Garrett J. van Ryzin

Garrett J. van Ryzin

Professor of Operations, Technology and Information Management

Garrett van Ryzin, Professor of Operations, Technology and Information Management at Cornell Tech and the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business. Van Ryzin’s research focuses on algorithmic pricing, demand modeling and estimation, stochastic optimization, and the interface of operations and economics. He has extensive consulting experience in pricing analytics in established industries as well as technology startups. Prior to joining Cornell Tech, van Ryzin was on the faculty of Columbia Business School and served as Division Chair of the Decision, Risk and Operations Division from 2010-2015. Since 2015, he has been on academic leave working as Head of Marketplace Optimization Advanced Development at Uber Technologies. He is coauthor of the leading scientific book on revenue management, The Theory and Practice of Revenue Management, which won the 2005 Lanchester prize for the best published work in operations research. He is an INFORMS and MSOM Fellow, recipient of the INFORMS Impact Award and has served as Editor in Chief of Manufacturing & Service Operations Management and Area Editor for Operations Research. Van Ryzin received a B.S.E.E. degree from Columbia University, and S.M. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Ph.D. in Operations Research from MIT.

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

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Published Papers

Working Papers

  • Karaesman, I.; van Ryzin, Garrett J..  "Combining Overbooking and Seat Allocation on a Network"

  • Ke, W.; van Ryzin, Garrett J..  "Coordinating Vertical Partnerships for Horizontally Differentiated Products"

  • van Ryzin, Garrett J.; Altug, Mehmet.  "Efficient Channel Contracting for Vertically Differentiated Products"

  • Debo, Laurens G.; van Ryzin, Garrett J..  "Inventories and Customer Search Behavior when Product Quality is Uncertain"

  • Erin, S.; van Ryzin, Garrett J..  "Product Line Positioning without Market Information"

  • Liu, Q.; van Ryzin, Garrett J..  "Revenue Management with Customer Switching Costs"

  • van Ryzin, Garrett J.; Mahajan, S..  "Supply Chain Coordination Under Horizontal Competition"

Book Chapters