Principal Research Scientist
Air Transportation Economics and Operations Analysis, Airline Pricing and Revenue Management
Peter Belobaba is Principal Research Scientist at MIT's International Center for Air Transportation, in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics. He holds a Master of Science in Transportation and a Ph.D. in Flight Transportation Systems from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Belobaba currently teaches graduate level courses on The Airline Industry and Airline Management, in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT and is the Program Manager of the MIT Global Airline Industry Program. He is also Adjunct Professor of Aviation Management in the International Aviation MBA Program at Concordia University's John Molson School of Business in Montreal, where he teaches courses on Airline Economics, Airline Management, and Air Carrier Planning and Operations. He directs the Passenger Origin-Destination Simulator (PODS) MIT Research Consortium funded by eight international airlines to explore forecasting, optimization and competitive impacts of revenue management. He has published articles on the topics of airline pricing, revenue management, competition operating costs and productivity analysis in Airline Business, Operations Research, Transportation Science, Decision Sciences, Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management and the Journal of Air Transport Management.
Air Transportation, Economics and Finance, Operations Research and Statistics