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Circular Variable Work In Process

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  • Luis Vildosola

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This work is focused on identifying a circular pull production control system (PPCS) and make emphasis on the presence of a stability attribute. It is an introductory paper to an extended study of macroeconomic financial stability in a physically open but systemic closed system. Previous work has been focused on achieving a balance between system failures and work in process inventory levels, under a particular risk allowance and a particular environmental scenario. This work establishes a thesis stating that a metaheuristics approach to PPCS will harvest benefits not possibly considered when optimizing a local process.

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Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Macroeconomics with number 0203004.

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Length: 9 pages
Date of creation: 14 Mar 2002
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Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpma:0203004

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Keywords: Metaheuristics; Global optimization; Kanban; Conwip; Base Stock;

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  1. Kleijnen, J.P.C. & Gaury, E.G.A., 1998. "Short-term robustness of production management systems," Discussion Paper 1998-070, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research.
  2. Luis Vildosola, 1998. "Economia sintetica," GE, Growth, Math methods 9805002, EconWPA.
  3. Gaury, E.G.A. & Kleijnen, J.P.C. & Pierreval, H., 1998. "Customized Pull Systems for Single-Product Flow Lines," Discussion Paper 1998-117, Tilburg University, Center for Economic Research.
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