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Pandemic influenza: just-in-time vs. just-in case strategies

  • 1.  Pandemic influenza: just-in-time vs. just-in case strategies

    Posted 13 days ago

    COVID-19 continues to rage the world with new variations. Pharmaceutical companies and governments need to work together to synchronize their supply of the vaccines. However, the high uncertainty in demand may lead to an inherent conflict of interest where the governments want to supply aggressively (just-in-case) but the companies want to play conservatively (just-in-time). Combining operations research and data analytics can lead to simple and effective solutions to align commerce with public health.

    Here's the link to the work, please feel free to comment and question:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2kE3Johj0gg&t=74s

     

    Sincerely

    -yao

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    Yao Zhao

    Professor and Co-director of Rutgers Supply Chain Analytics Lab

    Rutgers University

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    Yao Zhao
    Professor
    Rutgers University
    Newark NJ
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