Supply Chain Management and Distribution

  • 15-weeks
  • 1.5 credits
  • Prerequisite: None

This course provides a survey of key research themes in the area of supply chain management and distribution.  Topics include multi-echelon inventory (stochastic and guaranteed service level models), risk pooling, postponement, transshipments, supply chain disruption, yield uncertainty, process flexibility, the bullwhip effect, and supply chain contracts.