Maxime C. Cohen

Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University

1001 Sherbrooke St. W

Montreal, Quebec H3A 1G5

Canada

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“  Revenue Management and Pricing, Online Platforms and Marketplaces, Field Experiments, Retail, Data Analytics  ”

Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

The Impact of Behavioral and Economic Drivers on Gig Economy Workers

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2021
Gad Allon, Maxime C. Cohen and Wichinpong Park Sinchaisri
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - School of Engineering
Downloads 2,205 (8,746)
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empirical and behavioral operations, gig economy, incentives, sample selection, inertia

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Feature-Based Dynamic Pricing

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Ilan Lobel and Renato Paes Leme
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, New York University (NYU) and Google Inc.
Downloads 1,595 (14,694)
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online learning, contextual bandits, ellipsoid method, revenue management

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Price Discrimination with Fairness Constraints

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Adam N. Elmachtoub and Xiao Lei
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research & Data Science Institute, Columbia University and Columbia University - Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR)
Downloads 1,139 (24,518)
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pricing, fairness, social welfare

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Competition and Coopetition for Two-Sided Platforms

Production and Operations Management
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 30 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2021
Maxime C. Cohen and Renyu (Philip) Zhang
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and New York University Shanghai
Downloads 1,060 (27,119)
Citation 16

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Two-sided platforms, ride-sharing, coopetition, choice models

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Frustration-Based Promotions: Field Experiments in Ride-Sharing

Management Science
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Michael-David Fiszer and Baek Jung Kim
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Google/ Waze and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 928 (32,844)
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Ride-Sharing, Field Experiments, Quality Management, Service Operations

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Initial Public Offerings: Dealing with the Disclosure Dilemma

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Oct 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Aswath Damodaran and Daniel McCarthy
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, New York University - Stern School of Business and Emory University - Department of Marketing
Downloads 844 (37,573)

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disclosure, customer metrics, initial public offerings

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Promotion Optimization in Retail

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2020
Maxime C. Cohen and Georgia Perakis
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 773 (42,194)
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Retail promotions, Pricing, Optimization

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Data Analytics to Detect Panic Buying and Improve Products Distribution Amid Pandemic

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2021
HEC Montréal, IVADO Labs, IVADO Labs, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management
Downloads 695 (48,688)

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Anomaly Detection, Retail Operations, Machine Learning, COVID-19

A Simple Rule for Pricing with Limited Knowledge of Demand

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5145-15
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2020
Maxime C. Cohen, Georgia Perakis and Robert S. Pindyck
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 655 (51,951)
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Pricing, new products, unknown demand, pricing heuristics, linear demand approximation

Pricing with Limited Knowledge of Demand

NBER Working Paper No. w21679
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Georgia Perakis and Robert S. Pindyck
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 28 (620,882)
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The Impact of Linear Optimization on Promotion Planning

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2017
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, City University of Hong Kong, Oracle Retail Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Oracle RGBU
Downloads 661 (51,965)
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Promotion Optimization, Dynamic Pricing, Integer Programming, Retail Operations

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The Impact of Demand Uncertainty on Consumer Subsidies for Green Technology Adoption

Forthcoming in Management Science
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2015
Maxime C. Cohen, Ruben Lobel and Georgia Perakis
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 518 (70,832)
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Government Subsidies, Green Technology Adoption, Newsvendor, Cost of Uncertainty, Supply Chain Coordination

12.

Incentivizing Commuters to Carpool: A Large Field Experiment with Waze

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2021
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Google/ Waze, Google/ Waze and Google/ Waze
Downloads 496 (74,649)
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Carpooling, Field Experiment, Saving Commute Time via HOV lanes

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Promotion Optimization for Multiple Items in Supermarkets

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2020
Maxime C. Cohen, Jeremy Kalas and Georgia Perakis
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 452 (83,772)
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Promotion Optimization, Dynamic Pricing, Retail Analytics, Integer Programming

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Competition and Externalities in Green Technology Adoption

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 May 2015 Last Revised: 04 May 2020
Maxime C. Cohen, Georgia Perakis and Charles Thraves
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chile - Industrial Engineering
Downloads 402 (95,681)
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Competition, Externalities, Government Subsidies, Green Technology Adoption, Newsvendor

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Consumer Subsidies with a Strategic Supplier: Commitment vs. Flexibility

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2017
Ecole Centrale Paris, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 395 (97,643)
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Government subsidies, Strategic supplier, Newsvendor

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The Effect of Short-Term Rentals on Residential Investment

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2021
Cherre Inc, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, California State University, Northridge - David Nazarian College of Business and Economics, Cherre Inc and Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
Downloads 390 (99,102)

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Dynamic Pricing Through Data Sampling

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2017
Maxime C. Cohen, Ruben Lobel and Georgia Perakis
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 390 (99,102)
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dynamic pricing, data-driven, sampling based optimization

18.

Scheduling Promotion Vehicles to Boost Profits

Robert H. Smith School Research Paper No. RHS 2638396
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 02 May 2017
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Oracle Retail Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Tel Aviv University - School of Mathematical Sciences
Downloads 358 (109,195)
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Retail Operations, Promotion Optimization, Integer Programming, Approximation Algorithms

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Designing Price Incentives in a Network with Social Interactions

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
Maxime C. Cohen and Pavithra Harsha
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and IBM Research
Downloads 321 (123,114)
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Pricing, influence models, social networks, integer program, network externalities

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An Efficient Algorithm for Dynamic Pricing Using a Graphical Representation

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 May 2016 Last Revised: 28 May 2020
Maxime C. Cohen, Swati Gupta, Jeremy Kalas and Georgia Perakis
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Students, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Downloads 312 (126,873)
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Retail Pricing, Layered Graph, Reference Price Model, Multi-item Pricing

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Data Aggregation and Demand Prediction

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Renyu (Philip) Zhang and Kevin Jiao
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, New York University Shanghai and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 308 (129,057)
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Retail analytics, demand prediction, data aggregation, clustering

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Evolution of Referrals Over Customers' Life Cycle: Evidence from a Ride-Sharing Platform

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2021
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 297 (133,763)
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Referrals, Ride-Sharing, Online Platforms

23.

Consumer Surplus Under Demand Uncertainty

Production and Operations Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Georgia Perakis and Charles Thraves
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and University of Chile - Industrial Engineering
Downloads 275 (144,864)

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Consumer Surplus, Demand Uncertainty, OM-Economics Interface, Rationing Capacity

24.

Overcommitment in Cloud Services - Bin Packing with Chance Constraints

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2018
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Google Inc., Google Inc. and Google Inc.
Downloads 265 (150,381)
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Bin packing, Approximation algorithms, Cloud computing, Overcommitment

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The Impact of the Opportunity Zone Program on the Residential Real Estate Market

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2021
Cherre Inc, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Cherre Inc and Boston College, Carroll School of Management
Downloads 228 (174,255)

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Opportunity zones, real estate, public policy, natural experiment

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Best of Both Worlds Ad Contracts: Guaranteed Allocation and Price with Programmatic Efficiency

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2020
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, INSEAD, Google Inc. and Google Inc., New York
Downloads 212 (186,551)

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Online ads, guaranteed contracts, risk aversion, auctions, revenue management

27.

Dynamic Pricing with Fairness Constraints

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Sentao Miao and Yining Wang
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration
Downloads 178 (218,363)

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Dynamic Pricing, Demand Learning, Fairness, Revenue Management

28.

Deep Multi-Objective Multi-Stakeholder Music Recommendation

NYU Stern School of Business Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 May 2021
New York University (NYU), Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Spotify, New York University (NYU) - Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 162 (236,454)

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recommendation, neural networks, multi-objective, multi-stakeholder, transfer learning

29.

Price Discrimination and Inventory Allocation in Bertrand Competition

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 20 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2021
Maxime C. Cohen, Alex Jacquillat and Haotian Song
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and New York University (NYU) - Department of Information, Operations, and Management Sciences
Downloads 155 (245,392)

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Bertrand competition, customer heterogeneity, price discrimination, inventory allocation

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Urban Pull: The Roles of Amenities and Employment

Number of pages: 85 Posted: 01 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2021
Naomi Hausman, Peleg Samuels, Maxime C. Cohen and Roy Sasson
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Department of Economics, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and Google/ Waze
Downloads 143 (262,076)

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spatial equilibrium, amenities, commute costs, price gradient

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Selecting Cover Images for Restaurant Reviews: AI vs. Wisdom of the Crowd

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2021
McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and HEC Montréal
Downloads 123 (293,932)
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Online review platforms, user-generated photos, deep learning, wisdom of the crowds, field experiment

The Impact of High-Occupancy Vehicle Lanes on Carpooling

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2022
Maxime C. Cohen, Alex Jacquillat, Avia Ratzon and Roy Sasson
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Google/ Waze and Google/ Waze
Downloads 103 (334,776)

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HOV lane, carpooling, public policy, natural experiment

The Impact of High-Occupancy Vehicle Lanes on Carpooling

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jan 2022
Alex Jacquillat, Maxime C. Cohen, Avia Ratzon and Roy Sasson
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1 (849,922)

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HOV lane, carpooling, public policy, natural experiment

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Field Experiments for Testing Revenue Strategies in the Hospitality Industry

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2021
David Lopez Mateos, Maxime C. Cohen and Nancy Pyron
Pace Revenue Management, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 86 (372,857)

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Hospitality, Revenue Management, Field Experiments

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Decentralized Algorithms for Sequential Network Time Synchronization

Proceedings of NETCOOP 2010 - 4th Workshop on Network Control and Optimization, Ghent, Belgium, December 2010, pp. 97-104
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Jan 2014
Maxime C. Cohen and Nahum Shimkin
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Downloads 12 (719,240)

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The Use of AI in Legal Systems: Determining Independent Contractor vs. Employee Status

Number of pages: 30
Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, Queen's University - Faculty of Law, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management, Santa Fe Institute and Brandeis University
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Employment Law, Artificial Intelligence, Predictive Models, Decision-Support Legal Systems

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Retail Analytics in the New Normal

Number of pages: 13
HEC Montréal, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University, McGill University - Desautels Faculty of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Retail analytics, COVID-19, AI in management