Faculty Significant Publications
Yi Xu
Xiao, W. and Y. Xu. 2017. Should an Online Retailer Penalize its Independent Sellers for Stockout? Production and Operations Management. Forthcoming.
Dong, Y. K. Xu, Y. Xu and S. Wan. 2016. Quality Management in Multi-level Supply Chains with Outsourced Manufacturing. Production and Operations Management. 25(2) 290-305.
Xiao, W. and Y. Xu. 2012. The impact of royalty contract revision in a multi-stage strategic R&D alliance. Management Science. 58(12) 2251-2271.
Kok, G. and Y. Xu. 2011. Optimal and competitive assortments with endogenous pricing under hierarchical consumer choice models. Management Science. 57(9) 1546–1563.
Xu, Y., H. Gurnani, and R. Desiraju. 2010. Strategic supply chain structure design for a proprietary component manufacturer. Production and Operations Management. 19(4) 371-389.
Terwiesch, C. and Y. Xu. 2008. Innovation contests, open innovation, and multi-agent problem solving. Management Science. 54(9) 1529-1543.
Cachon, G.P., C. Terwiesch, and Y. Xu. 2008. On the effects of consumer search and firm entry in a multiproduct competitive market. Marketing Science. 27(3) 461-473.
Gurnani, H. and Y. Xu. 2006. Resale price maintenance contracts with retailer sales effort: Effect of flexibility and competition. Naval Research Logistics. 53(5) 448-463.
Cachon, G.P., C. Terwiesch, and Y. Xu. 2005. Retail assortment decision in the presence of consumer search. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management. 7(4) 330-346.
Terwiesch, C. and Y. Xu. 2004. The Copy-Exactly ramp-up strategy: Trading-off learning with process change. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. 51(1) 70-84.
Gordon Gao
“Mobile Messaging for Offline Group Formation in Prosocial Activities: A Large Field Experiment”, (with Tianshu Sun and Ginger Jin), Management Science, 2018
“Individual Differences in Regulatory Mode Moderate the Effectiveness of a Pilot mHealth Intervention for Diabetes Management among Older Veterans”, (with Dugas, M., Crowley, K., Xu, T. Agarwal, R., Krgulanski, A., Steinle, N.), PLOS ONE, 2018
“Vocal Minority and Silent Majority: How Do Online Ratings Reflect Population Perceptions of Quality?” (with Brad Greenwood, Jeff McCullough and Ritu Agarwal), MIS Quarterly, 2015
“The Creation of Social Value: Can an Online Health Community Reduce Rural-Urban Health Disparities?” (with JM Goh and Ritu Agarwal), MIS Quarterly, 2016
Raghu Raghavan
S. Chen, Ivana Ljubić, and S. Raghavan. “The Generalized Regenerator Location Problem,” INFORMS Journal on Computing, 27(2), 204-220, 2015. Winner of 2016 INFORMS Telecommunications Section Best Paper Award.
I. Gamvros and S. Raghavan. “Multi-Period Traffic Routing in Satellite Networks,” European Journal of Operational Research, 219(3), 738-750, 2012. Winner of 2010 EURO Management Science Strategic Innovation Prize.
R. Day and S. Raghavan. “Fair Payments for Efficient Allocations in Public Sector Combinatorial Auctions,” Management Science, 53(9), 1389-1406, 2007. Winner of 2008 INFORMS Computing Society Prize. Finalist 2009 EURO Excellence in Practice Award.
T. Magnanti and S. Raghavan. “Strong Formulations for Network Design Problems with Connectivity Requirements,” Networks, 45(2), 61-79, 2005. Winner of 2006 Glover-Klingman Prize.
Margret Bjarnadottir
Margret V. Bjarnadottir, Eberechukwu Onukwugha and David Czerwinski. 2018. “Sensitivity of the Medication Possession Ratio to Modeling Decisions in Large Claims Databases”. PharmacoEconomics, 36, 369-380.
David Anderson and Margret V. Bjarnadottir. 2016. “When Is An Ounce Of Prevention Worth A Pound Of Cure? Identifying High-Risk Candidates for Case Management”. IIE Transactions on Health Care Systems, 6(1), 22-32.
Sean Barnes and Margret V. Bjarnadottir. 2016. “Great Expectations: An Analysis of Major League Baseball Free Agent Performance”. Statistical Analysis and Data Mining, 9(5), 295-309.
Margret V. Bjarnadottir, Sana Malik, Eberechukwu Onukwugha, Tanisha Gooden, and Catherine Plaisant. 2016. “Understanding Prescription Patterns Using Visualization of Large Scale Claims Data”. PharmacoEconomics, 34(2), 169-79.
Sigridur Benediksdottir, Margret V. Bjarnadottir and Gudmundur Axel Hansen. 2016. “Large Exposure Estimation through Automatic Business Group Identification”. Annals of OR, 247(2), 503-521.
Joel Goh, Margr´et V. Bjarnad´ottir, Mohsen Bayati and Stefanos A. Zenios. 2015. “Active Postmarketing Drug Surveillance for Multiple Adverse Events”. Operations Research, 63(6), 1528-1546.
Peng Huang
Pan, Yang, Peng Huang and Anand Gopal (2018), “Board Independence and Firm Performance in the IT Industry: The Moderating Role of New Entry Threats,” forthcoming at MIS Quarterly.
Huang, Peng, Ali Tafti and Sunil Mithas (2018), “Platform Sponsor’s Investments and User Contributions in Knowledge Communities: The Role of Knowledge Seeding​,” MIS Quarterly, 42(1), 213-240.
Huang, Peng and Zhongju (John) Zhang (2016), “Participation in Open Knowledge Communities and Job-Hopping: Evidence from Enterprise Software,” MIS Quarterly, 40(3), 785-806.
Huang, Peng, Marco Ceccagnoli, Chris Forman and D.J. Wu (2013), “Appropriability Mechanisms and the Platform Partnership Decision: Evidence from Enterprise Software,” Management Science, 59(1), 102-121.
Ceccagnoli, Marco, Chris Forman, Peng Huang and D.J. Wu (2012), “Cocreation of Value in a Platform Ecosystem: The Case of Enterprise Software,” MIS Quarterly, 36(1), 263-290.
Huang, Peng, Nicholas H. Lurie, and Sabyasachi Mitra (2009), “Searching for Experience on the Web: An Empirical Examination of Consumer Behavior for Search and Experience Goods,” Journal of Marketing, 73(2), 55-69.
Hank Lucas

“Disrupting and Transforming the University,” Communications of the ACM, (October 2014, forthcoming).

“Can the Current Model of Higher Education Survive MOOCS & Online Learning?” EDUCAUSE Review (September-October 2013), pp. 54-66.

“Too Big to Fail: Large samples and the P-Value Problem, Information Systems Research, Vol. 24 No. 4 (December 2013), pp. 906-917 with M. Lin and G. Shmueli.

Raghu Raghavan

Russell Halper, S. Raghavan, and Mustafa Sahin. “Local Search Heuristics for the Mobile Facility Location Problem”. Accepted Computers & Operations Research.

S. Chen, Ivana Ljubić, and S. Raghavan. “The Generalized Regenerator Location Problem”. Accepted INFORMS Journal on Computing.

Eduardo Alvarez-Miranda, Ivana, Ljubić, S. Raghavan, and Paolo Toth. “The Recoverable Robust Two-Level Network Design Problem”. Accepted INFORMS Journal on Computing.

Zhi-Long Chen

M. Chen and Z.-L. Chen, "Recent developments in dynamic pricing research: multiple products, competition, and limited demand information". Accepted, Production and Operations Management.

M. Chen, Z.-L. Chen, G. Pundoor, S. Acharya, and J. Yi, Integrated inventory allocation and markdown pricing at multiple stores. Accepted, IIE Transactions.

L. Tang, G. Wang and Z.-L. Chen, "Integrated charge batching and casting width selection at Baosteel". Operations Research, 62 (2014), 772 – 787.

L. Tang, Y. Meng, G. Wang, Z.-L. Chen, J. Liu, G. Hu, L. Chen, B. Zhang, Operations Research transforms Baosteel’s operations. Interfaces, 44 (2014), 22-38.

Bruce Golden

“The Downhill Plow Problem with Multiple Plows” (with B. Dussault and E. Wasil), Journal of the Operational Research Society, 65(10), 1465-1474, 2014.

“Multi-Period Street Scheduling and Sweeping” (with C. Cerrone, B. Dussault, and E. Wasil), International Journal of Metaheuristics, 3(1), 21-58, 2014.

“The Impact of Electronic Health Record Implementation on Emergency Physician Efficiency and Patient Throughput” (with N. Risko, D. Anderson, E. Wasil, F. Barrueto, L. Pimentel, and J.M. Hirshon), Healthcare: The Journal of Delivery Science and Innovation, 2(3), 201-204, 2014.

“Vehicle Routing Problems in which Consistency Considerations are Important: A Survey" (with A. Kovacs, R. Hartl, and S. Parragh), Networks, 64(3), 192-213, 2014.

“Data Mining to Aid Beam Angle Selection for Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy” (with S. Price, E. Wasil, and H. Zhang), Proceedings of the 5th ACM Conference on Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, and Health Informatics, (P. Baldi and W. Wang, eds.) 351-359, 2014.

“Early Detection of Bioterrorism: Monitoring Disease Using an Agent-Based Model” (with S. Hu, and S. Barnes), to appear in the Proceedings of the 2014 Winter Simulation Conference.

“Scheduling Guidelines for a Multi-Room Proton Therapy Treatment Center” (with S. Price, E. Wasil, and H. Zhang), to appear in the Proceedings of the 28th European Simulation and Modelling Conference.

Tunay Tunca

Tunca, Tunay I., D.J. Wu and Fang Vivian Zhong, An Empirical Analysis of Price, Quality, and Incumbency in Procurement Auctions, 2014, M&SOM, 16 (3), 346-364.

August, Terrence, Hyo duk Shin and Tunay I. Tunca, Licensing and Competition for Services in Open Source Software, 2013, Information Systems Research, 24 (4), 1068–1086.

Tunca, Tunay I. and Qiong Wu, Fighting Fire with Fire: Commercial Piracy and the Role of File Sharing on Copyright Protection Policy for Digital Goods, 2013, Information Systems Research, 24 (2), 436-453.

Arnold Greenland BOOK CHAPTER: Frank Stein and Arnold Greenland, “Producing Insights from Information through Analytics,” Business Analytics: An Introduction, J. Liebowitz, Editor, CRC Press, 2014.
Zeinab Karake My book  "The Diffusion of E-Commerce in Developing Economies", was published in e-format, and chosen for inclusion in the Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL), a not-for-profit organization that works with libraries worldwide to enable access to digital information for people in 41 developing and transition countries.
Gordon Gao

“Strategic Behavior in Online Reputation Systems: Evidence from eBay”, (with Shun Ye and Siva Viswanathan), forthcoming, MIS Quarterly, December 2014.

"Life is all About Timing: An Examination of Differences in Treatment Quality for Trauma Patients Based on Hospital Arrival Time" (with David Anderson and Bruce Golden), Forthcoming at Production and Operations Management, 2014.

"Vocal Minority and Silent Majority: How do Online Ratings Reflect Population Perceptions of Quality?" (with Brad Greenwood, Jeff McCullough, and Ritu Agarwal), Accepted at MIS Quarterly, 2014.

Sean Barnes

Barnes, S., D. Morgan, A. Harris, K. Thom. 2014. “Modeling the relative impact of hand- hygiene compliance and terminal environmental cleaning on transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs).” Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(9):1156-1162.

Barnes, S., B. Golden, E. Wasil. 2014. “Elwood S. Buffa Doctoral Dissertation Competition: An Agent-Based Modeling Approach to Reducing Pathogenic Transmission in Medical Facilities and Community Populations.” Decision Sciences Journal 45(2):355-365.

Peng Huang

Ceccagnoli, Marco, Chris Forman, Peng Huang and D.J. Wu (2014), "Digital Platforms: When Is Participation Valuable?" Communications of the ACM, 57(2), 38-39.

Huang, Peng, Marco Ceccagnoli, Chris Forman and D.J. Wu (2013), “Appropriability Mechanisms and the Platform Partnership Decision: Evidence from Enterprise Software,” Management Science, 59(1), 102-121.

Frank Alt

Alt, F.B.and Grimshaw, S.D. (2013) "Multivariate Quality Control", Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, 3rd ed., vol.2, edited by Gass, S.I. and Fu, M.C., Springer, New York, NY, pp 1014-1018.

Alt, F.B. and Grimshaw, S.D. (2013) "Quality Control", Encyclopedia of OperationsResearch and Management Science, 3rd ed., vol.2, edited by Gass, S.I. and Fu, M.C., Springer, New York, NY, pp.1215-1227.

Ilya Ryzhov

Markovic, N., Ryzhov, I.O. & Schonfeld, P. (2014) "Evasive flow capture: optimal location of weigh-in-motion stations, tollbooths, and security checkpoints." Accepted, Networks.

Ryzhov, I.O., Frazier, P.I. & Powell, W.B. (2014) "A new optimal stepsize for approximate dynamic programming." Accepted, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control.

Michael Fu

S.I. Gass and M.C. Fu, editors, Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, 3rd edition (2 volumes), Springer, 2013.

M.C. Fu, editor, Handbook on Simulation Optimization, Springer, 2014.

M.C. Fu and H. Qu, "Augmented Regression With Direct Gradient Estimates," (INFORMS Journal on Computing), Vol.26, No.3, 484--499, 2014.

Y. Peng, M.C. Fu, and J.Q. Hu, "Gradient-Based Simulated Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Levy-Driven Ornstein-Uhlenbeck Stochastic Volatility Models," (Quantitative Finance), Vol.14, No.8, 1399--1414, 2014.

Margret Bjarnadottir

Sigridur Benediksdottir and Margret V. Bjarnadottir. Large Exposure Estimation through Automatic Business Group Identification. Proceedings to DSMM 2014.

Margret V. Bjarnadottir and David Czerwinski. 2013. Active Vaccine and Drug Surveillance: Towards a 100 Million Member System, in \emph{Operations Research and Health Care Policy.


Sunil Mithas

Kim, K., Mithas, S., Whitaker, J., and Roy, P.K. "Industry-specific human capital and wages: Evidence from the business process outsourcing industry" Information Systems Research (25:3) 2014, pp 618-638.

Sharma, R., Mithas, S., and Kankanhalli, A. "Transforming decision-making processes: A research agenda for understanding the impact of business analytics on organisations," European Journal of Information Systems (23:4) 2014, pp 433-441.

Gillon, K., Aral, S., Lin, C.-Y., Mithas, S., and Zozulia, M. "Business Analytics: Radical Shift or Incremental Change?, Available at:," Communications of the Association for Information Systems (34) 2014, pp 287-296.

Han, K., and Mithas, S. "The Real Savings From IT Outsourcing, available at," MIT Sloan Management Review (55:2) 2014, p 16.

Anand Gopal S. Yu, A. N. Mishra, A. Gopal, S. Slaughter and T. Mukhopadhyay. 2014. “E-Procurement Infusion Dimensions and their Performance Impacts: Disentangling Complementary and Substitutive Effects”. Forthcoming, Production and Operations Management.
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