Susan F. Lu

Purdue University - Krannert School of Management

1310 Krannert Building

West Lafayette, IN 47907-1310

United States

http://https://sites.google.com/site/susanluhome/home

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

Can We Trust Online Physician Ratings? Evidence from Cardiac Surgeons in Florida

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 14-05
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2014
Susan F. Lu and Huaxia Rui
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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word of mouth, physician ratings, patient selection, quality disclosure

Can We Trust Online Physician Ratings? Evidence from Cardiac Surgeons in Florida

NET Institute Working Paper No. 14-01, Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 14-19
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Oct 2014
Susan F. Lu and Huaxia Rui
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 53 (382,648)
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word of mouth, physician ratings, patient selection, quality disclosure

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Multitasking, Information Disclosure and Product Quality: Evidence from Nursing Homes

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-03
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Susan F. Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 306 (98,077)
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Multitasking, Information Disclsoure, Quality

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The Effectiveness of Law, Financial Development, and Economic Growth in an Economy of Financial Repression: Evidence from China

World Development, Forthcoming, Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-07
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
Susan F. Lu and Yang Yao
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Peking University - China Center for Economic Research (CCER)
Downloads 250 (121,511)

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legal system, financial development, financial repression, economic growth

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Do Mandatory Overtime Laws Improve Quality? Staffing Decisions and Operational Flexibility of Nursing Homes

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 14 May 2016
Susan F. Lu and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 241 (126,190)
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Nurse Staffing, Mandatory Overtime Law, Health Care Quality, Flexibility, Demand Uncertainty, Stochastic Program, Registered Nurses

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Does Technology Substitute for Nurses? Staffing Decisions in Nursing Homes

Management Science, Forthcoming, Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 17-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2017
Susan F. Lu, Huaxia Rui and Abraham Seidmann
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 181 (165,451)

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staffing, labor, automation technology, vertical differentiation, nursing homes

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Profiting from Gaizhi: Management Buyout During China's Privatization

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Susan F. Lu and David Dranove
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Privatization, Moral Hazard, Management Buyout, Hidden Information

Malpractice Laws and Incentives to Shield Assets: Evidence from Nursing Homes

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 14-09
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2016
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Malpractice, Brand, Ownership, Chain

Malpractice Laws and Incentives to Shield Assets: Evidence from Nursing Homes

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 14, Issue 2, pp. 301-332, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Clustering, Agency Costs and Operating Efficiency: Evidence from Nursing Home Chains

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2012
Susan F. Lu and Gerard J. Wedig
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 156 (188,192)
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Clustering, Horizontal Integration, Monitoring, Health Care Markets

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The Role of Donations in Quality Disclosure: Evidence from Nonprofit Nursing Homes

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Susan F. Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 150 (194,466)
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nonprofit, quality disclosure, donation, teaching-to-the-test, mimicking

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Does Competition Improve Service Quality? The Case of Nursing Homes Where Public and Private Payers Coexist

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 17-12
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 May 2017 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2019
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Drexel University, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Rutgers University
Downloads 108 (250,146)

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Competition, Mixed Payers, Reputation, Quality, Health Care

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Ownership, Branding and Multiple Audience Concerns: Evidence from Nursing Homes

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 11-26
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2012
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 107 (251,792)
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brand reputation, horizontal ownership, litigation, unionization

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Distance, Quality, or Relationship? Interhospital Transfer of Heart Attack Patients

Forthcoming in Production and Operations Manangement
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2017
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 89 (284,321)

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hospital operations, patient routing, quality of care, multihospital system, nonprofit

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The Retraction Penalty: Evidence from the Web of Science

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 13-30
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 Dec 2013
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Northwestern University
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retraction, self-reporting

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Health Information Technologies: Which Nursing Homes Adopted Them?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Nanjing University, Rutgers University, University of Massachusetts and University of Massachusetts Worcester - University of Massachusetts Medical School
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health information technology; nursing home; long term care; quality of care

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The Reverse Matthew Effect: Catastrophe and Consequence in Scientific Teams

NBER Working Paper No. w19489
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2014
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Northwestern University, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Inside Job or Deep Impact? Using Extramural Citations to Assess Economic Scholarship

NBER Working Paper No. w23698
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Aug 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA) and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Does Ownership Conversion from Nonprofit to For-Profit Benefit the Public? Evidence from U.S. Nursing Homes

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2019
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 15 (548,527)

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nonprofit, for-profit, ownership conversion, financial performance, quality of care, patient selection, nurse staffing, wage cost, machine learning

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Solving Shortage in a Priceless Market: Insights from Blood Donation

NBER Working Paper No. w21312
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jul 2015
Tianshu Sun, Susan F. Lu and Ginger Zhe Jin
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Medicare Payment to Skilled Nursing Facilities: The Consequences of the Three-Day Rule

NBER Working Paper No. w25017
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
Ginger Zhe Jin, AJin Lee and Susan F. Lu
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Michigan State University and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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Multitasking, Information Disclosure, and Product Quality: Evidence from Nursing Homes

Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Vol. 21, Issue 3, pp. 673-705, 2012
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jul 2012
Susan F. Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
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