Yonatan Gur is an Associate Professor of Operations, Information and Technology at Stanford Graduate School of Business. His primary research interests are in the intersection of revenue management and service operations. He study challenges that are fundamental for increasing revenue streams and long-run sustainability in online services, focusing on: (1) Developing principles and practical methods of data-driven optimization in dynamic environments that are common in the digital economy; and (2) Studying the implications of these on market design, experiment design, and service provision in online markets and platforms, including product recommendation systems, online education systems, media sites, advertising platforms, and two-sided marketplaces.
Prior to joining Stanford in 2014 Yonatan received his PhD in Decision, Risk, and Operations from Columbia Business School. He also holds a B.Sc. degree from the School of Physics and Astronomy and an M.Sc. from the School of Mathematical Sciences, Tel Aviv University.