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The electronic beergame

The electronic beergame

eBeer is an online variation on the classic "Beer Game" developed at MIT. Students experience the bullwhip effect by playing different positions in a supply chain. One game typically takes about half an hour.  After the game is completed, students and instructors can review plots of inventory and orders.

eBeer also has advanced features beyond the classic Beer Game. A second game is available where students see data from elsewhere in...

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