Research


Published and forthcoming papers

20. Berling P. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2014, “Dynamic Speed Optimization in Supply Chains with Stochastic Demand”, forthcoming in Transportation Science.

19. Caro F. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2014, “How Fast Fashion Works: Can It Work for You, Too?”, in IESE Insight Review 21, pp. 58-65. Paper here.

18. Caro F., V. Martínez-de-Albéniz and P. Rusmevichientong 2014, “The Assortment Packing Problem: Multiperiod Assortment Planning for Short-Lived Products”, forthcoming in Management Science.

17. Caro F. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2014, “Fast Fashion: Business Model Overview and Research Opportunities”, to appear in Retail Supply Chain Management: Quantitative Models and Empirical Studies, 2nd Edition, Narendra Agrawal and Stephen A. Smith (Editors), Springer, New York, NY. To appear.

16. Chaturvedi A., D. Beil and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2014, “Split Award Auctions for Supplier Retention”, in Management Science 60(7), pp. 1719-1737.

15. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and D. Simchi-Levi 2013, “Supplier-Buyer Negotiation Games: Equilibrium Conditions and Supply Chain Efficiency”, in Production and Operations Management 22(2), pp. 397–409.

14. Caro F. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2013, “Operations Management in Apparel Retailing: Processes, Frameworks and Optimization”, in BEIO 29(2), pp. 103-116.

13. Caro F. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2012, “Product and Price Competition with Satiation Effects”, in Management Science 58(7), pp. 1357-1373.

12. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. 2011, “Using Supplier Portfolios to Manage Demand Risk”, invited chapter for Handbook of Integrated Risk Management in Global Supply Chains, editors P. Kouvelis, O. Boyabatli, L. Dong, and R. Li, published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. ISBN: 978-0-470-53512-7.

11. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and K. Talluri 2011, “Dynamic Price Competition with Fixed Capacities”, in Management Science 57(6), pp. 1078–1093.

10. Chaturvedi A. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2011, “Optimal Procurement Design in the Presence of Supply Risk”, in Manufacturing & Services Operations Management 13(2), pp. 227–243.

9. Berling P. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2011, “Optimal Inventory Policies when Purchase Price and Demand are Stochastic”, in Operations Research 59(1), pp. 109-124.

8. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and G. Roels 2011, “Competing For Shelf Space”, in Production and Operations Management 20(1), pp. 32-46.

7. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and A. Lago 2010, “Myopic Inventory Policies Using Individual Customer Arrival Information”, in Manufacturing & Services Operations Management 12(4), pp. 663-672.

6. Caro F. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2010, “The Impact of Quick Response in Inventory-Based Competition”, in Manufacturing & Services Operations Management 12(3), pp. 409-429. Additional appendix here.

5. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and D. Simchi-Levi 2009, “Competition in the Supply Option Market”, in Operations Research 57(5), pp. 1082-1097.

4. Caro F. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2009, “The Effect of Assortment Rotation on Consumer Choice, and its Impact on Competition”, invited chapter for Operations Management Models with Consumer-Driven Demand, editors S. Netessine and C. Tang. ISBN: 978-0-387-98018-8.

3. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and D. Simchi-Levi 2006, “Mean-Variance Trade-offs in Supply Contracts”, in Naval Research Logistics, 53(7), pp. 603-616.

2. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and D. Simchi-Levi 2005, “A Portfolio Approach to Procurement Contracts”, in Production and Operations Management 14(1), pp. 90-114.

1. Martínez-de-Albéniz V. 2004, “A Portfolio Approach to Procurement Contracts”, in Manufacturing & Services Operations Management 6(1), pp. 109-112, (The MSOM Society Student Paper Competition: Extended Abstracts of 2003 Winners).

Working papers

  • Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and A. Sáez-de-Tejada 2014, “Dynamic Attraction Models for Cultural Choice”, under review. Paper here.
  • Boada P. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2014, “Estimating and Optimizing the Impact of Inventory on Consumer Choices in a Fashion Retail Setting”, under review. Paper here.
  • Bernstein F. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2014, “Using Product Rotation to Induce Purchases from Strategic Consumers”, under review. Paper here.
  • Heese H. S. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2014, “Retailer Assortment Strategies to Induce Manufacturer Competition”, under review. Paper here.
  • Çinar E. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2013, “A Closed-loop Approach to Dynamic Assortment Planning”, under review. Paper here.
  • Berling P. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2013, “A Characterization of Optimal Base-Stock Levels for a Multi-Stage Serial Supply Chain”, under review. Paper here.
  • Lago A., V. Martínez-de-Albéniz, P. Moscoso and A. Vall 2013, “The Role of Quick Response in Accelerating Sales of Fashion Goods”, under review. Paper here.
  • Calvo E. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2012, “Sourcing Strategies and Supplier Incentives for Short Life-Cycle Goods”, under review. Paper here.
  • Chaturvedi A. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2011, “Safety Stock, Excess Capacity or Diversification: Trade-offs under Supply Risk”, under review. Paper here.
  • Sachon M. and V. Martínez-de-Albéniz 2009, “Private Label Introduction: Does it Benefit the Supply Chain?”, under review. Paper here.
  • Martínez-de-Albéniz V. and J. M. Vendrell Simón 2007, “A Capacitated Commodity Trading Model with Market Power”, under review. Paper here.
  • Martínez-de-Albéniz V. 2006, “Pricing in a Duopoly with a Lead Time Advantage”, under review. Paper here.

Editorial work

Ad-hoc reviewer for Operations Research, Management Science, Manufacturing and Services Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, Naval Research Logistics, IIE Transactions, Decision Sciences Journal.

Invited talks and conferences

2014: ESSEC, Rotterdam School of Management, Universidad Miguel Hernández, IFORS, INFORMS

2013: EURO/INFORMS, INFORMS, SEIO, Indian School of Business, European Business School (EBS)

2012: London Business School, Cambridge University, Zaragoza Logistics Center, Lund University, EUROMA POMS International, INFORMS

2011: Duke University, Universidad de Chile, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, INFORMS

2010: INFORMS, Revenue Management Conference

2009: UCLA, Singapore Management University, INFORMS, M&SOM

2008: Lund University, Zaragoza Logistics Center, INFORMS, Encuentro Teoría de Juegos y Empresa – SEIO

2007: INFORMS

2006: INFORMS, M&SOM

2005: INFORMS, IFORS

2004: Columbia GSB, New York University, Wharton, UT Dallas, IESE, University of Michigan, INSEAD, M&SOM, INFORMS