Yash Kanoria

("Yash" rhymes with "rush" and is a short version of "Yashodhan".)

I'm an Associate Professor of Business in the Decision, Risk and Operations division at Columbia Business School.

My core research centers on the design and optimization of marketplaces including matching markets and online platforms.

I teach Business Analytics in the MBA core. I've taught the following research-oriented PhD classes:
Spring 2017: Engineering Online Matching Markets with Jay Sethuraman.
Fall 2019: Statistical Physics, Markets and Algorithms.
Fall 2021: Frontiers in Online Optimization.

You can reach me at ykanoria at-the-rate-of columbia POINT edu. My office is Uris 404.

Current PhD students: Judy Gan, Akshit Kumar, Yilun Chen (postdoc)
Past PhD students and postdocs: Jiaqi Lu, Pengyu Qian, Abhinav Sinha.

Journal papers:

Working papers:

  • Y. Kanoria, J. Gan, and X. Zhang, “Local algorithms for dynamic optimization in networks,” work in progress.

  • N. Immorlica, Y. Kanoria, and J. Lu, “When does competition and costly information acquisition lead to a deadlock?” work in progress.

Other conference papers: