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Anparasan Mahalingam

Anparasan Mahalingam

Strategic Management

Education

Ph.D. Strategic Management, Purdue University, Indiana, USA, 2017 - present.
Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, Indiana, USA, 2015 - present.
M.Sc. Economics, M.Sc. Global Supply Chain Management, Purdue University, Indiana, USA, 2016.
M.Sc. Sustainability, Development, and Peace, United Nations University, Japan, 2013.
B.Sc. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 2010.

Anparasan Mahalingam is a Ph.D. candidate of the Strategic Management Ph.D. program at the Krannert School of Management, Purdue University. I am also completing an additional Ph.D. at the School of Engineering. My research interests lie primarily at the intersection of corporate strategy, innovation and organizational economics. My research is focused on understanding the interplay between platform governance and the complementor participation in two-sided markets. I study how the scope of platform governance and broader corporate strategies affect different dimensions of performance.

Working Papers

  • Mahalingam, Anparasan (2020). "Decision Right Allocation and Platform Market Effectiveness: Evidence from Online P2P Lending”.
  • Mahalingam, Anparasan and Richard Makadok. (2020). "Value Creation and Capture in Platform Business Models: An Information-Theoretic Perspective”.
  • Mahalingam, Anparasan, Mohammed Alyakoob and Mohammad Rahman (2020). “Implications of Priority Access in Markets with Experts: Evidence from Online Marketplace Lending”.
  • Mahalingam, Anparasan. (2020). “How Platform Gatekeeping Affects Complementors' Strategy to Profit from Innovation?”.

Best PhD Paper Prize Winner, Third Toronto Fintech Conference (2020)

Best Track Paper Award (Strategic Entrepreneurship) Strategic Management (STR) Division of the Academy of Management (AOM) Winner (2020)

Distinguished Paper Award, Strategic Management (STR) Division of the Academy of Management (AOM) Winner (2020)

Krannert Certificate for Distinguished Teaching (2020)

The highest recognition at Krannert for excellence in teaching by a doctoral student, Spring 2020.

William H. Newman Award Nominee (2020)

Nominated by the strategic management (STR) division for the all-academy best paper award based on a dissertation, Academy of Management (AOM), 2020.

Strategic Management Society (SMS) Annual Conference Best Conference Paper Prize Nominee (2019)

Krannert Certificate for Distinguished Teaching (2018)

The highest recognition at Krannert for excellence in teaching by a doctoral student, Fall 2018.

Strategic Management Scholar Award for Doctoral Study (2017)

Krannert School of Management, Purdue University.

Prof. E.F. Bartholomeusz Prize for the Best Performance in Engineering Mathematics (2010)

Faculty of Engineering, University of Peradeniya, 2010. Ranked first out of 373 in the engineering mathematics discipline.

  • MGMT 352 - Strategic Management (Spring 2020: Teaching Evaluation 4.9/5.0)
  • MGMT 352 - Strategic Management (Fall 2018: Teaching Evaluation 4.7/5.0)

Corporate Strategic Issues of Platform Markets

Chairs: Profs. Richard Makadok, Purdue University and Tony Tong, University of Colorado, Boulder

Contact

amahalin@purdue.edu
Phone: (765) 49-45947
Office: KRAN 532

Area(s) of Expertise

Corporate strategy, Platform governance, Interface of public policy and strategic management, Digital innovation and internet markets, Network evolution, Empirical market design, Organizational economics, Computational social science