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In an assemble-to-order system, a wide variety of products are rapidly assembled from component inventories, in response to customer orders. Orders must be filled within a productspecific target leadtime. In the event that some of the components required to fill an order are out-of-stock, these components are expedited at a high cost per unit. The objective is to minimize the expected infinite horizon discounted cost of nominal component production and expediting. This discounted formulationdoi:10.2139/ssrn.441002 fatcat:yavfe7i2ubcrdnknjwi7wxqrda