The INFORMS RMP Section Prize Committee requests nominations for the 2019 RMP Section Prize
The INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Prize is awarded for the best contribution to the science of pricing and revenue management published in English. The award includes a plaque and a cash prize. The total cash prize is $1000 that is shared equally among the winners. The award is given each year at the INFORMS Annual Meeting if there is a suitable recipient. Papers that are eligible may be resubmitted the next year. Published work must meet the following requirements to be eligible for the INFORMS RMP Section Prize:
It must be in the form of a paper, a book, or a group of papers or books. It must be on the topic of pricing/revenue management.
Books or papers may be case histories, reports of research representing new results, or primarily synthesis. For any nominated set (a group of either articles or books) published over more than one year, it is expected that each element in the set is part of one continuous effort, such as a multi-year project or a continuously written, multi-volume book.
The committee consists of 3 members, including a chair, each serving on the committee for 2 years if possible.
To be eligible for consideration, each book or paper must be nominated to the committee. Anyone may make nominations (including self-nominations). The Committee will use the following criteria in making judgments:
A nomination consists of:
The submission deadline is July 31, 2019. Nominations should be sent, or in the case of electronic submission, emailed to the chair of the committee at the address below.
Whom to contact
2019 Section Award Committee Chair:
Booth School of Business
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL, 60637
Committee members: Victor Araman (AUB), Huseyin Topaloglu (Cornell), Gabriel Weintraub (Stanford)
The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
phone 1 443-757-3500
phone 2 800-4INFORMS (800-446-3676)