16.75J | Spring 2006 | Graduate

Airline Management


Course Readings

Donoghue, J. A. “Forecast: Good Times, Or As Good as It Gets.” Air Transport World 43, no. 1 (2006): 26-30.

Gillen, D., W. Morrison, and C. Stewart. “Air Travel Demand Elasticities: Concepts, Issues and Measurement: Final Report.” Department of Finance, Canada, 2004.

Subramanian, R., R. P. Scheff, J. D. Quillinan, D. S. Wiper, and R. E. Marsten. “Coldstart: Fleet Assignment at Delta Air Lines.” Interfaces 24, no. 1 (1994): 104-120.

Berge, Matthew E., and Craig A. Hopperstad. “Demand Driven Dispatch: A Method for Dynamic Aircraft Capacity Assignment, Methods and Algorithms.” Operations Research 40, no. 1 (1993): 153-168.

Smith, Barry C., John F. Leimkuhler, and Ross M. Darrow. “Yield Management at American Airlines.” Interfaces 22, no. 1 (1992): 8-31.

Belobaba, P. “Airline Network Revenue Management: Recent Developments and State of the Practice.” In Handbook of Airline Economics. 2nd ed. Edited by Darryl Jenkins. Washington, DC: McGraw-Hill, 2002. ISBN: 0079823947.

Boyd, E. Andrew, and Royce Kallesen. “The Science of Revenue Management When Passengers Purchase the Lowest Available Fare .” Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management 3, no. 2 (2004): 171-177.

McGill, Jeffrey I., and Garrett J. Van Ryzin. “Revenue Management: Research Overview and Prospects.” Transportation Science 33, no. 2 (1999): 233-256. (PDF)

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