Platforms, Promotion, and Product Discovery: Evidence from Spotify Playlists
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The authors thank seminar participants at Minnesota, Tel Aviv, Georgia State, Georgia Tech, and the European Commission’s Joint Research Center in Seville. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the European Commission, the EC Joint Research Center, or the National Bureau of Economic Research.
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Aguiar is an employee of the European Commission. Waldfogel has in the past been a paid consultant to the European Commission. The Commission paid his travel expenses to present this paper at their Seville research center and to work with Aguiar on the paper.