Forthcoming Articles

We consider a model with two competing two-sided platforms that sell directly to one side of the market (the "direct side"), and indirectly through an agent to the other side (the "retail side")....

This paper empirically investigates the role of geography in online peer-to-peer loan markets. Using transaction level data, I find strong evidence that lenders are more informed about local...

We provide new evidence on retailers' pricing and advertising of store brands in the UK grocery markets. We analyse a simple Hotelling model in which retailers and manufacturers endogenously...

Analyzing panel data of 32,650 checking-account holders facing a menu of three-part tariff contracts, we document several findings that indicate that subscribers use simple heuristics to learn...

Using a two-period model, I show that competition between two symmetric duopolists trying to learn about unknown features of demand results in an informationally suboptimal process. Because a firm...

In public procurement auctions, governments routinely offer preferences to qualified firms in the form of bid discounts. Previous studies on bid discounting do not account for affiliation – a form...