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  • Essays in financial economics 

    Ernst, Thomas(Thomas H.) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020)
    Chapter 1 constructs a theoretical model of an ETF. Conventional wisdom warns that exchange-traded funds (ETFs) harm stock price discovery, either by ``stealing'' single-stock liquidity or forcing stock prices to co-move. ...
  • Essays on spillover effects in digital media 

    Zhao, MichaelPh. D.Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020)
    In this thesis, I address spillover effects in digital media across 3 different essays. In Chapter 1, I focus on estimating social spillovers in the consumption of online news. Exploiting regional rainfall as a natural ...
  • Data-driven decision making in online and offline retail/ 

    Singhvi, Divya. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020)
    .Retail operations have experienced a transformational change in the past decade with the advent and adoption of data-driven approaches to drive decision making. Granular data collection has enabled firms to make personalized ...

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