Bo Cowgill

Assistant Professor
Columbia Business School

3022 Broadway, Uris Hall
New York, NY 10027

Working Papers

"The Impact of Algorithms on Judicial Discretion: Evidence from Regression Discontinuities"


"Bias and Productivity in Humans and Algorithms"


"Algorithmic Bias: A Counterfactual Perspective"

"Using Prediction Markets to Track Information Flows"

"Competition and Productivity in Employee Promotion Contests"


"Incentive Effects of Equity Compensation"

"Mood Swings at Work: Stock Price Movements, Effort, and Decision Making"

"Competition and Specificity in Market Design: Evidence from Geotargeted Advertising"

"The US-Canada Border Effect: Evidence from Online Commerce"

"Worldwide Gravity in Online Commerce"

"Agency and Homophily in Hiring: Evidence from a Two-Sided Audit Study"

"The Value of an Additional Job Offer: Field Experimental Evidence."


"Shocks to Labor Market Competition: Evidence from Russian Software Engineers"

"Market Design for Job Assignments: Theory and Evidence from Tech Workers"