Praveen Pathak Articles: page 1

Using big data to improve business performance

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Big data has become a significant influence for business innovation and productivity. Research from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business now shows how big data can help businesses predict demand for discounts in particular locations. Professors Dr. Anuj Kumar and Dr. Praveen Pathak in the Department of Information Systems and Operations Management (ISOM), along with ISOM Ph.D. alumnus Brent Kitchens (currently a faculty member at the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce), have created

ISOM professor’s work selected as finalist for INFORMS best paper award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – American Economic Institutions Professor Dr. Praveen A. Pathak’s paper “The Impact of Automation of Systems on Medical Errors: Evidence from Field Research” was chosen as a finalist in the INFORMS-Industry Studies Association’s Best Paper Competition. The paper, co-authored by Dr. Ravi Aron, Assistant Professor at The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School; Dr. Shantanu Dutta, Chair in Marketing at the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California; and Dr. Ramkumar Janakiraman, Assistant Professor of Marketing

UF Information Systems researchers ranked third in Western Hemisphere

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A recent study published by the Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems ranked the University of Florida the third-most productive in the North and South America region. The study revealed the contributions and publications of academic scholars from 2003 to 2007 in the information system journals Decision Support Systems and Information and Management. Productivity was measured by an adjusted count of publications produced. UF was third with 11.17 trailing only Arizona (1st, 17.47) and