X. (Xishu) Li MSc

Xishu Li
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
ERIM PhD Candidate
Field: Logistics & Information Systems
Affiliated since 2011

Xishu Li is a PhD Candidate at the Department of Technology & Operations Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. Her supervisor team includes Professor Rene De Koster, Professor Rommert Dekker, and Professor Rob Zuidwijk.

She is specialized in operations management, quantitative logistics, economic modeling and software development. Her research topics include capacity investment, dynamic pricing, supply disruption risk forecasting, new product launch, and sustainability. By means of optimization models, algorithms, simulations and big data analytics, She investigates the optimal long-term investment and pricing policy under market uncertainty and competition pressure. Her research links closely to practices, by revealing the underlying mechanisms behind the "irrational" investments observed in practice and suggesting the best investment decisions, as well as pricing policy, at the moment. Her results also help firms gain competitive advantages by predicting the competitors' future moves.

PhD Track Green Port Initiatives and Environmental Fleet Management

Time frame
2013 -


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