Diwas Singh KC

Emory University - Goizueta Business School

Professor

1300 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322-2722

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Task Selection and Workload: A Focus on Completing Easy Tasks Hurts Performance

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 17-112, Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 18-6
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2019
Emory University - Goizueta Business School, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Northwestern Kellogg School of Management and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)
Downloads 744 (61,784)
Citation 9

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Healthcare, Knowledge Work, Decision Making, Discretion, Workload

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Does Multitasking Improve Performance? Evidence from the Emergency Department

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 May 2013
Diwas Singh KC
Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 585 (83,861)
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Multitasking, Productivity, Quality, Emergency Department, Capacity Planning

3.

The Impact of Hospital Advertising on Patient Demand and Health Outcomes

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2021
TI Tongil Kim and Diwas Singh KC
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 493 (103,812)
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Health Care Management; Hospital Marketing; Advertising; Structural Model; Empirical IO; Demand Estimation; Patient Heterogeneity; Endogeneity; Border Strategy; MPEC

4.

Worker Productivity in Operations Management

Number of pages: 96 Posted: 20 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2019
Diwas Singh KC
Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 410 (128,857)
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worker productivity, operations management, empirical research

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The Effects of Focus on Performance: Evidence from California Hospitals

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Diwas Singh KC and Christian Terwiesch
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 303 (179,280)
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Specialization, Productivity, Quality, Healthcare, Service Operations

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Empirical Research in Healthcare Operations: Past Research, Present Understanding, and Future Opportunities

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 May 2019
Diwas Singh KC, Stefan Scholtes and Christian Terwiesch
Emory University - Goizueta Business School, University of Cambridge - Judge Business School and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 288 (190,434)
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healthcare operations management; empirical operations management; literature review; trends

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Working with Capacity Limitations: Operations Management in Critical Care

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Christian Terwiesch, Diwas Singh KC and Jeremy M. Kahn
University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department, Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Pittsburgh - School of Medicine
Downloads 222 (245,519)
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Patient Flow, Critical Care, Capacity Mangement

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The Impact of Work Load on Service Time and Patient Safety: An Econometric Analysis of Hospital Operations

Management Science, 2009
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Diwas Singh KC and Christian Terwiesch
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 216 (250,822)
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healthcare operations, productivity, service operations, optimal control of queues, quality

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An Econometric Analysis of Patient Flows in the Cardiac ICU

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Diwas Singh KC and Christian Terwiesch
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 206 (263,225)
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Healthcare Operations, Capacity Management, Quality, Productivity

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Blinded by Experience: Prior Experience, Negative News and Belief Updating

Harvard Business School NOM Unit Working Paper No. 16-015
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Aug 2015
Bradley R. Staats, Diwas Singh KC and Francesca Gino
University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Emory University - Goizueta Business School and Harvard University - Business School (HBS)
Downloads 178 (298,719)
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Behavioral Operations, Egocentric Bias, Experience, Healthcare Operations

11.

Impact of Temporary Store Closures on Online Sales: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2023
Ragıp Gürlek, Diwas Singh KC and Paolo Letizia
Emory University - Goizueta Business School, Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Tennessee
Downloads 126 (398,322)

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omnichannel retailing, demand elasticity, public health - retail interface

12.

Heuristic Thinking in Patient Care

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Mar 2019
Diwas Singh KC
Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 125 (400,774)
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heuristics, attribute substitution, operational performance, hospitals

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The Effects of Multi-Siting on Productivity and Quality

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2019
Diwas Singh KC and Sokol Tushe
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 106 (449,640)

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multi-site operations, operational familiarity, productivity, hospital operations

14.

Benefits of Surgical Smoothing and Spare Capacity: An Econometric Analysis of Patient Flow

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Sep 2016
Diwas Singh KC and Christian Terwiesch
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department
Downloads 95 (488,050)
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demand variation, adaptive service rate, demand smoothing, value of capacity, hospitals

15.

Are Patients Patient? The Role of Time to Appointment in Patient Flow

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Sep 2016
Nikolay Osadchiy and Diwas Singh KC
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 84 (523,489)

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Queuing behavior, Empirical Study, Healthcare operations

16.

Accumulating a Portfolio of Experience: The Effect of Focal and Related Experience on Surgeon Performance

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2012
Diwas Singh KC and Bradley R. Staats
Emory University - Goizueta Business School and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
Downloads 78 (547,065)
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Healthcare, Knowledge Work, Learning, Quality, Specialization, Variety

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Can Viagra Advertising Make More Babies? Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Public Health Outcomes

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 18 Jun 2020
TI Tongil Kim and Diwas Singh KC
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Emory University - Goizueta Business School
Downloads 61 (623,546)
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Healthcare marketing, Advertising, Public policy, Fertility, Birth rate, Border identification