Seminar Schedule Spring 2011

The EconCS Group holds Economics and Computer Science research seminars each semester.

Spring 2011 meetings are held at 1 until 2:30 on Thursdays in Maxwell Dworkin 221.

DateSpeaker(s) Topic

February 10 Mike Ruberry & Victor Shnayder Incentive Compatible Decision Markets
 February 24  Jens Witkowski (1st)

 Ian Kash (2nd)
 Incentive-Compatible Escrow Mechanisms (1st)

Impersonation Strategies in Auctions (2nd)

 March 3  Rohan Narayana Murty  Opportunistic Wireless Network Architectures
 March 10   Alice Gao (1st)

 John Lai (2nd)
 Market Manipulation with Outside Incentives (1st)

Economics of BitTorrent Communities (2nd)
 March 24  Renato Leme  Price of Anarchy in Keyword Auctions
 April 7  Ben-Alexander Cassell (1st)

 Jie Zhang (2nd)
 Access Point Selection under Emerging Wireless Technologies (1st)

Computational Complexity of Discrete Fixed Points (2nd)
 April 14  Scott Duke Kominers  Multilateral Matching
 April 21  Munther Dahleh   Price Volatility in the future Grid:  A Control Perspective

 May 12
*MD 123*
 Jason Hartline  Truth or Envy?
*please note special time and place*
June 17
*MD 223*

Ludek Cigler
Reaching correlated equilibria through multiagent learning

*please note special time and place*
June 23
*MD 221*
Charlotte Szostek Automated Algorithmic Trading: Controllability of Market Dynamics
*please note special time and place*

Contact Information

Yiling Chen
Maxwell Dworkin 233
(617) 495-3298

David C. Parkes
Maxwell Dworkin 229
(617) 384-8130

Ariel Procaccia

Yaron Singer
Maxwell Dworkin 239
(617) 496-9271

Milind Tambe
Maxwell Dworkin 125
(617) 998-2423