What’s the Right Price? Pricing Tasks for Finishing on Time

Siamak Faridani, Björn Hartmann, and Panos G. Ipeirotis
AAAI Workshop on Human Computation (2011)


Devises a job pricing algorithm for online labor markets using survival analysis. Shows that worker arrivals can be modeled as a non-homogeneous Poisson Process (NHPP). Presents an model that captures the dynamics of the market when full market information is presented.