Benjamin Shiller

Assistant Professor — Department of Economics — Brandeis University


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Working Papers

"Optimal Presentation of Quality Ratings: Application to Coarsened Automobile Crashworthiness Ratings" with Siqi Liu and Bhoomija Ranjan"

Publications

"Approximating Purchase Propensities and Reservation Prices from Broad Consumer Tracking" (International Economic Review, accepted)
Previously circulated under the title: "First Degree Price Discrimination Using Big Data"
Policy impact: Cited by White House Policy Report
"The Impacts of Telematics on Competition and Consumer Behavior in Insurance" with Imke Reimers (The Journal of Law and Economics, accepted)
"The Effect of Ad Blocking on Website Traffic and Quality" with Joel Waldfogel and Johnny Ryan (The RAND Journal of Economics, 2018)
Previously circulated under the title: "Will Ad Blocking Break the Internet"
Press Coverage: VOX EU, Business Insider
"Digital Distribution and the Prohibition of Resale Markets for Information Goods" (Quantitative Marketing and Economics, 2013)
"The Challenge of Revenue Sharing with Bundled Pricing: An Application to Digital Music" with Joel Waldfogel (Economic Inquiry, 2013)
"Music for a Song: An Empirical Look at Uniform Pricing and Its Alternatives" with Joel Waldfogel (The Journal of Industrial Economics, 2011)
Press Coverage: The Economist, VOX EU,