Kenneth C. Wilbur

Assistant Professor
Rady School of Management
University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive
San Diego, CA 92093

Curriculum Vitae

UCSD Faculty Page

Google Scholar Page

Research Objective

I produce original, practical research at the intersection of advertising, media and technology.

Recent News / Blatant Self-Promotion

* The Financial Times ranked the Rady School 17th worldwide in Faculty Research, up from 19th last year, and 3rd in California after Stanford and Berkeley.
* 2014 research presentations: Colorado, Stanford, Wharton, Dartmouth, Summer Institute in Competitive Strategy (discussant)
* The 12th ZEW Conference on the Economics of ICT always attracts an interdisciplinary audience. Send a paper by March 10, 2014. Last year's program.

Less recent but still blatant.

Selected Publications

Price Advertising by Manufacturers and Dealers. Management Science, with Linli Xu, S. Siddarth and Jorge Silva-Risso

Correcting Audience Externalities in Television Advertising. Marketing Science, with Linli Xu and David Kempe

Distribution and Market Share. Journal of Retailing, with Paul Farris

Television Advertising and Online Search. Management Science, with Mingyu Joo, Bo Cowgill and Yi Zhu

Local Media Ownership and Media Quality. Information Economics and Policy, with Adam Rennhoff

Hybrid Advertising Auctions. Marketing Science with Yi Zhu

Click Fraud. Marketing Science, with Yi Zhu

How the Digital Video Recorder Changes Traditional Television Advertising. Journal of Advertising

A Two-Sided, Empirical Model of Television Advertising and Viewing Markets. Marketing Science
Winner, Frank M. Bass award for best marketing paper derived from a Ph.D. thesis in Management Science or Marketing Science
Finalist, John D. C. Little award for best marketing paper published in Management Science or Marketing Science

* This page provides the full list. All links go to the Social Science Research Network; this page explains why.

Unpublished Manuscripts

Television Advertising Content and Internet Traffic with Jura Liaukonyte and Thales Teixeira

Predicting Incumbents' Quality Reactions to New Entry with Linli Xu

A Parsimonious Structural Model of Individual Demand for Multiple Related Goods with Andres Musalem and Patricio del Sol

There’s no ‘I’ in ‘Team:’ Estimating NBA Players’ Offensive Production with Xinlei (Jack) Chen and Yuxin Chen

Product Line Pricing with Advance Selling with Mingyu "Max" Joo and Dinesh Gauri

Television Advertising Avoidance

Effects of Television Advertising on Internet Search with Mingyu "Max" Joo and Yi Zhu

Effects of Advertising and Product Placement on Television Audiences with Michelle S. Goeree and Geert Ridder

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A half-semester PhD Class I Developed in Fall 2008: Advanced Quantitative Methods in Marketing

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