Prof. Dr. Dainis Zegners
Dainis Zegners is Assistant Professor at the Department of Technology and Operations Management at the Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University. Previously, he was Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economics and Management at the University of Cologne. He holds a Ph.D. in Management from LMU Munich.
Dainis Zegners's research focuses on how firms manage information asymmetries on digital platforms and online marketplaces. He examines this question in the context of media markets such as the e-book market and online news using both economic modelling and empirical techniques such as machine learning and text mining. Recently, he has been also interested in studying aspects of human decision making that are relevant for firms and organizations using data from sports competitions.
Dainis Zegners is a Visiting Fellow from October 2020 to January 2021 and member of the CAS Research Group "Platforms as Organizational Forms" of Prof. Dr. Tobias Kretschmer.