Vera Tilson

University of Rochester - Simon Business School

Rochester, NY 14627

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Channel Strategies for Durable Goods: Coexistence of Selling and Leasing to Individual and Corporate Consumers

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Vera Tilson, Yunzeng Wang and Wei Yang
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Long Island University - School of Business
Downloads 239 (90,327)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Channels of Distribution, Selling and Leasing, Durable Goods, Game Theory, Market

2.

Pricing and Allocation of Retail Space with One RFID Enabled Supplier and One Non-RFID Enabled Supplier

International Journal of Revenue Management, Vol. 3, No.1 pp. 37-55, 2009, Simon School Working Paper No. FR08-20
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Adelphi University - School of Business
Downloads 136 (171,233)

Abstract:

shelf-space pricing and allocation, technologically different suppliers, radio frequency identificantion, vendor managed inventory

3.

Managing a Secret Project

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-17
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Yale University School of Management, North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 131 (162,727)

Abstract:

Project Management, Project Crashing, Project Detection, Interdiction

4.

Unanticipated Influence of Coordination Mechanisms on Physician Workstyles and ED Operational Efficiency

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2008
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester, University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Case Western Reserve University - School of Medicine and Case Western Reserve University - School of Medicine
Downloads 104 (209,715)

Abstract:

Healthcare operations, coordination mechanisms

5.

Use of a Markov Decision Process Model for Treatment Selection in an Asymptomatic Disease with Consideration of Risk Sensitivity

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 11-10, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences 2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Vera Tilson and David Tilson
University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester
Downloads 102 (208,386)

Abstract:

Markov Decision Process Model, Medical Decision Making, Decision Support System, Intracranial Aneurysm

6.

Configuring Surgical Instrument Trays to Reduce Costs

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-05
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2015
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, United Memorial Medical Center, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 73 (132,801)

Abstract:

Operating room efficiency, optimal surgical tray composition

7.

The Impact of Technology on the Labor Procurement Process

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Jun 2012
Edieal J. Pinker and Vera Tilson
Yale University School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 65 (264,875)

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8.

Monopoly Production and Pricing of Finitely Durable Goods with Strategic Consumers’ Fluctuating Willingness to Pay

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 13-23
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Aug 2013
Vera Tilson and Xiaobo Zheng
University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 42 (319,227)

Abstract:

durable goods, production and pricing, Markov Perfect Equilibrium, strategic consumers, myopic consumers, demand volatility, leadtime

9.

Optimal Workflow Decisions for Investigators in Systems with Interruptions

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Sep 2011
Gregory Dobson, Tolga Tezcan and Vera Tilson
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 31 (339,748)
Citation 1

Abstract:

10.

Mathematical Modeling to Evaluate Batch Operations for Compounded Sterile Products

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 May 2013
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester Medical Center and Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester
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Abstract:

Hospital operations, In-hospital pharmacy operations, compounded sterile products production scheduling, inventory modeling

11.

A Queueing Model to Evaluate the Impact of Patient 'Batching' on Throughput and Flow Time in a Medical Teaching Facility

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 12-01
Posted: 30 May 2012
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

Abstract:

tandem queues, concurrent service, finite buffer, batching, flow time vs. throughput, Health Care Management, Queueing Theory, Service Operations, Dynamic Programming

12.

Literature Survey: Mathematical Models in the Analysis of Durable Goods with Emphasis on Information Systems and Operations Management Issues

Decision Support Systems, Volume 53, Issue 2, May 2012, Pages 331-344
Posted: 04 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2014
Ravi Mantena, Vera Tilson and Xiaobo Zheng
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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13.

Monotonicity Properties of Wholesale Price Contracts

Mathematical Social Sciences 56(1): 127-143 (2008)
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2012
Vera Tilson
University of Rochester - Simon Business School

Abstract:

14.

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
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Operations and North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance

Abstract:

Project Management, Dynamic Programming/Optimal Control: Applications