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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/13102
Title: Exact Analysis of a Lost Sales Model under Stuttering Poisson Demand
Authors: Chen, Jie
Jackson, Peter L.
Muckstadt, John A.
Keywords: lost sales
stuttering poisson process
reversible markov chain
Issue Date: 15-Jul-2009
Series/Report no.: 1474
Abstract: We investigate the (S-1,S) inventory policy under stuttering Poisson demand and generally distributed lead time when the excess demand is lost. We correct results presented in Feeney and Sherbrooke's seminal paper (1966). We also prove that the distribution of ?ordered unit delivery times? becomes increasingly concentrated as the variance-to-mean ratio of demand increases.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/13102
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