Nathan Yang

McGill Desautels Faculty of Management

Assistant Professor

1001 Sherbrooke St. West

Montreal, Quebec H3A1G5 H3A 2M1

Canada

http://www.mcgill.ca/desautels/nathan-yang

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Twitter Adoption in Congress

Review of Network Economics, Vol. 10, No. 1
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2012
Feng Chi and Nathan Yang
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 449 (45,170)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Diffusion of technology, network effects, political marketing, social learning, social media.

2.

Burger King & McDonald's: Where's the Spillover?

International Journal of the Economics of Business, Vol. 19, Issue 2
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2013
Nathan Yang
McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 198 (112,468)

Abstract:

Complementarity, fast food industry, nested pseudo likelihood, static entry game

3.

Learning in Retail Entry

NET Institute Working Paper No. 11-16
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
Nathan Yang
McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 170 (93,987)

Abstract:

Bayesian learning; Dynamic discrete choice game; Industry dynamics; Market structure; Retail strategy; Social learning; Unobserved heterogeneity.

4.

Unobserved Heterogeneity in Dynamic Games: Cannibalization and Preemptive Entry of Hamburger Chains in Canada

Quantitative Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 May 2013 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2015
Mitsuru Igami and Nathan Yang
Yale University - Department of Economics and McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 109 (118,429)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Dynamic Oligopoly, Entry and Exit, Market Structure, Unobserved Heterogeneity

5.

Exploiting the Choice-Consumption Mismatch: A New Approach to Disentangle State Dependence and Heterogeneity

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1941
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Mar 2014
K. Sudhir and Nathan Yang
Yale School of Management and McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 89 (178,929)

Abstract:

Consumer dynamics, Heterogeneity, Quasi-experiment econometrics, Service industry, State dependence

6.

Better Together? Retail Chain Performance Dynamics in Store Expansion before and after Mergers

NET Institute Working Paper No. 14-08
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2015
Mitsukuni Nishida and Nathan Yang
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School (JHU) and McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 27 (309,677)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Dynamic discrete choice; Entry; Industry dynamics; Learning-by-doing; Market concentration; Merger analysis; Particle filter; Revenue regression; Serial correlation; Retailing.

7.

Moment Marketing Opportunity: The Link between Online Sentiment and Macroeconomic Conditions

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Feb 2014
Yizao Liu and Nathan Yang
University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 27 (342,466)

Abstract:

Consumer confidence; Granger causality; Internet marketing; Moment marketing; Online sentiment; Social media; Time series analysis; Word-of-mouth

8.

Inspiration from the 'Biggest Loser': Social Interactions in a Weight Loss Program

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2017
Kosuke Uetake and Nathan Yang
Yale School of Management and McGill Desautels Faculty of Management
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Abstract:

Big Data; Customer Development; Customer Relationship Management; Healthy and Sustainable Living; Subscription Services; Weight Management

9.

Information Use in the Chinese Loan Market

Posted: 29 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2014
Guotai Chi and Nathan Yang
Dalian University of Technology and McGill Desautels Faculty of Management

Abstract:

Credit market, Financial development, Information diffusion, Managerial discretion, Microfinance, Risk management, Variance decomposition