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By Peter Kennedy

This is often the best (and crucial) complement for all econometrics classes--from a rigorous first undergraduate direction, to a primary master's, to a PhD course.

* Explains what's going in textbooks choked with proofs and formulation
* bargains instinct, skepticism, insights, humor, and functional recommendation (dos and don’ts)
* comprises new chapters that hide instrumental variables and computational concerns
* contains more information on GMM, nonparametrics, and an advent to wavelets

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26 Zinn and Bowersox (1988, p. 133), Feitzinger and Lee (1997), Fliedner and Vokurka (1997), Graman and Magazine (1998), Van Hoek et al. (1999a, b), Christopher (2000), Van Hoek (2000), Herer et al. (2002, p. 201), Davila and Wouters (2007, p. 2245), Graman and Sanders (2009, p. 206). 27 Feitzinger and Lee (1997). 28 Zinn and Bowersox (1988, p. 123), Lee and Tang (1997, p. 52), Swaminathan (2001, pp. ), Chopra and Meindl (2007, p. 365), Davila and Wouters (2007), Shao and Ji (2008), Simchi-Levi et al.

Storing one ton of paper costs 22 € per month, so that the cost of holding a ton of paper in storage is 33 € on average. The supplier lead time means and variabilities are high and therefore their reduction is important to our company (4). Our chief purchasing manager declared costs per order did not accure. 31 € per ordered ton. This cost per order is relatively low (5) compared to the average value per ton of 1,058 € in 2014. Our company suffers from both demand and lead-time uncertainty, has to observe minimum order and saltus quantities,17 and the in-transit carrying cost per unit and emergency transfer cost per unit are low: Therefore, demand uncertainty and lead-time (uncertainty) reduction and fewer orders are preferred to only leadtime pooling and lower premium transportation and in-transit inventory costs, which are already low (15).

21 Cf. Pfohl (2004a, pp. ). 1 Emergency Transshipments The German locations of our paper wholesale company already exchange products in case of a stockout, which supports the result of the RPDST. e. he orders stock from another warehouse, if he cannot satisfy a customer’s demand from the primary warehouse. This stock exchange must not be considered detachedly from sales, demand, demand forecasting, and order and storage policy, as it is influenced by these factors. 23 A business policy has historically evolved in our company entailing that if the sales department of one location attends to a customer, the same location’s logistics department also delivers products to this customer.

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