Economics Bidhannagar College, University of Calcutta
Quantitative Economics Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
Economics of Information Systems
Social Value of Information Systems
Probal Mojumder is a fourth year PhD candidate of Information and Decision Sciences at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. He holds an interest towards research relating Internet platforms and social outcomes, and how mechanisms operating within internet platforms impact society and markets. He uses variety of quantitative methods including econometrics, randomized experiments, structural and analytical models, towards conducting research.
Before joining the PhD program, he was a research associate at the Indian School of Business. He received his master's degree from Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, and his bachelor's degree from Bidhannagar college, University of Calcutta.
“The Digital Sin City: An Empirical Study of Craigslist’s Impact on Prostitution Trends” (With Jason Chan and Anindya Ghose) [In preparation for submission]. Accepted at INFORMS CIST 2015, WCBI 2016.
Editorial Board Member, OR/MS Tomorrow (The INFORMS Student Magazine), 2015 – . Launched Fall/Winter 2015 issue (on OR/MS's impact on public sector, societal challenges, and social good).