Maryam Saeedi

Assistant Professor of Economics

Tepper School of Business

Carnegie Mellon University


"Optimal Information Disclosure and Market Outcomes," with Hugo Hopenhayn, Theoretical Economics, 2023

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

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

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

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

Working Papers

"(Dis)information Wars," with Adrian Casillas, Maryam Farboodi, Layla Hashemi, Steven Wilson, The Brookings Institute Working Paper, Press Coverage: The Economist

"Getting the Agent to Wait," with Yikang Shen and Ali Shourideh, submitted, slides

"Equivalent Certain Values and Dynamic Irreversibility," with Hugo Hopenhayn, submitted

"Optimal Simple Ratings," with Hugo Hopenhayn, submitted

"Optimal Rating Design Under Moral Hazard," with Ali Shourideh, slides

"Aggregating Strategic Information," with James Best, Daniel Quigley, Ali Shourideh, slides

Work in Progress

"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, Shruthi Vankatesh

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

"Ramesy Pricing across Time and Space," with Arash Asadpour, Ali Shourideh

"Optimal Regulation of Ride Sharing Platforms: A Mechanism Design Approach," with Arash Asadpour, Ali Shourideh