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Name Card

Name: 
Soumyakanti Chakraborty
Position: 
Associate Professor
Academic Group: 
Management Information Systems
Phone No.: 
+91 33 24678300
Email (@iimcal.ac.in): 
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Academics

Academic Background: 
Fellow in Management - Doctoral Programme of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta; B.Tech - University of Calcutta
Courses Taught: 
Information Technology and Systems, Information and Network Industries, Business Modeling using Spreadsheets

Experience

Work Experience: 
Sep, 2018 - present: Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta 2015 - Sep, 2018: Associate Professor, XLRI Xavier School of Management 2009 - 2015: Assistant Professor, XLRI Xavier School of Management

Research

Journal Publications: 
Soumyakanti Chakraborty, Sumanta Basu, Saibal Ray and Megha Sharma. 2020. Advertisement Revenue Management: Determining the Optimal Mix of Skippable and Non-Skippable Ads for Online Video Sharing Platforms, European Journal of Operational Research, Forthcoming. Anup, K Sen and Amitava, Bagchi and Soumyakanti, Chakraborty. 2020. Designing information feedback for bidders in multi-item multi-unit combinatorial auctions. Decision Support Systems. Vol. 130 Bose and Dipankar and and Soumyakanti, Chakraborty. 2019. Managing In-play Run Chases in Limited Overs Cricket Using Optimized CUSUM Charts. Journal of Sports Analytics. (Forthcoming) Sarkar, Sumit and Chakraborty, Soumyakanti. "Stakeholder Fairness under an Induced ‘Veil of Ignorance". International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences. Vol 10 (1). 2019 Sarkar, Sumit. and Chakraborty, Soumyakanti. “Pitch Actions That Distinguish High Scoring Teams - Findings from Five European Football Leagues in 2015-16”, Journal of Sports Analytics, 4(1). 2018 Basu, Sumanta, Chakraborty, Soumyakanti and Sharma, Megha. “Pricing and cloud services-the impact of broadband quality”, OMEGA-The International Journal of Management Science, 50, 96 – 114, 2015. Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Sen, Anup K and Bagchi, Amitava. “Addressing the valuation problem in multi-round combinatorial auctions”, Information Systems Frontiers, 17 (5), 1145-1160, 2014. Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Basu, Sumanta and Sharma, Megha. “Pricing Infrastructure-as-a-Service for online two-sided platform providers”, Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management, 13(3), 199 - 223, 2014. Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Sen, Anup K and Bagchi, Amitava. “Experimenting with Proxy Agents in Online Combinatorial Auctions”, International Journal of Intelligent Information Technologies, 10 (2), 2014. Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Sen, Anup K and Bagchi, Amitava. “Combinatorial Auctions for Player Selection in the Indian Premier League (IPL)”, Journal of Sports Economics, 16 (1), 86-107, 2015 (Online First - December 27, 2012).
Conferences: 
Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Sen, Anup K and Bagchi, Amitava. Revaluation of Bundles by Bidders in Combinatorial Auctions, In Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2009), 2009, Hawaii, USA Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Sen, Anup K and Bagchi, Amitava. Designing Proxy Bidders for Online Combinatorial Auctions, In Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2009), 2009, Hawaii, USA Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Sen, Anup K and Bagchi, Amitava. Reducing Operational Overheads of Seller and Bidder in Online Combinatorial Auctions, In Proceedings of the 18th Workshop on Information Technology and Systems (WITS 2008), 2008, Paris, France Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Sen, Anup K and Bagchi, Amitava. Bidder Valuation of Bundles in Combinatorial Auctions. In Proceedings of the 41st Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2008), 2008, Hawaii, USA Chakraborty, Soumyakanti and Sarkar Sumit. Towards a Performance Measure for Player Combinations in Team Games. Presented in the 28th European Conference on Operational Research (EURO – INFORMS joint international meeting) in Poznan, Poland, 2016. Sarkar, Sumit and Chakraborty, Soumyakanti. Determinants of Non-penalty Goals Scored per Game by Teams in Europe’s Elite Football Leagues. Presented in the 28th European Conference on Operational Research (EURO – INFORMS joint international meeting) in Poznan, Poland, 2016. Sharma, Megha, Basu, Sumanta, and Chakraborty, Soumyakanti. Pricing and Revenue Management in Sequential Distribution Channel: An Application to the Hindi Movie Industry, Presented in 20th IFORS conference in Barcelona, Spain, 2014 Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Basu, Sumanta and Sharma, Megha. Optimizing Skippable and Non-Skippable Advertisements for Video Sharing Websites, Presented in 26th Euro Conference on Operational Research in Rome, Italy, 2013 Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Basu, Sumanta and Sharma, Megha. Designing Pricing Policies for Cloud Service Providers, Presented in Informs Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ, 2012 Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Basu, Sumanta and Sharma, Megha. Pricing Strategies for Gaming On-Demand, Presented in 25th Euro Conference on Operational Research in Lithuania, 2012 Sharma, Megha, Basu, Sumanta, and Chakraborty, Soumyakanti. Revenue Management in Sequential Distribution: An Application to the Hindi Movie Industry, Presented in 25th Euro Conference on Operational Research in Lithuania, 2012 Chakraborty, Soumyakanti, Basu, Sumanta and Sharma, Megha. Pricing infrastructure-as-a-service for online two- sided platform providers, Presented in XV Annual Conference of the Society of Operations Management, December, 2011
Research Interests: 
Economics of Information Technology Pricing of Information Goods and Services Combinatorial Auctions Cloud Computing Systems Thinking