Yaroslav Kryukov

Assitant Professor of Economics

GSIA 336
Tepper School of Business, CMU
5000 Forbes Ave., 15213 USA
1(412) 268-9455
kryukov(at)cmu.edu


Looking for a job starting from June 2017 in Pittsburgh area,
available for interviews at ASSA in Jan-2017
Cirriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Teaching Statement, Teaching Record.
Interests:
- Applied Microeconomics: Industrial Organization, Healthcare.
- Econometrics: Structural Estimation.
- Computational methods: Dynamic Stochastic Games, Homotopy.

Research

Is Dynamic Competition Socially Beneficial? The Case of Price as Investment
D. Besanko, U. Doraszelski, Y. Kryukov, 2016
Job Market Paper

“Consumer Plan Choice in the Florida Medicaid Market“,
Y. Kryukov, E. VanSant, work in progress

Sacrifice tests for predation in a dynamic pricing model: Ordover & Willig (1981) and Cabral & Riordan (1997) meet Ericson & Pakes (1995)
D. Besanko, U. Doraszelski, Y. Kryukov, 2013
Working paper

The economics of predation: What drives pricing when there is learning-by-doing?
D. Besanko, U. Doraszelski, Y. Kryukov,
American Economic Review, Vol. 104 No. 3 (March 2014)
Online appendix, CODE
Presentation slides (earlier version of the paper)

A Dynamic Quality Ladder Model with Entry and Exit: Exploring the Equilibrium Correspondence Using the Homotopy Method ”,
R. Borkovsky, U. Doraszelski, Y. Kryukov,
Quantitative Marketing and Economics, 2012, vol.10 Issue 2, pp.197-229
Code

Learning-by-Doing, Organizational Forgetting, and Industry Dynamics”,
D. Besanko, U. Doraszelski, Y. Kryukov, M. Satterthwaite
Econometrica, Vol. 78, No. 2, 2010, pp. 453-508.
Online Appendix, Code

A Users Guide to Homotopy Methods for Solving Dynamic Stochastic Games”,
R. Borkovsky, U. Doraszelski, Y. Kryukov
Operations Research, Vol.58, No.4, 2010, pp.1116-1132.
Code

Dynamic R&D and the Effectiveness of Policy Intervention in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Y. Kryukov, 2010
Code

An Optimal Control Model of Technology Transition
D. Hanson, Y. Kryukov, S. Leyffer, and T. Munson
Intl. J. of Global Energy Issues, 2010 Vol. 33 No. 3/4

Teaching

73-363 Econometrics (undergraduate, formerly 73-261)

73-365 Industrial Organization/ Firms & Markets (undergraduate, formerly Industrial Organization)

47-805 Computational Methods (Ph.D.)

47-811 Econometrics I (Ph.D.)

Useful links

Mathworld -- an encyclopedia of math and computation by makers of Mathematica
Matlab help files
Numerical methods descriptions and animations, by John H. Mathews of CSU-Fullerton
Newton-Cotes demos from the same site
AMPL
AMPL help