Christopher S. Tang

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management

Professor

110 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Innovative Online Platforms: Research Opportunities

Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 430–445, May–June 2020, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Research Paper No. 18-01
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2020
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Eindhoven University of Technology, University College London - School of Management, Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology - Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management
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Online Platforms, Innovative Operations, Operations Management

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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
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Operations-Finance interface, supply risk, purchase order finance, supply chain finance, supply chain management

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A Review of Marketing-Operations Interface Models: From Co-Existence to Coordination and Collaboration

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Mar 2010
Christopher S. Tang
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Marketing Operations Interfaces, Review, Quantitative Models

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The Strategic Role of Logistics in the Industry 4.0 Era

Forthcoming in: Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Jun 2019
Christopher S. Tang and Lucas P. Veelenturf
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences
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Industry 4.0, Additive Manufacturing, Blockchain, Drones, Artificial Intelligence, Logistics, Transportation

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Managing Opportunistic Supplier Product Adulteration: Deferred Payments, Inspection, and Combined Mechanisms. Extended Technical Report

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 May 2010 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2012
Volodymyr Babich and Christopher S. Tang
McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Supply Risk, Moral Hazard, Quality, Inspection Game, Trade Credit

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The Impact of Crop Minimum Support Prices on Crop Selection and Farmer Welfare in the Presence of Strategic Farmers

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Aug 2017
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Minimum Support Prices, Subsidies, Agricultural Supply Chains, Government and Public Policy

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Incentive Programs for Reducing Readmissions When Patient Care is Co-Produced

HEC Paris Research Paper No. MOSI-2015-1110
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Dimitrios Andritsos and Christopher S. Tang
HEC Paris - Operations Management and Information Technology and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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co-productive services, hospital readmissions, pay-for-performance, bundled payment

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Improving Supplier Compliance Through Joint and Shared Audits

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Oct 2015
Felipe Caro, Prashant Chintapalli, Kumar Rajaram and Christopher S. Tang
University of California, Los Angeles - Anderson School of Management, Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore, University of California, Los Angeles - Anderson School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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supply chain risk, supplier compliance, collective penalty

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Dynamic Trade Finance in the Presence of Information Frictions and FinTech

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Jul 2020
Hau L. Lee, Christopher S. Tang, S. Alex Yang and Yuxuan Zhang
Stanford Graduate School of Business, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, London Business School and Tsinghua University
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Trade finance, supply chain finance, structured trade finance, information friction, information asymmetry, FinTech, blockchain, smart contracts

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Price, Rebate, and Returns Supply Contracts for Coordinating Supply Chains with Price Dependent Demand

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Christopher S. Tang, Chun-Hung Chiu and Tsan-Ming Choi
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Institute of Textiles and Clothing
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Supply chain management, channel coordination, sales rebates, returns policy

11.

Win-Win Capacity Allocation Contracts In Co-Production and Co-Distribution Alliances

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Aug 2014
Guillaume Roels and Christopher S. Tang
INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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supply chain management, horizontal alliances, newsvendor model, contracting

12.

Partnerships in Urban Mobility: Incentive Mechanisms for Improving Public Transit Adoption

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2021
Auyon Siddiq, Christopher S. Tang and Jingwei Zhang
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Public Transit, Public-Private Partnerships, Subsidies, Incentives, Mobility as a Service (MaaS)

13.

The Value and Cost of Crop Minimum Support Price: Farmer and Consumer Welfare and Implementation Cost

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Sep 2020
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Minimum Support Prices, Subsidies, Agricultural Supply Chains, Emerging Economies, Government and Public Policy

14.

Information Provision and Farmer Welfare in Developing Economies

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 May 2019 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2020
Junjie Zhou, Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
National University of Singapore (NUS), Department of Economics, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information System and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Exclusive information provision, Emerging markets, Competitive production strategies, Socially responsible operations

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The Impact of Crop Minimum Support Prices on Crop Production and Farmer Welfare

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Oct 2018
Prashant Chintapalli and Christopher S. Tang
Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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minimum support prices, subsidies, agricultural supply chains, emerging economies, government and public policy

16.

Project Management with Delayed Payments

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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project management, contracts, payment schemes, games

17.

Optimal Reservation Policies and Market Segmentation

International Journal of Production Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 29 May 2014
George Georgiadis and Christopher S. Tang
Northwestern University - Department of Management & Strategy and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Market Segmentation, Revenue Management, Overbooking, Reservation Policies

18.

Entry of Not-for-Profit Food Cooperatives and Its Implications on For-Profit Retailers

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2020
Eindhoven University of Technology, University College London - School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Fudan University - School of Management
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Food deserts, Food cooperatives, Not-for-profit operations, Social conscience, Social mission

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Franchise Contracting: The Effects of The Entrepreneur's Timing Option and Debt Financing

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Volodymyr Babich and Christopher S. Tang
McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Interface of Operations and Finance, iFORM, contingent claim analysis, dynamic game

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Mechanism Design for Managing Hidden Rebates and Inflated Quotes of a Procurement Service Provider

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 15 May 2020
Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information System and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Mechanism design, Hidden rebates, Deceptive quotes, Global sourcing

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Evolution of Operations Management Research: from Managing Flows to Building Capabilities

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 26 May 2020
Fuqiang Zhang, Xiaole Wu, Christopher S. Tang, Tianjun Feng and Yue Dai
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, Fudan University - School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Fudan University - School of Management and Fudan University - Department of Management Science
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Operations management, Supply chain management, Research trends, Flow, Ecosystem

22.

Product Development in Crowdfunding: Theoretical and Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 May 2021 Last Revised: 06 May 2021
University College London - School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Technology and Operations Management, University College London - School of Management, University College London - School of Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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product development, entrepreneurship, innovation, natural language processing

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Advance Booking Programs for Managing Supply, Demand, and Price Risks

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Mar 2010
Christopher S. Tang
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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advance booking, dynamic game, healthcare, supply chain risk management

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Coordinating Supply Chains Via Advance-Order Discounts, Minimum Order Quantities, and Delegations: The Case of Two Manufacturers

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
Prashant Chintapalli, Stephen M. Disney and Christopher S. Tang
Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore, Centre for Simulation, Analytics, and Modelling, The University of Exeter Business School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Advance-Order, Minimum Order Quantity, Delegation, Supply Chain Contracts

25.

Capacity Allocation for Producing Age-Based Products

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Sep 2019
Google Inc., University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and University of Sydney Business School
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Age-based Products, Revenue management, Capacity allocation, Appreciating assets, Demand learning, Co-products

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Alliance Formation Among Competitors: Impact of Limited Capacity and Loyal Segments

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Derui Wang, Xiaole Wu, Christopher S. Tang and Yue Dai
Fudan University - School of Management, Fudan University - School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and Fudan University - Department of Management Science
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Alliance; substitutable capacity; price competition; mixed-strategy equilibrium

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Allocating Scarce Resources in the Presence of Private Information and Bargaining Power

HKUST Business School Research Paper No. 2021-021
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2021
Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information System and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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28.

Project Design with Limited Commitment and Teams

RAND Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2014
George Georgiadis, Steven A. Lippman and Christopher S. Tang
Northwestern University - Department of Management & Strategy, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Policy Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 34 (536,046)
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Project size, teams, incomplete contracting, delegation, continuous-time games

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To Bribe or Not in a Procurement Auction under Disparate Corruption Pressure

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jul 2020
Xiaoshuai Fan, Ying-Ju Chen and Christopher S. Tang
Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) - Department of Information System and Management Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
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Procurement Auction, Right of First Refusal, Disparate Corruption Pressure, Collusion

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Replenishment Strategies for Micro-Retailers in Developing Countries

Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming
Posted: 14 Jun 2017
Kairen Zhang, Christopher S. Tang and Sean Zhou
University of Science and Technology of China, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics

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Replenishment Strategy, Retail and Wholesale Operations, Competition, Developing Countries