Research Interests

Applications: Healthcare, Business Model Innovation, Platform Economy, Supply Chain Management 
Empirical Methodologies: Machine Learning, Causal Inference, Laboratory Experiments
Theoretical Methodologies: Game Theory, Dynamic Programming, Stochastic Modeling

Completed Papers (published or working)

P1.   Is Simplicity Ultimate Sophistication? Wholesale price and Non-linear pricingwith Tony Cui and Guangwen Kong.

         Production and Operations Management, Vol. 29, No. 7, July 2020, pp. 1767-1788.

  • Finalist of the 2018 Junior Scholar Paper Competition, POMS College of Behavior in Operations Management

P2.   A Static Model in Single-leg Flight Airline Revenue Management, with J.B.G. Frenk and Semih O. Sezer. 

        Transportation Science, Vol. 51, No. 1, February 2017, pp. 214-232.

  • Finalist of the 2018 Junior Scholar Paper Competition, POMS College of Behavior in Operations Management

P3.   Peer-to-Peer Trading of Usage Allowances, with Saif Benjaafar.

         Reject and Resubmit at Manufacturing & Service Operations Management

  • Finalist of the 2018 IBM Service Science Section’s Best Student Paper Awar

P4.   Matching Surgeons with Patients: Heterogeneous Effects of Surgical Volume on Surgery Duration

         with Guihua Wang. Reject and Resubmit at Manufacturing & Service Operations Management

P5.   Impact of External Assistance Programs on Supply Chain Energy Efficiency: A Behavioral Investigation,

         with Karen Donohue and Jason Nguyen. In preparation for submission.

  • Finalist of the 2020 Junior Scholar Paper Competition, POMS College of Behavior in Operations Management

P6.   Is Kindness the Magical Spell? The Role of Information and Reciprocity in Revenue-sharing Crowdfunding

         with Guangwen Kong and Laurens Debo. In preparation for submission.

P7.   A Two-level GA to Solve an Integrated Multi-item Supplier Selection Model, with Danial Esmaeili and Abolfazl                    Kaazemi. Applied Mathematics and Computation, Vol. 219, No. 14, March 2013, pp. 7600-7615.

Work in Progress

W1.   Choice Architecting for Emergency Department Visit Reduction, with Guihua Wang. Manuscript in preparation.


W2.   Creating Value for Patients via Remote Patient Monitoring, with Che Ngufor and Nilay Shah. Manuscript in                  preparation.


W3.   Adaption of a New Electric Medical Records System: Impacts on Clinical Operations and Outcomes,

         with Miao Bai and Kalyan S. Pasupathy. Data collection in progress.

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