An empirical study on "bullwhip effect" in the supply chain — Based on the statistical data from manufacturing industry of China


The bullwhip effect is the phenomenon of increasing demand variability in the supply chain as one moves from downstream echelons (retail) to upstream echelons (manufacturing). That is the volatility of the supplier's order (variance) is greater than the customer's demand (variance). Based on the data from Wind, from the perspective of the industry, we try… (More)


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