Digital markets & politics watch, June 2016

 •  Filed under digital markets

Politics

Privacy issues

Markets

The strange case of Austin

Academic reading

Nosko and Tadelis: The Limits of Reputation in Platform Markets: An Empirical Analysis and Field Experiment

Hortacsu, Ali, A. Martinez Jerez, and Jason Douglas (2009). "The geography of trade in online transactions: Evidence from eBay and MercadoLibre", American Economic Journal: Microeconomics 1(1), 53-74.

Evidence from eBay of the ‘death of distance’ and its potential for boosting trade and incomes (summary)

Events

A Conversation with Mitch Barns, CEO of Nielsen | Yale School of Management

Reflection on the Data Science Profession