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John R. Birge

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First Name:John
Middle Name:R.
Last Name:Birge
RePEc Short-ID:pbi119
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Booth School of Business
University of Chicago

Chicago, Illinois (United States)


:1101 East 58th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637
RePEc:edi:sbuchus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Victor M. Zavala & Kibaek Kim & Mihai Anitescu & John Birge, 2015. "A Stochastic Electricity Market Clearing Formulation with Consistent Pricing Properties," Papers 1510.08335,
  2. Chonawee Supatgiat & John R. Birge & Rachel Q. Zhang, 2002. "Optimal Bidding Strategies in Non-Sealed Bid Online Auctions of Common Products with Quantity Uncertainty," Game Theory and Information 0211005, EconWPA, revised 05 Mar 2003.
  3. Birge, John R. & Freund, Robert Michael., 1990. "Prior reduced fill-in in solving equations in interior point algorithms," Working papers 3186-90., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Sloan School of Management.
  4. Birge, J.R. & Dula, J., 1987. "Bounding the expectation of convex functions with limited distribution information," CORE Discussion Papers 1987033, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE).


  1. Ritzenhofen, Ingmar & Birge, John R. & Spinler, Stefan, 2016. "The structural impact of renewable portfolio standards and feed-in tariffs on electricity markets," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 255(1), pages 224-242.
  2. Ahuja, Vishal & Birge, John R., 2016. "Response-adaptive designs for clinical trials: Simultaneous learning from multiple patients," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 248(2), pages 619-633.
  3. Tsan-Ming Choi & T. C. E. Cheng & Xiande Zhao & Desheng Dash Wu & Cuicui Luo & Haofei Wang & John R. Birge, 2016. "Bi-level Programing Merger Evaluation and Application to Banking Operations," Production and Operations Management, Production and Operations Management Society, vol. 25(3), pages 498-515, March.
  4. John R. Birge & Luis Chavez-Bedoya, 2016. "Portfolio optimization under a generalized hyperbolic skewed t distribution and exponential utility," Quantitative Finance, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(7), pages 1019-1036, July.
  5. John R. Birge, 2015. "OM Forum—Operations and Finance Interactions," Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, INFORMS, vol. 17(1), pages 4-15, February.
  6. S. Alex Yang & John R. Birge & Rodney P. Parker, 2015. "The Supply Chain Effects of Bankruptcy," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 61(10), pages 2320-2338, October.
  7. Chavez-Bedoya, Luis & Birge, John, 2014. "Index tracking and enhanced indexation using a parametric approach," Journal of Economics, Finance and Administrative Science, Universidad ESAN, vol. 19(36), pages 19-44.
  8. Birge, John R. & Júdice, Pedro, 2013. "Long-term bank balance sheet management: Estimation and simulation of risk-factors," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 37(12), pages 4711-4720.
  9. Wu, Desheng Dash & Olson, David L. & Birge, John R., 2011. "Introduction to special issue on "Enterprise risk management in operations"," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 134(1), pages 1-2, November.
  10. Desheng Wu & Zhaoxin Zhou & John Birge, 2011. "Estimation of potential gains from mergers in multiple periods: a comparison of stochastic frontier analysis and Data Envelopment Analysis," Annals of Operations Research, Springer, vol. 186(1), pages 357-381, June.
  11. Desheng Dash Wu & David L. Olson & Luis A. Seco & John Birge, 2011. "Introduction To The Special Issue On "Operational Research And Asia Risk Management"," Asia-Pacific Journal of Operational Research (APJOR), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 28(01), pages 1-1.
  12. Birge, John R. & Yang, Song, 2007. "A model for tax advantages of portfolios with many assets," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 31(11), pages 3269-3290, November.
  13. Joyce W. Yen & John R. Birge, 2006. "A Stochastic Programming Approach to the Airline Crew Scheduling Problem," Transportation Science, INFORMS, vol. 40(1), pages 3-14, February.
  14. Grasman, Scott E. & Olsen, Tava Lennon & Birge, John R., 2005. "Finite buffer polling models with routing," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 165(3), pages 794-809, September.
  15. John R. Birge, 2004. "Scheduling a Professional Sports League in Microsoft ® Excel: Showing Students the Value of Good Modeling and Solution Techniques," INFORMS Transactions on Education, INFORMS, vol. 5(1), pages 56-66, September.
  16. Supatgiat, Chonawee & Zhang, Rachel Q & Birge, John R, 2001. "Equilibrium Values in a Competitive Power Exchange Market," Computational Economics, Springer;Society for Computational Economics, vol. 17(1), pages 93-121, February.
  17. Samer Takriti & John R. Birge, 2000. "Lagrangian Solution Techniques and Bounds for Loosely Coupled Mixed-Integer Stochastic Programs," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 48(1), pages 91-98, February.
  18. John R. Birge, 2000. "Option Methods for Incorporating Risk into Linear Capacity Planning Models," Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, INFORMS, vol. 2(1), pages 19-31, August.
  19. John R. Birge, 1997. "State-of-the-Art-Survey---Stochastic Programming: Computation and Applications," INFORMS Journal on Computing, INFORMS, vol. 9(2), pages 111-133, May.
  20. John R. Birge & Charles H. Rosa, 1996. "Incorporating Investment Uncertainty into Greenhouse Policy Models," The Energy Journal, International Association for Energy Economics, vol. 0(Number 1), pages 79-89.
  21. John R. Birge & Marilyn J. Maddox, 1995. "Bounds on Expected Project Tardiness," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 43(5), pages 838-850, October.
  22. Birge, John R. & Rosa, Charles H., 1995. "Modeling investment uncertainty in the costs of global CO2 emission policy," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 83(3), pages 466-488, June.
  23. John R. Birge & James K. Ho, 1993. "Optimal Flows in Stochastic Dynamic Networks with Congestion," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 41(1), pages 203-216, February.
  24. John R. Birge & Liqun Qi, 1993. "Semiregularity and Generalized Subdifferentials with Applications to Optimization," Mathematics of Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 18(4), pages 982-1005, November.
  25. James C. Bean & John R. Birge & John Mittenthal & Charles E. Noon, 1991. "Matchup Scheduling with Multiple Resources, Release Dates and Disruptions," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 39(3), pages 470-483, June.
  26. John Birge & Marc Teboulle, 1989. "Upper Bounds on the Expected Value of a Convex Function Using Gradient and Conjugate Function Information," Mathematics of Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 14(4), pages 745-759, November.
  27. John R. Birge & Stephen M. Pollock, 1989. "Using Parallel Iteration for Approximate Analysis of a Multiple Server Queueing System," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 37(5), pages 769-779, October.
  28. John R. Birge & Liqun Qi, 1988. "Computing Block-Angular Karmarkar Projections with Applications to Stochastic Programming," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 34(12), pages 1472-1479, December.
  29. Birge, John R. & Louveaux, Francois V., 1988. "A multicut algorithm for two-stage stochastic linear programs," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 34(3), pages 384-392, March.
  30. John R. Birge & Roger J.-B. Wets, 1987. "Computing Bounds for Stochastic Programming Problems by Means of a Generalized Moment Problem," Mathematics of Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 12(1), pages 149-162, February.
  31. James C. Bean & John R. Birge & Robert L. Smith, 1987. "Aggregation in Dynamic Programming," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 35(2), pages 215-220, April.
  32. John R. Birge, 1985. "Decomposition and Partitioning Methods for Multistage Stochastic Linear Programs," Operations Research, INFORMS, vol. 33(5), pages 989-1007, October.
  33. James C. Bean & John R. Birge, 1980. "Reducing Travelling Costs and Player Fatigue in the National Basketball Association," Interfaces, INFORMS, vol. 10(3), pages 98-102, June.

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  1. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (1) 2015-11-01
  2. NEP-FIN: Finance (1) 2002-11-18
  3. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2002-11-18


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