Robert S. Huckman

Harvard Business School

Technology & Operations Management

435 Morgan Hall

Boston, MA 02163

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Discretionary Task Ordering: Queue Management in Radiological Services

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 16-051
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
Harvard Business School, University of Texas at San Antonio, Harvard Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 508 (53,975)
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discretion, scheduling, queue, healthcare, learning, experience, decentralization, delegation, behavioral operations

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Fluid Tasks and Fluid Teams: The Impact of Diversity in Experience and Team Familiarity on Team Performance

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 09-145
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2012
Robert S. Huckman and Bradley R. Staats
Harvard Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 254 (119,630)
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Diversity, Knowledge Work, Project Flexibility, Task Change, Team Familiarity

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Does Focus Improve Operational Performance? Lessons from the Management of Clinical Trials

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 May 2005
Robert S. Huckman and Darren E. Zinner
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
Downloads 203 (148,880)
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Focus, operational performance, productivity, pharmaceuticals, clinical trials

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Team Familiarity, Role Experience, and Performance: Evidence from Indian Software Services

HBS Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Research Paper No. 08-019
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2012
Robert S. Huckman, Bradley R. Staats and David M. Upton
Harvard Business School, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and University of Oxford, Said Business School (deceased)
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Learning from Customers: Individual and Organizational Effects in Outsourced Radiological Services

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 11-057
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2013
Jonathan R. Clark, Robert S. Huckman and Bradley R. Staats
Pennsylvania State University, Harvard Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
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Customer specificity, Experience, Healthcare, Learning, Outsourcing

Learning from Customers: Individual and Organizational Effects in Outsourced Radiological Services

NBER Working Paper No. w18723
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2014
Jonathan R. Clark, Robert S. Huckman and Bradley R. Staats
Pennsylvania State University, Harvard Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
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Broadening Focus: Spillovers, Complementarities and Specialization in the Hospital Industry

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 09-120
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2011
Jonathan Clark and Robert S. Huckman
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard Business School
Downloads 101 (262,005)
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The Role of Information in Medical Markets: An Analysis of Publicly Reported Outcomes in Cardiac Surgery

NBER Working Paper No. w10489
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2010
David M. Cutler, Robert S. Huckman and Mary Beth Landrum
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard Business School and Harvard Medical School
Downloads 71 (325,039)
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The Effect of Organizational Context on Individual Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w10027
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Oct 2003
Robert S. Huckman and Gary P. Pisano
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School
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Cohort Turnover and Productivity: The July Phenomenon in Teaching Hospitals

NBER Working Paper No. w11182
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 05 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2010
Robert S. Huckman and Jason R. Barro
Harvard Business School and HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit
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Cohort Turnover and Operational Performance: The July Phenomenon in Teaching Hospitals

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2018
Hummy Song and Robert S. Huckman
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Operations, Information and Decisions Department and Harvard Business School
Downloads 44 (407,245)
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health care management, operations strategy, empirical research, service operations

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Technological Development and Medical Productivity: The Diffusion of Angioplasty in New York State

NBER Working Paper No. w9311
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Nov 2002 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2012
David M. Cutler and Robert S. Huckman
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Business School
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The Effects of Cardiac Specialty Hospitals on the Cost and Quality of Medical Care

NBER Working Paper No. w11707
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2010
Jason R. Barro, Robert S. Huckman and Daniel P. Kessler
HBS Negotiations, Organizations and Markets Unit, Harvard Business School and Stanford Graduate School of Business
Downloads 33 (451,141)
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Hospital Integration and Vertical Consolidation: An Analysis of Acquisitions in New York State

NBER Working Paper No. w11379
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2010
Robert S. Huckman
Harvard Business School
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Broadening Focus: Spillovers, Complementarities and Specialization in the Hospital Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w16937
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2011
Jonathan R. Clark and Robert S. Huckman
Pennsylvania State University and Harvard Business School
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Input Constraints and the Efficiency of Entry: Lessons from Cardiac Surgery

NBER Working Paper No. w15214
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2010
David M. Cutler, Robert S. Huckman and Jonathan T. Kolstad
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard Business School and University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department
Downloads 16 (563,131)

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Input Constraints and the Efficiency of Entry: Lessons from Cardiac Surgery

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper, Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Working Paper No. 10-011
Posted: 15 Jun 2007
David M. Cutler, Robert S. Huckman and Jonathan Kolstad
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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Entry, Input Constraints, Quality, Productivity

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Jetblue Airways: Deicing at Logan Airport

Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit Case No. 612-028
Posted: 01 Mar 2012
Douglas Fearing and Robert S. Huckman
Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School

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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center: Spine Care

HBS Case No. 609-016, Harvard Business School Technology & Operations Mgt. Unit , Harvard Business School Strategy Unit
Posted: 11 Aug 2009
Harvard Business School, Harvard University - Strategy Unit, Harvard Business School and Harvard Business School

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Cross Subsidization and the Welfare Impact of Specialty Entry

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 17 Jun 2007
Robert S. Huckman and Jonathan Kolstad
Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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hospital competition, specialty hospitals, not-for-profit, welfare