Matthew J. Sobel

Case Western Reserve University

10900 Euclid Ave.

Cleveland, OH 44106

United States

http://https://weatherhead.case.edu/faculty/emeriti-faculty/matthew-sobel

Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University

10900 Euclid Ave.

Cleveland, OH 44106-7235

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Control of Dividends, Capital Subscriptions, and Physical Inventories

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Apr 2005
Lode Li, Martin Shubik, Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Yale School of Management, Yale University - School of Management and Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
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Dividends, Capital Subscription, Loans, Inventory, Default Penalty, Bankruptcy

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Risk Aversion and Supply Chain Contract Negotiation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Matthew J. Sobel, Matthew J. Sobel and Danko Turcic
Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University and University of California, Riverside (UCR) - A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management
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Supply chain coordination, risk-aversion, supply contracts, bargaining

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Discounting and Risk Neutrality

Case Western Reserve University, Technical Report Paper No. TM-724F
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Feb 2006
Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
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discounting, risk neutrality, utility, preferences

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Risk Neutrality and Ordered Vector Spaces

Case Western Reserve Technical Report No. TM-808A
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Apr 2006
James C. Alexander, Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Mathematics and Cognitive Science and Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
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risk neutrality, ordering, discounting, vector space, preference

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Optimality of Myopic Policies for Dynamic Lot-Sizing Problems in Serial Production Lines with Random Yields and Autoregressive Demand

Operations Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2012
Matthew J. Sobel, Matthew J. Sobel and Volodymyr Babich
Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University and Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business
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multi-echelon, inventory, supply risk, MDP, myopic policies, Perishable/aging items

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Myopic Solutions of Homogeneous Sequential Decision Processes

Case Western Reserve University, Department of Operations Working Paper No. TM-810
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Jul 2006
Matthew J. Sobel, Matthew J. Sobel and Wei Wei
Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Operations
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myopic solution, Markov decision process, dynamic program, homogeneous, sequential game, equilibrium point

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Collaboration with a Supplier to Induce Fair Labor Practices

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 30 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2021
Susan A. Slotnick, Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management, Cleveland State University and Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
Downloads 89 (389,580)
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responsible supply chain, fair labor, reputation, risk posture, dynamic program

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Computationally Simple and Unified Approach to Finite and In finite Horizon Clark-Scarf Inventory Model

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 May 2010 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2012
Charu Sinha, Matthew J. Sobel, Matthew J. Sobel and Volodymyr Babich
Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics, Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University and Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business
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MDP, Myopic Policies, Inventory Policies, Serial Inventory System

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More Value, Less Profit: Achieving the Value of an Internally Financed Firm

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 May 2021 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2021
Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
Downloads 34 (604,881)
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value, profit, firm organization, Miller-Modigliani, dynamic program

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Financial Incentives to Avoid Major Quality Problems in a Supply Chain

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Oct 2018
Susan A. Slotnick, Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management, Cleveland State University and Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
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Quality, supply chain, incentives, reputation

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Optimality of the Fastest Available Server Policy

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2016
William P. Millhiser, Charu Sinha, Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Baruch College, Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics and Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
Downloads 18 (717,228)
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Matching arrivals with servers; fastest available server; Markovian queue; queueing cost minimization; heterogeneous servers.

12.

Value Games

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2022
Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
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value, profit, firm organization, Miller-Modigliani, sequential game, palm oil, dynamic oligopoly

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Scheduling Projects with Stochastic Activity Duration to Maximize EPV

European Journal of Operational Research 198(3): 697-705 (2009)
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2012
Vera Tilson, Matthew J. Sobel, Matthew J. Sobel and Joseph G. Szmerekovsky
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University and North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance

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Project Management, Dynamic Programming/Optimal Control: Applications

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Pre‑Ipo Operational and Financial Decisions

Management Science, Vol. 50, No. 7, pp. 935-948, July 2004
Posted: 31 May 2006
Volodymyr Babich, Matthew J. Sobel and Matthew J. Sobel
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and Case Western Reserve UniversityWeatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University

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joint operational and financial decisions, capacity expansion, stopping time, start-up, monotone threshold policies