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Charles Wang

Associate Professor
Operations Management and Strategy Department

Education

PhD, Operations Management, Syracuse University
MS, Computer Engineering, Syracuse University
BE, Mechanical Engineering, Tongji University

Teaching

  • MGO 630 (MBA Core) - Operations and Service Management
  • MGO 631 - Production and Inventory Planning
  • MGO 636 - Supply Chain Modeling, Design and Optimization
  • MGO 795 - Doctoral Seminar on Operations Management

Selected Publications

Chuang, C., C. X. Wang, and Y. Zhao (2014). Closed-loop supply chain models for a high-tech product under alternative reverse channel and collection cost structures. International Journal of Production Economics, 156, 108-123. [Download]

Wang, C. X., S. Webster, and S. Zhang. 2014. Robust price-setting newsvendor model with interval market size and consumer willingness-to-pay. International Journal of Production Economics, 154, 100-112. [Download]

Wang, C. X., S. Webster, and S. Zhang. 2012. Newsvendor models with alternative risk preferences within expected utility theory and prospect theory frameworks. In: T. M. Choi (Ed.), Handbook of Newsvendor Problem: Models, Extensions, and Applications NY: Springer, 177-196. [Download]

Wang, C. X., S. Webster, and S. Zhang. 2011. A comparison of two sourcing tactics for a new component. European Journal of Operational Research, 211 310-317.

Wang, C. X. 2010. The loss-averse newsvendor game. International Journal of Production Economics, 124 448-452.

Wang, C. X., S. Webster. 2009. Markdown Money Contracts for Perishable Goods with Clearance Pricing. European Journal of Operational Research 196 1113-1122. [Download]

Wang, C. X., S. Webster, N.C. Suresh. 2009. Would a risk-averse newsvendor order less at a higher selling price? European Journal of Operational Research 196 544-553. [Download]

Wang, C.X. 2009. Random yield and uncertain demand in decentralised supply chains under the traditional and VMI arrangements. International Journal of Production Research 47 1955-1968. [Download]

Wang, C. X., S. Webster. 2009. The loss-averse newsvendor problem. OMEGA, 37 93-105. [Download]

Wang, C. X., S. Webster. 2007. Channel coordination for a supply chain with a risk-neutral manufacturer and a loss-averse retailer. Decision Sciences, 38 361-389. Featured Article. [Download]

Wang, C. X., M. Benaroch. 2004. Supply chain coordination in buyer centric B2B electronic markets. International Journal of Production Economics 92 113-124.

Wang, C. X. 2002. A general framework of supply chain contract models. Supply Chain Management: An International Journal, 7 302-310.

Awards and Recognition

  • Decision Sciences Journal Best Paper Finalist Award, 2007
  • Syracuse University Best Doctoral Dissertation Award, 2003

Service

  • UB School of Management MBA/MS Program Committee: 2006 - present 
  • UB School of Management Policy Committee: 2007 - 2009 
  • UB School of Management Undergraduate Program Committee: 2005-2006