• 1 Introduction
  • 1.1 Literature
  • 2 The(R, T) Inventory Model
  • 2.1 The Demand Model
  • 2.2 The Cost Function C(R, T)
  • 3 Convexity and the Optimality Conditions
  • 3.1 The Optimal R, Given T
  • 3.2 The Optimal T (Continuous Demand)
  • 4 Sensitivity Properties of C(R, T)
  • 5 Compound Poisson Demand
  • 6 Computational Results
  • 7 Discussion, Extensions and Future Research
  • 7.1 Customer Service Requirements
  • 7.2 Multi-Product/ Multi-Echelon Problems
  • 8 Conclusions
  • Appendix
  • References