Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2001 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Carl M. Harris

Periodic review

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-0611-X_745
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A type of inventory control policy in which the inventory position is assessed at the end of each of a prescribed number of discrete time periods. It is to be contrasted with the continuous-review format. Inventory modeling.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Robert H. Smith School of BusinessUniversity of MarylandCollege PartUSA
  2. 2.School of Information Technology & EngineeringGeorge Mason UniversityFairfaxUSA