Oleg V. Pavlov

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies

Associate Professor of Economics and System Dynamics

100 Institute Road

Worcester, MA 01609

United States

http://www.olegpavlov.org

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

32

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23

Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Mitigating the Tragedy of the Digital Commons: The Problem of Unsolicited Commercial E-Mail

Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 16, pp. 73-90, 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Jul 2005
Oleg V. Pavlov, Nigel P. Melville and Robert K. Plice
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and San Diego State University
Downloads 648 (44,518)

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Unwanted commercial email (UCE), SPAM, email marketing, markets for attention, information overload, tragedy of the commons, system dynamics, simulation

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Dynamic Analysis of an Institutional Conflict: Copyright Owners Against Online File Sharing

Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 633-663, 2005
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
Oleg V. Pavlov
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
Downloads 628 (46,457)

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Institutional economics, digital music, copyright, peer-to-peer, P2P

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A Resource-Based Analysis of Peer-to-Peer Technology

System Dynamics Review, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 237-262, 2004
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2014
Oleg V. Pavlov and Khalid Saeed
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
Downloads 406 (79,849)

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copyright, recorded music, Internet, Peer-to-peer, P2P, free riding, online file sharing, system dynamics

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Toward a Sustainable Email Marketing Infrastructure

Journal of Business Research, Vol. 61, No. 11, pp. 1191-1199, 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Oct 2008
Oleg V. Pavlov, Nigel P. Melville and Robert K. Plice
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and San Diego State University
Downloads 240 (141,519)

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Email, marketing, spam, system dynamics, computational model, simulation

5.

Computing Economic Chaos

Computational Economics. Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 289-301, 2004
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
Richard H. Day and Oleg V. Pavlov
University of Southern California - Department of Economics and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
Downloads 217 (155,860)
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Chaos, computer-generated chaos, computational approximation, tent map, simulations, computational economics

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Stability in a Superpower-Dominated Global Economic System

Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 491-501, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Aug 2005
Oleg V. Pavlov, Michael J. Radzicki and Khalid Saeed
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
Downloads 156 (209,230)
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Control, censure, violence, terrorism, insurgency, soft variables, system dynamics

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Application Customization, Profit Zones, and the Design of a Delivery Network for Mobile Commerce Services

Boston University Management Working Paper No. 2002-04
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Sep 2005
Oleg V. Pavlov and P. R. Balasubramanian
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Boston University - Department of Management Information Systems
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Mobile services, wireless services, mobile operators, quality of service, telecommunications

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Dynastic Cycle: A Generic Structure Describing Resource Allocation in Political Economies, Markets and Firms

Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 59, pp. 1289-1298, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Oct 2008
Khalid Saeed and Oleg V. Pavlov
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
Downloads 108 (277,452)

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system dynamics, political economy, dynastic cycle, systems, simulation

9.

Asset Price Dynamics with Heterogeneous Beliefs and Local Network Interactions

Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Forthcoming, doi:10.1016/j.jedc.2013.06.015, UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-18
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
UNSW Business School, Economics, University of New South Wales, ING Group and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
Downloads 89 (314,994)
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asset pricing, local interactions, networks, random graph, small world, heterogeneous beliefs, price dynamics

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A Communication Model with Limited Information-Processing Capacity of Recipients

System Dynamics Review, 2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Oct 2008
Oleg V. Pavlov, Robert K. Plice and Nigel P. Melville
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, San Diego State University and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
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information overload, spam, e-mail, attention, microeconomics, communication

11.

Economic Origins of the Mafia and Patronage System in Sicily

In the Proceedings of the 27th International Conference of the System Dynamics Society, Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 26-29, 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Jun 2017
Jason Sardell, Oleg V. Pavlov and Khalid Saeed
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
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Improving Instructional Simulation with Structural Debriefing

Pavlov, O., K. Saeed and L. W. Robinson (2015). "Improving Instructional Simulation with Structural Debriefing." Simulation & Gaming 46(3-4): 383-403.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 May 2016 Last Revised: 04 May 2017
Oleg V. Pavlov, Khalid Saeed and Lawrence W. Robinson
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 49 (430,709)
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debriefing; structural debriefing; simulation; simulators; black-box simulation; business training; LITTLEFIELD; operations management; system dynamics; systems thinking; learning science

13.

The Design of Educational Programs in System Dynamics at WPI

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
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system dynamics education, computer modeling, curriculum design, academic

14.

A Service Science Perspective on Entrepreneurship Education

Department of Social Science and Policy Studies Working Paper No. 2016-002
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Jun 2017
Oleg V. Pavlov and Frank Hoy
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Collaborative for Entrepreneurship & Innnovation School of Business
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Entrepreneurship Education; Service System; Service Science; Academic Program Management; Higher Education

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AI and Business Model Innovation: Leveraging the AI Feedback Loop

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Apr 2020
Evangelos Katsamakas and Oleg V. Pavlov
Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
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AI, AI strategy, Network Effects, Platforms, Business Model, Business Model Innovation, Data, Dynamic Complexity, Feedback Loop

16.

Dynastic Cycle: A Resource Allocation Theme for Addressing Dissent in Universities

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Department of Social Science and Policy Studies Working Papers No. 2014-006
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Raafat Zaini, Khalid Saeed, Michael Elmes and Oleg V. Pavlov
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)-Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Management and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
Downloads 34 (493,952)

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organizational behavior, organizational communication, voice, silence, collegial systems, higher education management, research and development, system dynamics, computer simulation, governance.

17.

A Learning Sciences Investigation of Game‐Based Structural Debriefing

WPI Department of Social Science and Policy Studies Working Paper No. 2017‐001
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 May 2017 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2017
Oleg V. Pavlov and Yoon Jeon Kim
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Downloads 27 (530,434)

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Game-Based Learning, Systems Thinking, System Dynamics, Curriculum Design, STEM Education

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Financial Sustainability of Colleges as Complex Service Systems

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Department of Social Science and Policy Studies (SSPS) Working Paper No. 2019-001
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Jul 2019
Oleg V. Pavlov and Evangelos Katsamakas
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
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service systems; computational model; service dynamics; higher education; higher education strategy; small colleges; financial sustainability, systems thinking; system dynamics; simulation

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The Circular and Cumulative Structure of Administered Pricing

Journal of Economics Issues. Vol. 40, No. 2, pp. 517-526, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
Mark W. Nichols, Oleg V. Pavlov and Michael J. Radzicki
University of Nevada, Reno, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
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Game-Based Structural Debriefing: A Design Tool for Systems Thinking Curriculum

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 09 Aug 2018
Yoon Jeon Kim and Oleg V. Pavlov
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
Downloads 15 (606,751)
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Game-Based Learning; Systems Thinking; System Dynamics; Curriculum Design; STEM Education

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Toward the Service Science View of Education

EDULEARN17: 9th Annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies,” Barcelona (Spain). 3rd - 5th of July, 2017
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Nov 2018
Oleg V. Pavlov and Frank Hoy
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Collaborative for Entrepreneurship & Innnovation School of Business
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Entrepreneurship Education; Service Systems; Service Science; Academic Program Management; Higher Education

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Dynamics of Complex Service Systems

NERCCS 2019: Second Northeast Regional Conference on Complex Systems, April 3-5, 2019, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, USA
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 03 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2019
Oleg V. Pavlov and Evangelos Katsamakas
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
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service science; higher education; university management; systems thinking

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Customer Resources and Economic Sustainability of Online Channels

Pavlov, O. (2011). Customer Resources and Economic Sustainability of Online Channels. In M. A. Quaddus and M. A. B. Siddique (Eds). The Handbook of Corporate Sustainability: Frameworks, Strategies and Tools. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, pp. 161-183.
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2014
Oleg V. Pavlov
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
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Online Channels, strategy, system dynamics, systems thinking

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Richard Goodwin's Keynesian Cobweb: Theme and Variations

Journal of Macroeconomics, Vol. 24, No. 1, Winter 2002
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Aug 2002 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2014
Richard H. Day and Oleg V. Pavlov
University of Southern California - Department of Economics and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
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Game-Based Structural Debriefing: Development of a Pedagogical Framework for Promoting Systems Thinking Skills

The American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C., April 8-12, 2016
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Oct 2019
Yoon Jeon Kim and Oleg V. Pavlov
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
Downloads 7 (663,387)
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systems thinking; K-12; learning science

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Entrepreneurship Education as a Service

Bosio, G., T. Minola, F. Origo and S. Tomelleri (Eds.). Rethinking the Entrepreneurial Human Capital: The Role of Innovation and Collaboration. Cham, Switzerland: Springer. 2018
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Jun 2019
Oleg V. Pavlov and Frank Hoy
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Collaborative for Entrepreneurship & Innnovation School of Business
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entrepreneurship education; service

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Food Fight

In Schrier, Karen (Ed.). Learning, Education, & Games, Volume 3: 100 Games to Use in the Classroom and Beyond. Publisher: ETC Press. 2019.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Jan 2020
Oleg V. Pavlov, Yoon Jeon Kim and Christine Whitlock
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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video games; learning; systems thinking; K-12 education; curriculum

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Using the Service Science Canvas to Understand Institutional Change in a Public School System

Advances in Service Science. New York: Springer. 2019: 95-104
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Jul 2019
Shari Weaver and Oleg V. Pavlov
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
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STEM; schools; K-12; service science; service canvas

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The Impact of Universal Service Obligations and International Cross-Subsidies on the Dispersion of Telephone Services in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
Boris Ramos, Khalid Saeed and Oleg V. Pavlov
ESPOL, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
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Universal Service, Telecommunications, Universal Service Obligation, Cross-Subsidy

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Toward an Information-Compatible Anti-Spam Strategy

Communications of Association for Computing Machinery, 2008
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 24 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
Robert K. Plice, Nigel P. Melville and Oleg V. Pavlov
San Diego State University, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies
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spam, e-mail, filtering, communication

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Spam and Beyond: An Information-Economic Analysis of Unwanted Commercial Messages

Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 1-29, 2008
Posted: 24 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2014
Robert K. Plice, Oleg V. Pavlov and Nigel P. Melville
San Diego State University, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business

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common-pool resources, economic models, Internet communications, simulations, spam, tragedy of the commons

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Unsolicited Commercial E-Mail: Empirical Analysis of a Digital Commons

International Journal of Electronic Commerce, Vol.10, No. 4, pp. 143-168, 2006
Posted: 24 Oct 2008
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, affiliation not provided to SSRN, San Diego State University and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies

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Attention endowment, Box-Jenkins, common-pool resource,digital commons, exclusion, e-mail marketing, IS management, rival, spam,time series, UCE

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 7
1.

A Caribbean Remedy for Financially Sick N.Y. Hospitals & the Primary Care Shortage

MedCity News, 2013
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2019
Oleg V. Pavlov and Vladimir Gotlieb
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Nassau University Medical Center
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Offshore Medical Schools; Physician Shortage; New York State; Medical Education

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Using the Canvas Model to Analyze an Undergraduate Business Program

Number of pages: 1 Posted: 24 Jan 2020
Joan Lofgren, Oleg V. Pavlov and Frank Hoy
Aalto University - School of Business, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Department of Social Science & Policy Studies and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) - Collaborative for Entrepreneurship & Innnovation School of Business
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service science, higher education