Hazhir Rahmandad

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Cambridge, MA 02142

United States

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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Behavioral Dynamics of COVID-19: Estimating Under-Reporting, Multiple Waves, and Adherence Fatigue Across 92 Nations

Rahmandad, H., Lim, TY., Sterman, J., Behavioral Dynamics of COVID-19: Estimating Under-Reporting, Multiple Waves, and Adherence Fatigue Across 92 Nations, System Dynamics Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 01 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2022
Hazhir Rahmandad, TY Lim and John Sterman
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management, Students and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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COVID-19, Infection, Simulation, Asymptomatic, Infection Fatality Rate, Testing

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Heterogeneity and Network Structure in the Dynamics of Diffusion: Comparing Agent-Based and Differential Equation Models

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Oct 2004
Hazhir Rahmandad and John Sterman
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Agent Based Models, Networks, Scale free, Small world, Heterogeneity, Epidemiology, Simulation, System Dynamics, Complex Adaptive Systems

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The Modest Impact of Weather and Air Pollution on COVID-19 Transmission

Xu, Ran et al., Weather, air pollution, and SARS-CoV-2 transmission: a global analysis, The Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 5, Issue 10, e671-e680. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2542-5196(21)00202-3
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2021
University of Connecticut, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Harvard University - Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Virginia Tech - Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE), University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Department of Public Health and Harvard University - Harvard Medical School
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If Higher Pay Is Profitable, Why Is It So Rare? Modeling Competing Strategies in Mass Market Services

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2019
Hazhir Rahmandad and Zeynep Ton
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and MIT Sloan School of Management
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complementarity, performance landscape, service industry, high performance work systems, system dynamics

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The Effect of Unstable Schedules on Unit and Employee Productivity

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 6056-19
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 May 2021 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2021
Mahdi Hashemian, Zeynep Ton and Hazhir Rahmandad
Koc, MIT Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Hourly Employees, Schedules, Store Productivity, Hours, Schedule Consistency, Schedule Predictability, Instrumental Variables, Natural Experiment

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Responsiveness to Risk Explains Large Variation in COVID-19 Mortality across Countries

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2022
TY Lim and Hazhir Rahmandad
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management, Students and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 313 (180,935)
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epidemiology, COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, epidemics, simulation, Bayesian estimation, economic tradeoff, mathematical model

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Enhancing Long-term Forecasting: Learning from COVID-19 Models

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Aug 2021
Hazhir Rahmandad, Ran Xu and Navid Ghaffarzadegan
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Connecticut and Virginia Tech - Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE)
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epidemics, forecast, SEIR, behavior change, system dynamics

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Improving Parameter Estimation of Epidemic Models: Likelihood Functions and Kalman Filtering

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Aug 2022
Tianyi Li, Hazhir Rahmandad and John Sterman
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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parameter estimation, epidemic model, likelihood function, Kalman filtering, negative binomial

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Delays Impair Learning and Can Drive Convergence to Inefficient Strategies

Hazhir Rahmandad, Michael Shayne Gary (2020) Delays Impair Learning and Can Drive Convergence to Inefficient Strategies. Organization Science, UNSW Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2021
Hazhir Rahmandad and Michael Shayne Gary
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and UNSW Business School
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time delays, uncertainty, strategy adoption, learning, capability development, heterogeneity

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Explaining Heterogeneity in the Organization of Scientific Work

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2019
Hazhir Rahmandad and Keyvan Vakili
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and London Business School
Downloads 142 (377,180)
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Economics of Science, Heterogeneity, Publication, Research Funding

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Behavioral Responses to Risk Promote Vaccinating High-contact Individuals First

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 09 Feb 2021
Hazhir Rahmandad
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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COVID-19, Infection, Simulation, Vaccination, Priority, Infection Fatality Rate

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Are On-Demand Platforms Winner-Take-All Markets?

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Oct 2023
David Keith and Hazhir Rahmandad
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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winner-take-all markets, on-demand platforms, multi-armed bandit model, agent-based model