John W. Byers
Professor of Computer Science at Boston University
Areas of expertise
- - Data Science Analytics
- - Digital Marketing and Electronic Commerce
- - Algorithms
The Rise of the Sharing Economy: Estimating the Impact of Airbnb on the Hotel Industry, G. Zervas, D. Proserpio and J. W. Byers, To appear in Journal of Marketing Research (JMR), 2017. The Groupon Effect on Yelp Ratings: A Root Cause Analysis, J. W. Byers, M. Mitzenmacher and Georgios Zervas. Proc. of the 13th ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (EC '12), June 2012.
John is Professor of Computer Science at Boston University and Founding Chief Scientist of Cogo Labs, founded in 2005. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from UC Berkeley in 1997 and his B.A. from Cornell University in 1991.