Research themes and interests, publications, working papers, and other related information by Abhishek and collaborators are available here. Please feel free to contact him for any inquiries and suggestions on ongoing or published work.
These are some broad and specific themes of interest. These include topics from previously completed works and also from ongoing works or future collaborations.
Influence in Networked Contexts
Large Scale Networks
Opinions, Health, Education, Innovation
News Media & Communication
Topic Coverage & Framing
Democracy & Political Roles
Public Opinion, Polarization
Social Media & Information Spread
Fake Information (Veracity), Credibility
Echo Chambers & Polarization
Growth of Firms
Supply Chain Networks & Decisions
Resilience & Risk Analysis
Homophily in Decisions
Consumer Behaviour (Consumerism)
Regulations & Energy Innovations
Health & Epidemics
Economic & Financial Impacts
A common thread is the interest to investigate individual, group, and collective behaviour in various contexts (social, business, economic) with scope for interdisciplinary insights and methods. Another common thread is the interest to investigate behaviour using (social) networks and communications.
Previous & Ongoing Work
Completed and ongoing projects, and funded projects can be found here, including commentaries and references to data sets (wherever possible).