Saibal Ray

McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management

Assistant Professor

1001 Sherbrooke St. (W)

Montreal, Quebec H3A 2M1

Canada

http://people.mcgill.ca/saibal.ray/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Optimal Pricing and Inventory Control Policy in Periodic-Review Systems with Fixed Ordering Cost and Lost Sales

Naval Research Logistics, Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 117-136, 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Frank Chen, Saibal Ray and Yuyue Song
City Univ. of Hong Kong - Dept of Management Scienes, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and Memorial University of Newfoundland
Downloads 421 (66,756)
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pricing, stochastic demand, joint pricing and inventory control, dynamic programming, (s, S) policy, lost sales, fixed cost

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Product Differentiation and Capacity Cost Interaction in Time and Price Sensitive Markets

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Jan 2007
Tamer Boyaci and Saibal Ray
ESMT European School of Management and Technology and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 281 (105,604)
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Product Differentiation, Pricing, Delivery-Time Guarantees, Time-Based Competition, Capacity

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An Integrated Operations-Marketing Model for Innovative Products and Services

International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 95, No. 3, pp. 327-345, 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Saibal Ray
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 270 (110,226)
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Newsvendor problem, Demand Uncertainty, Pricing, Attribute levels, Operations-marketing interface

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Customer Lead Time Management When Both Demand and Price are Lead Time Sensitive

European Journal of Operational Research ,Vol. 153, No. 3, pp. 769-781, 2004
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Saibal Ray and Elizabeth Jewkes
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and University of Waterloo
Downloads 220 (135,580)
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Delivery time strategy, Investment and capacity analysis, Economics of queues

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Optimal Prices and Trade-In Rebates for Durable, Remanufacturable Products

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 208-228, Summer 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Saibal Ray, Tamer Boyaci and N. Aras
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and Bogazici University
Downloads 215 (138,545)
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trade-in rebates, pricing, remanufacturing, durable products, product-age profile

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Structural Properties of Buyback Contracts for Price-Setting Newsvendors

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Yuyue Song, Saibal Ray and Shanling li
Memorial University of Newfoundland, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and McGill University
Downloads 203 (146,327)
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Price-setting Newsvendor, Buyback Contract, Supply Chain Performance, Demand Curvature

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Tailored Supply Chain Decision-Making Under Price-Sensitive Stochastic Demand and Delivery Uncertainty

Management Science, Vol. 51, No. 12, pp. 1873-1891, 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Saibal Ray, Yuyue Song and Shanling li
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, Memorial University of Newfoundland and McGill University
Downloads 186 (158,599)
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pricing, stochastic demand, random delivery times,multiechelon inventory,customized supply

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The Impact of Capacity Costs on Product Differentiation in Delivery Time, Delivery Reliability and Price

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 179-197, 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Tamer Boyaci and Saibal Ray
ESMT European School of Management and Technology and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 149 (192,143)

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Product Differentiation, Capacity Management, Time-based Customer Service, Delivery Time Guarantee, Pricing

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The Effectiveness of Investment in Lead Time Reduction for a Make-to-Stock Product

IIE Transactions, Vol. 36, pp. 333-344, 2004
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, Tel Aviv University - Department of Industrial Engineering and University of Waterloo
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Inventory model, Lead time reduction, Outsourcing, Investment Analysis

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Supply Side Story: Risks, Guarantees, Competition and Information Asymmetry

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2011
M. Gumus, Saibal Ray and Haresh Gurnani
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and Wake Forest University School of Business
Downloads 139 (203,235)
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Supply Risk Management, Asymmetric Information, Signaling, Guarantees, Stochastic Spot Market

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Shipping Fees or Shipping Free? A Tale of Two Price Partitioning Strategies in Online Retailing

Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Dec 2010
M. Gumus, Shanling li, Wonseok Oh and Saibal Ray
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 138 (204,436)

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Retail, E-Commerce Pricing Strategy, Price Partitioning, Free Shipping, Shipping & Handling Costs

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Joint Pricing and Inventory Policies for Make-to-Stock Products with Deterministic Price-Sensitive Demand

International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 97, No. 2, pp. 143-158, 2005
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, Tel Aviv University - Department of Industrial Engineering and University of Waterloo
Downloads 120 (227,848)
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Operations-marketing integration, Price-sensitive demand, Mark-up pricing, EOQ model

13.

Brand Positioning and Consumer Taste Information

ESMT Working Paper No. 17-01 (R1)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2017
Arcan Nalca, Tamer Boyaci and Saibal Ray
Smith School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 112 (239,642)

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supply chain management, uncertain consumer taste, product introduction, product positioning, store brands, national brands, information acquisition, information sharing, vertical differentiation, horizontal differentiation

14.

Joint Bidding and Procurement Strategies Under Price Volatility

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Dec 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, ESMT European School of Management and Technology, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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supply chain management, procurement strategy, pricing, supply risk, price volatility, price-dependent base-stock policy

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Coordination of Quantity and Shelf-Retention Timing in the Video Movie Rental Industry

IIE Transactions, Vol. 38, No. 7, pp. 525-536, 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Yigal Gerchak, Richard Cho and Saibal Ray
Tel Aviv University - Department of Industrial Engineering, University of New Brunswick - Saint John and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 105 (250,823)
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Video rental Industry, Revenue Sharing Contracts, Supply Chain Coordination

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Competitive Price-Matching Guarantees Contingent on Product Availability

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jun 2012
Arcan Nalca, Tamer Boyaci and Saibal Ray
Smith School of Business, ESMT European School of Management and Technology and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 66 (332,297)

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price matching guarantees, inventory, availability, stochastic demand, availability verification

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Returns Policies Between Channel Partners for Durable Products With Used Goods Markets

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2011
M. Gumus, Saibal Ray and Shuya Yin
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and Independent
Downloads 62 (343,075)

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returns policy, used goods markets, forward-looking consumers, uncertain demand, decentralized channel, durable products

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Capacity Selection Under Uncertainty with Ratio Objectives

European Journal of Operational Research , Vol. 143, No. 1, pp. 138-147, 2002
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Saibal Ray, Yigal Gerchak and Elkafi Hassini
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, Tel Aviv University - Department of Industrial Engineering and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 58 (354,541)

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Uncertainty modelling, Capacity expansion, Ratio objectives, Non-linear programming

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Short-Term Housing Rentals and Corporatization of Platform Pricing

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Mar 2019
Han Zhu, M. Gumus and Saibal Ray
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 28 (466,202)

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sharing economy, online house-rental platforms, pricing strategy, long-term rentals

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Price Matching Strategy: Implications of Consumer Behaviour and Channel Structure

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Dec 2018
Arcan Nalca, Saibal Ray and Tamer Boyaci
Smith School of Business, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and ESMT European School of Management and Technology
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Returns Policies between Channel Partners for Durable Products

Marketing Science, Vol. 32, No. 4, 2013; pp. 622-643; DOI: 10.1287/mksc.2013.0784
Posted: 13 Nov 2013
M. Gumus, Saibal Ray and Shuya Yin
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and Independent

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returns policy, used goods, stochastic demand, decentralized channel, demand correlation