Hamsa Bastani

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

3641 Locust Walk

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6365

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Online Decision-Making with High-Dimensional Covariates

Forthcoming in Operations Research
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2019
Hamsa Bastani and Mohsen Bayati
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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contextual bandits, adaptive treatment allocation, online learning, high-dimensional statistics, LASSO, personalized decision-making

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Analysis of Medicare Pay-for-Performance Contracts

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Sep 2016
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Princeton University, Stanford University and Stanford University
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pay-for-performance, Medicare, mechanism design, contracts, principal-agent problem, information asymmetry, healthcare

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Evidence of Upcoding in Pay-for-Performance Programs

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 15-43
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2017
Hamsa Bastani, Joel Goh and Mohsen Bayati
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Medicare, pay-for-performance, upcoding, asymmetric information, quality control and detection, hospital-acquired infections, strategic behavior

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Learning Personalized Product Recommendations with Customer Disengagement

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2019
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, IBM Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Operations Research Center
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Bandits, Online Learning, Recommendation Systems, Disengagement

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Do Policies with Limited Enforcement Reduce Harm? Evidence from Transshipment Bans

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
Hamsa Bastani and Joann F. de Zegher
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)
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Transshipments, Remote Sensing, Strategic Behavior, IUU fishing, Forced Labor

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Adaptive Clinical Trial Designs with Surrogates: When Should We Bother?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jun 2019
Arielle Anderer, Hamsa Bastani and John Silberholz
University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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Surrogates, Bayesian Adaptive Clinical Trials, Metastatic Breast Cancer

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Meta Dynamic Pricing: Transfer Learning Across Experiments

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
Hamsa Bastani, David Simchi-Levi and Ruihao Zhu
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - School of Engineering and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - School of Engineering
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Thompson sampling, transfer learning, dynamic pricing, meta learning

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Responsible Sourcing: The First Step Is the Hardest

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Aug 2020
Pia Ramchandani, Hamsa Bastani and Ken Moon
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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certifications, corporate social responsibility, human rights, labor abuse, sustainable sourcing