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Indiana University Bloomington

Operations & Decision Technologies

1960 Notable

From 1960-2013, we prepared nearly 1,200 men and women
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Doctoral Courses

  1. P602
    Inventory Theory
    • 15-weeks
    • 1.5 credits
    • Prerequisite: None

    This course provides an overview of quantitative models and techniques of inventory management that support the management of production and distribution.  Topics include forecasting, the EOQ model and its variations (quantity discounts, power-of-two policies, planned backorders), the Wagner-Within algorithm, and stochastic inventory models (continuous review (r,Q) policies, periodic review base-stock policies, and (s,S) policies).