Asa Palley

Asa Palley

Assistant Professor, Operations & Decision Technologies


  • PhD, Duke University, 2016
  • MS, Carnegie Mellon University, 2010
  • MS, University of Maryland, College Park, 2009
  • AB, Bowdoin College, 2007

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, 2016 – present
  • Instructor, Duke University, Master of Engineering Management Program, 2014


  • 2018 SJDM Hillel Einhorn New Investigator Award
  • 2015 INFORMS Decision Analysis Society Student Paper Award

Representative publications

Extracting the Wisdom of Crowds When Information is Shared (2019)
Asa B Palley and Jack B Soll
Management Science, 65 (5), 2291-2309

Lossed in translation: An off-the-shelf method to recover probabilistic beliefs from loss-averse agents (2016)
Theo Offerman and Asa B Palley
Experimental Economics, 19 (1), 30-Jan

Sequential search and learning from rank feedback: theory and experimental evidence (2014)
Asa B Palley and Mirko Kremer
Management Science, 60 (10), 2525-2542

Decision strategies to reduce teenage and young adult deaths in the United States (2013)
Ralph L Keeney and Asa B Palley
Risk Analysis, 33 (9), 1661-1676