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Avinash Collis

Assistant Professor

Department:     Information, Risk & Operations Management

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Facebook Foundational Integrity Research Award


Workshop on Information Systems and Economics Best Paper Award


Avinash Collis, and Felix Eggers. Effects of Restricting Social Media Usage on Wellbeing and Performance: A Randomized Control Trial Among Students. PLOS ONE.  Forthcoming.

The Efficiency of U.S. Public Space Utilization During the COVID‐19 Pandemic. By: Seth G. Benzell, Avinash Collis, and Christos Nicolaides. Risk Analysis: An International Journal. Apr2022. Vol. 42(4): 692-706.

Global Survey on COVID-19 Beliefs, Behaviors, and Norms. Avinash Collis, Kiran Garimella, Alex Moehring, et. al. Nature Human Behavior. Forthcoming.

Providing Normative Information Increases Intentions to Accept a COVID-19 Vaccine. Avinash Collis, Kiran Garimella, M. Amin Rahimian, et al. Nature Communications. Forthcoming.

David Holtz, Michael Zhao, Seth G. Benzell, Cathy Y. Cao, Mohammad Amin Rahimian, Jeremy Yang, Jennifer Allen, Avinash Collis, and others. 2020. Interdependence and the Cost of Uncoordinated Responses to COVID-19. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117(33), 19837-19843.

Avinash Collis, Seth G. Benzell, and Christos Nicolaides. 2020. Rationing Social Contact During COVID-19 Pandemic: Transmission Risk and Social Benefits of US Locations. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117(26), 14642-14644.

Erik Brynjolfsson and Avinash Collis. 2019. How Should We Measure the Digital Economy? Harvard Business Review 97(6), 140-148.