Faculty – Ankur Goel

AnkurGoel - Assistant Professor, Operations

Assistant Professor, Operations

(216) 368-2506

Initially Appointed: 2007

The goal of Ankur Goel’s research is to help organizations better understand how the commodity markets can affect internal operations of the firm. The application of Goel’s work can help companies develop more efficient corporate procurement strategies and optimize their supply chain. Topics include developing hedging strategies, procurement and distribution strategies, and models for predicting the movement in commodities prices.

Ph.D., University of Texas - Austin, 2007
M.S., University of Minnesota, 2001
B.E., Indian Institute of Technology - Roorkee, 1999

Curriculum Vita

Interests and Courses


Inventory Management
Commodity Markets
Supply Chain Management


Supply Chain Management
Operations Management

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Selected Publications

  • Goel, A., Gutierrez, G. (2011).
    Multi?Echelon Procurement and Distribution Policies for Traded Commodities (vol. 57, issue 12, pp. 2228-2244). Management Science.

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