Maryam Saeedi

Assistant Professor of Economics

Tepper School of Business

Carnegie Mellon University


"Reputation and Regulations: Evidence from eBay," with Xiang Hui, Neel Sundaresan and Zeqian Shen, Management Science, 2016

"Adverse Selection or Moral Hazard: An Empirical Study," with Xiang Hui and Neel Sundaresan, The Journal of Industrial Economics, 2018

"Reputation and Adverse Selection: Theory and Evidence from eBay," Rand Journal of Economics, 2019

"Raising the Bar: Certification Thresholds and Market Outcomes," with Xiang Hui, Giancarlo Spagnolo, Steven Tadelis, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2023 Online Appendix

"Optimal Information Disclosure and Market Outcomes," with Hugo Hopenhayn, Forthcoming at Theoretical Economics

Working Papers

"Optimal Simple Ratings," with Hugo Hopenhayn

"Dynamic Value Shading," with Hugo Hopenhayn

"Optimal Rating Design," with Ali Shourideh, slides

"Optimal Communication Design," with James Best, Daniel Quigley, Ali Shourideh, slides

"Catering to the Bias," with Yikang Shen and Ali Shourideh, slides

"Information Disclosure in Matching Markets," with Hugo Hopenhayn and Ali Shourideh, slides

"Impact of Increasing Hospital Price Transparency: Collusion, Search, and Equilibrium Price," with Elena Prager, Robert Town, slides

Work in Progress

"(Dis)information Wars," with Maryam Farboodi, Layla Hashemi, Steven Wilson

"Market Power in Complex Networks: The Case of Natural Gas Pipelines," with Majid Mahzoon, Ali Shourideh, Thomas Youle