Negin (Nicki) Golrezaei


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Negin Golrezaei is an Associate Professor of Operations Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Her current research interests are in the area of machine learning, statistical learning theory, mechanism design, and optimization algorithms with applications to revenue management, pricing, and online markets. Before joining MIT, Negin spent a year as a postdoctoral researcher at Google Research in New York where she worked with the Market Algorithm team to develop, design, and test new mechanisms and algorithms for online marketplaces.

Negin is the recipient of a 2018 Google Faculty Research Award; 2017 George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award; 2017 INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Dissertation Prize; 2018 Elwood S. Buffa Doctoral Dissertation Award from the Decision Sciences Institute; University of Southern California (USC) Ph.D. Achievement Award (2017); USC CAMS Graduate Student Prize, for excellence in research with a substantial mathematical component (2017); Honorable mention in the 2016 MSOM Student Paper Competition; and  USC Provost's Ph.D. Fellowship (2011).

Negin received her BSc (2007) and MSc (2009) degrees in electrical engineering from the Sharif University of Technology, Iran, and a PhD (2017) in operations research from USC.



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"Learning Product Rankings Robust to Fake Users."

Golrezaei, Negin, Vahideh Manshadi, Jon Schneider, and Shreyas Sekar. Operations Research. Forthcoming. SSRN Preprint.

"Online Learning via Offline Greedy Algorithms: Applications in Market Design and Optimization."

Niazadeh, Rad, Negin Golrezaei, Joshua Wang, Fransisca Susan, and Ashwinkumar Badanidiyuru. Management Science. Forthcoming. SSRN Preprint.

"Contextual Bandits with Cross-learning."

Balseiro, Santiago, Negin Golrezaei, Mohammad Mahdian, Vahab Mirrokni, and Jon Schneider. Mathematics of Operations Research Vol. 48, No. 3 (2023): 1607-1629.

"Multi-channel Autobidding with Budget and ROI Constraints."

Deng, Yuan, Negin Golrezaei, Patrick Jaillet, Jason Cheuk Nam Liang, and Vahab Mirrokni, MIT Sloan Working Paper 6839-23. Cambridge, MA: MIT Sloan School of Management, February 2023.

"Fair Assortment Planning."

Chen, Qinyi, Negin Golrezaei, and Fransisca Susan, MIT Sloan Working Paper 6840-22. Cambridge, MA: MIT Sloan School of Management, October 2022. SSRN.

"Upfront Commitment in Online Resource Allocation with Patient Customers."

Golrezaei, Negin and Evan Yao, MIT Sloan Working Paper 6838-22. Cambridge, MA: MIT Sloan School of Management, October 2022.

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