Browsing by Author "Hancerliogullari, Gulsah"
Demand Uncertainty And Inventory Turnover Performance An Empirical Analysis of the US Retail Industry Authors:Hancerliogullari, Gulsah; Sen, Alper; Aktunç, Esra Ağca
Publisher and Date:(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2016)Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to investigate the impact of demand uncertainty on inventory turnover performance through empirical modeling. In particular the authors use the inaccuracy of quarterly sales forecasts as a proxy for demand uncertainty and study its impact on firm-level inventory turnover ratios. Design/methodology/approach - The authors use regression analysis to study the effect of various measures on inventory performance. The authors use a sample financial data for 304 ...