October 2017

Tim Roughgarden


Algorithms & Game Theory expert Tim Roughgarden (@algo_class) is an expert in algorithms and game theory. He is a Professor in the Computer Science and (by courtesy) Management Science and Engineering Departments at Stanford University. He received a BS in Applied Mathematics from Stanford in 1997, and a PhD in Computer Science from Cornell in 2002. Tim's research interests include the many connections between computer science and economics, as well as the design, analysis, applications, and limitations of algorithms. For his research, he has been awarded the ACM Grace Murray Hopper Award, the Presidential Early [...]

Tim Roughgarden 2017-11-22T02:13:50+00:00

September 2017

Andrei Hagiu


Network Effects & Multi-sided Platforms Andrei Hagiu (personal site, LinkedIn) is a Visiting Associate Professor of Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management since July 2016. Previously, he was an Associate Professor in the Strategy group at Harvard Business School.  Andrei holds a PhD in economics from Princeton University and did his undergraduate studies at the Ecole Polytechnique in France. Expertise: Multi-sided platforms and marketplace strategy, network effects Academic Background: Taught at HBS, currently at MIT Sloan Academic Journals in which work has been featured: Rand Journal of Economics, Management Science, Journal of [...]

Andrei Hagiu 2018-02-14T19:53:09+00:00