Liying Mu

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Title Associate Professor of Operations Management
Office 235 Alfred Lerner Hall


  • Ph.D. in operations management, University of Texas at Dallas, 2014
  • M.S. in supply chain management, University of Texas at Dallas, 2012
  • M.S. in applied mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2008
  • B.S. in applied mathematics, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2005

Select Publications

  • Liying Mu, Bin Hu, A. Amarender Reddy, Srinagesh Gavirneni. (2022). Negotiating Government-to-Government Food Importing Contracts: a Nash-Bargaining Framework. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 24(3), 1681–1697.
  • Yating Li, Liying Mu. (2021). The Role of Offline Trade in Sharing Accommodation. Decision Science. Forthcoming.
  • Liying Mu, Milind Dawande, & Vijay Mookerjee. (2019). Shaping the Values of a Milk Cooperative: Theoretical and Practical Considerations. Production and Operations Management, 28(9), 2259–2278.
  • Liying Mu, Milind Dawande, Xianjun Geng, &Vijay Mookerjee. (2016). Milking the Quality Test: Improving the Milk Supply Chain under Competing Collection Intermediaries. Management Science, 62(5), 1259-1277.
  • Liying Mu, Milind Dawande, & Vijay Mookerjee. (2014). Improving the Milk Supply Chain in Developing Countries: Analysis, Insights, and Recommendations. Production and Operations Management, 23(7), 1098-1112.
  • Liying Mu, Milind Dawande, Srinagesh Gavirneni, & Chelliah Sriskandarajah. (2014). Optimal Selection of Line Extensions: Incorporating Operational, Financial, and Marketing Constraints. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 61(4), 738-754.

Awards & Honors

  • POMS Best Student Paper Award in Supply Chain Management, Second Prize, 2014
  • Outstanding Student Teacher Award, Naveen Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas, TX, 2011-2012

Curriculum Vitae

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