Decision Science Digest

A monthly communique highlighting recent peer-reviewed research published by INFORMS.

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Decision Science Digest: January 9, 2023

Decision Science Digest: January 9, 2023

News Release, January 9, 2023
  • Increasing Dating Site Matches is in the Hands of Women, According to New Research (INFORMS journal Information Systems Research)
  • The Role of Health Competition Leaderboards in Successful Use of Wearable Technology (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • Getting the Job and Keeping the Job: The Role of Profile Pictures (INFORMS journal Marketing Science)
  • The Impact of Chatbots on Customer Service: Does their Attitude Make a Difference? (INFORMS journal Information Systems Research)
Decision Science Digest: December 14, 2022

Decision Science Digest: December 14, 2022

Journal Paper, December 14, 2022
  • New Research Finds Evidence of that Cloud Computing Significantly Improves Users’ Energy Efficiency (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • Improving Patient Flow in Emergency Departments: New Research Finds a Solution (INFORMS journal Operations Research)
  • Improving Store Productivity and Increasing Sales: New Research Finds Responsible Scheduling is the Key (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • Reducing the Ripple Effects of Online Sex Websites: Shutting them Down is Not the Answer (INFORMS journal Management Science)
Decision Science Digest: November 16, 2022

Decision Science Digest: November 16, 2022

Journal Paper, November 16, 2022
  • New Research Finds Airbnb’s Encourage Residential Real Estate Investments (INFORMS journal Marketing Science)
  • New Policy Increases Equity and Service Across Nonprofits and Nongovernmental Organizations (INFORMS journal Manufacturing & Service Operations Management)
  • Your Political Affiliations Are Affecting Whether You Get a Loan, New Research Says How (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • Are Reviews Helping or Hurting Buying Decisions? New Research Interprets Consumer Response to Top Ratings (INFORMS journal Information Systems Research)
Decision Science Digest: October 12, 2022

Decision Science Digest: October 12, 2022

Journal Paper, October 12, 2022
  • New Research Tries to Optimize Airline Boarding Time (INFORMS journal Transportation Science)
  • Combatting Human Trafficking and Violence Against Women, Going Beyond The White House (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • The Friday Effect: How the Day of the Week of a Safety Alert Announcement Saves Lives (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • Increasing the Effectiveness of Police Zones: How a New Model is Cutting Response Times and Redistributing the Workload (INFORMS Journal on Applied Analytics)
Decision Science Digest: September 22, 2022

Decision Science Digest: September 22, 2022

Journal Paper, September 22, 2022
  • Creating Innovation: New Research Uses Ikea Products to Develop New Uses for Products (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • New Research Finds Obvious Impacts to Brands Showing Support for Black Lives Matter (INFORMS journal Marketing Science)
  • New Research Reduces Traffic Congestion in San Francisco by Increasing the Usage of Electronic Toll System (INFORMS Journal on Applied Analytics)
  • No More Government Food Vouchers? Data Suggests a Way to Allow Healthy Choices to Continue in an Affordable Way (INFORMS journal Marketing Science)
Decision Science Digest: August 9, 2022

Decision Science Digest: August 9, 2022

Journal Paper, August 9, 2022
  • Are Online Consultation Services the Answer? What it Means for Healthcare Providers (INFORMS journal Information Systems Research)
  • Analyzing the Craft Beer Industry: The Future of the Market and Who is Drinking What? (INFORMS journal Marketing Science)
  • Too Much Time at the Polls: The Preferences by Voters Slowing Things Down (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • New Research Delivers Recommendations for Successful Email Engagement (INFORMS journal Management Science)
Decision Science Digest: July 14, 2022

Decision Science Digest: July 14, 2022

Journal Paper, July 14, 2022
  • New Research Recommends Expansion of Bone Marrow Registry and Cord Blood Banks: What’s Needed to Save Lives? (INFORMS journal Manufacturing & Service Operations Management)
  • Fake Reviews Cause Product Sales to Spike, but it’s not Worth it (INFORMS journal Marketing Science)
  • New Method Optimizes Driver Choices While Maintaining Platform Success and Customer Satisfaction (INFORMS journal Transportation Science)
  • New Study Finds Parents are Key to Whether Children Go into STEM Field (INFORMS journal Management Science)
Decision Science Digest: June 28, 2022

Decision Science Digest: June 28, 2022

Journal Paper, June 28, 2022
  • New Optimization Algorithm Increases Online Dating Site Matches by 27% by Factoring in Past and Present User Preferences (INFORMS journal Manufacturing & Service Operations Management)
  • Environmental Issues Encourage Better Habits from Manufacturing Facilities in Texas (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • Adopting Mass Customization, in Addition to Mass Production Methods, Can Generate a Win-Win for Sustainability in Fashion (INFORMS journal Manufacturing & Service Operations Management)
  • Startling Racial Discrepancies in Obtaining Capital for Minority-Owned Startups (INFORMS journal Management Science)
Decision Science Digest: May 9, 2022

Decision Science Digest: May 9, 2022

Journal Paper, May 9, 2022
  • The Impact of Peer-to-Peer Marketplaces on Abortion Rates, the Role of Social Implications (INFORMS journal Information Systems Research)
  • New Research Looks at Inequality as a Factor in Identifying Misinformation (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • New Research Helps Answer the Question, Standardize or Customize? Predictions Inform Business on Which One to Choose (INFORMS journal Manufacturing & Service Operations Management)
  • New Research Finds Lessons in COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution and Waste Data (INFORMS journal Transportation Science)
Decision Science Digest: April 26, 2022

Decision Science Digest: April 26, 2022

Journal Paper, April 26, 2022
  • Retail is Not Dead! The Impact of Store Proximity on Sales (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • New Research Overcomes Cost Barriers for Newborn Disease Screening While Increasing Efficiency and Testing Accuracy (INFORMS journal Management Science)
  • New Model Predicts Purchase to Delivery Time to Increase Customer Satisfaction, Improve Online Sales (INFORMS journal Manufacturing & Service Operations Management)
  • New Research Finds Stable Scheduling Increases Employee Productivity and Business Revenue (INFORMS journal Management Science)

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