Barry Cobb

Refereed Journals

"Finding mixed strategy Nash equilibria with decision trees," International Review of Economics Education, in press, with T. Sen. [View PDF]

"Inventory management with log-normal demand per unit time," Computers & Operations Research, in press, with R. Rumí and A. Salmerón. [View PDF]

"Spreadsheet modeling of (Q,R) inventory policies," Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2013, in press. [View PDF]

"Mixed strategy Nash equilibria in signaling games," Theoretical Economics Letters, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2013, 52-64, with A. Basuchoudhary and G.N. Hartman. [View PDF]

"Mixture distributions for modelling demand during lead time," Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 64, No. 2, 2013, 217-228. [View PDF]

"Graphical models for economic profit maximization," INFORMS Transactions on Education, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2011, 43-56. [View PDF]

"A graphical method for valuing switching options," Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 61, 2010, 1596-1606, with J.M. Charnes. [View PDF]

"Performance of TIAA-CREF's recommended portfolios," Journal of Personal Finance, Vol. 8, 2009, 23-48, with A.J. Menas. [View PDF]

"A decision analysis approach to solving the signaling game," Decision Analysis, Vol. 6, No. 4, 2009, 239-255, with A. Basuchoudhary. [View PDF]

"Influence diagrams for capacity planning and pricing under uncertainty," Journal of Management Accounting Research, Vol. 21, 2009, 75-97. [View PDF]

"Efficiency of influence diagram models with continuous decisionon variables," Decision Support Systems, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2009, 257-266. [View PDF]

"Decision making with hybrid influence diagrams using mixtures of truncated exponentials," European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 186, No. 1, 2008, 261-275, with P.P. Shenoy [View PDF

"Influence diagrams with continuous decision variables and non-Gaussian uncertainties," Decision Analysis, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2007, 136-155. [View PDF]

"Approximating probability density functions in hybrid Bayesian networks with mixtures of truncated exponentials," Statistics and Computing, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2006, 293--308, with P.P. Shenoy and R. Rumí [View PDF]

"Operations for inference in continuous Bayesian networks with linear deterministic variables," International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, Vol. 42, No. 1-2, 2006, 21-36, with P.P. Shenoy [View PDF]

"On the plausibility transformation method for translating belief function models to probability models," International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2006, 314-330, with P.P. Shenoy [View PDF]

"Inference in hybrid Bayesian networks with mixtures of truncated exponentials," International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2006, 257-286, with P.P. Shenoy [View PDF]

"Telecommunications network evolution decisions: The Sprint/Nortel Networks real option valuation tool (practice abstract)," Interfaces, Vol. 34, No. 6, 2004, 438-440, with J.M. Charnes, B. Wallace, C. Kersch, J. Shubin, D. Hague, M. Krieger, and M. Bugenhagen. [View PDF]

"Real options volatility estimation with correlated inputs," The Engineering Economist, Vol. 49, No. 2, 2004, 119-137, with J.M. Charnes. [View PDF]

"A comparison of Bayesian and belief function reasoning," Information Systems Frontiers, Vol. 5, No. 4, 2003, 345-358, with P.P. Shenoy. [View PDF]