Andrea Blasco

Andrea Blasco is an Associate Research Fellow at Harvard University Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS) and member of the Crowd Innovation Laboratory (CIL) at Harvard University. Blasco is an applied economist focusing on intellectual property rights, innovation contests, crowdsourcing, and media economics. For more information, see his curriculum vitae.


Here you can find research papers and presentations.



Research interests

  • Methods
    • Design of Experiments
    • Applied econometrics
  • Theory
    • Contract theory
    • Innovation Contest
    • Media economics
    • Social network
    • Learning
  • Markets
    • Online Labor Markets (Odesk, Amazon Mechanical Turk)
    • Crowdsourcing platforms (Topcoder, Innocentive)
    • News media (online and offline)


Harvard University,
IQSS Knafel Building,
1237 Cambridge Street,
Cambridge US

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