Tava Lennon Olsen

University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

200 Leicester Street

Carlton, Victoria 3053 3186

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Industry 4.0: Opportunities and Challenges for Operations Management

Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 3365733, The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Apr 2019
Tava Lennon Olsen and Brian Tomlin
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
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Additive Manufacturing, Internet of Things, Blockchain, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence

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Point-of-Care Testing: Improving Emergency Department Performance through Process Redesign

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 12-57
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2012
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School, Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) and University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) - School of Medicine
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Healthcare Management, Empirical Research, Queueing Theory, Technology Management, Process Design, Service Operations

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Modeling the Behavior of Patients Who Leave the Emergency Department Without Being Seen

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 14-12, Journal of Operations Management, 65(5): 430-446.
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2021
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and University of Colorado at Denver
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Healthcare operations, empirical study, abandonment, Left Without Being Seen, Emergency department crowding

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On Hospice Operations Under Medicare Reimbursement Policies

Management Science, Vol. 59, No. 5 (2013) pp. 1027-1044.
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2013
Baris Ata, Brad Killaly, Tava Lennon Olsen and Rodney P. Parker
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, Emory University - Goizueta Business School, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Indiana University Bloomington
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healthcare, operations, hospices, Medicare, fluid model, optimization

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Inventory Management Under Market Size Dynamics

Management Science, Vol. 54, No. 10 (2008) pp. 1805-1821
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Dec 2015
Tava Lennon Olsen and Rodney P. Parker
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Indiana University Bloomington
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inventory, competition, Markov games, marketing and operations interface, consumer loyalty

On the Interrelationship between Market Structure, Consumer Reaction, and Responsible Sourcing

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Jun 2022
Mahdi Mahmoudzadeh and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Auckland Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Supply chain management, Responsible sourcing, Market structure, Sustainable Operations, Operations-marketing interface

On the Interrelationship between Market Structure, Consumer Reaction, and Responsible Sourcing

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Aug 2023
Mahdi Mahmoudzadeh and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Auckland Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Responsible sourcing, Operations-marketing interface, Market structure, supply chain management, sustainable operations

On the Interrelationship between Market Structure, Consumer Reaction, and Responsible Sourcing

Number of pages: 1 Posted: 03 Sep 2022
Mahdi Mahmoudzadeh and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Auckland Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Responsible sourcing, Operations-marketing interface, Market structure, supply chain management, Sustainable Operations

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On Markov Equilibria in Dynamic Inventory Competition

Operations Research, Vol. 62, No. 2 (2014) pp. 332-344
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Dec 2015
Tava Lennon Olsen and Rodney P. Parker
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Indiana University Bloomington
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inventory, competition, stochastic games, noncooperative games, Markov equilibrium, inventory games

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Is Innovation Uniformly Good for Performance? The Mediating Role of Competitive Capability

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Mar 2021
Spring Zhou and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Wollongong - Faculty of Business (BUS) and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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Innovation, operations, strategic directions, efficiency, responsiveness, structural equation model (SEM)

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Don’t Follow RL Blindly: Lower Sample Complexity of Learning Optimal Inventory Control Policies with Fixed Ordering Costs

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 May 2024 Last Revised: 19 May 2024
New York University, University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Business Administration, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, National University of Singapore (NUS) and New York University (NYU)
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Offline Learning; Sample Complexity; Inventory Control; Fixed Ordering Cost

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Lead-time quotation in presence of ex-ante and ex-post reference effects of quotes on customers

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Apr 2024
Riccardo Mogre, Tava Lennon Olsen and Valery Pavlov
Durham Business School, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and University of Auckland Business School
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production, lead-time quotation, delay information, behavioral queues, reference dependence.

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The sooner the better but not too soon, please.

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Mar 2024
Valery Pavlov, Riccardo Mogre and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Auckland Business School, Durham Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School
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behavioral operations, wait satisfaction, lead-time quotation

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Efficient vs. Responsive supplier selection for functional and innovative products: A quantitative study

International Journal of Production Economics, 255, 108656. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2022.108656., The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Posted: 03 Apr 2023
Mojtaba Mahdavi, Mahdi Mahmoudzadeh and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Auckland Business School, University of Auckland Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Supply chain management, Supplier selection, Supply responsiveness, Inventory management, Innovative product

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Food supply chain waste reduction for a circular economy in the COVID-19 pandemic: A longitudinal study of New Zealand consumers

The International Journal of Logistics Management. DOI 10.1108/IJLM-03-2022-0100. , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Posted: 03 Apr 2023
Na Luo, Tava Lennon Olsen, Subhamoy Ganguly and Yanping Liu
The University of Auckland, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School, University of Auckland Business School and Nankai University

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Household food waste, Consumer segmentation, Consumer behavior, COVID-19, Circular economy, Food supply chain

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The Dual-Serving Problem: What is the Right Choice of Inventory Strategy?

Omega, 103, 102443. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omega.2021.102443 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Mojtaba Mahdavi and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Auckland Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Dual-serving problem, protection strategy, aggregation strategy, inventory rationing, daily deals

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A Conceptual Framework to Analyze Food Loss and Waste within Food Supply Chains: An Operations Management Perspective

Sustainability, 13(2), 927. https://doi.org/10.3390/su13020927 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Na Luo, Tava Lennon Olsen and Yanping Liu
The University of Auckland, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Nankai University

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conceptual framework, food loss and waste, food supply chain, operations management

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Financial and Risk Management in Agricultural Cooperatives with Application to the Milk Industry in New Zealand

International Journal of Production Research, 1-31. https://doi.org/10.1080/00207543.2020.1797204 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Xiaoyan Qian and Tava Lennon Olsen
Dongbei University of Finance and Economics and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Agricultural cooperative, supply chain finance, invested capital, financial and risk management

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On Metrics for Supply Chain Resilience

European Journal of Operational Research, 287(1), 145-158. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2020.04.040 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
The University of Auckland, The University of Auckland and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Supply chain management, Supply chain resilience metrics, Resilient strategy, Perishability, Stochastic programming

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Operational and Financial Decisions within Proportional Investment Cooperatives

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 22(3), 545-561. https://doi.org/10.1287/msom.2018.0762 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Xiaoyan Qian and Tava Lennon Olsen
Dongbei University of Finance and Economics and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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cooperative, proportional investment, finance and operations, coordination, risk

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Agribusiness Supply Chain Risk Management: A Review of Quantitative Decision Models

Omega, 79, 21-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omega.2017.07.005 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
The University of Auckland, The University of Auckland, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and University of Essex

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Agribusiness supply chain, Risk management, Robust, Resilient

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Allocation Flexibility for Agribusiness Supply Chains Under Market Demand Disruption

International Journal of Production Research, 56(10), 3524-3546. https://doi.org/10.1080/00207543.2017.1349955 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
The University of Auckland, The University of Auckland, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and University of Essex

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allocation flexibility, demand-based risk management, logistic-based risk management, market demand disruption, flexible rerouting

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Service Capacity Competition with Peak Arrivals and Delay Sensitive Customers

Omega, 77, 80-95. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omega.2017.06.001 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Haiyan Wang, Tava Lennon Olsen and Guiqing Liu
Hitachi Ltd., University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Hefei University of Technology

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Service operations, Capacity setting, Fluid model, Game theory, Seasonal demand

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Robust and Resilient Strategies for Managing Supply Disruptions in an Agribusiness Supply Chain

International Journal of Production Economics, 191, 207-220. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2017.06.018 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
The University of Auckland, The University of Auckland, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School, University of Waikato - Management School and University of Essex

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Agribusiness supply chain, Risk management, Robust, Resilient

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Truck-Sharing Challenges for Hinterland Trucking Companies: A Case of the Empty Container Truck Trips Problem

Business Process Management Journal, Vol. 20 No. 2, pp. 290-334. https://doi.org/10.1108/BPMJ-03-2013-0042 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Samsul Islam and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Auckland Business School and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Supply chain management, Environmental sustainability, Empty trips, Hinterland coordination, Truck-sharing, Social sustainability, Supply chain collaboration, Vehicle routing problem with backhauls, Carbon emission, Traffic congestion, Transport capacity shortage, Collaborative transport

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Reengineering the Seaport Container Truck Hauling Process: Reducing Empty Slot Trips for Transport Capacity Improvement

Business Process Management Journal, Vol. 19 No. 5, pp. 752-782. https://doi.org/10.1108/BPMJ-Jun-2012-0059 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Samsul Islam, Tava Lennon Olsen and M. Daud Ahmed
University of Auckland Business School, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Manukau Institute of Technology

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Transport capacity, Empty-truck, Truck appointment system, Process reengineering, Transportation, Transport management

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An Emergency Department Patient Flow Model Based on Queueing Theory Principles

Academic Emergency Medicine, 20(9), 939-946. https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.12215, The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
University of Colorado, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Inventory Control with Generalized Expediting

Operations research, 58(5), 1414-1426. https://doi.org/10.1287/opre.1100.0820 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Eric Huggins and Tava Lennon Olsen
Fort Lewis College and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Review of Modeling Approaches for Emergency Department Patient Flow and Crowding Research

Academic Emergency Medicine, 18(12), 1371-1379. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1553-2712.2011.01135.x, The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Jennifer Wiler, Richard T. Griffey and Tava Lennon Olsen
University of Colorado, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Congestion-Based Leadtime Quotation and Pricing for Revenue Maximization with Heterogeneous Customers

Queueing Syst 73, 35–78 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11134-012-9288-8 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Baris Ata and Tava Lennon Olsen
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Asymptotic optimality, Dynamic scheduling, Leadtime quotation, Dynamic pricing

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Congestion-Based Lead-Time Quotation for Heterogenous Customers with Convex-Concave Delay Costs: Optimality of a Cost-Balancing Policy Based on Convex Hull Functions

Operations Research, 60(6), 1505-1519. https://doi.org/10.1287/opre.1120.1117 , The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper Series
Posted: 27 Oct 2021
Mustafa Akan, Baris Ata and Tava Lennon Olsen
Carnegie Mellon University, David A. Tepper School of Business, Students, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School

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Wholesale Pricing under Mild and Privately Known Concerns for Fairness

Production and Operations Management, vol. 23, issue 2, pages 285-302, 2014, https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1937-5956.2012.01388.x, The University of Auckland Business School Research Paper
Posted: 17 Sep 2021
Elena Katok, Tava Lennon Olsen and Valery Pavlov
University of Texas at Dallas, University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and University of Auckland Business School

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