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The effects of learning and forgetting on the optimal production lot size for deteriorating items with time varying demand and deterioration rates


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  • Alamri, Adel. A.
  • Balkhi, Zaid T.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Production Economics.

    Volume (Year): 107 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 1 (May)
    Pages: 125-138

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:proeco:v:107:y:2007:i:1:p:125-138

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    1. Jaber, M. Y. & Kher, H. V., 2002. "The dual-phase learning-forgetting model," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 76(3), pages 229-242, April.
    2. Jaber, Mohamad Y. & Bonney, Maurice, 1997. "The effect of learning and forgetting on the economic manufactured quantity (EMQ) with the consideration of intracycle backorders," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 53(1), pages 1-11, November.
    3. Eginhard J. Muth & Klaus Spremann, 1983. "Note---Learning Effects in Economic Lot Sizing," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 29(2), pages 264-269, February.
    4. Jaber, Mohamad Y. & Sikstrom, Sverker, 2004. "A numerical comparison of three potential learning and forgetting models," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 92(3), pages 281-294, December.
    5. Jaber, Mohamad Y. & Kher, Hemant V. & Davis, Darwin J., 2003. "Countering forgetting through training and deployment," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 85(1), pages 33-46, July.
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    1. Khan, M. & Jaber, M.Y. & Wahab, M.I.M., 2010. "Economic order quantity model for items with imperfect quality with learning in inspection," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 124(1), pages 87-96, March.
    2. Wang, J.-B. & Ng, C.T. & Cheng, T.C.E. & Liu, L.L., 2008. "Single-machine scheduling with a time-dependent learning effect," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 111(2), pages 802-811, February.
    3. Jaber, Mohamad Y. & Bonney, Maurice & Guiffrida, Alfred L., 2010. "Coordinating a three-level supply chain with learning-based continuous improvement," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 127(1), pages 27-38, September.
    4. Nadeau, Marie-Claude & Kar, Ashish & Roth, Richard & Kirchain, Randolph, 2010. "A dynamic process-based cost modeling approach to understand learning effects in manufacturing," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 128(1), pages 223-234, November.
    5. Jaber, Mohamad Y. & El Saadany, Ahmed M.A., 2011. "An economic production and remanufacturing model with learning effects," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 131(1), pages 115-127, May.


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