Ioannis (Yannis) Stamatopoulos


Assistant Professor
Information, Risk, and Operations Management
McCombs School of Business
The University of Texas at Austin

Office #: GSB 5.157


Ph.D. Operations Management, Northwestern University, 2016
M.A. Economics, Northwestern University, 2015
B.S. Mathematics, University of Athens (Greece), 2011

Research (Technology and Operations, Revenue Management, Supply Chains)

Published and Forthcoming

  1. The Effect of Menu Costs on Retail Performance: Evidence from Adoption of the ESL Technology, with Achal Bassamboo, Toni Moreno. Management Science (2020).
  2. Inventory Auditing and Replenishment Using Point-of-sales Data, with Achal Bassamboo, Toni Moreno. Production and Operations Management (2020).
  3. Welfare Implications of Inventory-driven Dynamic Pricing, with Naveed Chehrazi, Achal Bassamboo. Management Science (2019).
  4. Design and Dynamic Pricing of Vertically Differentiated Inventories, with Christos Tzamos. Management Science (2019).
  5. Channel Integration, Sales Dispersion, and Inventory Management, with Santiago Gallino, Toni Moreno. Management Science (2017).

Under Review or Revision

  1. Promotional Inventory Displays: An Empirical Analysis Using IoT Data, with Ashish AgarwalJacob Zeng. (2020).
  2. Economies of Scope in Reverse Auctions: An Application to Road Salt Procurement, with Diwakar Gupta, Matt Schmitt. (2020).
  3. Menu Costs and the Bullwhip Effect: Supply Chain Implications of Dynamic Pricing, with Rob Bray. (2020).

In Progress

  1. Inventory Record Inaccuracy Explains Price Rigidity in Perishables, with Naveed Chehrazi, Robbie Sanders (2020).
  2. Dynamic Pricing with Menu Costs: Hardness and Practical Solutions, with Jake Feldman, Danny Segev. (2020).
  3. Estimating the Operational Costs of Pricing, with Soheil Ghilli. (2020).

Teaching (I teach in the Spring Semester)

  • OM335 – Operations Management (BBA): 2017–2020
  • BA280N – Operations Management (TEMBA): 2021 (scheduled)
  • OM380 – Empirical Methods (PHD): 2019


  • Referee: Operations Research, Management Science (Meritorious Service Award 2018; Distinguished Service Award 2019 and 2020), Manufacturing and Service Operations Management (Meritorious Service Award 2018 and 2019), Production and Operations Management, Information Systems Research, CBOM Junior Scholar Paper Competition (2019), MSOM Service SIG (2019 and 2020), MSOM Supply Chain SIG (2020), MSOM Student Competition (2019 and 2020), PITM Best Student Paper Competition (2020)
  • Advising: Chang Yoo (committee member – first placement: McGill University), Jacob Zeng (advisor – expected graduation: 2021), Hale Erkan (advisor – expected graduation: 2023)