Search Frictions and the Design of Online Marketplaces

@inproceedings{Fradkin2015SearchFA,
  title={Search Frictions and the Design of Online Marketplaces},
  author={Andrey Fradkin},
  booktitle={AMMA 2015},
  year={2015}
}
Online marketplaces increasingly act as intermediaries in labor, housing, dating, and other markets where traders match with each other. These marketplaces use novel data generated by users’ activities on the website to design algorithms and products that inuence the search and matching process. I use internal data from Airbnb, a 
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