Ruizhi Zhu

I'm a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Northeastern University and a research member of the Mathematics and Computer Science of Market and Mechanism Design program at Simons Laufer Mathematical Sciences Institute.  My research interest lies in digital marketing, economics of privacy and platform economy. 

My current research focuses on examining the market power of advertising platform in shaping the competition structure in product market and evaluating the values of privacy for consumers and firms. 

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