Assistant Professor
Ph.D. (Business, University of California, Berkeley)
B.S. (Management, Wuhan University)
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Research Areas

  • Data Science & Business Analytics
  • Digital Transformation, Platforms & Innovation
  • FinTech
  • Computational Social Science
  • Intelligent Systems

Research Interests

  • Online Platforms and Digital Markets
  • Pricing, Learning and R&D Strategies
  • Machine Learning with Causal Inference
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Quantitative Marketing and Economics


Nan Chen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Systems and Analytics at the School of Computing at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Prior to joining NUS, he did his Ph.D in quantitative marketing at Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley. His research applies quantitative methods such as applied econometrics and machine learning in studies of consumer behaviours and firm strategies. He is interested in modelling dynamic and strategic behaviours in digital markets and online platforms. He also works on topics at the intersection of industrial organization and political economics.

Current Projects

  • Perishable Good Dynamic Pricing under Competition: An Empirical Study in the Airline Markets
  • The Economic Impact of China's Anti-Corruption Campaign
  • Demand Estimation and Forecasting using Neuroeconomic Models of Consumer Choice

Selected Publications

Awards & Honours

Teaching (2020/2021)

  • IS6004: Econometrics for IS Research
  • BT3102: Computational Methods for Business Analytics