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Using lagrangean relaxation to minimize the (weighted) number of late jobs on a single machine
(Discussion paper1999:8, Working paper, 1999-06)
This paper tackles the general single machine scheduling problem, where jobs have different release and due dates and the objective is to minimize the weighted number of late jobs. The notion of master sequence is first ...
Annuity factors, duration and convexity : insights from a financial engineering perspective
(Discussion paper1998:19, Working paper, 1998-12)
This paper applies a unified and integrative financial engineering perspective to key derived concepts in traditional fixed income analysis, with the purpose of enhancing conceptual insights and motivating computational ...
Seasoned public offerings: Resolution of the "new issues puzzle"
(Discussion paper;09/98, Working paper, 1998)
The `new issues puzzle' is that stocks of common stock issuers subsequently underperform non- issuers matched on size and book-to-market ratio. With 7,000+ seasoned equity and debt issues, we document that issuer ...
Strategic mergers & acquisitions : value creation and the market for corporate control
(Doctoral thesis, 1991)
Commitment and ethical decision-making in the R&D process in pharmaceutical industry
(Doctoral thesis, 1992-06)