Peter Ebbes holds a Ph.D. in economics and marketing from the University of Groningen (Netherlands).
His research focuses on understanding aspects of consumer behavior through data sources now commonly collected by many companies. In his research he develops novel statistical methods to accommodate the increasing complexity of the consumer marketplace and the growing richness of available data sources. Insights from his studies help to improve marketing decision making, particularly concerning segmentation, targeting, and pricing activities.
Peter's work has been published in Marketing Science, Management Science, Journal of Marketing Research, Journal of Marketing, Quantitative Marketing and Economics (QME), International Journal of Research in Marketing (IJRM), Psychometrika, and other journals. He is the winner of the 2011 IJRM Best Paper award. He is the winner of the 2016 HEC Foundation best researcher award. Peter is finalist of the 2015 Shelby D. Hunt/Harold H. Maynard Award, finalist of the 2015 Marketing Science Institute/H. Paul Root Award, and finalist of the 2017 Paul E. Green Award.
He served twice on the organizing committee of the Advanced Research Techniques (ART) Forum, a conference that brings together quantitative researchers from industry and academia. He also served as secretary/treasurer of the Section on Statistics in Marketing within the American Statistical Association. Peter is currently a member of the American Marketing Association (AMA), INFORMS, the American Statistical Association (ASA), the European Marketing Academy (EMAC), and the Psychometric Society.
His teaching interests include marketing research and analytics, marketing models, and business analytics. Prior to joining HEC Paris in 2012, he taught at the Ohio State University and Penn State University.
Journal of Applied Econometrics, April-May 2009, vol. 24, n° 3, pp 446-468, (in coll. with M. Wedel, U. Böckenholt)
Quantile, 2007, vol. 2, pp 3-20,
Quantitative Marketing and Economics, December 2005, vol. 3, n° 4, pp 365-392, (in coll. with M. Wedel, U. Böckenholt, A. G. M. Steerneman)
Statistica Neerlandica, May 2004, vol. 58, n° 2, pp 161-178, (in coll. with U. Böckenholt, M. Wedel)
Journal of Modelling in Management, 2014, vol. 9, n° 3, pp 261-289, (in coll. with R. L. ANDREWS)
Psychometrika, April 2012, vol. 77, n° 2, pp 293-314, (in coll. with D. K. H. Fong, W. DeSarbo)
International Journal of Research in Marketing, March 2011, vol. 28, n° 1, pp 1-12, (in coll. with J. MICHALEK, F. ADIGUZEL, F. FEINBERG, P. PAPALAMBROS)
Marketing Science, November-December 2011, vol. 30, n° 6, pp 1115-1122, (in coll. with D. PAPIES, H. VAN HEERDE)
Academic responsabilities at HEC
- 2012- Associate Professor HEC Paris
- 2012- Member of GREGHEC (CNRS) HEC Paris
External Academic Responsabilities
- 2010-2012 Visiting Assistant Professor, Fisher College of Business The Ohio State University
- 2005-2010 Assistant Professor, Smeal college of business The Pennsylvania State University
Membership in Academic or Professional Organisation
- INFORMS (member since fall 2005)
- American Marketing Association (member since fall 2005)
- European Marketing Academy EMAC (member since 2014)
- American Statistical Association (member since fall 2009)
- Psychometric Society (member since fall 2005)
Awards & honors
- 2016 HEC Foundation Best Researcher Award
- 2011 Winner of the 2011 IJRM Best Paper award