The Benefits of Design for Postponement

  • Yossi Aviv
  • Awi Federgruen
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 17)


Delayed product differentiation and Quick Response rank among the most beneficial strategic mechanisms to manage the risks associated with product variety and uncertain sales.


Lead Time Inventory System Aggregate Demand Inventory Position Demand Distribution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yossi Aviv
    • 1
  • Awi Federgruen
    • 2
  1. 1.Olin School of BusinessWashington UniversitySt. LouisUSA
  2. 2.Graduate School of BusinessColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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