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The effects of a simple arrival rate control policy on throughput and work-in-process in production systems with workload dependent processing rates


  • van Ooijen, H. P. G.
  • Bertrand, J. W. M.


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  • van Ooijen, H. P. G. & Bertrand, J. W. M., 2003. "The effects of a simple arrival rate control policy on throughput and work-in-process in production systems with workload dependent processing rates," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 85(1), pages 61-68, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:proeco:v:85:y:2003:i:1:p:61-68

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