Prof. Yael Perlman

Building 502-11 Room 12
Reception Hours
Thuersday 15:00-16:00


Ph.D., Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, 2000

MBA, Management, Tel-Aviv University, 1994

B.Sc., Mathematics, Tel-Aviv University,  1988


Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Management Dept., Faculty of Social Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, 2018 - Current

Tenure and Senior Lecturer, Management Dept., Faculty of Social Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, 2014-2018

Lecturer, Management Dept., Faculty of Social Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, 2009-2014

Lecturer, Dept. of Interdisciplinary Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, 2004-2009


Visiting Appointments

Visiting Professor, Operations Management Dept, ESSEC Business School, France, 6/2013-10/2013

Visiting Professor, Operations Management & Logistics Engineering & Management Dept., IST, Spain, 6/2018-10/2018


Editorial Board

Associate Editor, OMEGA The International Journal of Management Science

Associate Editor, Sustainable Manufacturing and Service Economics


Professional Affiliations

The Secretary/Treasurer of ORSIS Operations Research Society, 2020-Current                                                       

Member, Teaching Committee, Bar-Ilan University, 2019-Current

Vice chair, Management Department, Bar-Ilan University, 2015-2018

Head of the Industrial Management Program, Management Department, Bar-Ilan University,  2010-2015



List of Publications

37. Perlman Y. (2022) Pricing Decisions of Online and Offline Retailers Each Offering a Competing BenefitOperations Research Perspectives, 9, 100231.

36. Harel B., Edan Y.,  Perlman Y. (2022) Optimization Model for Selective Harvest Planning Performed by Humans and Robots. Applied Sciences, 12(5), 2507.

35. Avinadav T., Chernonog T., Meilijson I.E., Perlman Y. (2022) A consignment contract with revenue-sharing between an app developer and a distribution platform. International Journal of Production Economics, 243,108322.

34. Perlman Y. (2021) Establishing a Dual Food Supply Chain for Organic Products in the Presence of Showrooming – A Game Theoretic Analysis. Journal of Cleaner Production, 321, 128816.

33. Westrich S., Perlman Y., Winkler M. (2021) Analysis and Implications of the Management of Near-Miss Events: A Game Theoretic Approach. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 212, 107645.

32. Perlman Y., Yechiali U. (2021) The Impact of Infection Risk on Customers’ Joining StrategiesSafety Science, 138, 105194.

31. Perlman Y., Yechiali U. (2020) Reducing Risk of Infection - the COVID-19 Queueing GameSafety Science, 132, 104987.

30. Perlman Y., Yechiali U. (2020) On Tandem Stochastic Networks with Time-Deteriorating Product QualityInternational Journal of Production Research, 58, 3956-3964. 

29. Perlman Y. (2019) Inventory Levels of Two Stockout-based Substitutable Products under Centralized and Competitive SettingsIFAC-PapersOnLine, 52, 1450-1454. 

28. Winkler M., Perlman Y.,  Westrich S. (2019) Reporting near-miss safety events: Impacts and decision-making analysisSafety Science, 117, 365-374.

27. Perlman Y., Ozinci, Y., Westrich S. (2019) Pricing decisions in a dual supply chain of organic and conventional agricultural productsAnnals of Operations Research1-16.

26. Deutsch, Y., Goldberg, N., Perlman Y. (2019) Incorporating Monitoring Technology and On-site Inspections into an n-Person Inspection GameEuropean Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 274(2), 627-637.

25. Wachtel, G., Elalouf, A., Perlman Y., Yechial, U. (2018) Decision Support System for the Hospital's Departments: Using Armchairs as Sub-Servers. IEEE International Conference on Control, Decision and Information Technologies, 183-186. 

24. Kogan, K., Panizel, R., Perlman, Y. (2018) Part-time practice in healthcare: Impact on operational versus medical performanceHealth Marketing Quarterly, 35(2), 85-99.

23. Elalouf, A., Perlman, Y., Yechiali, U. (2018) A double-ended queueing model for dynamic allocation of live organs based on a best-fit criterion. Applied Mathematical Modelling, Vol. 60, 179-191.

22. Perlman, Y., Elalouf, A., Yechiali, U. (2018) Dynamic Allocation of Stochastically-Arriving Flexible Resources to Random Streams of Objects with Application to Kidney Cross-Transplantation. European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 265 (1), 169-177

21. Ozinci, Y., Perlman, Y., Westrich S. (2017) Competition between organic and conventional products with different utilities and shelf-lives. International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 191, 74-84.

20. Avinadav T., Chernonog T., Perlman Y. (2017) Mergers and acquisitions between risk-averse parties. European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 259, 926-934.

19. Avinadav, T., Perlman, Y., Cheng, T.C.E. (2016) Economic design of X-bar control charts for monitoring batch manufacturing processes. International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Vol. 29, 212-221.

18. Avinadav, T., Chernonog, T., Perlman, Y. (2015) The effect of risk sensitivity on a supply chain of mobile applications under a consignment contract with revenue sharing and quality investment. International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 168, 31-40.

17. Perlman, Y., Crispil, E., Kalir, A. (2015) Production planning and WIP assignment for wafer fabrication tools with availability constraints IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, Vol. 28(3), 385-392.

16. Avindav T., Chernonog T., Perlman Y. (2015) Consignment contract for mobile apps between a single retailer and competitive developers with different risk attitudesEuropean Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 246, 949-957.

15. Avindav T., Chernonog T., Perlman Y. (2014) Analysis of Protection and Pricing Strategies for Digital Products under Uncertain Demand. International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 158, 54-64.

14. Perlman Y., Ozinci Y. (2014) Reducing shoplifting by investment in Security. Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 65, 685-693.

13. Perlman Y., Elaluf A., Bodinger E. (2014) Dynamic Repair Priority for a Transfer Line with a Finite Buffer. Journal of Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 33, 16-26.

12. Perlman, Y., Levner I. (2014) Perishable Inventory Management in Healthcare, Journal of Service Science and Management, Vol. 7, 11-17. 

11. Perlman, Y. (2013) The Effect of Risk-Aversion on Product Family Design under Uncertain Consumer Segments, International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 51, 504-514.

10. Eckhaus, E., Kogan, K., Perlman, Y. (2013) Enhancing Strategic Supply Decisions by Estimating Suppliers’ Marginal Costs, Journal of Supply Chain Management, Vol. 49, 96-107.

9. Perlman, Y. (2013) Causal relationships in the balanced scorecard: A path a path analysis approach. Journal of Management and Strategy, Vol. 4, 70-79.

8. Avindav T., Perlman Y. (2013). Economic Design of Offline Inspections for a Batch Production Process. International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 51, 3372-3384.

7. Kogan K., Ozinci, Y., Perlman, Y. (2013) Containing Piracy with Product Pricing, Updating and Protection Investments. International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 144, 468-478.

6. Levner, E., Perlman, Y., Cheng, T.C.E. Levner, I. (2011) A Network Approach to Modeling the Multi-echelon Spare-part Inventory System with Backorders and Interval-valued Demand, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 132, 43-51.

5. Perlman, Y., Levner I. (2010) Modeling multi-echelon multi-supplier repairable inventory systems with backorders, Journal of Service Science and Management, Vol. 3, 440-448.

4. Kogan, K., Perlman, Y., Hovav, S. (2009) Equilibrium Replenishment in a Supply Chain with a Single Distributor and Multiple Retailers, The IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, Vol. 20,  395-399.

3. Perlman, Y., Raz, T.,  Moshka, L. (2009) Key Factors in Selecting an International Freight Forwarding Company, The Transportation Journal, Vol. 3,  29-34.

2. Perlman, Y., Kaspi, M. (2007) Centralized Decision of Internal Transfer-Prices with Congestion Externalities for Two Modes of Repair with Limited Repair Capacity, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 58, 1178 – 1184.

1. Perlman Y., Mehrez A., Kaspi M. (2001) "Setting Expediting Repair Policy in a Multi-Echelon Repairable-item Inventory System with Limited Repair Capacity, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 52, 198-209.


Work in progress

Submitted for Publication

1. Meilijson I., Goldberg N., Perlman Y. "Dynamic history-dependent compliance monitoring of risk-averse firms".

2. Hassin R., Meilijson I., Perlman Y. "Queueing with Negative Network Effects".

3. Perlman Y. "What type of contract should e- tailers offer sellers when facing internal competition".


Undergraduate Courses

Integrated Logistics Support (ILS).

Seminar in Logistics.

Graduate Courses

Operations Management and Performance Measurements.

Seminar in Supply Chain Management.


Main Research Interests

Supply Chain Management.

Production and Operations Management.

Queueing Systems.



2021-2026. Demonstrable and replicable cluster implementing systemic solutions through multilevel circular value chains for eco-efficient valorization of fishing and fish industries side-streams. H2020-LC-GD-2020-3 101036428. 18,583,667 Euro (BIU 378,167.5 Euro)

2021-2024. Strategic Decision Making in Queueing Systems in the presence of a Negative Network Effect While Waiting to be Served. ISF 1898/21. 376,200 NIS

2021-2023. Promoting Patient Safety by Near-Miss Reporting. INH 2020/326. 150,328 NIS

2015-2018. Reduction of Congestion in Emergency Rooms. INH 2015/192. 119,979 NIS

2012-2015. Improving the Blood Collection Process. INH 2012/135. 119,119 NIS




Last Updated Date : 07/07/2022