|Alma mater||Cornell University|
|Doctoral advisor||David Easley|
Learning and Diffusion
National Talent Scholar
Sanjeev Goyal is Professor of Economics at the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Christ's College, Cambridge. He is a pioneer and leading international scholar in the study of social and economic networks. In 2007, Princeton University Press published his book Connections: an introduction to the economics of networks. A Chinese translation was published by Beijing University Press in 2010.
He was a founding co-editor of the journal, Network Science, and the founding Director of the Cambridge-INET Institute.
- Bala, V. and S. Goyal (1998), Learning From Neighbors, Review of Economic Studies.
- Bala, V. and S. Goyal (2000), A Non-Cooperative Model of Network Formation, Econometrica.
- Goyal, S. and J.L. Moraga (2001), R&D Networks, Rand Journal of Economics.
- Goyal, S. and S. Joshi (2003), Networks of Collaboration in Oligopoly, Games and Economic Behavior.
- Goyal, S.and F. Vega-Redondo (2005), Network formation and social coordination, Games and Economic Behavior.
- Galeotti, A., S. Goyal, J. Kamphorst (2006), Network formation with heterogeneous players, Games and Econ. Behavior.
- Goyal, S., J.L. Moraga and M. v.d. Leij (2006), Economics: an emerging small world?, Journal of Political Economy.
- Goyal, S. and F. Vega-Redondo (2007), Structural Holes in Social networks, Journal of Economic Theory.
- Galeotti, A. and S. Goyal (2009), Influencing and influencers: a theory of strategic diffusion, Rand Journal of Economics.
- Galeotti, A., S. Goyal, M. Jackson, F. Vega-Redondo, L. Yariv (2010), Network Games, Review of Economic Studies.
- Galeotti, A. and S. Goyal (2010), The Law of the Few, American Economic Review.
- Goyal, S and M. Kearns (2012), Competitive Contagion in Networks, Symposium in the Theory of Computing (STOC).
- Ductor, L, M.Fafchamps, S. Goyal and M. v.d.Leij (2014), Social Networks and Research Output, Rev of Econ and Stats.
- Goyal, S. and A. Vigier (2014), Attack, defence and contagion in networks, Review of Economic Studies.