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Praveen A 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

(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