Yasin Alan

Yasin Alan

Assistant Professor of Operations Management

Research Interests/Areas of Expertise

Supply chain management, inventory theory, empirical operations management

Subject Areas

Operations Management & Quantitative Methods



Professor Alan's research focuses on operations-finance interface as well as airline and retail operations.

Awards & Accomplishments

Yasin earned the Meritorious and Distinguished Service Awards from Management Science and the Meritorious Service Award from M&SOM.


Yasin served as track chair and session organizer at INFORMS and POMS Annual Conferences.


Yasin has been published in Management Science, Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, and the Journal of Marketing.”


Yasin teaches Operations Management and Supply Chain Management.

Research Interests

Yasin conducts theoretical research to study the relationship between operational decisions and financial considerations such as capital structure, growth and bankruptcy risk. He also performs empirical research to link operations to profitability, stock performance and financial distress.


Ph.D., Production and Operations Management, Cornell University, 2012

M.Sc., Management, Cornell University, 2012

M.Sc., Operations Research, Cornell University, 2008

B.Sc., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2006