Param Vir Singh

Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business

Associate Professor

5000 Forbes Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

How Much Is an Image Worth? Airbnb Property Demand Estimation Leveraging Large Scale Image Analytics

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 May 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2018
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 2,106 (6,494)
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sharing economy, Airbnb, economic impact of images, photography, computer vision, deep learning, image quality classification, image feature extraction, treatment effect, image attribute analysis

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An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Pre-Release Movie Piracy on Box-Office Revenue

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2014
Liye Ma, Alan Montgomery, Param Vir Singh and Michael D. Smith
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 1,655 (9,715)
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Movies, Digital Piracy, Theatrical Revenue

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Network Effects: The Influence of Structural Social Capital on Open Source Project Success

Management Information Systems Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Param Vir Singh, Yong Tan and Vijay Mookerjee
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
Downloads 1,521 (11,171)
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open source software development, social networks, productivity, social capital, project success, team composition

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A Structural Model of Employee Behavioral Dynamics in Enterprise Social Media

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2012
Yan Huang, Param Vir Singh and Anindya Ghose
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 1,013 (20,914)
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Structural modeling, Dynamics, Enterprise social media, Blog posting, Blog reading, Work-related content, Leisure-related content

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Board Networks and Merger Performance

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2009
Param Vir Singh and Robert J. Schonlau
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Miami University - Farmer School of Business
Downloads 902 (24,824)
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Mergers, Directors, Networks, Acquisitions, Interlocks, Boards

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The Emergence of Opinion Leaders in a Networked Online Community: A Dyadic Model with Time Dynamics and a Heuristic for Fast Estimation

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Yingda Lu, Kinshuk Jerath and Param Vir Singh
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 863 (26,407)
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user-generated content, opinion leaders, social networks, network growth, proportional hazard model, weighted exogenous sampling

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A Hidden Markov Model for Collaborative Filtering

Management Information Systems Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 31 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2012
Nachiketa Sahoo, Param Vir Singh and Tridas Mukhopadhyay
Boston University - Questrom School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 677 (36,899)
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Recommender Systems, Collaborative Filtering, HMM, Implicit Rating

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Crowdsourcing New Product Ideas Under Consumer Learning

Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2014
Yan Huang, Param Vir Singh and Kannan Srinivasan
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 563 (47,080)
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Crowdsourcing, Structural Modeling, Dynamic Learning, Heterogeneity, Econometric analyses, Utility, Ideation, Bayesian Learning

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Copycats versus Original Mobile Apps: A Machine Learning Copycat Detection Method and Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
Quan Wang, Beibei Li and Param Vir Singh
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 544 (49,099)
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mobile, mobile apps, copycats, mobile app demand, mobile app competition, mobile applications, iOS

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A Structural Analysis of the Role of Superstars in Crowdsourcing Contests

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2017
Shunyuan Zhang, Param Vir Singh and Anindya Ghose
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 513 (53,052)

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Crowdsourcing Contests, Superstar Effect, Bayesian Learning, Utility, Economics of Information System, Dynamic Structural Model, Dynamic Programming, Monte Carlo Markov Chain

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The Small World Effect: The Influence of Macro Level Properties of Developer Collaboration Networks on Open Source Project Success

ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Param Vir Singh
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 491 (55,909)
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Open source software development, social networks, small world networks, collaborative software development, econometrics.

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A Hidden Markov Model of Developer Learning Dynamics in Open Source Software Projects

Information Systems Research
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2014
Param Vir Singh, Nara Youn and Yong Tan
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, University of Washington and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Downloads 482 (57,264)
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Open source software development, learning, communication, Hidden Markov Model

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Knowledge Sharing in Online Communities: Learning to Cross Geographic and Hierarchical Boundaries

Organization Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2019
Elina H. Hwang, Param Vir Singh and Linda Argote
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 418 (68,105)
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knowledge sharing; online knowledge communities; experiential learning; interpersonal similarity; common ground

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Networks, Social Influence and the Choice Among Competing Innovations: Insights from Open Source Software Licenses

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Param Vir Singh and Corey C. Phelps
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and McGill University
Downloads 358 (81,746)
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open source software license, social networks, adoption and diffusion, IT governance, social influence, hierarchical Bayes

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How to Attract and Retain Readers in Enterprise Blogging?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 May 2010 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2014
Param Vir Singh, Nachiketa Sahoo and Tridas Mukhopadhyay
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Boston University - Questrom School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 351 (83,624)
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Blogs, Employee Blogs, Enterprise 2.0, Blog Reading, Dynamic Models, User Generated Content, Latent Class Models, Hidden Markov Models, Regime Switching Models, Text mining

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Is Core-Periphery Network Good for Knowledge Sharing? A Structural Model of Endogenous Network Formation on a Crowdsourced Customer Support Forum

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Yingda Lu, Param Vir Singh and Baohong Sun
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 345 (85,364)

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Social media, Social CRM, Structural Modeling, Oblivious Equilibrium, Web 2.0, Learning by Sharing, Discussion Forums

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Demand Interactions in Sharing Economies: Evidence from a Natural Experiment Involving Airbnb and Uber/Lyft

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Feb 2018
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 333 (89,112)
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sharing economy, Airbnb, Uber, Lyft, sharing effects, natural experiment, geographic demand dispersion, transportation cost

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Developer Heterogeneity and Formation of Communication Networks in Open Source Software Projects

Journal of Management Information Systems, Volume 27, Number 3, 2010
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2017
Param Vir Singh and Yong Tan
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business
Downloads 300 (99,514)
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social networks, network formation, game theory, open source, software, knowledge worker, teams

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Learning Curves of Agents with Diverse Skills in Information Technology Enabled Physician Referral Systems

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2012
Tridas Mukhopadhyay, Param Vir Singh and Seung Hyun Kim
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and National University of Singapore (NUS)
Downloads 266 (113,183)
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Business Value of IT, Economics of IS, Econometrics, Physician Referral System, Learning Curves, IT Enabled Call Centers.

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Jack of All, Master of Some: Information Network and Innovation in Crowdsourcing Communities

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2018
Elina H. Hwang, Param Vir Singh and Linda Argote
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 245 (123,208)
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crowdsourcing, new product innovation, information network, natural language processing

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Stability and Efficiency of Communication Networks in Open Source Software Development

15th Annual Workshop on Information Technolgies & Systems (WITS) Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 15 May 2011
Yong Tan and Param Vir Singh
University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 242 (124,728)
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Open source software development, Social networks, Efficiency, Stability, communication structure, coordination structure.

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Crowd, Lending, Machine, and Bias

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Jul 2018
Runshan Fu, Yan Huang and Param Vir Singh
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 221 (137,045)

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fintech, peer-to-peer lending, crowdfunding, machine learning, algorithmic bias

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A Dynamic Analysis of Beauty Premium

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2019
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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Beauty Premium, Personal Marketing, Bias in workplace, Perceptions, Beliefs, Preferences, Attractiveness Prediction, Generative Deep Learning, Image Morphing, Text Mining

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Online Appendix to Crowdsourcing New Product Ideas Under Consumer Learning

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 May 2014
Yan Huang, Param Vir Singh and Kannan Srinivasan
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 119 (231,660)
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Crowdsourcing, Structural Modeling, Dynamic Learning, Heterogeneity, Econometric analyses, Utility, Ideation, Bayesian Learning

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Why Bitcoin Will Fail to Scale?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Feb 2019
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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Bitcoin, Blockchain, Miners, Collusion, Repeated Game, Fees, MicroPayments, Scalability, Security

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Community Costs? Analyzing the Contingent Association Between Internal Cohesion and External Knowledge Transfer Relationships

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2012
Ray Reagans, Param Vir Singh and Ramayya Krishnan
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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cohesion, knowledge overlap, knowledge transfer, social networks

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Trade-offs in Online Advertising: Advertising Effectiveness and Annoyance Dynamics Across the Purchase Funnel

Forthcoming, Information Systems Research
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Jun 2019
Vilma Todri, Anindya Ghose and Param Vir Singh
Emory University - Goizueta Business School, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 72 (322,760)

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Consumer Annoyance; Dynamic Models; Hidden Markov Models; Digital Advertising; Ad Repetition; Purchase Funnel

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Online Technical Appendix for 'The Emergence of Opinion Leaders in a Networked Online Community: A Dyadic Model with Time Dynamics and a Heuristic for Fast Estimation'

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2015
Yingda Lu, Kinshuk Jerath and Param Vir Singh
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 62 (346,589)
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user-generated content, opinion leaders, social networks, network growth, proportional hazard model, weighted exogenous sampling

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Deep Learning in Computer Vision: Methods, Interpretation, Causation and Fairness

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Jun 2019
Nikhil Malik and Param Vir Singh
Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
Downloads 26 (481,627)

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Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Optimization, Generative Models, Interpretability, Causality, Fairness

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'Un'Fair Machine Learning Algorithms

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Jul 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business
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algorithmic bias, fair algorithms, machine learning bias, equality of opportunity, algorithms and bias, machine learning, bias

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Blog, Blogger and the Firm: Can Negative Posts by Employees Lead to Positive Outcomes?

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Posted: 06 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
University of Utah - Department of Operations and Information Systems, University of Connecticut - Department of Operations & Information Management, University of Connecticut - School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University - David A. Tepper School of Business

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blog, employee blogs, bloggers, attribution theory, non-linear models, negative posts, influence