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Soumya Kanta Mishra
Assistant Professor

Professor Mishra holds a fellowship in management (Economics) from XLRI-Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur. His research areas include platform economics, industrial organization, microeconomics, and applications of game theory. He has published in esteemed international journals and presented his research at top national and international conferences. With an MBA from IIT Madras, he brings over 12 years of industry experience from working with Mastek, OPTCL, Sutherland, and HGS to his academic pursuits. He had cleared UGC NET in Management.

Mishra, S. K., & Sarkar, S. (2023). Can social media platforms charge their users? Economics Letters, 233 (Dec 2023) 111415 (ABDC-A, AJG(ABS)-3). doi:
Conference Presentations
  • “User homing and merger of social media platforms: Should both platforms be kept operational post-merger?”, presented at PlatStrat-2023, Questrom School of Business, Boston University (2023)
  • “Pricing vertically differentiated services under competition between horizontally differentiated social media platforms”, presented at SASCA2023, University of Sassari, Italy (2023).
  • “Experimental Investigation of Manipulation and Moral Disengagement: The Game of Cheating,” presented at Behavioural Science in Management (BSIM)-2023, IIM Ahmedabad, Got the best paper award.