S. Alex Yang

London Business School

Associate Professor

Sussex Place

Regent's Park

London, London NW1 4SA

United Kingdom

http://faculty.london.edu/sayang/

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“  Trade credit, Supply chain finance, Fintech, Platform  ”

Scholarly Papers (23)

Trade Credit, Risk Sharing, and Inventory Financing Portfolios

Forthcoming, Management Science
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2018
S. Alex Yang and John R. Birge
London Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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operations-finance interface; trade credit; supply chain management; inventory management; supplier financing; cost of financial distress; capital structure; financial constraint

How Inventory Is (Should Be) Financed: Trade Credit in Supply Chains with Demand Uncertainty and Costs of Financial Distress

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
S. Alex Yang and John R. Birge
London Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,976 (9,542)
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trade credit, supply chain management, inventory management, newsvendor model, supplier financing, costs of financial distress, debt structure, financial constraint

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Sourcing from Suppliers with Financial Constraints and Performance Risk

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 20(1), pp.70-84.
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2020
Christopher S. Tang, S. Alex Yang and Jing Wu
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, London Business School and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School
Downloads 857 (34,439)
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Operations-Finance interface, supply risk, purchase order finance, supply chain finance, supply chain management

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The Supply Chain Effects of Bankruptcy

Forthcoming in Management Science
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2016
S. Alex Yang, John R. Birge and Rodney P. Parker
London Business School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Indiana University Bloomington
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operations-finance interface; supply chain interaction; operational competitiveness; bankruptcy; Chapter 11; reorganization; liquidation; externality

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Trade Credit and Supplier Competition

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 09 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2018
Jiri Chod, Evgeny Lyandres and S. Alex Yang
Boston College, Tel Aviv University and London Business School
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Trade Credit in Supply Chains: Multiple Creditors and Priority Rules

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2012
S. Alex Yang and John R. Birge
London Business School and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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supply chain management, newsvendor model, trade credit, priority rules, bankruptcy, financial constraint

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Trade Credit Insurance: Operational Value and Contract Choice

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 01 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2019
S. Alex Yang, Nitin Bakshi and Christopher Chen
London Business School, University of Utah and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business
Downloads 526 (65,481)
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credit insurance, cancelable insurance, trade credit, risk manaement, moral hazard, agency costs, operations-finance interface

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Trade Credit in Competition: A Horizontal Benefit

Forthcoming in Manufacturing & Service Operations Management
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2016
Heikki Peura, S. Alex Yang and Guoming Lai
Imperial College Business School, London Business School and University of Texas at Austin - Red McCombs School of Business
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trade credit, Bertrand competition, financial capacity, physical capacity, operations-finance interface

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Platform Tokenization: Financing, Governance, and Moral Hazard

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2021
Jiri Chod, Nikolaos Trichakis and S. Alex Yang
Boston College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and London Business School
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blockchain, ICO, cryptocurrency, token, platform, entrepreneurial finance, agency, moral hazard

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Financial Pooling in a Supply Chain

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2783833
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2018
Ming Hu, Qu Qian and S. Alex Yang
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics - School of International Business Administration and London Business School
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trade credit, pooling, reverse factoring, supply chain finance, financial constraints, liquidity management, operations-finance interface

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When Customers Anticipate Liquidation Sales: Managing Operations under Financial Distress

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2017
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Indiana University Bloomington, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) and London Business School
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financial distress; liquidation sale; strategic customers; inventory; pricing; deferred discount; rebate; deferred discount

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Dynamic Trade Finance in the Presence of Information Frictions and FinTech

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Jul 2020
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, London Business School and Tsinghua University
Downloads 252 (149,849)
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Trade finance, supply chain finance, structured trade finance, information friction, information asymmetry, FinTech, blockchain, smart contracts

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The Impact of Trade Credit Provision on Retail Inventory: An Empirical Investigation Using Synthetic Controls

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 May 2019 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2021
Christopher Chen, Nitish Jain and S. Alex Yang
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business, London Business School and London Business School
Downloads 249 (151,691)
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OM-Finance Interface, Trade Credit, Inventory, Empirical OM, Synthetic Controls

The Role of FinTech in Mitigating Information Friction in Supply Chain Finance

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Oct 2019
Hsiao-Hui Lee, S. Alex Yang and Kijin Kim
National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Management Information Systems, London Business School and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD)
Downloads 164 (222,492)
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FinTech, Supply Chain Finance, Trade Finance, Information, Analytics, AI, Blockchain, Digitalization

The Role of Fintech in Mitigating Information Friction in Supply Chain Finance

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 599
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 May 2020
Hsiao-Hui Lee, S. Alex Yang and Kijin Kim
National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Management Information Systems, London Business School and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD)
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artificial intelligence, digitization, fintech, information friction, supply chain finance

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A Model for Tax Advantages of Portfolios with Many Assets

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 31, No. 11, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 04 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
John R. Birge and S. Alex Yang
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and London Business School
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Taxes, portfolio optimization

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Improving Dispute Resolution in Two-Sided Platforms: The Case of Review Blackmail

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2020/043
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, London Business School and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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platform governance, dispute resolution, blackmail, decentralization, review, extortion, blackmail

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Financing Inventory under Bank Capital Regulation and Seller Orchestration

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2020
Yuxuan Zhang, Simin Huang and S. Alex Yang
Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University and London Business School
Downloads 128 (271,071)
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operations-finance interface, inventory, bank capital regulation, risk pooling, joint-financing, distributor financing

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Inventory Financing under RAROC Criterion

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2021
Yuxuan Zhang, Pingke Li, S. Alex Yang and Simin Huang
Tsinghua University, Tsinghua University, London Business School and Tsinghua University
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operations-finance interface, inventory management, inventory financing, RAROC, Basel regulation

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Capacity Expansion in Service Platforms: Financing vs. Employment

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 20 May 2021
Heikki Peura and S. Alex Yang
Imperial College Business School and London Business School
Downloads 113 (296,572)

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platform economy, OM-Finance interface, capacity investment, holdup, free-riding

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Advance Selling to Ease Financial Distress

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Jan 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law - School of Finance and London Business School
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advance selling, operations management, OM-Finance interface, strategic consumers, moral hazard

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Decentralized Governance on Two-Sided Platforms: Crowdsourcing, Learning, and Debiasing

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Jan 2021
Alan Kwan, S. Alex Yang and Angela Huyue Zhang
The University of Hong Kong, London Business School and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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crowd-sourcing, crowd-judging, platform governance, platform operations, two-sided marketplace, bias, experience, learning

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Online Appendix to 'When Customers Anticipate Liquidation Sales: Managing Operations Under Financial Distress'

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Jan 2017
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Indiana University Bloomington, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) and London Business School
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Online Appendix to Cancelability in Trade Credit Insurance

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Dec 2016
S. Alex Yang, Nitin Bakshi and Christopher Chen
London Business School, University of Utah and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business
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credit insurance, trade credit, risk management, moral hazard, operations-finance interface

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Credit Chain and Sectoral Co-movement: A Multi-Region Investigation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Aug 2021
Hsiao-Hui Lee, S. Alex Yang, Yuxuan Zhang and Kijin Kim
National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Management Information Systems, London Business School, Tsinghua University and Asian Development Bank - Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department (ERCD)
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trade credit, credit chain, sectoral co-movement, Input-Output Table, systemic risk