Arun Sundararajan is Professor and the Robert L. and Dale Atkins Rosen Faculty Fellow at New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He also heads the Social Cities Initiative at NYU’s Center for Urban Science+Progress and is an affiliated faculty member at NYU’s Center for Data Science.
Professor Sundararajan’s research program studies how digital technologies transform business and society. Much of his current scholarly research focuses on the sharing economy, digital institutions, regulation, inequality, social networks and online privacy. His research has been recognized by six Best Paper awards, two Google Faculty awards, and a variety of other grants. He has served on numerous editorial boards for scholarly journals. His recent op-eds and expert commentary have appeared in TIME Magazine, the New Yorker, the New York Times, the Washington Post, Le Monde, El Pais, Wired, TechCrunch, the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and Harvard Business Review, and on broadcast media in over a dozen countries. He is one of the founders of the Workshop on Information in Networks, the founder of the Peer Collaborative, and is an advisor to OuiShare, the Center for Global Enterprise and the National League of Cities. He holds degrees from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and the University of Rochester. Find out more at http://oz.stern.nyu.edu, and follow him on Twitter @digitalarun