Avinash (Avi) Collis
I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin. I am also a digital fellow at the Stanford University Digital Economy Lab and the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy.
I hold a PhD in Information Technology from the Sloan School of Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. I do research on the Economics of Digitization and teach courses related to Technology Strategy. My research has appeared in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (3x), Nature Human Behavior, Nature Communications, and Harvard Business Review and covered in major media outlets and policy reports including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, the Economist and reports by the US White House, Federal Reserve, Senate and UK treasury. I have also been invited to present my research at the OECD,European Commission, IMF, US BEA, Bank of England and Bank Indonesia.
Update: I am moving to the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University starting Summer 2023!