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Games in Management Science

Essays in Honor of Georges Zaccour

Editors: Pineau, Pierre-Olivier, Sigué, Simon, Taboubi, Sihem (Eds.)

  • Highlights the latest treatment of emerging and revisited problems in management science that honors the scientific achievements of Professor Georges Zaccour
  • Examines a wide variety of game theory applications
  • Includes contributions from established experts in their respective fields
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This book covers a large spectrum of cutting-edge game theory applications in management science in which Professor Georges Zaccour has made significant contributions. Over the years, Professor Zaccour’s research has examined various theoretical issues and multiple applications of differential games, optimal control and operations research in the areas of marketing, supply chains, energy and environmental management. The chapters in this book examines these application areas, among others. It surveys topics including closed-loop supply chains, climate change, green energy, and cyber defense. Over the book’s 21 chapters, it revisits relevant problems that Professor Zaccour researched, but also highlights the latest treatment of emerging problems. With this book, distinguished and notable contributors wish to honor Professor Zaccour’s many scientific achievements. The book chapters are written by established scholars in their respective areas of research, who are also either former Ph.D. students or successful research collaborators of Professor Zaccour.

About the authors

Pierre-Olivier Pineau is a full professor in the Department of Decision Sciences at HEC Montréal and has held the Chair of Energy Sector Management since December 2013. He is a specialist in energy policy, particularly in the electricity sector. His research focuses on the integration of electricity markets in Canada and around the world, as well as optimal approaches to balancing production and energy consumption. He has worked in Finland, Peru and Cameroon on energy policy issues. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Energy Economics Association. He is a member of the CIRODD (Interuniversity Research Center on the Operationalization of Sustainable Development) and a Fellow at CIRANO (Center for Interuniversity Research and Analysis of Organizations). Prior to joining HEC Montréal, he was a professor at the University of Victoria (BC) from 2001 to 2006. 
Simon P. Sigué is a professor of marketing at Athabasca University, Canada. His research covers such topics as franchising, marketing channel, customer relationship management, international marketing and trade, and corruption. It has been published in various economics, management science, and marketing journals, including European Journal of Operational Research, International Journal of Production Economics, Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, Journal of Retailing, Journal of Service Research, and Omega: The International Journal of Management Science. He is also the President of the Academy of African Business and Development and past editor of Journal of African Business
Sihem Taboubi holds a Ph.D. in Administration and a M.Sc. in marketing from HEC Montreal. She is an Associate Professor of marketing at HEC Montreal and a member of the Group of Research in Decision Analysis (GERAD) and the International Society of Dynamic Games (ISDG). Her main research covers applications of game theory in marketing and supply chains. More particularly, she uses optimal control, static games and differential games to examine pricing, advertising and promotions decisions in distribution channels. Her research in published in various prestigious journals in Management Science and Marketing. Professor Taboubi serves as a referee for several Journals interested in the applications of game theory in these research areas.

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eBook £87.50
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  • Due: September 16, 2019
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Hardcover £109.99
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  • Due: September 16, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-19106-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Games in Management Science
Book Subtitle
Essays in Honor of Georges Zaccour
Editors
  • Pierre-Olivier Pineau
  • Simon Sigué
  • Sihem Taboubi
Series Title
International Series in Operations Research & Management Science
Series Volume
280
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-19107-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-19107-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-19106-1
Series ISSN
0884-8289
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 442
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations, 50 illustrations in colour
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