Mike Mingcheng Wei

Ph.D. Candidate in Operations & Manufacturing Management
Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis
1 Brookings Dr., Campus Box 1133
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

Office: Simon Hall 102
Voicemail: (314) 632-6606
Fax: (314) 935-9484
Email: weim@wustl.edu


ACADEMIC DEGREES
    • Ph.D. in Operations & Manufacturing Management, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis, May 2014.
    • M.S. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, The Pennsylvanian State University, 2009.
    • B.B.A. in Information Management and Information Systems, School of Management, Fudan University, 2005.


RESEARCH
Research Interests
Supply chain management; game theoretic operations models; revenue management and dynamic pricing; strategic consumer behavior; transportation networks, social networks.

Under Review Papers and Working Papers (Available Upon Request)
    • Responsive Pricing of Fashion Products: The Effects of Demand Learning and Strategic Consumer Behavior, with Y. Aviv and F. Zhang.
    • Innovative Dynamic Pricing: The Potential Benefits of Early-Purchase Reward Programs, with Y. Aviv.
    • Advance Selling to Strategic Consumers: Preorder Contingent Pricing or Preorder Contingent Production?, with F. Zhang.

Journal Publications
    • Wei, M.M., T. Yao, B. Jiang, S.T. Young. 2013. Profit Seeking vs. Survival Seeking: an Analytical Study of Supplier’s Behavior and Buyer’s Subsidy Strategy. Production and Operations Management 22(2) 269-282.
    • Yao, T., M.M. Wei, B. Zhang, T. Friesz. 2012. Congestion Derivatives for a Traffic Bottleneck with Heterogeneous Commuters. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological 46(10) 1454–1473.
    • Yao, T., T. Friesz, M.M. Wei, Y. Yin. 2010. Congestion Derivatives for a Traffic Bottleneck. Transportation Research Part B: Methodological 44(10) 1149-1165.