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Management - Ph.D. / Sc.D.

 

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  • Bisias, Dimitrios (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    This thesis revolves around applications of optimal portfolio theory. In the first essay, we study the optimal portfolio allocation among convergence trades and mean reversion trading strategies for a risk averse investor ...
  • Cohen, Maxime C (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    What is the right price to charge your customers? Many retailers and researchers are facing this question. In the last three decades, tremendous progress was made, both in the academic and business worlds. In this thesis, ...
  • Silberholz, John (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    Cancer is a leading cause of death both in the United States and worldwide. In this thesis we use machine learning and optimization to identify effective treatments for advanced cancers and to identify effective screening ...
  • Lester, Rebecca C (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    How do U.S. companies respond to incentives intended to encourage domestic production and manufacturing? I study this question in the context of the Domestic Production Activities Deduction (DPAD), which was enacted in the ...
  • Putnam-Farr, Eleanor (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    Essay 1: "Yes/No/Not right now." Yes/No response formats can increase response rates even in non-forced-choice settings Although yes/no response formats have been used to increase enrollment rates in several different types ...
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