Working Papers

Decision-Making in Conversations

Huang, K., Yeomans, M., Brooks, A.W., Minson, J. & Gino, F. (2017). It doesn't hurt to ask: Question-Asking increases liking. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, In Press.

Yeomans, M., Reich, J. Stewart, B., Kindel, A. & Tingley, D. The Civic Mission of MOOCs: Computational Measures of Engagement Across Differences in Online Courses. Revise and Resubmit.

Natural Language Processing of Goal Pursuit

 Yeomans, M.,  Reich, J. (2017). Planning to Learn: Planning Prompts Encourage and Forecast Goal Pursuit in Online Education. Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Learning Analytics & Knowledge, 464-473. ACM.

Robinson, C., Yeomans, M.,  Reich, J., Gelbach, H. & Huileman, C. (2016) Forecasting Student Achievement in MOOCs with Natural Language ProcessingProceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Learning Analytics & Knowledge, 383-387. ACM.

Frisancho, V., Karlan, D., Mullainathan, S., Valdivia, M. & Yeomans, M. Conditional Cash Transfers and Commitment Savings Accounts in the Dominican Republic. In Progress.

Behavioral Science of Recommender Systems

Yeomans, M., Mullainathan, S., Shah, A. & Kleinberg, J. Making Sense of Recommendations. Under Review.

Yeomans, M. Some Hedonic Consequences of Self-Expression in Word of Mouth  Under Review.

Field Experiments in Pro-Social Behavior

Yeomans, M. & Herberich, D. (2014). An experimental test of the effect of negative social norms on energy-efficient investments. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 108, 187-197.

Al-Ubaydli, O. & Yeomans, M. (2016) Do people donate more when they perceive a single beneficiary whom they know? A field experimental test of the identifiability effect. Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 66, 96-103.

Yeomans, M. & Al-Ubaydli, O. How Does Fundraising Affect Charitable Giving? Evidence from a field experiment with volunteers. Revise and Resubmit.

Other Writing

Yeomans, M. What Every Manager Should Know About Machine LearningHarvard Business Review