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Praveen Ashok Pathak

Robert B. Carter Professor
Robert B. Carter Professor

University of Florida
Warrington College of Business
Information Systems and Operations Management Department
Stuzin Hall 351D
PO Box 117169
Gainesville, FL 32611

(352) 392-9599
Email

Education

  • PhD - Business Administration - CIS, University of Michigan, 2000
  • MBA - PGDM (MBA), Indian Institute of Management, 1990
  • BTech - Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, 1987

Research Areas

  • Knowledge Management
  • Information Retrieval
  • ICT in Healthcare Delivery
  • Telecommunication
  • Management
  • Database Systems
  • Adaptive Algorithms
  • Web Mining

From supply chains to demand chains: evidence from field research in the medical equipment industry
Published Year: 2018
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


The Value of Marketing Information: Upside, Downside, and Asymmetry Trends
Published Year: 2015
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Debanjan Mitra, Joseph Johnson, Praveen Pathak


The Value of Marketing Information: Upside, Downside, and Asymmetry Trends
Published Year: 2015
Authors: D. Mitra, B. Kitchens, Praveen Pathak


Big Data, Text Mining and Service Management
Accepted Year: 2014
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Debanjan Mitra, Joseph Johnson, Praveen Pathak


Electronic Markets and Geographic Competition among Small, Local Firms
Published Year: 2014
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Anuj Kumar, Praveen Pathak


Hierarchical SVMs for Personal Event Detection in Social Networking Sites
Accepted Year: 2014
Authors: Sheng Li, Hong Guo, Haldun Aytug, Praveen Pathak


Mining for Marketing: An Objective Measure of Marketing's Importance
Accepted Year: 2014
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Debanjan Mitra, Joseph Johnson, Praveen Pathak


Risk Sharing Partnerships In Outsourced Offshore Knowledge Process Networks
Accepted Year: 2014
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


Small Firms, Local Competition, and Electronic Markets
Accepted Year: 2014
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Anuj Kumar, Praveen Pathak


Text Mining for Marketing Importance: Decomposing Firm Value
Accepted Year: 2014
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Debanjan Mitra, Praveen Pathak


The Impact of the Internet on Geographic Competition among Small Local Firms
Published Year: 2014
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Anuj Kumar, Praveen Pathak


The Nature of Work, Inter-Organizational Monitoring and Contract Structures in Offshore Business Service Production
Published Year: 2013
Authors: Ravi Aron, Deepa Mani, Praveen Pathak


Does the Market Believe in Marketing? A Text Mining Based Informational Value Perspective
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Debanjan Mitra, Joseph Johnson, Praveen Pathak


Outsourcing of Knowledge-Based Tasks: Challenges, Strategies, Performance, and Implications
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


The Impact Of Health Information Technology-Enabled Physician Collaboration on Cost & Quality of Care Delivered: Evidence From Field Research
Published Year: 2012
Authors: Ravi Aron, Ying Liu, Praveen Pathak


Health IT's Impact on Outpatient Delivery: Evidence from Field Research
Published Year: 2011
Authors: Ravi Aron, Gordon Gao, Praveen Pathak


Offshore Delivery of Healthcare Services: Effectiveness of E-channels of Information Lead
Accepted Year: 2011
Authors: Deepa Mani, Praveen Pathak


Personal Event Detection in Social Networking Sites
Accepted Year: 2011
Authors: Hong Guo, Sheng Li, Haldun Aytug, Praveen Pathak


Drivers of Output Quality in Offshore Outsourcing: Evidence from Field Research
Published Year: 2010
Authors: R. Aron, P. Pathak


Role of Information Work, Incentives and Contracts in Determining Quality in Global Sourcing
Published Year: 2010
Authors: R. Aron, P. Pathak


The Impact of Automation of Systems on Medical Errors: Evidence from Field Research
Published Year: 2010
Authors: R. Aron, S. Dutta, R. Janakiraman, P. Pathak


Personal Event Detection in Social Networking Sites
Published Year: 2009
Authors: P. Pathak


Determinants Of Output Quality In Offshore Outsourcing Of Services: Evidence From Field Research
Published Year: 2009
Authors: R. Aron, E. Clemons, Y. Liu, D. Man, P. Pathak


Drivers Of Output Quality In Offshore Outsourcing: Evidence From Field Research
Published Year: 2009
Authors: R. Aron, Y. Liu, P. Pathak


The Nature of Information Work, Complexity and Operational Risk in Offshore Outsourcing
Published Year: 2009
Authors: R. Aron, P. Pathak


Process Structure, Complexity, and Operation Risk in Offshore Outsourcing: Evidence form Field Research
Published Year: 2008
Authors: R. Aron, Praveen Pathak


Complexity Arbitrage in Offshore Outsourcing of Business Processes
Published Year: 2008
Authors: R. Aron, P. Pathak


Computer Mediated Social Interactions and Virtual Community Participation
Published Year: 2008
Authors: H. Guo, K. Cheng, P. Pathak


Global Sourcing of Knowledge Intensive Services
Published Year: 2008
Authors: R. Aron, A. Sloan, Praveen Pathak


Offshoring of IT and Business Services: What are the consequences for work performance?
Published Year: 2008
Authors: R. Aron, Praveen Pathak


Process Structure & Complexity Arbitrage In Offshore Outsourcing: Evidence From Field Research
Published Year: 2008
Authors: R. Aron, S. Jayanti, Y. Liu, P. Pathak


Social Network Discovery and Customer Network Value Assessment from Social Networking Websites
Published Year: 2008
Authors: H. Guo, H. Cheng, P. Pathak


Discovering Composite Social Networks from Social Networking Websites
Published Year: 2007
Authors: H. Guo, H. Cheng, P. Pathak


Mining Reviews - A Novel Approach
Published Year: 2007
Authors: G. Kapoor, P. Pathak


To Outsource or not to Outsource in a Services Supply Chain: A Revenue Distance Measure
Published Year: 2007
Authors: R. Aron, S. Bandyopadhyay, P. Pathak


Monitoring in Offshored Processes
Published Year: 2006
Authors: S. Bandyopadhyay, R. Aron, P. Pathak


Offshore Sourcing of Services - Impact of Distributed Monitoring Systems
Published Year: 2006
Authors: R. Aron, P. Pathak


Quality in Offshore Outsourcing and Internet Based Monitoring
Published Year: 2006
Authors: R. Aron, P. Pathak


Rightsourcing & Risk: Perspectives From Field Research
Published Year: 2005
Authors: R. Aron, P. Pathak


Financial Kernel Methods
Published Year: 2004
Authors: M. Cecchini, H. Aytug, G. Koehler, P. Pathak


Ranking Function Optimization For Effective Web Search by Genetic Programming: An Empirical Study
Published Year: 2004
Authors: W. Fan, W. Xi, E. Fox, P. Pathak


Discovery of Context-Specific Ranking Functions for Effective Information Retrieval
Published Year: 2002
Authors: W. Fan, P. Pathak


Effective Information Retrieval using Genetic Algorithms based Matching Functions Adaptation
Published Year: 2000
Authors: M. Gordon, W. Fan, Praveen Pathak


Personalization of Search Engine Services for Effective Retrieval and Knowledge Management
Published Year: 2000
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


Automatic generation of matching functions by genetic programming for effective information retrieval
Published Year: 1999
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


A Simulation Model of Document Information Retrieval System with Relevance Feedback
Published Year: 1998
Authors: P. Pathak


A Visualization Tool using PAD++ to Browse Information Structure
Published Year: 1998
Authors: P. Pathak


Comparative Study of the Retrieval Effectiveness of Internet Search Engines
Published Year: 1998
Authors: M. Gordon, P. Pathak


Relevance Feedback In Information Retrieval Using Genetic Algorithms: A Test On A Simulated Document Collection
Accepted Year: 1998
Authors: P. Pathak


Use of Genetic Algorithms in Information Retrieval: Adapting Matching Functions
Published Year: 1998
Authors: P. Pathak

Investigating Market Inefficiencies in Cryptocurrency Markets
Journal: Unknown
Authors: Mariia Petryk, Praveen Pathak, Mahendrarajah Nimalendran, Liangfei Qiu


Disaggregating the Differential Impact of Health Care IT in Complex Care Delivery: Insights from Field Research in Chronic Care
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Year: Unknown
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


Mining for Marketing: Determining Marketing’s Importance to Investors over Time
Journal: Marketing Science
Year: Unknown
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Praveen Pathak, Debanjan Mitra


The Impact of Open Source Community on Cryptocurrency Market Price: An Empirical Evidence
Journal: Information Systems Research
Year: Unknown
Authors: Mariia Petryk, Praveen Pathak, Liangfei Qiu


Is That A Sugar High Or High Sugar? Ask The Algorithm!!
Journal: Management Information Systems Quarterly
Year: Unknown
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


Digitizing Workflows, Process Standardization & Operational Efficiency In Clinical Laboratories: Evidence From Field Research
Journal: Production and Operations Management
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


Disaggregating the Differential Impact of Health Care IT in Complex Care Delivery: Insights from Field Research in Chronic Care
Journal: MIS Quarterly
Authors: Ravi Aron, Gordon Gao, Praveen Pathak


Mining for Marketing: Determining Marketing's Importance to Investors Over Time.
Journal: Journal of Marketing
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Deb Mitra, Joseph Johnson, Praveen Pathak


When is a Liability Not a Liability Revisited: Should Financial Text Analysis Abandon General Lexicons?
Journal: Journal of the Association for Information Systems
Authors: Brent Kitchens, D Mitra, Praveen Pathak


The Value of Qualitative Marketing Information: Upside, Downside, Trends, and Asymmetries
Journal: Journal of Marketing Research
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Debanjan Mitra, Praveen Pathak


From Supply Chains to Demand Chains via Servicization: Evidence from Field Research in Thailand's Medical Equipment Industry
Journal: Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
Authors: Ravi Aron, A. Bisi, Praveen Pathak


Is That A Sugar High Or High Sugar? Ask The Algorithm!!
Journal: MIS Quarterly
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


Electronic Markets and Geographic Competition among Small, Local Firms
Journal: Information Systems Research
Accepted Year: 2017
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Anuj Kumar, Praveen Pathak


Hierarchical classification of firms using similarity of news events
Journal: Information Systems Research
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Praveen Pathak


Personal Event Detection in Social Networking Sites for Target Marketing
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Authors: Hong Guo, Sheng Li, Haldun Aytug, Praveen Pathak


Quality, Incentives and Pricing Regimes in Offshore Production of Services: Theory and Evidence
Journal: Information Systems Research
Authors: R. Aron, E. Clemons, P. Pathak


Strategic Ambiguity And The Boundaries Of The Firm: The Balance Between Inter-Organizational Control And Collaboration In Knowledge Work
Journal: Management Science
Authors: Ravi Aron, Deepa Mani, Praveen Pathak


Effects of changes in information availability on market efficiency
Journal: Management Science
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Anuj Kumar, Praveen Pathak


Examining asymmetry in idiosyncratic market risk using text mining techniques
Journal: Management Science
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Debanjan Mitra, Joseph Johnson, Praveen Pathak


The Impact of Process Virtualization On The Nature Of Work Performed By Experts: Evidence From Field Research In Health Care Delivery
Journal: Information Systems Research
Authors: Ravi Aron, Sambamurthy Vallabhajosyula, Praveen Pathak


Effects of online presence on local concentration of presence goods competition
Journal: MIS Quarterly
Authors: Brent Kitchens, Anuj Kumar, Praveen Pathak


Process Quality Models in Outsourcing
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Authors: Ravi Aron, Praveen Pathak


Detecting Management Fraud in Public Companies
Journal: Management Science
Published Year: 2010
Authors: M. Cecchini, H. Aytug, G. Koehler, P. Pathak


Genetic Based Approaches in Ranking Function Discovery and Optimization in Information Retrieval
Journal: Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2009
Authors: W. Fan, M. Zhou, P. Pathak


Ontological Analysis of Web Surf History to Maximize the Click-Through Probability of Web Advertisements
Journal: Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2009
Authors: J. Deane, P. Pathak


A Mechanism for Online Placement to Deter Click Fraud
Journal: International Journal of Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2008
Authors: W. Zhou, S. Bandyopadhyay, K. Cheng, P. Pathak


Monitoring Process Quality in Off-shore Outsourcing: A Model and Findings from Multi-Country Survey
Journal: Journal of Operations Management
Published Year: 2008
Authors: R. Aron, S. Bandyopadhyay, S. Jayanti, P. Pathak


Impact of Internet-Based Distributed Monitoring Systems on Off Shore Sourcing of Services
Journal: ACM Transactions on Internet Technology
Published Year: 2007
Authors: R Aron, S Jayanti, Praveen Pathak


Knowledge Sharing and Cooperation in Outsourcing Projects
Journal: Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2007
Authors: S. Bandyopadhyay, P. Pathak


Adaptive Web Search: Evolving a Program that Finds Information
Journal: IEEE intelligent systems
Published Year: 2006
Authors: M. Gordon, W. Fan, P. Pathak


An Integrated Two-Stage Model For Intelligent Information Routing
Journal: Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2006
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


Discovering Ranking Functions for Information Retrieval
Journal: Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining
Published Year: 2006
Authors: W. Fan, P. Pathak


Nonlinear Ranking Function Representations in Genetic Programming-Based Ranking Discovery For Personalized Search
Journal: Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2006
Authors: W. Fan, L. Wallace, P. Pathak


On Linear Mixture of Expert Approaches to Information Retrieval
Journal: Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2006
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


Effective Profiling of Consumer Information Retrieval Needs: A Unified Framework and Empirical Comparison
Journal: Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce
Published Year: 2005
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


Genetic Programming-Based Discovery of Ranking Functions for Effective Web Search
Journal: Journal of Management Information Systems
Published Year: 2005
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


A Generic Ranking Function Discovery Framework by Genetic Programming for Information Retrieval
Journal: Information Processing & Management
Published Year: 2004
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


Discovery of Context-Specific Ranking Functions for Effective Information Retrieval Using Genetic Programming
Journal: IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
Published Year: 2004
Authors: W. Fan, M. Gordon, P. Pathak


The Effects of Fitness Functions on Genetic Programming-Based Ranking Discovery for Web Search
Journal: Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology
Published Year: 2004
Authors: W. Fan, E. Fox, H. Wu, P. Pathak


Finding Information on the World Wide Web: the Retrieval Effectiveness of Search Engines
Journal: Information Processing & Management
Published Year: 1999
Authors: M. Gordon, P. Pathak