A Few Representative Case Studies Developed

·         Case Studies On Operations Management

1.     OPERATIONS STRATEGY OF AIR DECCAN (KINGFISHER RED): AN EXAMPLE OF INNOVATIVE STRATEGY TO ENTER INTO A HIGHLY COMPETITIVE SECTOR;  in: Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010):   (CHAPTER-02)

2.    DELHI METRO RAIL: A MARVEL OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT;  in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010): (CHAPTER-03)

3.    COST MANAGEMENT IN PHASE-I OF  DELHI METRO PROJECT;   in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010): (CHAPTER-03)

4.    STRATEGIC CAPACITY MANAGEMENT AT INDIAN RAILWAYS;   in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010):  (CHAPTER-05)

5.    SERVICE DESIGN FOR  MOBILE BANKING,  in: Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010);  (CHAPTER-06)

6.      MUMBAI DABBAWALLAH,   in: Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010),  (CHAPTER-09)

7.     QUALITY JOURNEY OF SUNDARAM CLAYTON,   in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010), (CHAPTER-09)

8.     RELOCATION OF TATA-NANO MANUFACTURING PLANT,  in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (CHAPTER-11)

9.    BEST PRACTICES AT LG ELECTRONICS INDIA LTD.,  in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (CHAPTER-12)

10.  E-GOVERNMENT PROJECTS IN INDIA NEED BPR,  in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill   Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (CHAPTER-13)

11.  ICE PROJECT OF ONGC: ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES OF  ERP IMPLEMENTATION,   in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (CHAPTER-14)

12. AGGREGATE FORECAST IMPROVES FORECASTING ACCURACY, in: Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (CHAPTER-15)

13.  INVENTORY MANAGEMENT AT THE ONSET OF ECONOMIC DEPRESSION IN   INDIA, in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi; (2010; (Chapter-17).

14.   NURSE SCHEDULING PROBLEM,   in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (Chapter-19).

15.  TATA GROUP RIDES ON “THEORY OF CONSTRAINTS,  in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (Chapter 20)

16.  JOURNEY TO IMPLEMENT TOYOTA PRODUCTION SYSTEM: A CASE STUDY, Journal of Advances in Management Research, Vol. 5(1), 2008, pp. 80-88. [Co-authors: V. K. Khanna, and Ravi Shankar][School of Management, A.I.T. Thailand affiliation for Prof. Ravi Shankar]

 

·         Case Studies on Supply Chain Management

17.   MARUTI UDYOG LTD.: A CASE STUDY OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, in:  David Simchi-Levi, Philip Kaminsky, Edith Simchi-Levi, and Ravi Shankar:  Designing and Managing the Supply Chain: Concepts, Strategies, and Case studies (3rd Indian Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2008) (Chapter 10)

18.  AMAZING STORY OF MUMBAI DABBAWALLAH, in: David Simchi-Levi, Philip Kaminsky, Edith Simchi-Levi, and Ravi Shankar:  Designing and Managing the Supply Chain: Concepts, Strategies, and Case studies (3rd Indian Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2008) (Chapter 14)

19.   ASIAN PAINTS USES TECHNOLOGY TO REVOLUTIONIZE ITS SUPPLY CHAIN; in: Tarek Khalil, Ravi Shankar: Management of Technology-The Key to Competitiveness and Wealth Creation (2nd Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2013): (CHAPTER-12)

20.  COMPLEXITY OF GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS,   in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (CHAPTER-10)

21.  E-CHOUPAL—TRANSFORMING RURAL INDIA,  in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010); (CHAPTER-10)

22.  MODELING AND CASE STUDY OF REVERSE LOGISTICS FOR CONSTRUCTION AGGREGATES,   International Journal of Logistics Systems and Management,  Vol.6(1), 2010., pp. 39-59.[Co-authors: Sanjeev Sinha, Ravi Shankar, and  Pichai Taneerananon]

23.  REVERSE LOGISTICS OPERATIONS IN PAPER INDUSTRY: A CASE STUDY, Journal of Advances in Management Research, Vol. 3(II), 2006, pp. 92-96.[Co-authors: Ravi V. and Ravi Shankar]

24.  E-NAGARE SYSTEM IN MARUTI,  in:  Richard B. Chase, Ravi Shankar, F. Robert Jacobs, and Nicholas Aquilano: Operations & Supply Management (12th Edition: Special Indian Edition), McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd, New Delhi (2010);   (CHAPTER-16)

25.  WEAK CAPABILITIES OF INDIAN DAIRY CHAIN: AN EXPLORATORY CASE STUDY THROUGH SAP-LAP APPROACH, Presented by the co-author and published in proceedings, Eighth Global Conference of Global Institute of Flexible Systems Management, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ, US (June 14-16, 2008) [Co-authors: R. Joshi, D.K. Banwet, and Ravi Shankar]