Alex Moehring

PhD Student, MIT Sloan School of Management


100 Main Street


Cambridge, MA 02142

I’m a PhD candidate in Management Science at the MIT Sloan School of Management. My research focuses on the economics of digitization with an emphasis on content platforms, social influence, and Human-AI interaction.

Prior to graduate school, I was a research assistant at Microsoft Research and an analyst at Wells Fargo Securities. I hold an SM in Management Research from the MIT Sloan School of Management in addition to a BS in Business Administration and BA in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Selected Papers

  1. Personalization, engagement, and content quality on social media: An evaluation of Reddit’s news feed
    Alex Moehring
  2. Combining human expertise with artificial intelligence: Experimental evidence from radiology
    Nikhil Agarwal , Alex Moehring, Pranav Rajpurkar , and Tobias Salz