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Revenue Management a Path to Increased Profits (2nd ed 2015)
This e-book is fully downloadable. Excellent briefing on revenue management principles with examples and case studies of various industries.
You will first need to know some top level info on your industry profitability.
IBISWorld US industries -- overview and basic profitablity and revenues
BIZMINER -- Detailed industry financials and market reports, some at metro level.
FACTIVA -- Industry stats and in depth public company reports, news and analysi
HOOVERS In depth --General overview of top competitors
MERGENT -- In depth public company and financial analysis, customizable.
Case Studies -- Library subsciption databases will have case studies written as scholarly articles. Recommended starting with ABI Inform and using the recommended list on the Ops. Management Tab in this guide.
Business Plans -- Look at the Guide on new venture development plans
Operations Research and Management Science Handbook (2008) ed. A. Ravi Ravindran. CRC Press
T57.6 O0446 2008
Recommended for OM 305, OM 440
Detailed chapters on every aspect of OM, signed chapters include introduction to the topic, multiple models for specific business problem. Chapters on linear nonlinear and integer programming, network optimization, decision making and decision analysis, dynamic programming, stochastic processes, queueing theory, inventory control, complexity and large-scale networks, simulation, metaheuristics, robust optimization, pricing and yield management. Chapters on selected industries: Airlines, finance, production systems, supply chain management, water resources.
Operations Research Calculations Handbook (2001). Dennis Blumenfeld. CRC Press. T57.6 B57 2001
Recommended for OM 305
Theory and Practice of Revenue Management (2004). K.T. Talluri & G. J Van Ryzin. Kluwer. HD60.7.T35 2004
Recommended for OM 440
RM techniques in the first part of the book and 13 industry RM practices profiled in the part 2.
This is only the start, please consult with the business librarian for much more indepth material.