J. Miguel Villas-Boas

University of California, Berkeley

Haas School of Business

Berkeley, CA 94720

United States

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Optimal Learning Before Choice

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5178-16, Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 180, No. 3, 2019
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 29 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2019
T. Tony Ke and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 421 (125,861)
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Information, Bayesian Learning, Search Theory, Dynamic Allocation, Optimal Stopping, Consideration Set

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Are We #StayingHome to Flatten the Curve?

Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, first version April 5, 2020. Revised May, 2020. CUDARE Working Papers.
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2020
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Agricultural & Resource Economics
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coronavirus, COVID-19, stay-at-home, flatten the curve, policy impact

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Search for Information on Multiple Products

Management Science (2016), MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5152-15
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2019
T. Tony Ke, Zuo-Jun Max Shen and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research (IEOR) and University of California, Berkeley
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Information; Search Theory; Consideration Set; Brownian Motions; Choice Overload

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Optimal Search for Product Information

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2010
Fernando Branco, Monic Sun and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Questrom School of Business, Boston University and University of California, Berkeley
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search, product information

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A Reflection on Analytical Work in Marketing: Three Points of Consensus

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Sep 2011
Olin School - Washington University in St. Louis, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, University of Southern California - Marshall School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Rice University, Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, The University of Texas at Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management, Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Yale School of Management, Questrom School of Business, Boston University and University of California, Berkeley
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Searching for Breakthroughs

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 May 2023 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2023
Wee Chaimanowong, T. Tony Ke and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and University of California, Berkeley
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exponential bandits, Bayesian learning, sequential search, parallel search, R&D

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Browse or Experience

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2022
Z. Eddie Ning and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and University of California, Berkeley
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Repeated Purchases, Evolving Preferences, Information Acquisition, Consumer Search, Durable Goods, Rental Pricing

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A Short Survey on Switching Costs and Dynamic Competition

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Mar 2015
J. Miguel Villas-Boas
University of California, Berkeley
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switching costs, brand loyalty, dynamic competition, Bertrand supertraps

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Parallel Search for Information

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 May 2019 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2020
T. Tony Ke, Wenpin Tang, J. Miguel Villas-Boas and Yuming Zhang
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Mathematics
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Optimal Stopping, Free Boundary Problem, Search Theory, Brownian Motion

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Too Much Information? Information Provision and Search Costs

Marketing Science, Vol. 35, No. 4, July–August 2016, pp. 605–618
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Aug 2018
Fernando Branco, Monic Sun and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Questrom School of Business, Boston University and University of California, Berkeley
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Following the Customers: Dynamic Competitive Repositioning

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2020
Z. Eddie Ning and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business and University of California, Berkeley
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Positioning, Repositioning, Differentiation, Evolving Preferences, Continuous-time Game

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Unmasking the Deception: The Interplay between Fake Reviews, Rating Dispersion, and Consumer Demand

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Nov 2023
Yunhao Huang, J. Miguel Villas-Boas and Mingduo Zhao
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Fake Reviews, Online Marketplaces, Word of Mouth

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Consumer Stockpiling and Price Competition in Differentiated Markets

Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Forthcoming
Posted: 16 Apr 2007
Liang Guo and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
City University of Hong Kong and University of California, Berkeley

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consumer stockpiling, differentiation, inventory, price competition

14.

Dynamic Competition with Customer Recognition

Posted: 11 Apr 2000
J. Miguel Villas-Boas
University of California, Berkeley

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Oligopoly with Asymmetric Information: Differentiation in Credit Markets

Posted: 03 Jun 1999
J. Miguel Villas-Boas and Udo Schmidt-Mohr
University of California, Berkeley and Deka Investment GmbH

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Exclusive Dealing and Price Promotions

J. OF BUSINESS, Vol. 69 No. 2, April 1996
Posted: 15 Jul 1998
Rajiv Lal and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
Harvard University - Business School (HBS) and University of California, Berkeley

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'Friendships' in Vertical Relations

Posted: 06 Nov 1996
Leonardo Felli and J. Miguel Villas-Boas
University of Cambridge, Faculty of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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