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A Dynamic Pricing Model for Non-Clairvoyants
Setting prices for trendy items requires guesswork — unless you’re clairvoyant. For everyone else, professor Zhi-Long Chen has a dynamic model.
May 16, 2018
The Dynamic Price Is Right
A new robust optimization model can help store managers make better decisions about when to offer discounts and how low they should go.
Apr 02, 2018
What's Old Is New Again
Selling new generation models only to be left with returned merchandise from older generations can be problematic. New research explores a possible solution.
Mar 05, 2018
Planting Seeds for Organic Growth
Companies are coming up with ways to tap crowds online for innovative ideas, product support and better ways to connect with their customers. And there is a right way to do it.
Feb 22, 2018
Understanding the Numbers Game
When simulating complex systems, getting the numbers right can be tricky. In new Smith School research, Michael Fu explores methodologies that can help streamline that process.
Jan 18, 2018
Digital Strategies in Bond Markets
Bond markets value IT investments differently than stock markets according to the strategic roles of IT in industries and the types of risks they create.
Jan 16, 2018
Out with the Old, In with the New
How do health care professionals decide when it’s time to ditch some innovation in medical technology in favor of the latest upgrade or advice from the medical community?
Nov 28, 2017
A Prescription for Health Information Exchanges
How to make health information exchanges effective? The key is financial viability.
Sep 21, 2017
Thinking Like a Savvy Online Bidder
When purchased merchandise get returned, resellers bid for the items "as is" in fast-paced auctions. How does bidder experience influence the process?
Sep 05, 2017