Research

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Kevin Shang
Joseph J. Ruvane, Jr. Professor
Professor of Operations Management
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  1. Huang, J.-K., K. Shang, Y. Yang. 2021. Taylor approximation of inventory policies for one-warehouse multi-retailer systems with demand feature information. Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.
  2. Lin, C.-A., K. Shang, P. Sun. 2020. Wait time based pricing for queues with customer-chosen service times. Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.
  3. Kao, Y.-M., B. Keskin, K. Shang. 2020. Bayesian dynamic pricing and subscription period selection with unknown customer utility. Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.
  4. Kao, Y.-M., B. Keskin, K. Shang. 2020. Impact of information asymmetry and capacity constraints on business interruption insurance. Forthcoming in Management Science.
  5. Kok, G., K. Shang, S. Yucel. 2020. Capacity investments in renewable and conventional energy sources: The role of operational flexibility. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 22(5) 925-941.
  6. Shang, K. 2019. Cash Beer Game. Foundations and Trends® in Technology, Information and Operations Management 12(2-3) 173-188.
  7. Luo, W., K. Shang. 2019. Technical Note: Managing inventory for firms with trade credit and deficit penalty. Operations Research 67(2) 468-478.
  8. Kok, G., K. Shang, S. Yucel. 2018. Impact of electricity pricing policies on renewable energy investments and carbon emissions. Management Science 64(1) 131-148.
  9. Chen, L., W. Luo, K. Shang. 2017. Measuring the bullwhip effect: Discrepancy and alignment between information and material flows. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 19(1) 36-51.
  10. Bernstein, F., Y. Li, K. Shang. 2016. A simple heuristic for joint inventory and pricing models with lead time and backorders. Management Science 62(8) 2358-2373.
  11. Luo, W., K. Shang. 2015. Joint inventory and cash management for multi-divisional supply chains. Operations Research 63(5) 1098-1116.
  12. Shang, K., Z. Tao, S. Zhou. 2015. Optimizing reorder intervals for two-echelon distribution systems with stochastic demand. Operations Research 63(2) 458-475.
  13. Kok, G., K. Shang. 2014. Evaluation of supply chains with cycle-count policies and implications on IT investments. European Journal of Operational Research 237 91-105.
  14. Shang, K. 2012. Single-stage approximations for optimal policies in serial inventory systems with non-stationary demand. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 14 414-422.
  15. Shang, K. 2011. Simple heuristics for optimal inventory policies in supply chains. Chapter 7 in Tutorials in Operations Research, INFORMS. [Slides] [Video]
  16. Shang, K., S. Zhou, G.-J. van Houtum. 2010. Improving supply chain performance: real-time demand information and flexible deliveries. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 12 430-448.
  17. Shang, K., S. Zhou. 2010. Optimal and heuristic echelon (r,nQ,T) policies in serial inventory systems with fixed costs. Operations Research 58 414-427.
  18. Shang, K., S. Zhou. 2009. A simple heuristic for echelon (r,nQ,T) policies in serial supply chains. Operations Research Letters 37 433-437.
  19. Shang, K., J.-S. Song, P. Zipkin. 2009. Coordination mechanisms in decentralized serial inventory systems with batch ordering. Management Science 55 685-695.
  20. Shang, K. 2008. Note: A simple heuristic for serial inventory systems with fixed order costs. Operations Research 56 1039-1043.
  21. Kok, G., K. Shang. 2007. Inspection and replenishment policies for systems with inventory record inaccuracy. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 9 185-205.
  22. Shang, K., J.-S. Song. 2007. Supply chains with economies of scale: bounds and approximations. Operations Research 55 843-853.
  23. Shang, K., J.-S. Song. 2006. A closed-form approximation for serial inventory systems and its application to system design. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 8 394-406.
  24. Shang, K., J.-S. Song. 2003. Newsvendor bounds and heuristic for optimal inventory policies in serial supply chains. Management Science 49 618-638.
  25. Boyaci, T., G. Gallego, K. Shang, J.-S. Song. 2003. Erratum to bounds in “serial production/inventory systems under service constraints”. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 5 372-374.
  26. Kiang, M., K. Shang. 2001. Online purchase decision and its implication on e-tailing strategies. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Academy of Marketing Science 212-217.
  27. Kiang, M., T. Raghu, K. Shang. 2000. Marketing on the Internet-who can benefit from an on-line marketing approach?. Decision Support Systems 27 383-393.