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Volatility of sales, expectation errors, and inventory investment: Firm level evidence


  • Bo, Hong


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  • Bo, Hong, 2001. "Volatility of sales, expectation errors, and inventory investment: Firm level evidence," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 72(3), pages 273-283, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:proeco:v:72:y:2001:i:3:p:273-283

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    1. Esteban-Bravo, Mercedes & Yildirim, Gökhan & Vidal-Sanz, Jose M., 2011. "Can we curb retail sales volatility through marketing mix actions?," DEE - Working Papers. Business Economics. WB wb112407, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. Departamento de Economía de la Empresa.
    2. Mustafa Caglayan & Sara Maioli & Simona Mateut, "undated". "Inventories and sales uncertainty," Discussion Papers 11/02, University of Nottingham, Centre for Finance, Credit and Macroeconomics (CFCM).
    3. Caglayan, Mustafa & Maioli, Sara & Mateut, Simona, 2012. "Inventories, sales uncertainty, and financial strength," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 36(9), pages 2512-2521.
    4. Elsayed, Khaled & Wahba, Hayam, 2013. "Reinvestigating the relationship between ownership structure and inventory management: A corporate governanceperspective," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 143(1), pages 207-218.
    5. Weerawich Roekchamnong & Pongsa Pornchaiwiseskul & Anant Chiarawongse, 2014. "The Effects of Uncertainties on Inventory Management of Petroleum Products: A Case Study of Thailand," International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, Econjournals, vol. 4(3), pages 380-390.

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