An Economic Lot Sizing Game

  • Julia DrechselEmail author
Part of the Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems book series (LNE, volume 644)


The following section will introduce a practical cooperative problem occurring in supply chain situations: Cooperation in placing orders. This is not only interesting for private companies but also for public bodies who already join cooperative procurement programs to form a purchasing alliance and to benefit from economies of scale (see Sect. 4.1).


Order Quantity Master Problem Grand Coalition Cost Allocation Stability Constraint 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DuisburgGermany

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