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Joint procurement and demand-side bidding strategies under price volatility

Authors: Nie, X., Boyacı, T., Gümüş, M., Ray, S., Zhang, D. Publication: Annals of Operations Research Abstract

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Published on : 10 Apr 2015

United We Stand, Divided We Fall: Strategic Supplier Alliances Under Default Risk

Authors: Xiao Huang, Tamer Boyaci, Mehmet Gumus, Saibal Ray and Dan Zhang Publication: Management Science  Abstract:

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Published on : 06 Feb 2015

Spending defence budgets the wrong way risks major damage from terrorist attacks

Governments that fail to account for analysis of terrorists' personal information in allocating their defence budgets risk increased damage from terrorist attacks, new research from the Desautels Faculty of Management finds. ... Professor Mehmet Gumus and his PhD student Dr. Nikoofal find that there are two types of terrorists; either organised or unorganised. Organised terrorists observe the behaviours of governments and defence measures in place before they carry out an attack, while unorganised terrorists act without such planning.

Published on : 20 Jan 2015

Industry reacts to vote to renew US terrorism insurance act

Industry leaders have been reacting to the news that the US Congress has voted overwhelmingly in favor or reauthorizing the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act for six years. The vote stalled before Christmas after a senator objected but passed through both houses of Congress on Wednesday. ... Meanwhile an academic has warned that policies on protecting locations need to be more flexible. Professor Mehmet Gumus of Desautels Faculty of Management says that governments need to allow funds for analysis of terrorists’ behaviours.

Published on : 20 Jan 2015

"Returns Policies Between Channel Partners for Durable Products," Marketing Science

Authors: Gumus, Mehmet; Ray, Saibal; Yin, Shuya Publication: Marketing Science Abstract:

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Published on : 27 Aug 2013

"Shipping Fees or Shipping Free? A Tale of Two Price Partitioning Strategies in Online Retailing," Production and Operations Management

Authors: Gumus, Mehmet; Li, Shanling; Oh, Wonseok; Ray, Saibal Publication: Production and Operations Management, July 2013 Abstract:

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Published on : 08 Aug 2013

Supply-side story: Risks, guarantees, competition, and information asymmetry

Authors: Gumus, Mehmet; Ray, Saibal; Gurnani, Haresh Abstract:

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Published on : 05 Oct 2012