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Journal Papers

  1. Zhang, H., Wernz, C., Hughes, D.R. (2016) Modeling and Designing Health Care Payment Innovations for Medical Imaging. Health Care Management Science (in press, doi:10.1007/s10729-016-9377-z): 1-16.
  2. Zhang, H., Wernz, C., Slonim, A.D. (2016) Aligning Incentives in Health Care: A Multiscale Decision Theory Approach. EURO Journal on Decision Processes 4(3): 219-244.
  3. Hong, S., Wernz, C., Stillinger, J.D. (2015) Optimizing Maintenance Service Contracts Through Mechanism Design Theory. Applied Mathematical Modelling 40: 8849-8861.
  4. Henry, A., Wernz, C. (2015) A Multiscale Decision Theory Analysis for Revenue Sharing in Three-Stage Supply Chains. Annals of Operations Research 226(1): 277-300.
  5. Wernz, C., Gehrke, I., Ball, D.R. (2015) Managerial Decision-Making in Hospitals with Real Options Analysis. Information Systems and e-Business Management, 13(4): 673-691.
  6. Wernz C., Thakur Wernz, P., Phusavat, P. (2014) Service Convergence and Service Integration in Medical Tourism. Industrial Management & Data Systems 114(7): 1094-1106.
  7. Wernz, C., Zhang, H., Phusavat, K. (2014) International Study of Technology Investment Decisions at Hospitals. Industrial Management & Data Systems 114(7): 1094-1106.
  8. Wernz, C. (2013) Multi-Time-Scale Markov Decision Processes for Organizational Decision Making. EURO Journal on Decision Processes 1(3): 299-324.
  9. Vance, E., Xie, X., Henry, A., Wernz, C., Slonim, A.D. (2013) Computed Tomography Scan Use Variation: Patient, Hospital, and Geographic Factors. American Journal of Managed Care 19(3): 93-99.
  10. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. (2012) Unifying Temporal and Organizational Scales in Multiscale Decision-Making. European Journal of Operational Research 223(3): 739-751.
  11. Phusavat, K., Nilmaneenava, S., Kanchana, R., Wernz, C., Helo, P. (2012) Identifying Productivity Indicators from Business Strategies' Surveys. International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management 9(2): 158-176.
  12. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. (2010) Multiscale Decision-Making: Bridging Organizational Scales in Systems with Distributed Decision-Makers. European Journal of Operational Research 202(3): 828-840 (Finalist, INFORMS Decision Analysis Society Student Paper Competition, 2009).
  13. Wernz, C., Henry, A. (2009) Multi-Level Coordination and Decision-Making in Service Operations. Service Science 1(4): 270-283 (3rd Place, INFORMS Service Science Section Best Paper Competition Award, 2009).
  14. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. (2007) Decision Strategies and Design of Agent Interactions in Hierarchical Manufacturing Systems. Journal of Manufacturing Systems 26(2): 135-143.

Book Chapter

  1. Deshmukh, A., McComb, S.A., Wernz, C. (2008) Agents as Collaborating Team Members. Letsky, M. et al., eds. Macrocognition in Teams: Theories and Methodologies. Ashgate, London, Chapter 7, 106-125.

Conference Proceedings

  1. Rojas-Cordova, A., Baghaei-Lakeh, A., Zhang, H., Wernz, C., Rahmandad, H., Slonim, A.D., Caroline, A. 2016. Improving Technology Investment Decisions at Hospitals Through System Dynamics and Decision Analysis. Proc. 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICCS-49), Kauai, HI, 1517-1526.
  2. Larsen, E., Haubitz, C., Ratwani R., Wernz, C. 2016. Improving Electronic Health Record Downtime Contingency Plans with Discrete-Event Simulation. Proc. 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICCS-49), Kauai, HI, 3179-3188.
  3. Arnolds, I., Nickel, S., Shashaani, S., Wernz, C. (2012) Using Simulation in Hospital Layout Planning. Proc. Winter Simulation Conference, Berlin, Germany, 395-396.
  4. Deaton, J.D., Wernz, C., DaSilva, L.A. (2011) Decision Analysis of Dynamic Spectrum Access Rules. Proc. IEEE GlobeCom Conference, Houston, TX, 1-6.
  5. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. (2010) Multi-Time-Scale Decision Making for Strategic Agent Interactions. Proc. Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Cancún, Mexico, 1-6.
  6. Henry, A., Wernz, C. (2010) Optimal Incentives in Three-Level Agent Systems. Proc. Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Cancún, Mexico, 1-6.
  7. Grove, K., Saunders, L., Wernz, C. (2010) Decision Analysis Tool for Process Improvement Decisions. Proc. Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Cancún, Mexico, 1-6.
  8. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. (2009) An incentive-based, multi-period decision model for hierarchical systems. Proc. The 3rd International Conference on Global Interdependence and Decision Sciences (ICGIDS), Hyderabad, India, 84-88.
  9. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. (2007) Managing Hierarchies in a Flat World. Proc. Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC), Nashville, TN, 1266-1271.

Conference Presentations

  1. Zhang, H., Wernz, C. Incentives in Chronic Disease Management: A Game Theoretic Analysis.12th International Conference in Operations Research (ICOR), Havana, Cuba, March 2016.
  2. Rojas-Cordova, A., Baghaei-Lakeh, A., Zhang, H., Wernz, C., Rahmandad, H., Slonim, A.D., Caroline, A. Improving Technology Investment Decisions at Hospitals Through System Dynamics and Decision Analysis.49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICCS-49), Kauai, HI, January 2016.
  3. Larsen, E., Haubitz, C., Wernz, C., Ratwani R. Improving Electronic Health Record Downtime Contingency Plans with Discrete-Event Simulation.49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICCS-49), Kauai, HI, January 2016.
  4. Thakur Wernz, P., Samant, S., Wernz, C. Relationship Between Internationalization and Innovation in Emerging Economy Firms.European International Business Academy (EIBA) Annual Conference, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, December 2015.
  5. Zhang, H., Wernz, C., Hughes, D. Increasing Healthcare Value in Accountable Care Organizations Through Incentive Redesign. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 2015.
  6. Thakur Wernz, P., Wernz, C. A Multi-level Analysis on Offshoring Decisions for Clinical Trials in the Pharmaceutical Industry. Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, August, 2015.
  7. Wernz, C., Zhang, H. Analyzing the U.S. Healthcare System Using Multiscale Decision Theory. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Nashville, TN, May 2015.
  8. Wernz, C., Rahmandad, H., Rojas-Cordova, A., Baghaei-Lakeh, A., Zhang, H., Slonim, A.D. Improving Investment Decisions at Hospitals through System Dynamics and Decision Analysis. INFORMS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 2014.
  9. Zhang, H., Wernz, C. How Reimbursements and Incentives Affect Decisions in Radiology and Accountable Care Organizations. INFORMS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 2014.
  10. Rojas-Cordova, A., Wernz, C. Turowski, M. SMART Medical Technology Investment Decisions at Hospitals. Advances in Decision Analysis Conference, Washington, DC, June 2014.
  11. Thakur Wernz, P., Wernz, C. Backsourcing: A Theoretical Framework. European International Business Academy (EIBA) Annual Conference, Bremen, Germany, December 2013.
  12. Thakur Wernz, P., Wernz, C. What Drives Differences in Offshoring Decisions? Multi-Level Analysis of Drug Development in the Biopharmaceutical Industry. European International Business Academy (EIBA) Annual Conference, Bremen, Germany, December 2013.
  13. Wernz, C., Zhang, H., Slonim, A.D. Multi-Level Incentives in Health Care for the Use of Medical Technologies. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 2013.
  14. Wernz, C., Thakur, P., Phusavat, K. Service Integration as a Business Model for Firms from Emerging Countries: Insights from the Medical Tourism Industry. Academy of International Business (AIB) Annual Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, June 2013.
  15. Wernz, C., Zhang, H., Phusavat, K., Thakur, P. An International Study of Technology Investment Decisions at Hospitals. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Puerto Rico, May 2013.
  16. Arnolds, I., Nickel, S., Shashaani, S., Wernz, C. 2012. Using Simulation in Hospital Layout Planning. Winter Simulation Conference, Berlin, Germany, December 2012.
  17. Wernz, C., Thakur, P., Kongkiti, P. Service Convergence: A New Phenomenon? INFORMS Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, October 2012.
  18. Sudhaakar, S., Wernz, C. Extending the Multiscale Decision-Making Model: From Two to Many Decision Alternatives. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, October 2012..
  19. Wernz, C., Gehrke, I., Ball, D. Data-to-Decisions for Medical Technology Investments at Hospitals. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2012.
  20. Saunders, L., Kleiner, B., Smith-Jackson, T., McCoy, A., Ellis, K., Wernz, C. Development of a Safety Climate Instrument for the Construction Supply Chain. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Orlando, FL, May 2012.
  21. O’Hara, P.B., Delen, Z., Wernz, C., Blatchly, R.,Turköz, M. Re-Orienting the Liberal Arts: The Olive Experiment. 4th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Poster Presentation, Blacksburg, VA, February 2012.
  22. Deaton, A., Wernz, C., DaSilva, L.A. 2011. Decision Analysis of Dynamic Spectrum Access Rules. IEEE GlobeCom Conference, Houston, TX, December 2011.
  23. Mayer, P., Henry, A.,Wernz, C. Investment Decision Making in Hospitals: A Systems Dynamics Approach. INFORMS Annual Meeting. Charlotte, NC, November 2011.
  24. Wernz, C., Henry, A. Multiscale Decision Theory – A New Paradigm for Decision-Making Across Multiple Scales. 2nd Annual Conference of the European Decision Science Institute (EDSI). Oestrich-Winkel, Germany, June 2011.
  25. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. The Cost of Strategic Decision-Making in Multi-Time-Scale Decision Models. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, October 2010.
  26. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Multi-Time-Scale Decision Making for Strategic Agent Interactions. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Cancun, Mexico, June 2010.
  27. Henry, A., Wernz, C. Optimal Incentives in Three-Level Agent Systems. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Cancun, Mexico, June 2010.
  28. Grove, K., Saunders, L., Wernz, C. Decision Analysis Tool for Process Improvement Decisions. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Cancun, Mexico, June 2010.
  29. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. An Incentive-Based, Multi-Period Decision Model for Hierarchical Systems. 3rd International Conference on Global Interdependence and Decision Sciences (ICGIDS), Hyderabad, India, December 2009.
  30. Wernz, C., Henry, A. Multiscale Decision-Making for a Maintenance Service Problem. INFORMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 2009.
  31. Wernz, C. Distributed Decision Making Goes Multiscale. 23rd European Conference on Operational Research (EURO 23), Bonn, Germany, July 2009.
  32. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Temporal Scales in Multi-Scale Decision-Making. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. October 2008.
  33. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Multiscale Phenomena in Distributed Decision-Making. Decision Science Institute (DSI) Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, November 2007.
  34. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Bridging Organizational Scales with a Multiscale Decision-Making Model. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, November 2007.
  35. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Motivating Cooperative Behavior in Enterprises. INFORMS International, San Juan, Puerto Rico. July 2007.
  36. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Using Local Information for Organization-Wide Optimal Decisions. 22nd European Conference on Operational Research (EURO XXII), Prague, Czech Republic, July 2007.
  37. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Managing Hierarchies in a Flat World. Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC), Nashville, TN, May 2007.
  38. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Distributed Decision-Making in Hierarchical Organization. Poster Presentation, Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) Annual Conference, Nashville, TN, May 2007.
  39. Wernz, C., Deshmukh, A. Distributed Decision-Making: A Model for Hierarchical Decision Networks. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, November 2006.
  40. Wernz, C. Solving a Production Scheduling Challenge with Project Scheduling, Part 1: Model and Optimization. INFORMS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 2005.



 



 



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