3-15.
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2014
Alain Bensoussan, Shaokuan Chen and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Differential games, feedback Stackelberg equilibrium, Riccati equation, infinite horizon

55.

Information Updated Supply Chain with Service-Level Constraints

Journal of Industrial And Management Optimization, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 513-531, November 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2008
Suresh Sethi, Houmin Yan, Hanqin Zhang and Jing Zhou
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
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supply chain, information update, customer service level,dynamic programming, forecasting, signalling,

56.

Evaluating Long-Term Service Performance in Two-Stage Newsvendor Models

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2014
Alain Bensoussan, Qi Feng and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Newsvendor Model, inventory model, service measures, forecast updates, Two-stage newsvendor model, fill rate

57.

A Comparison of the Ito and Stratonovich Formulations of Problems in Finance

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control,Vol. 3, pp. 343-356, November 1981
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi and John P. Lehoczky
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University
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Option pricing, Black-Scholes, Ito Calculus, Stratonovich Calculus, finance

58.

Optimality of an (s, S) Policy with Compound Poisson and Diffusion Demands: A Quasi-Variational Inequalities Approach

SIAM Journal on Control & Optimization, Vol. 44, No. 5, pp. 1650-1676, 2006
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
Alain Bensoussan, R. H. Liu and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Dayton - Department of Mathematics and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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(s, S) policy, compound Poisson process, diffusion process, economic order quantity model, impulse control, quasi-variational inequalities, stochastic inventory model, EOQ Model

59.

A Supply Chain with a Service Requirement for Each Market Signal

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 322-342, May-June 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Houmin Yan, Hanqin Zhang, Suresh Sethi and Jing Zhou
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
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supply chain, information update, customer service level, dynamic programming, forecasting, signalling, coordiantion

60.

Generic and Brand Advertising Strategies in a Dynamic Duopoly

Marketing Science, Vol. 24 , No. 4, pp. 556-568, Fall 2005
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2009
Deceased, University of Central Florida, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Advertising, Generic Advertising, Brand Advertising, duopoly, dynamic model, optimal control, differential games, Nash equilibrium. Feedback Nash, marketing mix

61.

Two-Stage Pricing for Custom-Made Products

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2011
Ernan Haruvy, Tao Li and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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marketing, pricing, games, custom-made products, personalized products, two-stage pricing, quality, product quality, Nash equilibrium, time inconsistency, substitutes, complements, commitment, no commitment, consumer surplus, service management, capacity constraints, multi-agent systems

62.

Bayesian and Adaptive Controls for a Newsvendor Facing Exponential Demand

Risk and Decision Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 197-210, 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Consistent estimators, censored data, Bayesian control, adaptive control, Newsvendor model, unnormalized probability, optimal control, incomplete information, partial observations

63.

Competition with Open Source as a Public Good

Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 199-211, February 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of California, Riverside (UCR), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Chongqing University - College of Economics and Business Administration
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Differential Games, Public Goods, Open source, Software, Nash equilibrium, Two point boundary Value Problems, Optimal control, welfare maximization

64.

Dynamic Pricing, Procurement, and Channel Coordination with Stochastic Learning

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Sep 2012
Xiuli He, Tao Li and Suresh Sethi
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 158 (202,524)
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Learning curve, learning-by-doing, pricing, inventory management, channel coordination, revenue sharing contracts

65.

An Incomplete Information Inventory Model with Presence of Inventories or Backorders as Only Observations

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2019
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Sonora - Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Richmond - Robins School of Business, Management Department
Downloads 156 (204,673)
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Inventory model, partial observations, incomplete information, stochastic control, dynamic programming, infinite dimensional spaces, contraction mapping, fixed point

66.

Open Source Development with a Commercial Complementary Product or Service

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 29-43, January-February 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Ernan Haruvy, Suresh Sethi and Jing Zhou
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
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Pricing, Optimal control, Open Source, Network Externalities, complementary product or service

67.

An Analysis of Staged Purchases in Deregulated Time-Sequential Electricity Markets

Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 443-463, November 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
Downloads 154 (206,914)
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Energy markets, Elecricity Markets, Deregulation, demand allocation, auction, time-sequential electricity markets

68.

Buyback Contracts with Price-Dependent Demands: Effects of Demand Uncertainty

European Journal of Operational Research 239 (2014) 663–673
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Center for Forecasting Science; Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
Downloads 147 (215,040)
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buyback contract, supply chain coordination

69.

Retail Competition and Cooperative Advertising

Operations Research Letters, Vol. 39, No. 1, p. 11-16
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 May 2010 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2011
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of Central Florida, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 146 (216,227)
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Differential games, Distribution channels, Cooperative advertising, Retail competition, Subsidy rate, Advertising, Retailing, Stackelberg game, Feedback Stackelberg equilibrium, Nash-Stackelberg differential games

70.

Robustness of Supply Chain Coordination Contracts: Taxonomy, Examples, and Structural Results

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2015
Meng Lu, Suresh Sethi and Houmin Yan
A.C. Nielsen, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management
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supply chain contracts, coordination, consistency, robustness

71.

On the Interaction between Demand Substitution and Production Changeovers

Manufacturing, Services and Operations Management, Vol. 12, No. 4, , pp. 682-691, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Texas A&M University
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Multiperiod Problems; Forecast Horizons; Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Dynamic Lot Size Models, Operations Management, Production changeover, demand substitution, downward substitution, product substitution, polynomial algorithm

72.

Inventory Control with a Cash Register: Sales Recorded but Not Demand or Shrinkage

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jul 2011
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Management
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inventory/production, uncertainty, dynamic programming/optimal control, Markov, Stochastic Models

73.

K-Convexity in Rn

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications,Vol. 127, No. 1, October 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
Guillermo Gallego and Suresh Sethi
HKUST and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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K-convexity, inventory models, (s, S) policy, supermodular functions

74.

Advertising Competition with Market Expansion for Finite Horizon Firms

Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 1-19, February 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2008
Deceased, University of Central Florida, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Advertising, Generic Advertising, Brand Advertising, duopoly, dynamic model, optimal control, differential games, Nash equilibrium. Feedback Nash, marketing mix

75.

Optimality of (s, S) Policies in Inventory Models with Markovian Demand

Operations Research, Vol. 45, No. 6, pp. 931-939, 1997
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi and Feng Cheng
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and IBM Research
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dynamic inventory model, Markov chain, (s, S) policy, optimization, dynamic programming, Markovian demand, Markov modulated demand, production scheduling, overhead costs

76.

Optimality of State-Dependent (s, S) Policies in Inventory Models with Markov-Modulated Demand and Lost Sales

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 183-192, 1999
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 May 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Feng Cheng and Suresh Sethi
IBM Research and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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dynamic inventory model, Markov chain, (s, S) policy, lost sales, optimization, dynamic programming, Markovian demand, Markov modulated demand

77.

Censored Newsvendor Model Revisited with Unnormalized Probabilities

Journal of Industrial Management and Optimization, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Unnormalized probabilities, Unobserved unmet demand, Newsvendor problem, dynamic programming, infinite dimensional spaces, incomplete information, partially obsereved systems, optimal control

78.

How Does Pricing Power Affect a Firm's Sourcing Decisions from Unreliable Suppliers?

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2011
Tao Li, Suresh Sethi and Jun Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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supplier diversification, pricing power, random yield, stochastic order

79.

Optimal Maintenance and Replacement of Extraction Machinery

Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 May 2008 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Fu-Jen Catholic University, Chongqing University - College of Economics and Business Administration and University of Toronto
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maintenance and replacement, optimal control, the maximum principle, extraction, mining equipment, extraction machinery

80.

Optimality of Zero-Inventory Policies for an Unreliable Manufacturing System Producing Two Part Types

Dynamics of Continuous Discrete and Impulsive Systems: Series A - Mathematical Analysis, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 485-496, 1998
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Dynamic programming, manufacturing systems, long-run average cost minimization, zero-inventory policy, just-in-time policy

81.

Optimal Policies for the Sizing and Timing of Software Maintenance Projects

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 173, No. 3, pp. 1047-1066, 2006, McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-11-08
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2008
Qi Feng, Vijay Mookerjee and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Software maintenance, Dynamic programming, Threshold policy, optimal timing

82.

Supply Diversification with Responsive Pricing

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 22, No. 2, March–April 2013, pp. 447–458
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 May 2011 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Tao Li, Suresh Sethi and Jun Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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diversification, correlated suppliers, responsive pricing

83.

Periodic-Review Inventory Model with Three Consecutive Delivery Modes and Forecast Updates

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 124, No. 1, pp. 137-155, January 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, HKUST, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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Inventory management, multiple delivery modes, forecast updates, base-stock policy, dynamic programming

84.

Deterministic and Stochastic Optimization of a Dynamic Advertising Model

Optimal Control Applications and Methods, Vol. 4, No. 2 , pp. 179-184, 1983
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Stochastic control, sales advertising dynamics, Sethi advertising model, Sethi model, Vidale-Wolfe advertising model, optimal feedback advertising control

85.

Mitigating Supply Uncertainty: The Interplay between Diversification and Pricing

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Sep 2014
Tao Li, Suresh Sethi and Jun Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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supply uncertainty, supply diversification, supply reliability, pricing

86.

Co-op Advertising in Dynamic Retail Oligopolies

Decision Sciences, Vol. 42, No. 4, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2011
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of Central Florida, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Co-op Advertising, Subsidy Rate, Marketing Channels, Stackelberg Differential, Retail Competition, Supply Chain, optimal control, dynamic programming, Hierarchical games

87.

Average Cost Optimality in Inventory Models with Dynamic Information Delays

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2011
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Zhejiang University--School of Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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dynamic information delays, partial observations, stochastic inventory, base stock policies, average cost optimality, ergodic problem, vanishing discount approach

88.
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i3: Incomplete Information Inventory Models

Decision Line, Vol. 41, No. 5, pp. 16-19, October 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Inventory management, Inventory control, incomplete information, partially observed inventory, partially observed demand, basestock, (s,S) policy, un-normalized probability, transaction errors, yield.

I3: Incomplete Information Inventory Models

Decision Line, October 2010, pp. 16-19.
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 31 Jan 2019
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Inventory management, Inventory control, incomplete information, partially observed inventory, partially observed demand, basestock, (s,S) policy, un-normalized probability, transaction errors, yield.

89.

A Survey of Management Science Applications of the Deterministic Maximum Principle

TIMS Studies in the Management Sciences, Vol. 9, pp. 33-67, 1978
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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maximum principle, management science, finance, production, marketing, cash balance problems, optimal financing problems, production and inventory problems, machine replacement problems, optimal advertising problems

90.

Differential Games with Mixed Leadership: The Open-Loop Solution

Applied Mathematics and Computation, 217, 2010, 972-979.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2020
Tamer Basar, Alain Bensoussan and Suresh Sethi
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Differential games, Stackelberg-Nash solution, mixed leadership games, two-point boundary value problems, Stackelberg games, multi-leader multi follower games, hierarchical games, open-loop solution, linear-qudratic differential games

91.

Application Development Using Fault Data

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 162-174, March-April 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2014
Qi Feng, Vijay Mookerjee and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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software development, threshold policy, fault threshold, release-based policy, fault growth model, dynamic programming

92.

Dynamic Optimization of Software Enhancement Effort

16th Annual Workshop On Information Technologies and Systems, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, December 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2013
Subodha Kumar, Yonghua Ji, Denny Yeh and Suresh Sethi
Temple University - Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems, Fu-Jen Catholic University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 119 (253,417)
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Software enhancement, optimal control theory, software features, dynamic optimization

93.

Optimal Investment Policy: An Application of Stokes' Theorem

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 229-233, February 1976
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Stokes' theorem, mathematical economics, optimal investment of resources, bang-bang control, singular arc

94.

Optimal Ordering Policies for Inventory Problems with Dynamic Information Delays

Production and Operations Management,Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 241-256, March-April 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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dynamic information delays, partial observations, stochastic inventory problem, base-stock policy, (s, S) policy, inventory models, incomplete information, sufficient statistics

95.

Minimum Average Cost Production Planning in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems

Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences, Vol. 8, No. 7, pp. 1251-1276, November 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi, Hanqin Zhang and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Dynamic programming, manufacturing systems, long-run average cost minimization, unreliable machines, production planning

96.

Optimal Savings and the Value of Population

Proceedings of The National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 104, No. 47, pp.18421-18426, November 20, 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2008
Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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economic growth, optimal control, phase diagram, dynamic programming, optimal savings, genuine savings

97.

A Survey of Stackelberg Differential Game Models in Supply and Marketing Channels: An Erratum

Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, Vol. 17, No. 2, p. 255, 2008
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of California, Riverside (UCR), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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Stackelberg differential games, supply chain management, marketing channels, open-loop equilibria, feedback policies, channel coordination, optimal control

98.

Linear Quadratic Differential Games with Mixed Leadership: The Open-Loop Solution

Numerical Algebra, Control and Optimization, Volume 3, Number 1, March 2013, pp. 95-108
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Mar 2014
Alain Bensoussan, Shaokuan Chen and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 111 (266,305)
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Differential games, Stackelberg equilibria, mixed leadership, Riccati equations, two-point boundary value problems

99.

Forecast and Rolling Horizons Under Demand Substitution and Production Changeovers: Analysis and Insights

Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 23-2011
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2011
University of Delhi, University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Multiperiod Problems, Forecast Horizons, Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Dynamic Lot Size Models, Operations Management, Production changeover, demand substitution, downward substitution, product substitution, polynomial algorithm

100.

Robustness of Various Production Control Policies in Semiconductor Manufacturing

Productions and Operations Management, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 171-183, Summer 2000
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Houmin Yan, Sheldon Lou and Suresh Sethi
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, Independent and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Simulation, Kanban, Two-Boundary Control, Push and Pull Production Policies, Re-Entrant Shop, Semiconductor Manufacturing, Robust Policies, Two-Boundry Control Policies, WIP, Wafer Fabrication

101.

Inventory Models with Fixed Costs, Forecast Updates, and Two Delivery Modes

Operations Research, Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 321-328, March-April 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2011
Suresh Sethi, Houmin Yan and Hanqin Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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dynamic inventory model,(s, S) policy, optimization, dynamic programming, Markovian demand, production scheduling, overhrad costs, multiple delivery modes, fixed cost, forecast updates

102.

Stochastic Multi-Product Inventory Models with Limited Storage

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 111, No. 3, pp. 553-588, December 2001
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Dirk Beyer, Suresh Sethi and R. Sridhar
M-Factor, Inc., University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Multiproduct inventory model, warehousing constraints, dynamic programming, finite and infinite horizons, generalized base-stock policies, myopic policies, substitute property

103.

A Note on 'The Censored Newsvendor and the Optimal Acquisition of Information'

Operations Research, Vol. 57, No. 3, pp. 791-794, May-June 2009
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Inventory/production: unknown demand, lost sales, censoring, optimal policies, partial observations, incomplete demand information, Bayesian approach, myopic policy, unnormalized probability, dynamic programming, infinite dimensional state space, optimal control

104.

The Maximum Principle for Global Solutions of Stochastic Stackelberg Differential Games

SIAM Control and Optimization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2015
Alain Bensoussan, Shaokuan Chen and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Stackelberg differential game, maximum principle, forward-backward stochastic differential equation, Riccati equation

105.

Foreword to Handbook of Niche Marketing: Principles & Practice

IN TEVFIK DALGIC, HANDBOOK OF NICHE MARKETING: PRINCIPLES & PRACTICE, BEST BUSINESS BOOKS, The Haworth Reference Press, New York, 2006
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Feb 2009
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Niche Marketing, buzz, marketing strategy

106.

Economic Evaluation of Systems that Expedite Inventory Information

Production and Operations Management Society, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 360-368, May-June 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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economic evaluation, information delays,delay evaluation,base-stock policy, partially observed inventory, incomplete information, sufficient statistics, RFID, radio frequency identification tags

107.

Dynamic Optimal Control Models in Advertising: A Survey

SIAM Review, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 685-725, 1977
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Dynamic advertising models, optimal control, optimal advertising

108.

Optimal Pricing of a Personalized Product

Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, January 2008
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 16 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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personalized product, pricing, salvage loss, customized product, sensitivity analysis

109.

Capacity and Production Decisions in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems: An Asymptotic Optimal Hierarchical Approach

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 367-392, Fall 1992
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Michael I. Taksar, Qing Zhang and Suresh Sethi
University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased), University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Hierarchical Decision Making, Capacity Expansion, Production Planning, Dynamic Progrramming, Markov Processes, Near-Optimal Decisions

110.

Partially Observed Inventory Systems: The Case of Rain Checks

SIAM Journal of Control and Optimization, 47(5), 2008, 2490-2519
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Sonora - Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Richmond - Robins School of Business, Management Department
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Partially Observed Systems, inventroy control, Rain Checks, incomplete information, lost sales, optimal control, incomplete information, feedback policy, dynamic programming, unnormalized probability, infinite dimensional space

111.

Optimal Advertising and Pricing in a Dynamic Durable Goods Supply Chain

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Jul 2011
Anshuman Chutani and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Cooperative advertising, Stackelberg diff erential game, Nash di fferential game, sales-advertising dynamics, feedback Stackelberg equilibrium, Durable goods

112.

On the Optimal Control of Partially Observed Inventory Systems

Comptes Rendus de l'Academié des Sciences, Ser. Paris, Ser. I 341, pp. 419-426, 2005
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2008
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Optimal Control, Inventory models, Partially Observed Systems, unnormalized probabilities, infinite dimensional systems, conditional distributions, incomplete information

113.

Inventory Problems with Partially Observed Demands and Lost Sales

Journal of Optimization Theory & Applications, Vol. 136, No. 1, January 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Sonora - Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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inventory models, partially observed systems, incomplete information, lost sales

114.

Optimality of (s, S) Policies for a Stochastic Inventory Model with Proportional and Lump-Sum Shortage Costs

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2019
Lakdere Benkherouf and Suresh Sethi
Kuwait University - College of Science and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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inventory control, impulse control, quasi-variational inequality

115.

Optimal Ordering Policy and Value of Information under Delayed Lost Sales Observations

McCombs Research Paper Series No. IROM-05-09
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Inventory, newsvendor problem, partial observation, lost sales, incomplete demand information, dynamic programming, delayed observations

116.

A Dynamic Lot Size Problem with Multiple Customers: Customer-Specific Shipping and Backlogging Costs

IIE Transactions, Vol. 39, No. 11, November 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 May 2009
Purdue University, George Mason University - School of Business, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Dynamic lot sizing model, dynamic programming, forecast horizon, multiple customers

117.

A Periodic Review Inventory Model with Demand Influenced by Promotion Decisions

Management Science, Vol. 45, No. 11, pp. 1510-1523, November 1999
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2008
Feng Cheng and Suresh Sethi
IBM Research and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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dynamic inventory model, promoton decisions, base stock type policy, optimization, dynamic programming, Markovian decision process, production scheduling

118.

A Survey of the Maximum Principles for Optimal Control Problems with State Constraints

SIAM Review, Vol. 37,No. 2, pp. 181-218, 1995
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
R. F. Hartl, Suresh Sethi and Raymond Vickson
University of Vienna, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Waterloo - Department of Management Sciences
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optimal control; calculus of variations; maximum principles; state constraints; control constraints; mixed constraints; necessary conditions; sufficient conditions; jump conditions; adjoint variables

119.

Competing with Bandit Supply Chains

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Sep 2012
Meng Li, Suresh Sethi and Jun Zhang
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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bandit, competition, price, quality, feature, supply chain

Optimal Enhancement and Lifetime of Software Systems: A Control Theoretic Analysis

Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2014
University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems, Temple University - Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Fu-Jen Catholic University
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Software enhancement, lifetime, features, replacement, optimal control theory

Optimal Enhancement and Lifetime of Software Systems: A Control Theoretic Analysis

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 20, Issue 6, 2011, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-653
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems, Temple University - Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Fu-Jen Catholic University
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software enhancement, lifetime, features, replacement, optimal control theory

121.

On Throughput Maximization in Constant Travel-Time Robotic Cells

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 296-312, Fall 2002
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Texas A&M University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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maufacturing; robotic cell; identical parts; polynomial time algorithm

122.

A Theory of Rolling Horizon Decision Making

Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 29, No. 1, December 1991
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 07 May 2014
Suresh Sethi and Gerhard Sorger
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics
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rolling horizon, stochastic dynamic optimization, dynamic programming, forecast horizons, decision horizons, planning horizons, forecasting

123.

Sequencing of Parts and Robot Moves in a Robotic Cell

International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 331-358, June 1992
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Texas A&M University, University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Toronto
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Scheduling, Robotic cells, Cyclic production, 1-unit cycles, Sequencing robot moves, Computational complexity, NP-hard

124.

Causality Analysis and Multivariate Autoregressive Modelling with an Application to Supermarket Sales Analysis

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 3, November 1981, pp. 267-298.
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2014
Peter Caines, C. W. Keng and Suresh Sethi
Independent, University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Causality, Causality detection, Autoregressive modelling, Multiple causality, Simultaneous equations, Akaike's criterion, Supermarket sales analysis, Canadian supermarket data, multivariate stochastic processes

125.

Optimality of Base-Stock and (s, S) Policies for Inventory Problems with Information Delays

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 130, No. 2, pp. 153-172, August 2006
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2008
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Information delay, partial observations, stochastic inventory problem, incomplete information, base-stock policy, dynamic programming, sufficient statistic

126.

Optimal Consumption-Investment Decisions Allowing for Bankruptcy: A Survey

WORLDWIDE ASSET AND LIABILITY MODELING, W.T. Ziemba, J.M. Mulvey, eds., pp. 387-426, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K., 1998
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Consumption and Investment problem, Portfolio and Consumption problem, bankruptcy, subsistence consumption, minimal consumption, borrowing constraints, stochastic optimal control, martingale problems, optimal stopping problems, Risk aversion measures, Open Research Problems, financial engineering

127.

The Dynamic Lot Size Model with Stochastic Demands: A Decision Horizon Study

INFOR, Vol. 26, Issue 3, pp. 213-224, 1988
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
Sita Bhaskaran and Suresh Sethi
University of Pittsburgh and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Decision horizon, forecast horizon, stochastic demands, concave cost, dynamic lot size model, Wagner Whitin algorithm

128.

Optimal and Hierarchical Controls in Dynamic Stochastic Manufacturing Systems: A Survey

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 133-170, Spring 2002, ITORMS (Interactive Transactions of OR/MS), Vol. 3, No. 2, 2000
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
Suresh Sethi, Houmin Yan, Hanqin Zhang and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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manufacturing, hierarchical systems, dynamic programming, dynamic jobshops, optimal control, stochastic optimal control, operations and marketing, hierarchical decomposition, asymptotic optimality, averaging principle, multi time scale systems

129.

The Machine Maintenance and Sale Age Model of Kamien and Schwartz Revisited

Management Science, Vol. 53, No. 12, pp. 1964-1976, December 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2009
Alain Bensoussan and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Maintenance and replacement, optimal control, variational inequality, stochastic processes, the Kamien-Scwwartz model, machine replacement

130.

Hierarchical Production Planning in a Stochastic Manufacturing System with Long-Run Average Cost: Asymptotic Optimality and Error Bounds

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Apr 2008
Suresh Sethi, Hanqin Zhang and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Stochastic manufacturing system, hierarchical control, dynamic programming, viscosity solution, convergence rate, error bound, ergodic problem, long-run average cost

131.

Contingent Sourcing Under Supply Disruption and Competition

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2014
Bo He, Varun Gupta and Suresh Sethi
Chongqing University - School of Economy and Business Administration, University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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contingent sourcing, supply disruption, game theory, risk management

132.

Existence and Uniqueness of a Solution of a Partially Observed Stochastic Control Problem

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2011
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Management
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inventory/production, uncertainty, dynamic programming/optimal control, Markov, Stochastic Models

133.

Average Cost Optimality in Inventory Models with Markovian Demands and Lost Sales

ANALYSIS, CONTROL AND OPTIMIZATION OF COMPLEX DYNAMIC SYSTEMS, E.K. Boukas, R. P. Malhame, eds., Chapter 1, pp. 3-23, Springer, 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2014
Dirk Beyer and Suresh Sethi
M-Factor, Inc. and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Dynamic inventory model, lost sales, Markov chain, dynamic programming, infinite

134.

Peeling Layers of an Onion: Inventory Model with Multiple Delivery Modes and Forecast Updates

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 108, No. 2, pp. 253-281, February 2001
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi, Houmin Yan and Hanqin Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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forecast revisions, multiple delivery modes, stochastic optimization, base-stock policy, inventory models, Peeling Layers of an Onion, Forecast Updates, dynamic programming

135.

Optimal Production Planning in a Stochastic N-machine Flowshop with Long-Run Average Cost

Mathematics and Its Applications to Industry, pp. 121-140, 2000
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Apr 2008
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Production Planning, Optimal Control, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Long-Run Average Cost, Dynamic Programming, Ergodic Problem, Feedback Controls, Flowshop

136.

Simultaneous Optimization of Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Policy for Machines: A Modern Control Theory Approach

AIIE Transactions, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 156-163, June 1973
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 May 2012
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimization, Preventive Maintenance, Replacement Policy, Modern Control Theory

137.

Finite Production Rate Inventory Models with Increasing Production Cost

Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 401-414, 1983
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Jan 2010
Suresh Chand and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Multiperiod Problems, Forecast Horizons, Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Lot Size Models, Operations Management, inventory models

138.

A Production-Inventory Problem under an Energy Buy-Back Program

IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 395-406, July 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2014
Frank Chen, Suresh Sethi and Hanqin Zhang
City Univ. of Hong Kong - Dept of Management Scienes, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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Production-inventory model, (s; S) policy, dynamic programming, electricity use in production, energy buy-back program

139.

Sequencing and Scheduling in Robotic Cells: Recent Developments

Journal of Scheduling, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 387-426, October 2005
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 May 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Texas A&M University - Mays Business School, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Texas A&M University
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Scheduling, Robotic cells, Cyclic production, 1-unit cycles, Sequencing robot moves, Computational complexity, NP-hard, manufacturing, flexible manufacturing

140.

Explicit Solution of a General Consumption/Investment Problem

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 261-294, May 1986
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2015
Columbia University - Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Mathematical Sciences
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Mutual fund theorem,investment-consumption problem, consumption/portfolio problem, dynamic programming, stochastic control, bankruptcy,Brownian motion

141.

A Note on Modeling Simple Dynamic Cash Balance Problems

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 8, No. 4, 1973
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2009
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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cash balance problems, the maximum principle, optimal control problems, two-point boundary value problem, state constraints, cash management, financial engineering

142.

Optimal Firm Contributions to Open Source Software

MANAGEMENT SCIENCE AND ECONOMICS, Christophe Deissenberg and Richard F. Hartl, eds., pp. 197-212, Springer, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2008
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of California, Riverside (UCR), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Chongqing University - College of Economics and Business Administration
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Open sourcd software, dynamic games, game theory, differential games, optimal control, close-loop Nash equilibrium, software quality

143.

Inventory Models with Markovian Demands and Cost Functions of Polynomial Growth

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 98, No. 2, pp. 281-323, August 1998
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2008
Dirk Beyer, Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
M-Factor, Inc., University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Dynamic inventory models - Markov chains - dynamic programming, finite horizon, infinite horizon , cyclic demand, (s, S)-policy, inventory models, Markov process, cost with polynomial growth, average cost, ergodic problem, base-stockpolicy, incomplete information, partial observations

144.

The Branding Effect of Sponsored Search Advertising: Value-per-Click vs. Value-per-Impression

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2018
School of Management, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, University of Arizona - Department of Management Information Systems, Pennsylvania State University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Sponsored Search Advertising, Branding Effect, Direct Response, Advertising Decisions, Budget Decisions

Computation of Approximate Optimal Policies in a Partially Observed Inventory Model with Rain Checks

Automatica, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2020
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Richmond - Robins School of Business, Management Department
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partially observed inventory, rain checks, Chebyshev polynomials, Fast Fourier Transforms, incomplete inventory information. rain checks, inventory models, partially observed systems, dynamic programming

Computation of Approximate Optimal Policies in a Partially Observed Inventory Model With Rain Checks

Bensoussan, Alain & Çakanyildirim, Metin & Sethi, Suresh & Shi, Ruixia, Computation of Approximate Optimal Policies in Partially Observed Inventory Model With Rain Checks. Automatica, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2020
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Partially Observed Inventory, Rain Checks, Chebyshev Polynomials, Fast Fourier Transforms

146.

Optimal Production Control of a Failure-Prone Machine

Annals of Operations Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 28 May 2009
E. Khmelnitsky, Ernst Presman and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal Control, production control, inventory model, unreliable machine, threshold control, variational analysis

147.

A Note on Modeling Simple Dynamic Cash Balance Problem: Errata

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 13, No. 3, 1978
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 10 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2009
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Cash balance problems, cash management, optimal control, maximum principle, state constraints, financial engineering

148.

Optimal Equity and Financing Model of Krouse and Lee: Corrections and Extensions

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA), Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 487-505, 1978
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2009
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal Financing, optimal control, Miller-Modigliani theory, finacing mix, the maximum principle, retained earnings, equtiy financing, financial engineering

149.

Scheduling in Dual Gripper Robotic Cells for Productivity Gains

IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 324-341, June 2001
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Ottawa and Texas A&M University
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Scheduling, Robotic cells, Cyclic production, 1-unit cycles, Sequencing robot moves, Dual Gripper, Productivity gains

150.

Computational Evaluation of Hierarchical Production Control Policies for Stochastic Manufacturing Systems

Operations Research, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 258-274, March-April 1997
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2009
Chand Samaratunga, Suresh Sethi and Xun Yu Zhou
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Toronto
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Production Planning, Hierarchical Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Dynamic Programming, Asymptotic Optimality, Open-Loop Controls, Feedback Controls, Error Bounds, Computational Evaluations, Just-in-time inventory management, two-boundary controls, Kanban controls, CONWIP

151.

Scheduling of a Job Shop with Two Machine Centers Having Parallel Machines

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Sep 2010
University of Toronto, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Texas A&M University
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scheduling, job shop, two machine centers, parallel machines

152.

Multi-Period Lot-Sizing with Stationary Demand: Extension to Forecast Horizons

Handbook of EOQ Inventory Problems: Stochastic and Deterministic Models and Applications (Choi ed.), Springer, New York, 2013, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jan 2013
Suresh Chand and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Multi-period Lot-sizing, Stationary Demand, Extension to Forecast Horizons

153.

Scheduling Dual Gripper Robotic Cell: One-Unit Cycles

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 171, No. 2, pp. 598-631, June 2006
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Texas A&M University
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Scheduling, Robotic cells, Cyclic production, 1-unit cycles, Sequencing robot moves

154.

Optimal Feedback Controls in Dynamic Stochastic Jobshops

MATHEMATICS OF STOCHASTIC MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS; LECTURES IN APPLIED MATHEMATICS, G. Yin, Q. Zhang, eds., Vol. 33, pp. 235-252, American Mathematical Society, 1997
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jan 2009
Ernst Presman, Suresh Sethi and Wulin Suo
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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Production planning, Optimal control, Dynamic programming, state constraints, feedback controls, inventory problem, jobshop, piecewise deterministic processes

155.

Scheduling Multiple Parts in a Robotic Cell Served by a Dual-Gripper Robot

Operations Research, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 65-82, January-February 2004
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
Texas A&M University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science
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Scheduling, Robotic cells, Cyclic production, 1-unit cycles, Sequencing robot moves, Computational complexity, NP-hard

156.

The Classical Average-Cost Inventory Models of Iglehart and Veinott-Wagner Revisited

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 101, No. 3, pp. 523-555, June 1999
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2008
Dirk Beyer and Suresh Sethi
M-Factor, Inc. and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Dynamic inventory models, long-run average costs, (s, S) policy, infinite horizon, stationary analysis, dynamic programming, Veinott and Wagner, Iglehart

157.

Average Cost Optimality in Inventory Models with Markovian Demands: A Summary

Proceedings of the MSOM Conference, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA, 1996
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2009
Dirk Beyer and Suresh Sethi
M-Factor, Inc. and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Inventory model, dynamic programming, average cost optimality, Markovian demand, (s, S) policy, State-dependent (s, S) policy

158.

Discrete Forecast Horizons for Two-Product Variants of the Dynamic Lot-Size Problem

International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 120, pp. 430-436, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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159.

Sourcing Contract Under Countervailing Incentives

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Mar 2019
Qi Feng, Xianghua Gan and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - School of Business Administration and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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supply contract, adverse selection, supply chain efficiency, type-dependent reservation profit, countervailing incentives

160.

Forecast Horizons for a Class of Dynamic Lot-Size Problems under Discrete Future Demand

Operations Research, Vol. 55, No. 4, pp. 688-702, July-August 2007
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2009
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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inventory/production, planning horizons, programming, integer, applications

161.

Existence and Derivation of Forecast Horizons in a Dynamic Lot Size Model with Nondecreasing Holding Costs

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 212-224, Spring 1992
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Stanislaw Bylka and Suresh Sethi
Polish Academy of Sciences and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Forecast Horizons, Solution Horizons, Decision Horizons, Dynamic Lot Size Model, Graph Theory, Wagner-Whitin Algorithm, Inventory Theory, Dynamic Programming, Fowrard Algorithm

162.

Hierarchical Production Controls in a Stochastic Two-Machine Flowshop with a Finite Internal Buffer

IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 1-13, February 1997
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Jan 2009
Suresh Sethi, Qing Zhang and Xun Yu Zhou
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics and University of Toronto
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Production Planning, Hierarchical Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Dynamic Programming, Asymptotic Optimality, Open-Loop Controls, Feedback Controls, Error Bounds, Discrete event systems, stochastic optimal control.

A Stochastic Extension of the Miller-Modigliani Framework

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 57-76, October 1991
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi, N. A. Derzko and John P. Lehoczky
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Toronto and Carnegie Mellon University
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Miller-Modigliani theory, MM theory, partial equilibrium, dividend approach, cash-flow approach, share price, value of firm, stochastic process, stochastic firm, risk neutrality, risk aversion, share repurchase, financial valuation, infinite horizon firm

A Stochastic Extension of the Miller-Modigliani Framework

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 1, Issue 4, pp. 57-76, October 1991
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Suresh Sethi, N. A. Derzko and John P. Lehoczky
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Toronto and Carnegie Mellon University
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164.

Average Cost Optimal Policy for a Stochastic Two-Machine Flowshop with Limited Work-in-Process

NONLINEAR ANALYSIS: THEORY, METHODS & APPLICATIONS, Vol. 47, pp. 5671-5678, 2001
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2009
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Production Planning, Optimal Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Long-Run Average Cost, Dynamic Programming, Ergodic Problem, Feedback Controls, flowshop, average cost optimality

165.

Christmas Toy Manufacturer's Problem: An Application of the Stochastic Maximum Principle

Opsearch, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 161-173, 1977
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Mar 2011
Suresh Sethi and Gerald L. Thompson
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University
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Stochastic Maximum Principle

166.

Optimal Consumption and Investment Policies with Bankruptcy Modelled by a Diffusion with Delayed Reflection

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2010
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Consumption and Investment problem, Portfolio and Consumption problem, bankruptcy, stochastic optimal control, nonterminal bankruptcy, delayed reflection, dynamic programming

167.

A Mixed Optimization Technique for the Generalized Machine Replacement Problem

Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 471-481, 1972
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi and Thomas E. Morton
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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machine replacement, Wagner-Whitin algorthm, optimal control, maintenance, maximum principle, dynamic programming

168.

Near Optimization of Dynamic Systems by Decomposition and Aggregation

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 99, No. 1, pp. 1-22, October 1998
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Suresh Sethi and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Optimal control, dynamic systems, decomposition, aggregation, near optimization

169.

Hierarchical Production Control in a Stochastic Manufacturing System with Long-Run Average Cost

Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, Vol. 214, No. 1, pp. 151-172, 1997
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
Suresh Sethi, Hanqin Zhang and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Production Planning, Hierarchical Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Long-Run Average Cost, Dynamic Programming, Ergodic Problem, Asymptotic Optimality, Open-Loop Controls, Feedback Controls

170.

Policy Implications of an Inter-temporal Analysis of Advertising Budgeting Models

Proceedings of Midwest AIDS Conference, Michigan State University, April 13-14, 1973, A15-A18
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
Suresh Sethi, R. E. Turner and C. E. Neuman
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Optimal Control, Inter-Temporal Advertising Expenditures

171.

Existence of Optimal Feedback Production Plans in Stochastic Flowshops with Limited Buffers

Automatica, Vol. 33, No. 10, pp. 1899-1903, 1997
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Jan 2009
Ernst Presman, Suresh Sethi and Wulin Suo
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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Production Planning, Optimal feedback Control, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Dynamic Programming, Verification Theorem, Flow control, Markov Chains, State Constraints, Inventory Control

172.

Computing Minimal Forecast Horizons: An Integer Programming Approach

Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 239-258, June 2006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2008
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Multiperiod Problems, Forecast Horizons, Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Lot Size Models, Operations Management, integer programming

173.

Analysis of Average Cost Optimality for an Unreliable Two-Machine Flowshop

Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Optimization Techniques and Applications, pp. 94-112, 1998
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Production planning, Dynamic programming, state constraints, feedback controls, optimal control theory, long-run average cost

174.

Infinite-Horizon Investment Consumption Model with a Nonterminal Bankruptcy

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 74, No. 2, pp. 333-346, August 1992, Optimal Consumption and Investment with Bankruptcy, Chapter 4, pp. 67-84, Kluwer Academic Press, 1997
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2010
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Consumption and investment, bankruptcy, infinite-horizon problems, diffusion with delayed reflection, stochastic optimal control, nonterminal bankruptcy

175.

Impulse Control with Random Reaction Periods: A Central Bank Intervention Problem

Operations Research Letters, 40, 425-430, 2012
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Department of Mathematics, Florida Atlantic University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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impulse control, central bank interventions, market reactions, variational inequality

176.

A Useful Transformation of Hamiltonians Occurring in Optimal Control Problems In Economic Analyses

Journal of Management Science and Applied Cybernetics, Vol. 2, Vol. 3, pp. 115-131, 1973
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Maximum principle, Hamiltonian, Optimal Control, Discounting, Long-run stationary equilibrium, autonomous systems, economic analyses, economic interpretation, adjoint variables

177.

Asymptotic Optimal Feedback Controls in Stochastic Dynamic Two-Machine Flowshops

RECENT ADVANCES IN CONTROL AND OPTIMIZATION OF MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS, LECTURE NOTES IN CONTROL AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, G. Yin, Q. Zhang, eds., Vol. 214, pp. 147-180, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1996
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2014
Suresh Sethi and Xun Yu Zhou
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Toronto
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Production Planning, Hierarchical Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Dynamic Programming, Asymptotic Optimality, Feedback Controls, Kanban policy, Inventory problems, Flowshops, Threshold-type controls

178.

The Role of MNCs in the Transfer of FMS Technology: Implications for Home and Host Countries

Proceedings of the 1st ORSA/TIMS Conference on Flexible Manufacturing Systems, pp. 117-122, 1984
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Mar 2011
Joe D'Cruz and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Multinational Corporations, Flexible Manufacturing Systems, FMS, Technology Transfer, CAD/CAM, Economies of Scope, Long Lead Times, Canada

179.

Optimal Pricing in a Hazard Rate Model of Demand

Optimal Control Applications and Methods, Vol. 24, pp. 183–196, 2003
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi and Frank M. Bass (deceased)
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Deceased
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pricing of durable products, optimal pricing, hazard rate, optimal control

180.

Feedback Control in Flowshops

UNSOLVED PROBLEMS IN MATHEMATICAL SYSTEMS & CONTROL THEORY, V. D. Blondel and A. Megretski, eds., pp. 140-143, Princeton University Press, Princeton NJ, 2004
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2009
Suresh Sethi and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Stochastic manufacturing systems, hierarchical decision making, feedback control, flowshos

181.

Some Insights into Near-Optimal Plans for Stochastic Manufacturing Systems

MATHEMATICS OF STOCHASTIC MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS: LECTURES IN APPLIED MATHEMATICS, G. Yin, Q. Zhang, eds., Vol. 33, pp. 287-315, American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, 1997
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jan 2009
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Hierarchical manufacturing systems, hierarchical decomposition, singular perturbations, time-scale decomposition, flowshop, production planning, threshold-type control, Kanban control, near-optimal solutions, stochastic control, optimal control, capacity loss phenomenon

182.

A Note on Productivity Gains in Flexible Robotic Cells

International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 5-21, January 2005
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
Texas A&M University - Mays Business School, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Ottawa and Texas A&M University
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Scheduling, Robotic cells, Cyclic production, 1-unit cycles, Sequencing robot moves, Computational complexity, NP-hard, flexible robotic cells

183.

Hierarchical Production Control in a Stochastic N-Machine Flowshop with Limited Buffers

Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, No. 246, pp. 28-57, 2000
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2008
Suresh Sethi, Hanqin Zhang and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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hierarchical control, manufacturing systems, stochastic dynamic programming, optimal control, discounted cost

184.

Explicit Solution of a General Consumption/Portfolio Problem with Subsistence Consumption and Bankruptcy

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 16, No. 3-4, pp. 747-768, 1992.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi, Michael I. Taksar and Ernst Presman
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)
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Consumption/portfolio problem, investment-consumption problem, dynamic programming, stochastic control, subsistence consumption, bankruptcy

185.

Linear Optimal Control Problems and Generalized Linear Programs

The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 467-476, June 1981
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
George B. Dantzig (deceased) and Suresh Sethi
Deceased and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Linear Programming, generalized programming, maximum principle, semi-infinite programming, linear optimal control problems, optimal control, state constraints, necessary optimality conditions, Hamiltoinian, mathematical programming

186.

Some Complexity Issues in a Class of Knapsack Problems: What Makes a Knapsack Problem 'Hard'?

INFOR, Vol. 32, Issue 3, p. 149-161, August 1994
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
D. Krass, Suresh Sethi and Gerhard Sorger
Rotman School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics
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Computational complexity, parametrized knapsack problems, polynomially recognizable sets, greedy algorithms

187.

Minimizing Makespan in a Class of Reentrant Shops

Operations Research, Vol. 45, No. 5, pp. 702-712, 1997
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2009
M. W. Wang, Suresh Sethi and S. L. van de Velde
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management
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Scheduling, Reentrant shop, Makespan, Heuristics, Computational Complexity, NP hard, NP Complete

188.

Dynamic Optimal Control Models in Advertising: Recent Developments

Management Science, Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 195-226, 1994
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Gustav Feichtinger, R. F. Hartl and Suresh Sethi
Vienna University of Technology - Institute for Econometrics, Operations Research and Systems Theory, University of Vienna and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Advertising, optimal control, dynamic models, pricing, marketing mix, competition,Sethi model, Nerlove-Arrow model, Vidale-Wolfe model, sales-advertising response

189.

Optimal Financing of a Corporation Subject to Random Returns

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 12, pp. 155-172, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 06 Feb 2003
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Optimal Advertising Policy with the Contagion Model

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 615-627, December 1979
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal control, advertising, Green's theorem approach, nearest feasible parth, infinite horizon, optimal stationary equilibria. economic application

Optimal Advertising Policy with the Contagion Model

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 29(4) Dec. 1979, 615-627
Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management

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Optimal control, advertising, Green's theorem approach, nearest feasible path, infinite horizon, optimal stationary equilibria, economic application, epidemic

191.

On Optimality of Stochastic N-Machine Flowshop with Long-Run Average Cost

STOCHASTIC THEORY AND CONTROL: LECTURE NOTES IN CONTROL AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, B. Pasik-Duncan, ed., Vol. 280, pp. 399-417, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2002
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 May 2008 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2014
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Production Planning, Optimal Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Long-Run Average Cost, Dynamic Programming, Ergodic Problem, Feedback Controls, flowshop

192.

Multiple Finite Production Rate Dynamic Lot Size Inventory Models

Operations Research, Vol. 29, No. 5, pp. 931-944, Sep/Oct 1981
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2010
Suresh Sethi and Suresh Chand
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Purdue University
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Multiperiod Problems, Forecast Horizons, Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Lot Size Models, Operations Management, inventory models

193.

Decision and Forecast Horizons for One-Dimensional Optimal Control Problems: Existence Results and Applications

Optimal Control Applications & Methods, Vol. 13, pp. 179-192, 1992
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2012
Ryszarda Rempala and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Forecast and decision horizons, optimal control, state constraints, production-inventory models

194.

Market Feedbacks and the Limits to Growth

INFOR, Vol. 15, Issue 1, pp. 1-21, February 1977
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
G. David Quirin and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Limits to growth, Forrester-Meadows models, feedback, aggregation, disaggregation, population, economic growth, pollution, steady state solution, technological progress

195.

Hierarchical Production Controls for a Stochastic Manufacturing System with Long-Run Average Cost: Asymptotic Optimality

STOCHASTIC ANALYSIS, CONTROL, OPTIMIZATION AND APPLICATIONS: A VOLUME IN HONOR OF W.H. FLEMING, W. M. McEneaney, G. Yin, Q. Zhang, eds., Birkhäuser, 1999
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Apr 2008
Suresh Sethi and Hanqin Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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Production Planning, Hierarchical Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Dynamic Programming, Asymptotic Optimality, Open-Loop Controls, Open-Loop Controls, Viscosity Solution

196.

Average-Cost Optimal Policies for an Unreliable Flexible Multiproduct Machine

International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 147-157, 1999
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Suresh Sethi and Hanqin Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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multiproduct FMS, long run average cost , hedging point policy, flexible manufacturing systems, unreleliable machines, production planning

197.

Deterministic Retrial Times are Optimal in Queues with Forbidden States

INFOR, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 374-386, August 1989
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
V. G. Kulkarni and Suresh Sethi
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal Retrial Times, Queueing, Regenerative States, Retrial queues

198.

Hierarchical Production Control in Dynamic Stochastic Jobshops with Long-Run Average Cost

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 106, No. 2, pp. 231-264, August 2000
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2008
Suresh Sethi, Hanqin Zhang and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Hierarchical control, manufacturing systems, stochastic dynamic programming, optimal control, long-run average cost

199.

Optimal Consumption and Investment Policies Allowing Consumption Constraints and Bankruptcy

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 613-636, November 1983
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 20 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2011
Carnegie Mellon University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University - Department of Mathematical Sciences
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Consumption and Investment Problem, bankruptcy, dynamic programming, stochastic control

200.

Nearest Feasible Paths in Optimal Control Problems: Theory, Examples, and Counterexamples

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 563-579, December 1977
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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DNSS points, Nearest feasible paths, most rapid approach paths, MRAP, Optimal control, Green's theorem, infinite horizon, multiplicative problems, optimal stationary equilibrium, economic applications, Skiba points

201.

Scheduling in Production, Supply Chain and Industry 4.0 Systems by Optimal Control: Fundamentals, State-of-the-Art, and Applications

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2020
Independent, ITMO University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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optimal program control, deterministic control, maximum principle, scheduling, attainable sets, algorithms

202.

Buyback Contracts with a Stochastic Demand Curve

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2020
affiliation not provided to SSRN, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Center for Forecasting Science; Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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Supply chain management, marketing interface, buyback contract, stochastic demand curve

203.

Asymptotic Optimality of Hierarchical Controls in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems: A Review

OPERATIONS RESEARCH: METHODS, MODELS, AND APPLICATIONS, J. E. Aronson, S. Zionts, eds., Quoram Books, 1998
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jan 2009
Suresh Sethi and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Production Planning, Hierarchical Controls, Stochastic Manufacturing System, Dynamic Programming, Asymptotic Optimality, Open-Loop Controls, Feedback Controls, Error Bounds, Flowshops, Jobshops, Prpmotion, Capacity Expansion

204.

Hierarchical Production Control in a Stochastic N-Machine Flowshop with Long-Run Average Cost

Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, No. 251, pp. 285-309, 2000
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2008
Suresh Sethi, Hanqin Zhang and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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hierarchical control, manufacturing systems, stochastic dynamic programming, optimal control, long-run average cost

205.

Optimal and Market Control in a Dynamic Economic System with Endogenous Heterogeneous Labor

IFORS/IFAC International Conference, Coventry, England, July 9-12, 1973 , IEE Conference Publication, No. 101, pp. 172-185
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2011
Timothy W. Mcguire and Suresh Sethi
Management Science Associates, Inc. and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal Economic Dynamics, Heterogeneous Labor, Discrete Maximum Principle

206.

Minimizing Makespan in Flowshops with Pallet Requirements: Computational Complexity

INFOR, Vol. 35 Issue 4, pp. 277-285, November 1997
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Texas A&M University and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management
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flowshop scheduling, makespan, pallets, buffers, computational complexity

207.

On the Complexity of Generalized Due Date Scheduling Problems

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 51, No. 1, pp. 100-109, March 1991
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Management Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Texas A&M University
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Machine scheduling, complexity theory, due dates, NP-complete

208.

Dominance of Cyclic Solutions and Challenges in the Scheduling of Robotic Cells

SIAM Review, Vol. 47, No. 4, pp. 709-721, 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
Milind Dawande, Neil Geismar and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Department of Information Systems & Operations Management, Texas A&M University - Mays Business School and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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combinatorial optimization, robotics, discrete-time systems, scheduling theory

209.

Optimal Skill Mix: An Application of the Maximum Principle for Systems with Retarded Controls

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 23, pp. 245-275, October 1977
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi and Timothy W. Mcguire
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Management Science Associates, Inc.
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Human capital, optimal control, retarded control problems, labor training, economics, maximum principle

210.

Finite-Production-Rate Inventory Models with First and Second Shift Setups

Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 401-414, 1983
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2010
Suresh Chand and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Planning horizon, Forecast horizon, decision horizon, forward procedures, lot size model, dynamic programming, inventory models, inventory/production, setup cost

211.

Distribution of Bankruptcy Time in a Consumption/Portfolio Problem

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 20, Nos. 1-3, January-March 1996
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Ernst Presman and Suresh Sethi
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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consumption/portfolio problem ,bankruptcy, subsistence consumption, stochastic control

212.

General Solution of the Stochastic Price-Dividend Integral Equation: A Theory of Financial Valuation

SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis, Vol. 15, No. 6, pp. 1100-1113, 1984
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi, N. A. Derzko and John P. Lehoczky
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Toronto and Carnegie Mellon University
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Price-Dividend Equation, Theory of Financial Valuation, Miller-Modigliani theory, MM theory, stochastic firm, integral equations, cash-flow approach, dividend approch, share price, tranversality condition, martingales, arbitrage, partial equilibrium, share repurchase, risk aversion, risk neutrality

213.

A Hold-Up Problem With Behavioral Considerations

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2020
Ernan Haruvy, Elena Katok, Zhongwen Ma and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Dynamic Psychological Game; Hold-Up Problem; Incomplete Contract; Vengeance; Handshake

214.

Optimal Investment-Consumption Decisions With Partially Observed Inflation: A Discrete-Time Formulation

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jul 2019
Alain Bensoussan and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Portfolio-consumption problems, partial observations, inflation, mutual fund theorems, discrete time formulation

215.

Coordinating Contracts for a Financially Constrained Supply Chain

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2020
Shuang Xiao, Suresh Sethi, Mengqi Liu and Shihua Ma
Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Formerly Tongi Medical University), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Hunan University - Business School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Supply Chain Coordination; Financial Constraints; Trade Credit; Default Cost; Generalized Revenue-Sharing Contract

216.

An Application of the Maximum Principle to a Heterogenous Labor Model with Retarded Controls

Proceedings of the Fourteenth Biennial Seminar of the Canadian Mathematical Congress, University of Western Ontario, August 12-25, 1973 , OPTIMAL CONTROL THEORY AND ITS APPLICATIONS, PART II, LECTURE NOTES IN ECONOMICS AND MATHEMATICAL SYSTEMS, Vol. 106, p. 197, B.J. Kirby, ed., Springer-Verlag, Berlin
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2011
Timothy W. Mcguire and Suresh Sethi
Management Science Associates, Inc. and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Market Instability, Structural Unemployment, Heterogeneous Labor Model

217.

Minimizing Makespan in a Pallet-Constrained Flowshop

Journal of Scheduling, Vol. 2, No. 3, 1999
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 17 Jan 2009
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Texas A&M University, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Scheduling; Flow-shop; Resource optimization; Makespan, Heuristics, Constraint on pallets, Worst-case bounds, the Gilmore-Gomory algorithm

218.

A Linear Bang-Bang Model of Firm Behavior and Water Quality

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. AC-22, No. 5, pp. 706-714, October 1977
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Pollution control, optimal control, water quality, Bang-bang control, multiple stationary equilibria, optimal production policy

219.

Concepts of Forecast and Decision Horizons: Applications to Dynamic Stochastic Optimization Problems

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 295-310, 1988
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2015
Christian Bes and Suresh Sethi
Independent and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Forecast horizons, decision Horizons, planning horizons, dynamic stochastic optimization, solution horizon

220.

Consumption-Investment Problem with Subsistence Consumption, Bankruptcy, and Random Market Coefficients

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 93, No. 2, pp. 243-272, May 1997
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2015
Abel Cadenillas and Suresh Sethi
University of Alberta - Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Consumption-investment problem, optimal stopping time, utility function, stochastic control, martingale representation theorem, change of probability measure, bankruptcy, KLSS model, Girsanov change of measure, subsistence consumption

221.

Strong Decision and Forecast Horizons in a Convex Production Planning Problem

Optimal Control Applications & Methods, Vol. 5, pp. 319-330, 1984
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
William Paterson University of New Jersey, Carnegie Mellon University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Production-inventory planning, strong decision and forecast horizons, warehouse capacity constraints, branch and bound algorithms

222.

Recursiveness, Causality, and Feedback

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. AC-24, No. 1, pp. 113-115, February 1979
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Peter Caines and Suresh Sethi
Independent and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Causality, feedback, recursiveness, stochasic processes, time series analyses, Multivariate processes

223.

Asymptotically Optimal Production Policies in Dynamic Stochastic Jobshops with Limited Buffers

Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, Vol. 317, No. 2, pp. 398-428, 2006
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2008
Yumei Hou, Hanqin Zhang, Suresh Sethi and Qing Zhang
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Optimal production policy, Stochastic manufacturing systems, Stochastic dynamic programming, Discounted cost, Asymptotic analysis

224.

Optimal Software Development: A Control Theoretic Approach

Information Systems Research, September 2005, Vol. 16, No. 3, 292-306, University of Alberta School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-656
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 03 May 2014
Yonghua Ji, Vijay Mookerjee and Suresh Sethi
University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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optimal software development, concurrent development and debugging, optimal control theory

225.

Minimal Forecast Horizons in Equipment Replacement Models with Multiple Technologies and General Switching Costs

Naval Research Logistics, Vol. 39, No. 4, pp. 487-507, 1992
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2015
Stanislaw Bylka, Gerhard Sorger and Suresh Sethi
Polish Academy of Sciences, University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Planning horizon, Forecast horizon, decision horizon, forward procedures, machine replacement model, dynamic programming, improving technological environment, switching cost

226.

Mathematical Analysis of the Miller-Modigliani Theory

Operations Research Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 4, pp. 148-152, September 1982
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
Suresh Sethi, N. A. Derzko and John P. Lehoczky
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Toronto and Carnegie Mellon University
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MM Theory, Miller-Modigliani theory, partial equlibrium, dividend approach, cash flow approach, valuation of firm. arbitrage pricing, share repurchase, MM theory, financial valuation, infinite horizon firm

227.

A Note on a Simplified Approach to the Valuation of Risky Streams

Operations Research Letters, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 13-17, April 1984
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2010
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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valuation, arbitrage, stochastic processes, linear functional, valuation functional, valuation of risky streams, arbitrage approach

228.

Planning Horizon Procedures for Machine Replacement Models

Management Science, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 140-151, February 1979
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2015
Suresh Sethi and Suresh Chand
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Purdue University
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Machine Replacement Models; Multiperiod Problems; Forecast Horizons; Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Operations Management, technology forecast

229.

Turnpike Sets and Their Analysis in Stochastic Production Planning Problems

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 932-950, 1992
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2015
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Koc University - College of Administrative Sciences and Economics, University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics and Independent
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production planning, stochastic optimal control, viscosity solutions, stocahstic manufacturing systems, threshold policy, turnpike sets, turnpike theory, hierarchical controls, asymptotic optimality

230.

An Extension of 'Dividend Policy, Growth, and the Valuation of Shares' by Miller and Modigliani

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2020
Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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231.

Feedback Stackelberg-Nash Equilibria in Mixed Leadership Games with an Application to Cooperative Advertising

SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, Volume 57, Issue 5
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2020
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, School of Decision Sciences, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong and The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Department of Statistics
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Stackelberg differential game, Nash differential game, feedback solution, cooperative advertising

232.

Short Communication: An Exercise in Modelling of Consumption, Import and Export of an Exhaustible Resource

Optimal Control Applications & Methods, Vol. 11 , pp. 191-196, 1990
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
Suresh Sethi and Gerhard Sorger
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics
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Optimal control, non-renewable resource, import/export, consumption, Maximum principle

233.

A Note on "Level Schedules for Mixed-Model Assembly Lines in Just-in-Time Production Systems"

Management Science, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 121-122 , January 1991
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
Wieslaw Kubiak and Suresh Sethi
University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Production planning, Dynamic programming, mixed model assembly lines, production scheduling, assignment problem

234.

Multilevel Hierarchical Decision Making in Stochastic Marketing-Production Systems

SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 528-553, 1995
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Suresh Sethi and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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stochastic manufacturing systems, marketing-production planning, hierarchical control, Markov processes, dynamic programming, viscosity solutions

235.

Guarding Against Disruption Risk by Contracting under Information Asymmetry

Decision Sciences, 2020
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Jun 2020
Guo Li, Mengqi Liu, Yiwen Bian and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas, Hunan University - Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Reliability enhancement; Push regime; Pull regime; Menu screening; Information asymmetry

236.

Co-Op Advertising with Two Competing Retailers: A Feedback Stackelberg-Nash Game

Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Operations Research and Enterprise Systems, Valletta, Malta, Feb 22-24, 2020
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Apr 2020
Selin Savaşkan and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Differential games, Distribution channels, Cooperative advertising, Retail competition, Participation rate, Feedback Stackelberg-Nash game

237.

Conditions for the Existence of Decision Horizons for Discounted Problems in a Stochastic Environment: A Note

Operations Research Letters, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 61-64, June 1985
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 15 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
Suresh Sethi and Sita Bhaskaran
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Pittsburgh
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Multiperiod Problems, Forecast Horizons, Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Lot Size Models, Operations Management, Existence, Sufficiency Conditions, Stochastic Problems

238.

Stability of Real-Time Lot-Scheduling and Machine Replacement Policies with Quality Levels

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 45, No. 11, pp. 2193-2196, November 2000
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Jan 2009
Gerhard Sorger, Xun Yu Zhou and Suresh Sethi
University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics, University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Lot scheduling, machine replacement, Markov process, unreliable machines, quality levels, scheduling, stability, recurrence

239.

Efficient Algorithms for Flexible Job Shop Scheduling with Parallel Machines

Naval Research Logistics, 2020
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Apr 2020
University of Toronto, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Texas A&M University
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flexible job shop scheduling; makespan; approximation algorithm; absolute worst-case error bound

240.

Return Strategy and Pricing in a Dual-Channel Supply Chain

International Journal of Production Economics, 215, 153-164, 2019
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2020
Guo Li, Suresh Sethi, Lin Li and Xu (Gavin) Guan
University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Beijing Institute of Technology and School of Management, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
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Direct Channel, Indirect Channel, Return Policy, Perceived Value of Return Policy, Game Theory

241.

Distributed Parameter Systems Approach to the Optimal Cattle Ranching Problem

Optimal Control Applications & Methods, Vol. 1, pp. 3-10, 1980
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 01 May 2014
N. A. Derzko, Suresh Sethi and Gerald L. Thompson
University of Toronto, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University
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Optimal cattle ranching problem, distributed parameter control systems, socio-economic problems, hereditory systems

242.

Earliness-Tardiness Scheduling Problems, II: Deviation of Completion Times About a Restrictive Common Due Date

Operations Research,Vol. 39, No. 5, pp. 847-856, September - October 1991
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Nicholas G. Hall, Wieslaw Kubiak and Suresh Sethi
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Management Sciences, University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Production, scheduling, earliness-tardiness, common due date, computational complexity,dynamic programming

243.

Hierarchical Capacity Expansion and Production Planning Decisions in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems

Journal of Operations Management, Vol. 12, No. 3-4, pp. 331-352, June 1995
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Suresh Sethi, Michael I. Taksar and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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Stochastic manufacturing systems, Hierarchical decisions, Capacity expansion,Production planning, Dynamic programming,Asymptotic optimality, Markov process, Singular perturbations, Near optimality, Strategic decisions, Operationa decisions, Decentralization

244.

Optimal Policies for Inventory Systems with Piecewise-Linear Concave Ordering Costs

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The University of Texas at Dallas, The University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Generalized (S, S) Policy, Inventory-Production, Stochastic, Dynamic Programming-Optimal Control, Applications, Functional Bellman Equation, Quantity Discounts, Contraction Mapping

Evaluating Long-Term Service Performance under Short-Term Forecast Updates

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2020
Alain Bensoussan, Qi Feng, Sirong Luo and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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newsvendor model; in-stock rate; fill rate; long-term service level; demand forecast update

Evaluating Long-Term Service Performance under Short-Term Forecast Updates

Proceedings of the 14th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, Bucharest, Romania, May 23-25, 2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Apr 2020
Alain Bensoussan, Qi Feng and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Newsvendor model; in-stock rate; fill rate; long-term service level; demand forecast update

Optimal Abatement and Emission Permit Trading Policies in a Dynamic Transboundary Pollution Game

Dynamic Games and Applications, 8(3), 2018, 542-572.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2020
Shuhua Chang, Suresh Sethi and Xinyu Wang
Tianjin University of Finance & Economics, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Tianjin University of Finance & Economics
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Transboundary pollution, Differential game, Pollution abatement strategies ,Emission permits trading, Hamilton–Jacobi–Bellman equation

247.

Hierarchical Decomposition of Production and Capacity Investment Decisions in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems

International Transactions in Operational Research, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 435-451, 1994
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 14 May 2019
Suresh Sethi, Michael I. Taksar and Qing Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics
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production, inventory, investment, capital budgeting, planning, optimization; control; systems, Markov, dynamic programming

248.

Supply Chains Involving a Mean-Variance-Skewness-Kurtosis Newsvendor: Analysis and Coordination

Production and Operations Management, Online January 2020
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Apr 2020
University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) - School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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finance-operations interface; risk analysis; decision analysis; supply chain coordination

249.

Stochastic Production Planning with Production Constraints

SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, Vol. 22, No. 6, pp. 920-935, 1984
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Jan 2019
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Waterloo - Department of Management Sciences and University of Toronto
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production-inventory model, aggregate planning, stochastic optimal control, dynamic programming, control constraints,policy iteration, HMMS Model

250.

On the Maximum Principle for a Class of Discrete Dynamical Systems with Lags

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 445-454, July 1976, Management Sciences Research Report No. 262
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
C.A. Burdet and Suresh Sethi
Carnegie Mellon University and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Necessary conditions, advertising models, discrete maximum principle, directional convexity, optimal control

251.

Decision and Forecast Horizons in a Stochastic Environment: A Survey

Optimal Control Applications & Methods, Vol. 8, pp. 201-217, 1987
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Sita Bhaskaran and Suresh Sethi
University of Pittsburgh and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Decision horizon, forecast horizon, stochastic optimization

252.

Quantity Flexibility Contracts: Optimal Decisions with Information Updates

Decision Sciences, Vol., 35, No. 4, pp. 691-712, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2018
Suresh Sethi, Houmin Yan and Hanqin Zhang
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences
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Dynamic Programming, Forecast Updates, Stochastic Ordering, Supply Chain Management, and Supply Contracts.

253.

Average Cost Optimality for an Unreliable Two-Machine Flowshop with Limited Internal Buffer

Annals of Operation Research, Vol. 98, pp. 333-351, 2000
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2014
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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production planning, stochastic dynamic programming, optimal control, long-run average cost

254.

Dynamics and Optimization of a Distributed Sales-Advertising Model

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 443-461, March 1987
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Thomas I. Seidman, Suresh Sethi and N. A. Derzko
UMBC, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Toronto
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sales-advertising models, population dynamics, optimal control, distributed parameter systems, diffusion models

255.

An Optimal Stochastic Production Planning Problem with Randomly Fluctuating Demand

SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, Vol. 25, No. 6, pp. 1494-1502, 1987
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Brown University - Division of Applied Mathematics, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Koc University - College of Administrative Sciences and Economics
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production planning, stochastic optimal control, viscosity solutions, stocahstic manufacturing systems, threshold policy

256.

Optimal Contracts for Infinite Horizon Supplier-Retailer Dynamic Model

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2020
Alain Bensoussan, Shaokuan Chen and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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257.

Sourcing Contract under Countervailing Incentives

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2020
Qi Feng, Xianghua Gan and Suresh Sethi
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) - School of Business Administration and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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supply contract, adverse selection, supply chain efficiency, type-dependent reservation profit, countervailing incentives

258.

Hierarchical Controls in Stochastic Manufacturing Systems with Convex Costs

Journal of Optimizztion Theory and Applications, Vol. 80, No. 2, pp. 299-317, FEBRUARY 1994
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Suresh Sethi, Qing Zhang and Xun Yu Zhou
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics and University of Toronto
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Stochastic manufacturing systems, convex production planning, hierarchical control, dynamic programming, viscosity solutions, convergence rates, error bounds

259.

Computation of Optimal Production Plans for Manufacturing Systems

Nonlinear Analysis, Theory, Methods & Applications, Vol. 30. No. I, pp. 4329-4338, 1997
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
The University of Western Australia, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Curtin University - Department of Mathematics and Statistics
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Optimal control, constrained optimal control, manufacturing systems, open-loop controls, constraint smoothing, control parametrization, optimization, regularization

260.

A State Aggregation Approach to Manufacturing Systems Having Machine States with Weak and Strong Interactions

Operations Research, Vol. 39, No. 6, pp. 970-978, November-December 1991
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
Jiong Jiang and Suresh Sethi
Independent and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal control, dynamic systems, decomposition, aggregation, near optimization, hierarchical control, Systems wirh weak and strong interactions

261.

Existence of Forecast Horizons in Undiscounted Discrete-Time Lot Size Models

Operations Research, Vol. 38, Iss. 5, pp. 884-892, September/October 1990
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Suresh Chand, Suresh Sethi and Jean-Marie Proth
Purdue University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et Automatique (INRIA)
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Multiperiod Problems; Forecast Horizons; Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons, Solution Horizons, Forecasting, Lot Size Models, Operations Management

262.

Analysis of a Class of Real-Time Multiproduct Lot Scheduling Policies

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 243-248, 1991
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Sheldon Lou, Suresh Sethi and Gerhard Sorger
Independent, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics
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feedback, scheduling ,clear-the-largest-work policies, dynamical system, feedback policies, processing times, real-time multiproduct lot scheduling policies, scheduling problem, total work-in-process

263.

General Solution of the Price-Dividend Integral Equation

SIAM Journal of Mathematical Analysis, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 106-111, January 1982
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
N. A. Derzko and Suresh Sethi
University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Dividend approch, financial valuation, Miller-Modigliani theory, share price, cash flow approach, partial equilibrium,

264.

Dynamic Pricing of a Status Symbol

Nonlinear Analysis: Theory, Methods & Applications, 63, e2301-e2314, 2005
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
University of Vienna, University of Vienna - Department of Statistics and Decision Support Systems, John M. Olin School of Business, Washington University in St. Louis and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Optimal Control; Pricing; Status Symbols

265.

Strategic Remanufacturing under Competition

Review of Marketing Science, 16(1), 2018, 85-107
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Shanshan Ma, Ashutosh Prasad and Suresh Sethi
University of Texas at Dallas, University of California, Riverside (UCR) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Operations-Marketing Interface; Pricing; Re-manufacturing; Competition

266.

Dynamic Cooperative Advertising Under Manufacturer and Retailer Level Competition

European Journal of Operational Research, 268, 635–652, 2016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Apr 2020
Anshuman Chutani and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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OR in Marketing, Cooperative Advertising, Differential Games, Feedback Stackelberg Equilibrium

267.

A Sufficient Condition for Near-Optimal Stochastic Controls and its Application to Manufacturing Systems

Applied Mathematics & Optimization Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 67-92, 1994
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
Xun Yu Zhou and Suresh Sethi
University of Toronto and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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near-optimal stochastic control, sufficient condition, manufacturing systems, random capacity, hierarchical control, HMMS model

268.

Optimal Control Problems with Differential Inclusions: Sufficiency Conditions Inventory Model and an Application to a Production Inventory Model

Optimal Control Applications & Methods, Vol. 5, pp. 289-307, 1984
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2019
R. F. Hartl and Suresh Sethi
University of Vienna and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Sufficient conditions, differential inclusions, non-differentiable functions, economic applications

269.

Deterministic Equivalent for a Continuous-Time Linear-Convex Stochastic Control Problem

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 64, No. 1, pp. 169-181, January 1990
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Suresh Sethi and Michael I. Taksar
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Stochastic control problems, linear-convex optimal control problems, Brownian motion, control process of bounded variation, Green's theorem approach

270.

Necessary and Sufficient Conditions for Optimal Control of Quasilinear Partial Differential Systems

Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 89-101, May 1984
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
N. A. Derzko, Suresh Sethi and Gerald L. Thompson
University of Toronto, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Carnegie Mellon University
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Optimal control, distributed-parameter systems, control of partial differential equations, sufficiency conditions, Green's formula

271.

Decision and Forecast Horizons, Agreeable Plans, and the Maximum Principle for Infinite Horizon Control Problems

Operations Research Letters, Vol. 3, No. 5, pp. 261-265, December 1984
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Alain Haurie and Suresh Sethi
Ordecsys Switzerland and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Multiperiod Problems; Forecast Horizons; Rolling Horizons, Decision Horizons, Planning Horizons. Forecasting, agreeable plans, Maximum principle, infinite horizon contorl problems, optimal control, Optimality principle, Management science and economics

272.

Complexity of a Class of Nonlinear Combinatorial Problems Related to Their Linear Counterparts

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 73, No. 3, pp. 569-576, March 1994
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Suresh Sethi and Wieslaw Kubiak
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Toronto
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Complexity theory, Integer programming, Combinatorial optimization, Nonlinear objective functions, NP-hard

273.

An Efficient Algorithm for a Job Shop Problem

Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 57, pp. 203-216, 1995
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 09 May 2017
University of Toronto, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Texas A&M University
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Jobshop, scheduling, polynomial algorithm, computational comlexity

274.

Heuristic Procedures for Minimizing Makespan and the Number of Required Pallets

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 86, No. 3, pp. 491-502, November 1995
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Chengbin Chu, Jean-Marie Proth and Suresh Sethi
University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et Automatique (INRIA) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Scheduling, Flow-shop, Resource optimization, Makespan, Heuristics, Facility Design

275.

An Asymptotic Analysis of Hierarchical Control of Manufacturing Systems Under Uncertainty

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 596-608, 1991
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 09 May 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Koc University - College of Administrative Sciences and Economics and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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effects of breakdowns, hierarchical control, Manufacturing systems, optimal control,stochastic machine availability, asymptotic analysis, production planning

276.

Diffusion Approximation for a Controlled Stochastic Manufacturing System with Average Cost Minimization

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 895-922, 1995.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
Independent, Independent, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased)
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Diffusion approximation, production control, average cost minimization, heavy traffic, Stochastic manufacturing systems, optimal control, asymptotic optmality, singular stochastic control

Risk-Aversion Behavior in Consumption/Investment Problems

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 100-124, January 1991
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Ernst Presman and Suresh Sethi
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Risk-Aversion Behavior in Consumption/Investment Problems

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 100-124, January 1991
Posted: 15 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2019
Ernst Presman and Suresh Sethi
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management

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Risk Aversion, investment-consumption problem, consumption/portfolio problem, dynamic programming, stochastic control, bankruptcy