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

25

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2,856

SSRN CITATIONS

35

CROSSREF CITATIONS

42

Scholarly Papers (25)

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
Downloads 407 (77,306)
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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 58 (397,860)
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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 313 (105,114)
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Multitasking, Information Disclsoure, Quality

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

Management Science, Vol. 63, No. 11, November 2017, pp. 3566–3585
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Susan F. Lu and Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
Downloads 255 (130,661)
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Nurse Staffing, Mandatory Overtime Law, Health Care Quality, Flexibility, Demand Uncertainty, Stochastic Program, Registered Nurses

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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)
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legal system, financial development, financial repression, economic growth

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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 202 (163,610)
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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 161 (200,005)
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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 160 (201,085)
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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

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 May 2017 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2020
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Drexel University, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Rutgers University
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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 111 (267,250)
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brand reputation, horizontal ownership, litigation, unionization

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

Production and Operations Management, Vol. 27, No. 12, December 2018, pp. 2251–2269
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2019
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 103 (281,570)
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hospital operations, patient routing, quality of care, multihospital system, nonprofit

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Does Telemedicine Reduce Emergency Room Congestion? Evidence from New York State

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Jan 2020
Shujing Sun, Susan F. Lu and Huaxia Rui
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
Downloads 77 (337,750)
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telemedicine, emergency room, overcrowding, health information technology

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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
Downloads 68 (361,790)

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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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Does Nonprofit Ownership Matter for Firm Performance? Evidence from Ownership Conversions of Nursing Homes

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2020
Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 47 (430,604)

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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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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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Do Social Media Trump Government Report Cards in Influencing Consumer Choice? Evidence from U.S. Nursing Homes

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Mar 2020
Yuanchen Li, Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu and Susan F. Lu
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and Purdue University - Krannert School of Management
Downloads 21 (557,447)

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online consumer reviews, government report cards, consumer choice, nursing homes, healthcare, quality of care

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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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The Value of Health IT Interoperability: Evidence from Interhospital Transfer of Heart Attack Patients

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2020
Yao Li, Lauren Xiaoyuan Lu, Susan F. Lu and Jian Chen
Tsinghua University, School of Economics & Management, Students, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Tsinghua University - School of Economics and Management
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interoperability, health information exchange, heart attack, interhospital patient transfer, throughput time, duplicate tests

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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
Downloads 11 (623,107)
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Five-Star Ratings and Managerial Turnover: Evidence from the Nursing Home Industry

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jun 2020
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Disclosure, Quality, Governance, Competition, Turnover, Complementarity

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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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Persuasion, Donor Heterogeneity, and Workload: The Impact of Charitable Workers on Donors’ Blood Donation Decisions

Number of pages: 37
Wilson Lin, Susan F. Lu and Tianshu Sun
University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business
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charitable operations, charitable giving, non-profit operations, data analytics, blood donation, public health