Pallavi Basu

Assistant Professor, Operations Management



I am an Assistant Professor in the Operations Management area, teaching concepts and approaches in Statistics at ISB. My research interests include applications of statistics in finance, marketing, and other disciplines, high-dimensional statistical inference, large-scale multiple testing, and topics on causal inference. I am a member of the American Statistical Association, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, and International Indian Statistical Association. I received my Ph.D. (Business Administration and Statistics) from USC Marshall School of Business. I was a post-doctoral fellow at Tel Aviv University. I completed my undergrad and master's studies in Statistics (specializing in mathematical statistics and probability) from the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI, Kolkata). The Mathematical Research Impact Centric Support from the SERB, Government of India, funds part of my current research (2023-2026).



  • 2018 - Present: Assistant Professor, Indian School of Business
  • 2023 - 2023: Visiting Researcher, Stanford GSB, Economics & Statistics
  • 2018 - 2018: Visiting Researcher, Wharton Statistics and Data Science