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Capacity Options for Revenue Management

Publish Date: 2006

ISBN: 978-3-540-34420-9

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Hellermann addresses in his dissertation one of the most interesting - pects of this evolution for OR/MS, the parallel development of long-term and short-term markets for capacity and output, accompanied by a range of option and ?xed-commitment (i. e. , forward) contracts as the basic mec- nisms supporting transactions. This has been a fascinating topic for OR/MS research because it builds on the powerful framework of real options, while connecting directly to key operations decisions (capacity planning, network design, staf?ng, routing, maintenance, and so forth) of the equipment and technologies whose output is the focus of contracts.

Subject: Business and Economics, Advance Sale of Capacity, Real Options, Revenue Management, Supply Contracts, distribution, optimization