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Extending the production dice game
International Journal of Operations & Production Management
The production dice game is a powerful learning exercise focusing on the impact of variability and dependency on throughput and work-in-process inventory of flow lines. In this paper we will extend the basic dice game along the following lines. First, we allow that the operations take place concurrently as opposed to the more traditional way of playing the game sequentially. Second, we allow both starvation and blocking of the line. Third, we consider balanced lines with work stationsdoi:10.1108/01443571211284197 fatcat:bydtahrwubbdpcqnkkfdeyfkba