In Memoriam: Allan D. Shocker

The INFORMS Board of Directors, staff, and members join in mourning the loss of Allan D. Shocker, who passed away on March 10, 2015, at the age of 76 in San Mateo, CA. 

Shocker authored many award-winning and influential articles, with Google Scholar reporting nearly 7,000 citations of his work. His research appeared in the INFORMS journals Management Science and Marketing Science, as well as Psychometrika, theJournal of Marketing, the Journal of Marketing Research, the Journal of Consumer Research, and Marketing Letters. He also served on the editorial review board of Marketing Science

He is survived by his sister, Susan Ammons, and her children and grandchildren.