Ali Kakhbod

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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1.

Dynamic Pricing in Social Networks: The Word of Mouth Effect

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2015
Amir Ajorlou, Ali Jadbabaie and Ali Kakhbod
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, Institute for Data, Systems, and Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Information diffusion, word of mouth, price fluctuations, social networks, network externality, homophily, zero pricing, monopoly pricing

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Optimal Contracting in Networks

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5173-16
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 05 May 2016 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
Ali Jadbabaie and Ali Kakhbod
Institute for Data, Systems, and Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Network Economics, Information Rent, Asymmetric Information, Multilateral Contracts, Bilateral Contracts

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Advising the Management

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, MIT Sloan School of Management and Boston College - Department of Finance
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advisory board, advisory voting, cheap talk, communication, heterogeneous beliefs, information aggregation

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Information Choice and Amplification of Financial Crises

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 08 Jun 2016
Toni Ahnert and Ali Kakhbod
Government of Canada - Bank of Canada and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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amplification, financial crises, global games, information choice

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Information Disclosure in Dynamic OTC Markets

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 14 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
Ali Kakhbod and Fei Song
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics
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Information Disclosure, OTC market, Dynamic trading, Market efficiency, Regime-switching fundamentals, Incentive

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Dynamic Price Discovery: Transparency vs. Information Design

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2019
Ali Kakhbod and Fei Song
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics
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Price Discovery. Information design. Asymmetric Information. Heterogenous Risk-aversion. Incentive. Public Offer vs. Private Offer.

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On the Negative Performance Puzzle: Positive Alpha and Investor Value

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2019
Ali Kakhbod and Maziar Kazemi
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Active Management, Negative Performance Puzzle, Pricing Kernel

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Selling Wind

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2019
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Energy finance, Commodity market, Market power, Pricing wind, Diversification, Investment, Public forecasting, Collusion

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Dynamic Financing with Imperfect Monitoring

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2019
Ali Kakhbod and Kevin Li
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Dynamic continuous-time contracts, Moral hazard, Imperfect monitoring