My research

My interests lie in social-economic perspectives of the digital age. How they affect individuals and society and how they are affected by individual behavior and social processes. Recently I am engaged in studying the development of ideas and knowledge by applying computational methods to large corpora of text.

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Raban, D.R. and Geifman, D. (2019). Forming Socio-Intellectual Capital: The Case of LINKS. In Learning In a NetworKed Society. Y. Kali, A. Baram-Tsabari, and A. Schejter (Eds.), Springer
  • Geifman, D., & Raban, D. R. (2013). Prediction Markets in Management Courses: Opportunities and Challenges. In E. Doyle, P. Buckley, & C. Carroll (Eds.), Innovative Business School Teaching: Engaging the Millennial Generation (pp. 41–51). Routledge.


  • Raban, D.R. and Geifman D. (2013) Information Pricing, Provisional U.S. patent


Magazine Articles


Grants and Awards

  • Research Excellence Award 2012, Graduate School of Management, University of Haifa
  • Research grant (2010), University of Haifa
  • Advanced studies – Stage B scholarship (2009), University of Haifa


  • Economics of Information and the Internet, a graduate course, Department of Industrial Engineering & Management, Ben-Gurion University
  • Economics of Information and the Internet, Department of Information Science, Bar-Ilan University
  • Information Economics,  a graduate course, Faculty of Management, University of Haifa
  • Instructor in Business Simulation course, MBA program, Faculty of Management, University of Haifa
  • Instructor in Executive Business Simulation workshops, Games for Executives, University of Haifa


  • Participation in the building and maintenance of the information portal for the Israel’s PHD students for the Social Sciences PhD-Soc-Il