Humoud Alsabah

Kuwait University

Safat, 13060

Kuwait

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

5

DOWNLOADS

861

SSRN CITATIONS

4

CROSSREF CITATIONS

1

Scholarly Papers (5)

1.

Pitfalls of Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work: R&D Arms Race and Mining Centralization

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2021
Humoud Alsabah and Agostino Capponi
Kuwait University and Columbia University
Downloads 404 (91,791)
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Bitcoin, proof-of-work, mining, arms race, centralization

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Robo-advising: Learning Investors' Risk Preferences via Portfolio Choices

Forthcoming, Journal of Financial Econometrics
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2020
Kuwait University, Columbia University, Columbia University and Columbia University - Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR)
Downloads 228 (169,068)
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robo-advising, reinforcement learning, portfolio selection, probably approximately correct-Markov decision processes (PAC-MDP)

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Multiregional Oligopoly with Capacity Constraints

Forthcoming in Management Science
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2020
Kuwait University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, Columbia University, Columbia University - Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) and Columbia University
Downloads 120 (291,407)

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Cournot competition, oligopoly, networks, capacity constraints, non-cooperative games, welfare

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Proof-of-Work Cryptocurrencies: Does Mining Technology Undermine Decentralization?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 29 Jun 2021
Agostino Capponi, Sveinn Olafsson and Humoud Alsabah
Columbia University, Columbia University and Kuwait University
Downloads 75 (391,167)
Citation 1

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proof of work, cryptocurrencies, mining technology, decentralization, rent-seeking game

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An Exploratory Study into Rewards-Based Crowdfunding

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Jan 2021
Sarina Liu and Humoud Alsabah
California Institute of Technology and Kuwait University
Downloads 34 (552,662)

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Financial Technology, Alternative Finance, Crowdfunding, Rewards-Based Crowdfunding, Kickstarter