Daily Deals: Prediction, Social Diffusion, and Reputational Ramifications

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Byers, John W.; Mitzenmacher, Michael; Zervas, Georgios;
  • Subject: Computer Science - Social and Information Networks | Physics - Physics and Society

Daily deal sites have become the latest Internet sensation, providing discounted offers to customers for restaurants, ticketed events, services, and other items. We begin by undertaking a study of the economics of daily deals on the web, based on a dataset we compiled b... View more