Gareth James

Director of the Institute for Outlier Research in Business, Morgan Stanley Chair in Business Administration & Professor of Data Sciences and Operations
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PhD, Stanford University; BSc, BCom, University of Auckland

Gareth James is an expert on statistical methodology in the areas of functional data analysis and high dimensional statistics, with particular application to marketing problems. He has published extensively and is a co-author of one of the leading books on statistical learning methods. He teaches both MBA and PhD courses ranging from introductory statistics through to advanced modern non-linear regression techniques. Professor James has won several research and teaching awards, including two Deans awards for Research Excellence and two Golden Apple awards for his MBA courses. Dr. James has also served as the PI or Co-PI on several NSF research grants and as an Associate Editor for journals such as JASA, and Statistica Sinca. He is an elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association and a life member of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics.

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Derenski, Joshua.,Fan, Yingying.,James, Gareth. () "Discussion of "Random-projection ensemble classification"", Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B, 79, 1009-1010.
Chandrasekaran, Deepa.,Tellis, Gerard.,James, Gareth. () "Technological Leapfrogging: When, How, and Why Emerging Markets Catch-up or Pass Developed Markets in the Adoption of new Products", under first review Management Science.
Fan, Yingying.,James, Gareth.,Radchenko, Peter. () "Functional additive regression", Annals of Statistics, 43, 2296-2325.
Radchenko, Peter.,Qiao, Xinghao.,James, Gareth. () "Index Models for Sparsely Sampled Functional Data", Journal of the American Statistical Association, 110, 824-836.
Fan, Yingying.,Foutz, Natasha.,James, Gareth.,Jank, Wolfgang. () "Functional forecasting of demand decay rates using online virtual stock markets", The Annals of Applied Statistics, 8, 2435-2460.
Savaiano, Dennis.,Ritter, Andrew.,Klaenhammer, Todd.,James, Gareth.,Longcore, Amy.,Chandler, Justin.,Walker, W.,Foyt, Howard. () "Improving lactose digestion and symptoms of lactose intolerance with a novel galacto-oligosaccharide (RP-G28): a randomized, double-blind clinical trial", Nutrition Journal, 12, 160.
Tian, Tian.,James, Gareth. () "Interpretable dimension reduction for classifying functional data", COMPUTATIONAL STATISTICS & DATA ANALYSIS, 57, 282-296.
James, Gareth.,Witten, Daniela.,Hastie, Trevor.,Tibshirani, Robert. () "An Introduction to Statistical Learning", Springer.
Sood, Ashish.,James, Gareth.,Tellis, Gerard.,Zhu, Ji. () "Predicting the Path of Technological Innovation: SAW Versus Moore, Bass, Gompertz, and Kryder", Marketing Science, 31, 964-979.
James, Gareth.,Sun, Wenguang.,Qiao, Xinghao. () "Discussion of Clustering Random Curves Under Spatial Interdependence with Application to Service Accessibility ", Technometrics, 54, 123-126.
Radchenko, Peter.,James, Gareth. () "Improved Variable Selection with Forward-Lasso Adaptive Shrinkage ", Annals of Applied Statistics, 5, 427-448.
Radchenko, Peter.,James, Gareth. () "Variable Selection Using Adaptive Non-linear Interaction Structures in High dimensions ", Journal of the American Statistical Association, 105, 1541-1553.
Tian, Siva.,James, Gareth.,Wilcox, Rand. () "A Multivariate Adaptive Stochastic Search Method for Dimensionality Reduction in Classification", Annals of Applied Statistics, 4, 339-364.
James, Gareth. () "The Oxford Handbook of Functional Data Analysis".
James, Gareth.,Radchenko, Peter. () "A Generalized Dantzig Selector with Shrinkage Tuning", Biometrika, 96, 323-337.
Xu, Min.,Li, Wenyuan.,James, Gareth.,Mehan, Michael.,Zhou, Xianghong. () "Automated Multi-dimensional Phenotypic Profiling Using Large Public Microarray Repositories", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences .
James, Gareth.,Radchenko, Peter.,Lv, Jinchi. () "DASSO: connections between the Dantzig selector and Lasso", Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B, 71, 127-142.
James, Gareth.,Wang, Jing.,Zhu, Ji. () "Functional Linear Regression That's Interpretable", Annals of Statistics, 37, 2083-2108.
Sood, Ashish.,James, Gareth.,Tellis, Gerard. () "Functional Regression: A New Model for Predicting Market Penetration of New Products", Marketing Science, 28, 36-51.
James, Gareth.,Radchenko, Peter. () "Invited Discussion of "Sure Independence Screening for Ultrahigh Dimensional Feature Space" by Fan and Lv", Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 70, 895-896.
Radchenko, Peter.,James, Gareth. () "Variable Inclusion and Shrinkage Algorithms", Journal of the American Statistical Association, 103, 1304-1315.
James, Gareth. () "Curve Alignment by Moments", Annals of Applied Statistics, 1, 480-501.
James, Gareth.,Sugar, C..,Desai, R..,Rosenheck, R.. () "A Comparison of Outcomes Among Patients with Schizophrenia in Two Mental Health Systems: A Health State Approach", Schizophrenia Research , 86, 309-320.
Sabatti, C..,James, Gareth. () "Bayesian Sparse Hidden Components Analysis for Transcription Regulation Networks", Bioinformatics, 22, 737-744.
James, Gareth.,Sood, A.. () "Performing Hypothesis Tests on the Shape of Functional Data", Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, 50, 1774-1792.
James, Gareth.,Silverman, B.. () "Functional Adaptive Model Estimation", Journal of the American Statistical Association, 100, 565-576.
Scott, S..,James, Gareth.,Sugar, C.. () "Using Hidden Markov Health State Models to Analyze Data from Clinical Trials", Journal of the American Statistical Association, 100, 359-369.
Sugar, C..,James, Gareth.,Lenert, L..,Rosenheck, R.. () "Discrete State Analysis for Interpretation of Data from Clinical Trials", Medical Care, 42, 183-196.
James, Gareth. () "Variance and Bias for General Loss Functions", Machine Learning, 51, 115-135.
James, Gareth.,Sugar, C.. () "Clustering for Sparsely Sampled Functional Data", Journal of the American Statistical Association, 98, 397-408.
Sugar, C..,James, Gareth. () "Finding the Number of Clusters in a Data Set: An Information Theoretic Approach", Journal of the American Statistical Association, 98, 750-763.
James, Gareth. () "Generalized Linear Models with Functional Predictor Variables", Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 64, 411-432.
James, Gareth.,Hastie, T.. () "Functional Linear Discriminant Analysis for Irregularly Sampled Curves", Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 63, 587-602.
James, Gareth.,Hastie, T..,Sugar, C.. () "Principal Component Models for Sparse Functional Data", Biometrika, 87, 587-602.
James, Gareth.,Hastie, T.. () "The Error Coding Method and PICTs", Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 7, 377-387.