The objective of this dissertation is to develop a modeling framework to examine the impact of the uncertain quality of returns on firms' various operational decisions in a closed-loop supply chain setting. This research consists of three essays each addressing a separate managerial concern.Chapter 4: Joint Procurement and Production Decisions in Remanufacturing Under Quality and Demand Uncertainty 4.1. ... product categories, from car batteries to printer cartridges and computers, can be made new in remanufacturing operations. ... For example, about 90% of Kodak one-time use cameras (OTUCs) are produced from recycled camera bodies, and ... offer a variety of handsets and accessories in varying conditions for a wide range of prices and quantities (Guide et al.
|Title||:||Uncertainty Management in Remanufacturing|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|