Christopher S. Tang

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

Professor

110 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

Innovative Online Platforms: Research Opportunities

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 430–445, May–June 2020, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Research Paper No. 18-01
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2020
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Eindhoven University of Technology, University College London - School of Management, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology - Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management
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Online Platforms, Innovative Operations, Operations Management

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Sourcing from Suppliers with Financial Constraints and Performance Risk

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 20(1), pp.70-84.
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2020
Christopher S. Tang, S. Alex Yang and Jing Wu
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, London Business School and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
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Operations-Finance interface, supply risk, purchase order finance, supply chain finance, supply chain management

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The Strategic Role of Logistics in the Industry 4.0 Era

Forthcoming in: Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Christopher S. Tang and Lucas P. Veelenturf
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences
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Industry 4.0, Additive Manufacturing, Blockchain, Drones, Artificial Intelligence, Logistics, Transportation

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A Review of Marketing-Operations Interface Models: From Co-Existence to Coordination and Collaboration

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Mar 2010
Christopher S. Tang
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Marketing Operations Interfaces, Review, Quantitative Models

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Dynamic Trade Finance in the Presence of Information Frictions and FinTech

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2022
Hau L. Lee, Christopher S. Tang, S. Alex Yang and Yuxuan Zhang
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, London Business School and University of International Business and Economics
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Trade finance, supply chain finance, structured trade finance, information friction, information asymmetry, FinTech, blockchain, smart contracts

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The Impact of Crop Minimum Support Prices on Crop Production and Farmer Welfare

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Oct 2021
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Ivey Business School, Western University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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minimum support prices, subsidies, agricultural supply chains, emerging economies, government and public policy

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Managing Opportunistic Supplier Product Adulteration: Deferred Payments, Inspection, and Combined Mechanisms. Extended Technical Report

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 May 2010 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2012
Volodymyr Babich and Christopher S. Tang
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 349 (126,633)
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Supply Risk, Moral Hazard, Quality, Inspection Game, Trade Credit

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The Impact of Crop Minimum Support Prices on Crop Selection and Farmer Welfare in the Presence of Strategic Farmers

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Ivey Business School, Western University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Minimum Support Prices, Subsidies, Agricultural Supply Chains, Government and Public Policy

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Product Development in Crowdfunding: Theoretical and Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 May 2021 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2021
University College London - School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management, University College London - School of Management, University College London - School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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product development, entrepreneurship, innovation, natural language processing

10.

Incentive Programs for Reducing Readmissions When Patient Care is Co-Produced

HEC Paris Research Paper No. MOSI-2015-1110
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Dimitrios Andritsos and Christopher S. Tang
HEC Paris - Operations Management and Information Technology and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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co-productive services, hospital readmissions, pay-for-performance, bundled payment

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Improving Supplier Compliance Through Joint and Shared Audits

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Oct 2015
Felipe Caro, Prashant Chintapalli, Kumar Rajaram and Christopher S. Tang
University of California, Los Angeles - Anderson School of Management, Ivey Business School, Western University, University of California, Los Angeles - Anderson School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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supply chain risk, supplier compliance, collective penalty

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The Value and Cost of Crop Minimum Support Price: Farmer and Consumer Welfare and Implementation Cost

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Sep 2020
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Ivey Business School, Western University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Minimum Support Prices, Subsidies, Agricultural Supply Chains, Emerging Economies, Government and Public Policy

13.

Market Entry of a Not-for-Profit Food Cooperative

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 26 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Eindhoven University of Technology, University College London - School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Fudan University - School of Management
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Socially responsible retailers, market entry, competition, non-profit operations

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Partnerships in Urban Mobility: Incentive Mechanisms for Improving Public Transit Adoption

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
Auyon Siddiq, Christopher S. Tang and Jingwei Zhang
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Public Transit, Public-Private Partnerships, Subsidies, Incentives, Mobility as a Service (MaaS)

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Price, Rebate, and Returns Supply Contracts for Coordinating Supply Chains with Price Dependent Demand

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Christopher S. Tang, Chun-Hung Chiu and Tsan-Ming Choi
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing
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Supply chain management, channel coordination, sales rebates, returns policy

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Win-Win Capacity Allocation Contracts In Co-Production and Co-Distribution Alliances

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Aug 2014
Guillaume Roels and Christopher S. Tang
INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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supply chain management, horizontal alliances, newsvendor model, contracting

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Endogenous Merger Decisions Among Competitors: Impact of Limited Capacity and Loyal Segments

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2022
Derui Wang, Xiaole Wu, Christopher S. Tang and Yue Dai
Fudan University - School of Management, Fudan University - School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Fudan University - Department of Management Science
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Merger; substitutable capacity; loyal buyers; price competition; mixed-strategy equilibrium

18.

Information Provision and Farmer Welfare in Developing Economies

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 May 2019 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2020
Junjie Zhou, Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Tsinghua University - Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information Systems and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Exclusive information provision, Emerging markets, Competitive production strategies, Socially responsible operations

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Mechanism Design for Managing Hidden Rebates and Inflated Quotes of a Procurement Service Provider

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 15 May 2020
Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information Systems and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Mechanism design, Hidden rebates, Deceptive quotes, Global sourcing

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Project Management with Delayed Payments

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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project management, contracts, payment schemes, games

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Allocating Scarce Resources in the Presence of Private Information and Bargaining Power

HKUST Business School Research Paper No. 2021-021
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2021
Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information Systems and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Optimal Reservation Policies and Market Segmentation

International Journal of Production Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 29 May 2014
George Georgiadis and Christopher S. Tang
Northwestern University - Department of Management & Strategy and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 129 (316,610)
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Market Segmentation, Revenue Management, Overbooking, Reservation Policies

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Franchise Contracting: The Effects of The Entrepreneur's Timing Option and Debt Financing

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Volodymyr Babich and Christopher S. Tang
Georgetown University - McDonough School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 123 (327,941)
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Interface of Operations and Finance, iFORM, contingent claim analysis, dynamic game

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Evolution of Operations Management Research: from Managing Flows to Building Capabilities

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 26 May 2020
Fuqiang Zhang, Xiaole Wu, Christopher S. Tang, Tianjun Feng and Yue Dai
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Fudan University - School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Fudan University - School of Management and Fudan University - Department of Management Science
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Operations management, Supply chain management, Research trends, Flow, Ecosystem

25.

Capacity Allocation for Producing Age-Based Products

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Sep 2019
Google Inc., University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of Sydney Business School
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Age-based Products, Revenue management, Capacity allocation, Appreciating assets, Demand learning, Co-products

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Advance Booking Programs for Managing Supply, Demand, and Price Risks

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
Christopher S. Tang
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 88 (409,657)
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advance booking, dynamic game, healthcare, supply chain risk management

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Crop Minimum Support Price versus Cost Subsidy: Farmer and Consumer Welfare

Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang, Crop Minimum Support Price versus Cost Subsidy: Farmer and Consumer Welfare. Production and Operations Management (2021). Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Oct 2021
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Ivey Business School, Western University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Minimum support prices (MSPs), cost subsidies, hybrid policies, agricultural supply chains, emerging economies, government and public policy

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Coordinating Supply Chains Via Advance-Order Discounts, Minimum Order Quantities, and Delegations: The Case of Two Manufacturers

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
Prashant Chintapalli, Stephen M. Disney and Christopher S. Tang
Ivey Business School, Western University, Centre for Simulation, Analytics, and Modelling, The University of Exeter Business School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Advance-Order, Minimum Order Quantity, Delegation, Supply Chain Contracts

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The Implications of Pay Transparency in the Presence of Over- and Underconfident Agents

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Apr 2022
Xiaoshuai Fan, Qingye Wu, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information Systems and Management Engineering, School of Business, Southern University of Science and Technology, China, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Pay Transparency, Social Preference, Over- and underconfident, Behavioral Operations

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Sequential versus Concurrent Product Development: Approval Uncertainty, Time-Sensitive Consumption Utility, and Asymmetric Competition

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Feb 2022
Yasemin Limon, Christopher S. Tang and Fehmi Tanrisever
Bilkent University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Bilkent University, Faculty of Business Administration
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Product Development Process, Asymmetric Competition, Time-Sensitive Demand, Uncertainty

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The Implications of Crop Minimum Support Price in the Presence of Myopic and Strategic Farmers

Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang, The Impact of Crop Minimum Support Prices on Crop Selection and Production, and Farmer Welfare in The Presence of Myopic and Strategic Farmers. European Journal of Operational Research (2021). Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Nov 2021
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Ivey Business School, Western University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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OR in agriculture, Minimum support prices, agricultural supply chains, emerging economies, government and agricultural policy

32.

Project Design with Limited Commitment and Teams

RAND Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2014
George Georgiadis, Steven A. Lippman and Christopher S. Tang
Northwestern University - Department of Management & Strategy, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Project size, teams, incomplete contracting, delegation, continuous-time games

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To Bribe or Not in a Procurement Auction under Disparate Corruption Pressure

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jul 2020
Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information Systems and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Procurement Auction, Right of First Refusal, Disparate Corruption Pressure, Collusion

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Don’t Turn a Blind Eye to Environmental Violations

Management and Business Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, Winter 2021
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Sep 2021
Chris Lo, Christopher S. Tang, Paul Zhou, Andy Yeung and Di Fan
Business Division, Institute of Textiles and Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Monash University, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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A Theoretical and Experimental Evaluation of Pay Transparency Policies and Payment Schemes

HKUST Business School Research Paper No. 2022-073
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2022
Xiu Chen, Xiaoshuai Fan, Christopher S. Tang and Ying-Ju Chen
Southern University of Science and Technology, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information Systems and Management Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management
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pay transparency, behavioral operations, ahead seeking, behind averse

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Replenishment Strategies for Micro-Retailers in Developing Countries

Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 14 Jun 2017
Kairen Zhang, Christopher S. Tang and Sean Zhou
University of Science and Technology of China, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics

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Replenishment Strategy, Retail and Wholesale Operations, Competition, Developing Countries