Jiří Chod

PhD, University of Rochester, 2005

Associate Professor of Operations Management

Carroll School of Management

Boston College

Curriculum Vitae May 2017




Research Interests

My research interests span operations management, corporate finance, and the interface of the two. My pure OM papers study different aspects of operational flexibility. My finance and “interface” research focuses on operational as well as strategic implications of various forms of financing (equity, debt, trade credit).


Research Papers

A Signaling theory of in-kind finance

J Chod, N Trichakis, G Tsoukalas

Under review

Supplier diversification under buyer risk

J Chod, N Trichakis, G Tsoukalas

Under a second-round review for Management Science

Trade credit and supplier competition

J Chod, E Lyandres, SA Yang

Under a second revision for Journal of Financial Economics

Inventory, risk shifting, and trade credit

J Chod

Management Science 63(10)

Resource flexibility and capital structure

J Chod, J Zhou

Management Science 60(3)

First prize winner in 2016 iFORM best paper award

Strategic IPOs and product market competition

J Chod, E Lyandres

Journal of Financial Economics 100(1)

Operational flexibility and financial hedging: Substitutes or complements?

J Chod, N Rudi, JA Van Mieghem

Management Science 56(6)

The Value of flexibility in make-to-order systems: The Effect of demand correlation

J Chod, D Pyke, N Rudi

Operations Research 58(4)

Strategic investments, trading and pricing under forecast updating

J Chod, N Rudi

Management Science 52(12)

Second prize winner in 2003 M&SOM student paper competition

Resource flexibility with responsive pricing

J Chod, N Rudi

Operations Research 53(3)