# Selected Bibliography for John R. Birge

**Hobart W. Williams Distinguished Service Professor of Operations Management**

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## Published Works

** Innovative Technology at the Interface of Finance and Operations: Volume I** Volodymyr Babich, John Birge and Gilles Hilary; Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2022.

"**Interface of Operations and Finance: A Tutorial**," Volodymyr Babich and John Birge, in *Innovative Technology at the Interface of Finance and Operations: Volume I.* V. Babich, J. R. Birge and G. Hilary, Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2022, pp. 43-99.

"**The Value and Cost of More Stages in Stochastic Programing: A Statistical Analysis on a Set of Portfolio Choice Problems**." John R. Birge, Jörgen Blomvall and Jonas Ekblom; *Quantitative Finance*, 2022, *22*(1), pp. 95-112.

"**Asymptotic Behavior of Solutions: An Application to Stochastic NLP**." Arnab Sur and John R. Birge; *Mathematical Programming*, 2022, *191*(1), pp. 281-306.

"**Enhancing Regulatory Decision Making for Postmarket Drug Safety**." Vishal Ahuja, Carlos A. Alvarez, John R. Birge and Chad Syverson; *Management Science*, 2021, *67*(12), pp. 7493-510.

"**Network Structure and Its Impact on Commodity Markets†**." John R. Birge; *Production and Operations Management*, 2021, *30*(12), pp. 4568-74.

"**Dynamic Learning and Market Making in Spread Betting Markets with Informed Bettors**." John R. Birge, Yifan Feng, N. Bora Keskin and Adam Schultz; *Operations Research*, 2021, *69*(6), pp. 1746-66.

"**The Interface of Finance, Operations, and Risk Management**." Volodymyr Babich and John R. Birge; *Foundations and Trends in Technology, Information and Operations Management*, 2021, *15*(1–2), pp. 1-203.

"**Optimal Commissions and Subscriptions in Networked Markets**." John Birge, Ozan Candogan, Hongfan Chen and Daniela Saban; *Manufacturing & Service Operations Management*, 2021, *23*(3), pp. 569-88.

"**On Efficient Aggregation of Distributed Energy Resources**," Zuguang Gao, Khaled Alshehri and John R. Birge, *2021 60th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC)* 2021, pp. 7064-69.

"**Approximation Schemes for Multiperiod Binary Knapsack Problems**," Zuguang Gao, John R. Birge and Varun Gupta, in *Computer Science – Theory and Applications. Csr 2021.* R. Santhanam and D. Musatov, Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2021, pp. 131-46.

"**Portfolio Optimization under the Generalized Hyperbolic Distribution: Optimal Allocation, Performance and Tail Behavior**." John R. Birge and L. Chavez-Bedoya; *Quantitative Finance*, 2021, *21*(2), pp. 199-219.

"**Flexibility from Networks of Data Centers: A Market Clearing Formulation with Virtual Links**." Weiqi Zhang, Line A. Roald, Andrew A. Chien, John R. Birge and Victor M. Zavala; *Electric Power Systems Research*, 2020, *189*, pp. 106723.

"**An Approximation Approach for Response-Adaptive Clinical Trial Design**." Vishal Ahuja and John R. Birge; *INFORMS Journal on Computing*, 2020, *32*(4), pp. 877-94.

"**Trade Credit in Supply Chains: Multiple Creditors and Priority Rules**." S. Alex Yang and John R. Birge; *Foundations and Trends in Technology, Information and Operations Management*, 2020, *14*(1–2), pp. 5-22.

**"Dynamic Learning and Market Making in Spread Betting Markets with Informed Bettors."** John R. Birge, Yifan Feng, N. Bora Keskin and Adam Schultz. *Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Conference on Economics and Computation.* Phoenix, AZ, USA: Association for Computing Machinery, 2019, 397–98.

"**Strategic Commitment to a Production Schedule with Uncertain Supply and Demand: Renewable Energy in Day-Ahead Electricity Markets**." Nur Sunar and John R. Birge; *Management Science*, 2019, *65*(2), pp. 714-34.

"**Dynamic Selling Mechanisms for Product Differentiation and Learning**." N. Bora Keskin and John R. Birge; *Operations Research*, 2019, *67*(4), pp. 1069-89.

"**Optimal Dynamic Product Development and Launch for a Network of Customers**." Nur Sunar, John R. Birge and Sinit Vitavasiri; *Operations Research*, 2019, *67*(3), pp. 770-90.

"**Limits to Arbitrage in Electricity Markets: A Case Study of MISO**." John R. Birge, Ali Hortaçsu, Ignacia Mercadal and J. Michael Pavlin; *Energy Economics*, 2018, *75*, pp. 518-33.

"**Trade Credit, Risk Sharing, and Inventory Financing Portfolios**." S. Alex Yang and John R. Birge; *Management Science*, 2018, *64*(8), pp. 3667-89.

**"Optimal Commissions and Subscriptions in Networked Markets."** John Birge, Ozan Candogan, Hongfan Chen and Daniela Saban. *Proceedings of the 2018 ACM Conference on Economics and Computation.* Ithaca, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery, 2018, 613–14.

"**Risk-Sensitive Asset Management and Cascading Defaults**." John R. Birge, Lijun Bo and Agostino Capponi; *Mathematics of Operations Research*, 2018, *43*(1), pp. 1-28.

"**When Customers Anticipate Liquidation Sales: Managing Operations under Financial Distress**." John R. Birge, Rodney P. Parker, Michelle Xiao Wu and S. Alex Yang; *Manufacturing & Service Operations Management*, 2017, *19*(4), pp. 657-73.

"**Inverse Optimization for the Recovery of Market Structure from Market Outcomes: An Application to the MISO Electricity Market**." John R. Birge, Ali Hortaçsu and J. Michael Pavlin; *Operations Research*, 2017, *65*(4), pp. 837-55.

"**A Stochastic Electricity Market Clearing Formulation with Consistent Pricing Properties**." Victor M. Zavala, Kibaek Kim, Mihai Anitescu and John Birge; *Operations Research*, 2017, *65*(3), pp. 557-76.

"**Pom and Finance**," John R. Birge, in *The Routledge Companion to Production and Operations Management.* M. K. Starr and S. Gupta, London ; New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017, pp.

"**The Structural Impact of Renewable Portfolio Standards and Feed-in Tariffs on Electricity Markets**." Ingmar Ritzenhofen, John R. Birge and Stefan Spinler; *European Journal of Operational Research*, 2016, *255*(1), pp. 224-42.

"**Risk Intelligence in Big Data Era: A Review and Introduction to Special Issue**." Dasheng Wu and John R. Birge; *IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics*, 2016, *46*(8), pp. 1718-20.

"**Portfolio Optimization under a Generalized Hyperbolic Skewed T Distribution and Exponential Utility**." John R. Birge and Luis Chavez-Bedoya; *Quantitative Finance*, 2016, *16*(7), pp. 1019-36.

"**An Improved Stochastic Unit Commitment Formulation to Accommodate Wind Uncertainty**." Canan Uçkun, Audun Botterud and John R. Birge; *IEEE Transactions on Power Systems*, 2016, *31*(4), pp. 2507-17.

"**Flexible Operation of Batteries in Power System Scheduling with Renewable Energy**." Nan Li, Canan Uçkun, Emil M. Constantinescu, John R. Birge, Kory W. Hedman and Audun Botterud; *IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy*, 2016, *7*(2), pp. 685-96.

"**Bi-Level Programing Merger Evaluation and Application to Banking Operations**." Desheng Dash Wu, Cuicui Luo, Haofei Wang and John R. Birge; *Production and Operations Management*, 2016, *25*(3), pp. 498-515.

"**Response-Adaptive Designs for Clinical Trials: Simultaneous Learning from Multiple Patients**." Vishal Ahuja and John R. Birge; *European Journal of Operational Research*, 2016, *248*(2), pp. 619-33.

"**The Supply Chain Effects of Bankruptcy**." S. Alex Yang, John R. Birge and Rodney P. Parker; *Management Science*, 2015, *61*(10), pp. 2320-38.

"**Geographic Variation in Rosiglitazone Use Surrounding Fda Warnings in the Department of Veterans Affairs**." Vishal Ahuja, Min-Woong Sohn, John R. Birge, Chad Syverson, Elly Budiman-Mak, Nicholas Emanuele, Jennifer M. Cooper and Elbert S. Huang; *Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy*, 2015, *21*(12), pp. 1214-34.

"**Om Forum—Operations and Finance Interactions**." John R. Birge; *Manufacturing & Service Operations Management*, 2015, *17*(1), pp. 4-15.

"**Modeling Manager Confidence in Forecasted Excess Returns under Active Portfolio Management**." John Birge and Luis Chavez-Bedoya; *Journal of Asset Management*, 2014, *15*(6), pp. 353-65.

"**Index Tracking and Enhanced Indexation Using a Parametric Approach**." Luis Chavez-Bedoya and John R. Birge; *Journal of Economics Finance and Administrative Science*, 2014, *19*(36), pp. 19-44.

"**Approximation Methods for Determining Optimal Allocations in Response Adaptive Clinical Trials**," Vishal Ahuja, John R. Birge and Christopher Ryan, *ICORES 2014 - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Operations Research and Enterprise Systems* B. Vitoriano, E. Pinson and F. C. Valente, SciTePress, 2014, pp. 460-65.

"**Long-Term Bank Balance Sheet Management: Estimation and Simulation of Risk-Factors**." John R. Birge and Pedro Júdice; *Journal of Banking & Finance*, 2013, *37*(12), pp. 4711-20.

"**Risk Management in Cleaner Production**." Desheng Dash Wu, David L. Olson and John R. Birge; *Journal of Cleaner Production*, 2013, *53*(0), pp. 1-6.

"**Serial Chain Merger Evaluation Model and Application to Mortgage Banking***." Desheng Dash Wu and John R. Birge; *Decision Sciences*, 2012, *43*(1), pp. 5-36.

** Introduction to Stochastic Programming** John R. Birge and François Louveaux; Springer Series in Operations Research.; New York: Springer, 2011.

"**Estimation of Potential Gains from Mergers in Multiple Periods: A Comparison of Stochastic Frontier Analysis and Data Envelopment Analysis**." Desheng Wu, Zhaoxin Zhou and John Birge; *Annals of Operations Research*, 2011, *186*(1), pp. 357-81.

"**The Persistence and Effectiveness of Large-Scale Mathematical Programming Strategies: Projection, Outer Linearization, and Inner Linearization**," ManMohan S. Sodhi, Christopher S. Tang and John R. Birge, in *A Long View of Research and Practice in Operations Research and Management Science.* M. S. Sodhi and C. S. Tang, Springer US, 2010, pp. 23-33.

"**L - Shaped Method for Two-Stage Stochastic Programs with Recourse**," Francois Louveaux and John R. Birge, in *Encyclopedia of Optimization.* C. A. Floudas and P. M. Pardalos, Springer US, 2009, pp. 1943-45.

"**Stochastic Integer Programs**," Francois Louveaux and John R. Birge, in *Encyclopedia of Optimization.* C. A. Floudas and P. M. Pardalos, Springer US, 2009, pp. 3753-55.

"**Two-Stage Stochastic Programs with Recourse**," Francois Louveaux and John R. Birge, in *Encyclopedia of Optimization.* C. A. Floudas and P. M. Pardalos, Springer US, 2009, pp. 3959-61.

"**Setting Basestock Levels in Multi-Product Systems with Setups and Random Yield**." Scott E. Grasman, Tava Lennon Olsen and John R. Birge; *IIE Transactions*, 2008, *40*(12), pp. 1158 - 70.

"**Operational Decisions, Capital Structure, and Managerial Compensation: A News Vendor Perspective**." Xiaodong Xu and John R. Birge; *Engineering Economist*, 2008, *53*(3), pp. 173 - 96.

** Financial Engineering** John R. Birge and Vadim Linetsky; Handbooks in Operations Research and Management Science; Amsterdam; London North-Holland, 2007.

"**Chapter 20: Optimization Methods in Dynamic Portfolio Management**," John R. Birge, in *Financial Engineering.* J. R. Birge and V. Linetsky, Elsevier, 2007, pp. 845-65.

"**Successive Linear Approximation Solution of Infinite-Horizon Dynamic Stochastic Programs**." John R. Birge and Gongyun Zhao; *Siam Journal on Optimization*, 2007, *18*(4), pp. 1165-86.

"**A Model for Tax Advantages of Portfolios with Many Assets**." John R. Birge and Song Yang; *Journal of Banking & Finance*, 2007, *31*(11), pp. 3269-90.

"**Complexity in Energy Networks under Uncertainty**," John R. Birge, *IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting* Montreal: IEEE, 2006, pp.

"**The Abridged Nested Decomposition Method for Multistage**." Christopher J. Donohue and John R. Birge; *Algorithmic Operations Research*, 2006, *1*(1), pp. 20-30.

"**Equity Valuation, Production, and Financial Planning: A Stochastic Programming Approach**." Xiaodong Xu and John R. Birge; *Naval Research Logistics*, 2006, *53*(7), pp. 641-55.

"**A Stochastic Programming Approach to the Airline Crew Scheduling Problem**." Joyce W. Yen and John R. Birge; *Transportation Science*, 2006, *40*(1), pp. 3-14.

"**Finite Buffer Polling Models with Routing**." Scott E. Grasman, John R. Birge and Tava Lennon Olsen; *European Journal of Operational Research*, 2005, *165*, pp. 794.

"**Scheduling a Professional Sports League in Microsoft® Excel: Showing Students the Value of Good Modeling and Solution Techniques**." John R. Birge; *INFORMS Transactions on Education*, 2004, *5*(1), pp. 56-66.

"**Stochastic Unit Commitment Problem**." Takayuki Shiina and John R. Birge; *International Transactions in Operational Research*, 2004, *11*(1), pp. 19.

"**Multistage Stochastic Programming Model for Electric Power Capacity Expansion Problem**." T. Shiina and John R. Birge; *Japan Journal of Industrial and Applied Mathematics*, 2003, *20*(3), pp. 379-97.

"**Single Machine Scheduling with Randomly Compressible Processing Times**." X. D. Qi, G. Yin and John R. Birge; *Stochastic Analysis and Applications*, 2002, *20*(3), pp. 591-613.

** Stochastic Programming Applications to Electric Power Problems** Takayki Shiina and John R. Birge; Ciepi Report R01003; Tokyo: Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry., 2002.

"**Equilibrium Values in a Competitive Power Exchange Market**." Chonawee Supatgiat, Rachel Q. Zhang and John R. Birge; *Computational Economics*, 2001, *17*(1), pp. 93-121.

"**A Quadratic Recourse Function for the Two-Stage Stochastic Program**," John R. Birge, Stephen M. Pollock and Liqun Qi, in *Progress in Optimization.* A. Eberhard, Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000, pp. 109--21.

"**A Variant of the Topkis-Veinott Method for Solving Inequality Constrained Optimization Problems**." John R. Birge, L. Qi and Z. Wei; *Applied Mathematics and Optimization*, 2000, *41*(3), pp. 309-30.

"**Scheduling Problems with Random Processing Times under Expected Earliness/Tardiness Costs**." X. D. Qi, G. Yin and John R. Birge; *Stochastic Analysis and Applications*, 2000, *18*(3), pp. 453-73.

"**Single-Machine Scheduling with Random Machine Breakdowns and Randomly Compressible Processing Times**." X. D. Qi, G. Yin and John R. Birge; *Stochastic Analysis and Applications*, 2000, *18*(4), pp. 635-53.

"**Duality Gaps in Stochastic Integer Programming**." Suvrajeet Sen, Julia L. Higle and John R. Birge; *Journal of Global Optimization*, 2000, *18*(2), pp. 189-94.

"**Option Methods for Incorporating Risk into Linear Capacity Planning Models**." John R. Birge; *Manufacturing & Service Operations Management*, 2000, *2*(1), pp. 19-31.

"**Using Integer Programming to Refine Lagrangian-Based Unit Commitment Solutions**." Samer Takriti and John R. Birge; *IEEE Transactions on Power Systems*, 2000, *15*(1), pp. 151-56.

"**Convergence Properties of Two-Stage Stochastic Programming**." L. Dai, C. H. Chen and John R. Birge; *Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications*, 2000, *106*(3), pp. 489-509.

"**Lagrangian Solution Techniques and Bounds for Loosely Coupled Mixed-Integer Stochastic Programs**." Samer Takriti and John R. Birge; *Operations Research*, 2000, *48*(1), pp. 91-98.

"**Risk-Neutral Option Pricing Methods for Adjusting Constrained Cash Flows**." John R. Birge and R. Q. Zhang; *Engineering Economist*, 1999, *44*(1), pp. 36-49.

"**Convergence Analysis of Some Methods for Minimizing a Nonsmooth Convex Function**." John R. Birge, L. Qi and Z. Wei; *Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications*, 1998, *97*(2), pp. 357-83.

"**New Method for Nonsmooth Convex Optimization**." Z. Wei, L. Qi and John R. Birge; *Journal of Inequalities and Applications*, 1998, *2*(2), pp. 157-79.

"**A General Approach to Convergence Properties of Some Methods for Nonsmooth Convex Optimization**." John R. Birge, L. Qi and Z. Wei; *Applied Mathematics and Optimization*, 1998, *38*(2), pp. 141-58.

"**A Startup Procedure for Process Industries Using a Multiple Objective Nonlinear Program**." H. B. Nembhard and John R. Birge; *IIE Transactions*, 1998, *30*(4), pp. 291-300.

"**Setting Single-Period Optimal Capacity Levels and Prices for Substitutable Products**." John R. Birge, J. Drogosz and I. Duenyas; *International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems*, 1998, *10*(4), pp. 407-30.

"**Successive Approximations of Linear Control Models**." John R. Birge and S. Takriti; *SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization*, 1998, *37*(1), pp. 165-76.

"**Stochastic Programming Computation and Applications**." John R. Birge; *INFORMS Journal on Computing*, 1997, *9*(2), pp. 111-33.

"**Bounds on Optimal Values in Stochastic Scheduling**." John R. Birge and K. D. Glazebrook; *Operations Research Letters*, 1997, *21*(3), pp. 107-14.

** Introduction to Stochastic Programming** John R. Birge and Francois Louveaux; Springer Series in Operations Research; New York: Springer, 1997.

"**Review of 'Stochastic Programming'**." John R. Birge; *SIAM Review*, 1996, *38*(4), pp. 681.

"**Computing Karmarkar's Projections Quickly by Using Matrix Factorization**." John R. Birge and Hengyong Tang; *Applied Mathematics - A Journal of Chinese Universities*, 1996, *11*(3), pp. 355--60.

"**Stochastic Programming in Industrial Engineering**," John R. Birge and John M. Mulvey, in *Mathematical Programming for Industrial Engineers.* M. Avriel and B. Golany, New York: Dekker, 1996, pp. 543--74.

"**Using Second Moment Information in Stochastic Scheduling**." M. J. Maddox and John R. Birge; *Recent Advances in Control and Optimization of Manufacturing Systems*, 1996, *214*, pp. 99-120.

"**Stochastic Programming Approaches to Stochastic Scheduling**." John R. Birge and M. A. H. Dempster; *Journal of Global Optimization*, 1996, *9*(3-4), pp. 417-51.

"**A Parallel Implementation of the Nested Decomposition Algorithm for Multistage Stochastic Linear Programs**." John R. Birge, C. J. Donohue, D. F. Holmes and O. G. Svintsitski; *Mathematical Programming*, 1996, *75*(2), pp. 327-52.

"**An Upper Bound on the Expected Value of a Non-Increasing Convex Function with Convex Marginal Return Functions**." C. J. Donohue and John R. Birge; *Operations Research Letters*, 1996, *18*(5), pp. 213-21.

"**Parallel Decomposition of Large-Scale Stochastic Nonlinear Programs**." John R. Birge and C. H. Rosa; *Annals of Operations Research*, 1996, *64*(1), pp. 39-65.

"**A Stochastic Model for the Unit Commitment Problem**." S. Takriti, John R. Birge and E. Long; *IEEE Transactions on Power Systems*, 1996, *11*(3), pp. 1497-508.

"**Incorporating Investment Uncertainty into Greenhouse Policy Models**." John R. Birge and Charles H. Rosa; *Energy Journal*, 1996, *17*(1), pp. 79-90.

"**Models and Model Value in Stochastic Programming**." John R. Birge; *Annals of Operations Research*, 1995, *59*(1), pp. 1-18.

"**Subdifferential Convergence in Stochastic Programs**." John R. Birge and L. Q. Qi; *Siam Journal on Optimization*, 1995, *5*(2), pp. 436-53.

"**Modeling Investment Uncertainty in the Costs of Global Co2 Emission Policy**." John R. Birge and C. H. Rosa; *European Journal of Operational Research*, 1995, *83*(3), pp. 466-88.

"**Optimal Match-up Strategies in Stochastic Scheduling**." John R. Birge and M. A. H. Dempster; *Discrete Applied Mathematics*, 1995, *57*(2-3), pp. 105-20.

"**Continuous Approximation Schemes for Stochastic Programs**." John R. Birge and Qi Liqun; *Annals of Operations Research*, 1995, *56*(1), pp. 15-38.

"**Bounds on Expected Project Tardiness**." John R. Birge and Marilyn J. Maddox; *Operations Research*, 1995, *43*(5), pp. 838-50.

** Mathematical Programming : State of the Art 1994** John R. Birge and Katta G. Murty; Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, 1994.

"**Semiregularity and Generalized Subdifferentials with Applications to Optimization**." John R. Birge and Qi Liqun; *Mathematics of Operations Research*, 1993, *18*(4), pp. 982-1005.

"**Studies of Lexicography in the Generalized Network Simplex Method**." J. C. Arantes, John R. Birge and K. G. Murty; *Annals of Operations Research*, 1993, *46-47*(1-4), pp. 235-48.

"**Optimal Flows in Stochastic Dynamic Networks with Congestion**." John R. Birge and James K. Ho; *Operations Research*, 1993, *41*(1), pp. 203-16.

"**Stochastic Programming: Optimizing the Uncertain**," John R. Birge, in *Optimization.* K. H. Phua, River Edge, NJ: World Scientific, 1992, pp. 613--32.

"**Prior Reduced Fill-in in Solving Equations in Interior Point Algorithms**." John R. Birge, R. M. Freund and R. Vanderbei; *Operations Research Letters*, 1992, *11*(4), pp. 195-98.

"**Efficient Solution of Two-Stage Stochastic Linear Programs Using Interior Point Methods**." John R. Birge and D. F. Holmes; *Computational Optimization and Applications*, 1992, *1*(3), pp. 245-76.

"**Review of 'Numerical Techniques for Stochastic Optimization.'**." John R. Birge and Benjamin Lev; *Interfaces*, 1991, *21*(1), pp. 138.

"**Bounding Separable Recourse Functions with Limited Distribution Information**." John R. Birge and J. H. Dula; *Annals of Operations Research*, 1991, *30*(1-4), pp. 277-98.

"**Matchup Scheduling with Multiple Resources, Release Dates and Disruptions**." James C. Bean, John R. Birge, John Mittenthal and Charles E. Noon; *Operations Research*, 1991, *39*(3), pp. 470-83.

"**Single-Machine Scheduling Subject to Stochastic Breakdowns**." John R. Birge, J. B. G. Frenk, J. Mittenthal and Ahgr Kan; *Naval Research Logistics*, 1990, *37*(5), pp. 661-77.

*Prior Reduced Fill-in in Solving Equations in Interior Point Algorithms**;* John R. Birge and Robert Michael Freund; Operations Research Center Working Paper;OR 220-90; Cambridge, Mass.: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Operations Research Center, 1990

"**Sublinear Upper-Bounds for Stochastic Programs with Recourse**." John R. Birge and R. J. B. Wets; *Mathematical Programming*, 1989, *43*(1-3), pp. 131-49.

"**Modeling Rural Police Patrol**." John R. Birge and S. M. Pollock; *Journal of the Operational Research Society*, 1989, *40*(1), pp. 41-54.

"**Upper-Bounds on the Expected Value of a Convex Function Using Gradient and Conjugate Function Information**." John R. Birge and Marc Teboulle; *Mathematics of Operations Research*, 1989, *14*(4), pp. 745-59.

"**Using Parallel Iteration for Approximate Analysis of a Multiple Server Queueing System**." John R. Birge and Stephen M. Pollock; *Operations Research*, 1989, *37*(5), pp. 769-79.

"**A Multicut Algorithm for Two Stage Stochastic Linear Programs**." John R. Birge and Francois V. Louveaux; *European Journal of Operational Research*, 1988, *34*(3), pp. 384.

"**An L-Shaped Method Computer Code for Multi-Stage Stochastic Linear Programs**," John R. Birge, in *Numerical Techniques for Stochastic Optimization.* I. M. Ermol’ev and R. J.-B. Wets, Berlin: Springer, 1988, pp. 255--66.

"**The Relationship between the L-Shaped Method and Dual Basis Factorization for Stochastic Linear Programming**," John R. Birge, in *Numerical Techniques for Stochastic Optimization.* I. M. Ermol’ev and R. J.-B. Wets, Berlin: Springer, 1988, pp. 267--72.

"**Exhaustible Resource Models with Uncertain Returns from Exploration Investment**," John R. Birge, in *Numerical Techniques for Stochastic Optimization.* I. M. Ermol’ev and R. J.-B. Wets, Berlin: Springer, 1988, pp. 481--88.

"**A Separable Piecewise Linear Upper Bound for Stochastic Linear-Programs**." John R. Birge and S. W. Wallace; *SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization*, 1988, *26*(3), pp. 725-39.

"**Assessing the Effects of Machine Breakdowns in Stochastic Scheduling**." John R. Birge and K. D. Glazebrook; *Operations Research Letters*, 1988, *7*(6), pp. 267-71.

"**Computing Block-Angular Karmarkar Projections with Applications to Stochastic Programming**." John R. Birge and Liqun Qi; *Management Science*, 1988, *34*(12), pp. 1472-79.

"**Computing Bounds for Stochastic Programming Problems by Means of a Generalized Moment Problem**." John R. Birge and R. J. B. Wets; *Mathematics of Operations Research*, 1987, *12*(1), pp. 149-62.

** Single Machine Scheduling Subject to Stochastic Breakdowns** John R. Birge; Report / Econometric Institute 8748/B; Rotterdam: Erasmus University Rotterdam, 1987.

"**Aggregation in Dynamic Programming**." James C. Bean, John R. Birge and Robert L. Smith; *Operations Research*, 1987, *35*(2), pp. 215-20.

"**Refining Bounds for Stochastic Linear-Programs with Linearly Transformed Independent Random-Variables**." John R. Birge and S. W. Wallace; *Operations Research Letters*, 1986, *5*(2), pp. 73-77.

"**Designing Approximation Schemes for Stochastic Optimization Problems, in Particular for Stochastic Programs with Recourse**." John R. Birge and R. J. B. Wets; *Mathematical Programming Studies*, 1986, *27*(1), pp. 54-102.

"**Match-up Real-Time Scheduling**," J. C. Bean and John R. Birge, *Real-Time Optimization in Automated Manufacturing Facilities. Proceedings of a Symposium (NBS-SP-724)* 1986, pp. 197-212.

"**Methods for a Network Design Problem in Solar Power-Systems**." John R. Birge and V. Malyshko; *Computers & Operations Research*, 1985, *12*(1), pp. 125-38.

"**A Dantzig-Wolfe Decomposition Variant Equivalent to Basis Factorization**." John R. Birge; *Mathematical Programming Study*, 1985, *24*(OCT), pp. 43-64.

"**Aggregation Bounds in Stochastic Linear Programming**." John R. Birge; *Mathematical Programming*, 1985, *31*(1), pp. 25-41.

"**Decomposition and Partitioning Methods for Multistage Stochastic Linear Programs**." John R. Birge; *Operations Research*, 1985, *33*(5), pp. 989-1007.

"**Aggregation in Stochastic Production Problems**," John R. Birge, in *System Modelling and Optimization : Proceedings of the 11th IFIP Conference.* P. Thoft-Christensen, Berlin: Springer, 1984, pp. 672--83.

"**Random Procedures for Nonredundant Constraint Identification in Stochastic Linear Programs**." John R. Birge and Robert L. Smith; *American Journal of Mathematical and Management Sciences*, 1984, *4*(1-2), pp. 41--70.

"**Approximations and Error Bounds in Stochastic Programming**," John R. Birge and Roger J.-B. Wets, in *Inequalities in Statistics and Probability.* Y. L. Tong, Hayward, CA: Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 1984, pp. 178--86.

"**Redistricting to Maximize the Preservation of Political Boundaries**." John R. Birge; *Social Science Research*, 1983, *12*(3), pp. 205-14.

"**Computational Complexity of Van Der Heyden's Variable Dimension Algorithm and Dantzig-Cottle's Principal Pivoting Method for Solving Lcps**." John R. Birge and A. Gana; *Mathematical Programming*, 1983, *26*(3), pp. 316-25.

"**The Value of the Stochastic Solution in Stochastic Linear Programs with Fixed Recourse**." John R. Birge; *Mathematical Programming*, 1982, *24*(3), pp. 314-25.

** Solution Methods for Stochastic Dynamic Linear Programs**; John R. Birge; Ph.D Dissertation, Stanford University, 1980.

"**Reducing Traveling Costs and Player Fatigue in the National-Basketball-Association**." J. C. Bean and John R. Birge; *Interfaces*, 1980, *10*(3), pp. 98-102.