Yicheng Song

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management

Assistant Professor

19th Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55455

United States

http://people.bu.edu/ycsong/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

6

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6

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Uncovering Characteristic Response Paths of a Population

Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper No. 2619674
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2020
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, Boston University - Questrom School of Business, Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Boston University, Questrom School of Business - Department of Information Systems
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Response Paths, Segmentation, Multivariate Time-series Model, Mixture Model, Dynamic Programming.

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When and How to Diversify—A Multi-Category Utility Model for Personalized Content Recommendation

Boston University Questrom School of Business Research Paper No. 2880779
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 07 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 20 May 2018
Yicheng Song, Nachiketa Sahoo and Elie Ofek
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Harvard Business School - Marketing Unit
Downloads 309 (138,312)
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Recommender Systems, Personalization, Recommendation Diversity, Variety Seeking, Collaborative Filters, Consumer Utility Models, Content Consumption, Digital Media, Clickstream Analysis, Learning-to-Rank

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Matching Returning Donors to Projects on Philanthropic Crowdfunding Platform

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2020
Yicheng Song, Zhuoxin Li and Nachiketa Sahoo
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, University of Wisconsin-Madison - Wisconsin School of Business and Boston University - Questrom School of Business
Downloads 128 (305,533)
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Recommender Systems, Crowdfunding Platforms, Online Philanthropy, Structural Econometric Model, Consideration Set, Revenue Optimization

4.

Policing the Police: Examining the Role of News Reports on Racially-Biased Policing

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Jul 2022
University of Washington, Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management
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police brutality, local news, digital news, accountability

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Ensembling Experiments to Optimize Interventions along Customer Journey: A Reinforcement Learning Approach

Posted: 11 Oct 2021
Yicheng Song and Tianshu Sun
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business

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Randomized experiments, Customer Journey, Reinforcement Learning, Optimization, Bayesian Deep Recurrent Q Network Model, Experiment Design

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Short-Lived Item Recommendation

Posted: 03 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2021
Meizi Zhou, Yicheng Song, Zhuoxin Li and Chunmian Ge
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, University of Wisconsin-Madison - Wisconsin School of Business and South China University of Technology

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Short-Lived Item Recommendation; Cold Start; Recommender Systems; Dual Recurrent Neural Network; Deep Neural Network; Flash Sales; E-commerce