Peter Kolesar

A note on the convexity of service-level measures of the (r, q) system

Coauthor(s): Linda Green, Hongtao Zhang.

Abstract:
This note gives a simple proof that in a (r, q) system the average outstanding backorders andthe average stockouts per unit time are jointly convex in the two control variables q and r.

Source: Management Science
Exact Citation:
Green, Linda, Peter Kolesar, and Hongtao Zhang. "A note on the convexity of service-level measures of the (r, q) system." Management Science 44, no. 3 (March 1998): 431-432.
Volume: 44
Number: 3
Pages: 431-432
Date: 3 1998