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An improved (Q, R) formulation when the stockout cost is incurred on a per-stockout basis

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  • Lau, Amy Hing Ling
  • Lau, Hon-Shiang
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Production Economics.

    Volume (Year): 111 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 2 (February)
    Pages: 421-434

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:proeco:v:111:y:2008:i:2:p:421-434
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