Azarakhsh Malekian

University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

105 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E6 M5S1S4

Canada

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

77 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

A Dynamic Model of Crowdfunding

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1307
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2018
Saeed Alaei, Azarakhsh Malekian and Mohamed Mostagir
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,026 (26,428)
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crowds, stochastics, dynamic programming, random walk, revenue management

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Privacy-Constrained Network Formation

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 15-07, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2650250
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Fuqua School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Downloads 460 (76,392)
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Network formation, Networks, Privacy

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Strategic Dynamic Pricing with Network Effects

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2980109
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2020
Ali Makhdoumi, Azarakhsh Malekian and Asuman E. Ozdaglar
Fuqua School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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Positive Network Externality, Dynamic Pricing, Revenue Management, Strategic Buyers, Bernstein Polynomials

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Revenue-Sharing Allocation Strategies for Two-Sided Media Platforms: Pro-Rata versus User-Centric

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 3645521
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 04 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2021
Saeed Alaei, Ali Makhdoumi, Azarakhsh Malekian and Saša Pekeč
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Fuqua School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
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Two-sided media platforms, subscription pricing, pro-rata and user-centric, digital goods, revenue-sharing

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Optimal Subscription Planning for Digital Goods

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Nov 2019
Saeed Alaei, Ali Makhdoumi and Azarakhsh Malekian
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Fuqua School of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Subscription planning, digital goods, approximation algorithms, pricing

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Citation 23

Network Security and Contagion

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-14
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Daron Acemoglu, Azarakhsh Malekian and Asuman E. Ozdaglar
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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cascades, contagion, network security, security investments, strategic substitutes, under-investment

Network Security and Contagion

NBER Working Paper No. w19174
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Daron Acemoglu, Azarakhsh Malekian and Asuman E. Ozdaglar
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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Revenue Volatility under Uncertain Network Effects

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Opher Baron, Ming Hu and Azarakhsh Malekian
University of Toronto - Operations Management, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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pricing, network effect, uncertainty

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Optimal Auction Design with Deferred Inspection and Reward

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Nov 2020
Saeed Alaei, Alexandre Belloni, Ali Makhdoumi and Azarakhsh Malekian
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Fuqua School of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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Too Much Data: Prices and Inefficiencies in Data Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w26296
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 23 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 09 May 2021
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Fuqua School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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Too Much Data: Prices and Inefficiencies in Data Markets

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14225
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 14 Jan 2020
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Fuqua School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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data, Informational Externalities, Online markets, privacy

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Fast and Slow Learning from Reviews

NBER Working Paper No. w24046
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 28 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2021
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Fuqua School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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Testing, Voluntary Social Distancing and the Spread of an Infection

NBER Working Paper No. w27483
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Fuqua School of Business, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
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Revenue Maximization Under Unknown Private Values with Non-Obligatory Inspection

Posted: 05 Jun 2021
Saeed Alaei, Ali Makhdoumi and Azarakhsh Malekian
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Fuqua School of Business and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

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