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Stochastic approximation schemes for stochastic optimization and variational problems: adaptive steplengths, smoothing, and regularization (2013-08-22)Stochastic approximation (SA) methods, first proposed by Robbins and Monro in 1951 for root- finding problems, have been widely used in the literature to solve problems arising from stochastic convex optimization, stochastic ...
Three essays on retailer brand introduction, quality information disclosure and distribution channel (2012-09-18)This dissertation consists of three essays studying the impact of retailer store brand introduction to the upstream manufacturer, channel quality disclosure and the overall distribution channel efficiency. Chapter 2 studies ...