Alex Moehring

About Me

I'm a PhD student at MIT Sloan in the Information Technology group.

Working Papers

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*News Feeds and User Engagement: Evidence from the Reddit News Tab, 2021 (Draft available on request)

*Information Frictions and Heterogeneity in Valuations of Personal Data (with Avinash Collis, Ananya Sen, and Alessandro Acquisti), 2021

*Surfacing Norms to Increase Vaccine Acceptance (with Avinash Collis, Kiran Garimella, M Amin Rahimian, Sinan Aral, and Dean Eckles), 2021 - Revise & Resubmit

Published Research

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*Global survey on COVID-19 beliefs, behaviors, and norms (with Avinash Collis, Kiran Garimella, M. Amin Rahimian, Stella Babalola, Nina Gobat, Dominick Shattuck, Jeni Stolow, Dean Eckles, and Sinan Aral), 2021 (project website) Nature Human Behavior, 2022

Interdependence and the Cost of Uncoordinated Responses to COVID-19 (with David Holtz, Michael Zhao, Seth G. Benzell, Cathy Cao, M. Amin Rahimian, Jeremy Yang, Jennifer Allen, Avinash Collis, Tara Sowrirajan, Dipayan Ghosh, Yunhao Zhang, Paramveer Dhillon, Christos Nicolaides, Dean Eckles and Sinan Aral). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2020