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Management - Ph.D. / Sc.D.

 

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  • Saavedra Lux, Daniel Andres (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    I investigate whether and how expected future contract renegotiation considerations affect the type of covenants used in ex-ante debt contracts. I find that when future contract renegotiation costs are expected to be high, ...
  • Grigas, Paul (Paul Edward) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    We present several contributions at the interface of first-order methods for convex optimization and problems in statistical machine learning. In the first part of this thesis, we present new results for the Frank-Wolfe ...
  • Yuan, Rong, Ph. D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    The supply chain management for an online retailing business is centered around the operations of its fulfillment centers. A fulfillment center receives and holds inventory from vendors, and then uses this inventory to ...
  • Shaposhnik, Yaron (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    Motivated by several core operational applications, we introduce a class of multistage stochastic optimization models that capture a fundamental tradeoff between performing work under uncertainty (exploitation) and investing ...
  • DiBenigno, Julia Marie (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
    Organizational life is rife with conflict between groups with different interests who pursue different goals. Integrative mechanisms to promote goal alignment do not always work, particularly when conflicts involve ...
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