Behavioral Operations: Applications in Supply Chain Management
Published Online: 14 JAN 2011
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Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
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Donohue, K. and Siemsen, E. 2011. Behavioral Operations: Applications in Supply Chain Management. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .
- Published Online: 14 JAN 2011
Behavioral operations is a field within operations management that studies human behavior in the context of operations. The discipline uses a variety of research methodologies including behavioral modeling, controlled experiments, and field studies to identify and understand relevant aspects of human behavior in operational contexts. This article gives a brief overview of behavioral operations and its recent applications in the subfield of supply chain management.
- behavioral operations;
- supply chain management;
- experimental research;
- behavioral theory