Market Design Working Group Meeting

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Michael Ostrovsky and Parag A. Pathak, Organizers

October 20-21, 2017

Feldstein Conference Room, 2nd Floor
1050 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, October 20
8:15 am
Coach Bus leaves Royal Sonesta Hotel for NBER
8:30 am
Continental Breakfast
9:00 am
Haluk Ergin, University of California, Berkeley
Tayfun Sönmez, Boston College
Utku Unver, Boston College
Efficient and Incentive Compatible Liver Exchange (slides)
9:45 am
Nikhil Agarwal, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Itai Ashlagi, Stanford University
Michael A. Rees, University of Toledo Medical Center
Paulo J. Somaini, Stanford University and NBER
Daniel C. Waldinger, New York University
An Empirical Framework for Sequential Assignments: The Allocation of Deceased Donor Kidneys
10:30 am
11:00 am
Eric Budish, University of Chicago and NBER
Robin S. Lee, Harvard University and NBER
Will the Market Fix the Market? A Theory of Stock Market Competition and Innovation
11:45 am
Albert "Pete" Kyle, University of Maryland
Jeongmin Lee, Washington University in St. Louis
Toward a Fully Continuous Exchange
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
Paul Milgrom, Stanford University
Ilya Segal, Stanford University
Deferred-Acceptance Clock Auctions and Radio Spectrum Reallocation (slides)
2:45 pm
Lawrence Ausubel, University of Maryland
Christina Aperjis, Power Auctions LLC
Oleg V. Baranov, University of Colorado, Boulder
Market Design and the FCC Incentive Auction
3:30 pm
Ulrich Doraszelski, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Katja Seim, Yale University and NBER
Michael Sinkinson, Yale University and NBER
Peichun Wang, Microsoft Research
Ownership Concentration and Strategic Supply Reduction
4:15 pm
New Directions: Transportation and Market Design
4:30 pm
Michael Ostrovsky, Stanford University and NBER
Michael Schwarz, Microsoft
Carpooling and the Economics of Self-Driving Cars
5:00 pm
Peter Cramton, University of Cologne
Richard Geddes, Cornell University
Axel Ockenfels, University of Cologne
Markets for Road Use: Eliminating Congestion through Scheduling, Routing, and Real-Time Road Pricing
5:30 pm
Juan Camilo Castillo, University of Pennsylvania
Dan Knoepfle, Uber
Glen Weyl, Microsoft
Surge Pricing Solves the Wild Goose Chase (slides)
6:00 pm
6:10 pm
Coach Bus leaves NBER for Royal Sonesta Hotel
7:00 pm
Group Dinner
Dante Restaurant at the Royal Sonesta Hotel
Saturday, October 21
8:15 am
Coach Bus leaves Royal Sonesta Hotel for NBER
8:30 am
Continental Breakfast
9:00 am
Parag A. Pathak, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Peng Shi, University of Southern California
How Well Do Structural Demand Models Work? Counterfactual Predictions in School Choice
9:45 am
Georgy Artemov, University of Melbourne
Yeon-Koo Che, Columbia University
Yinghua He, Rice University
Strategic `Mistakes': Implications for Market Design Research
10:30 am
11:00 am
Jacob D. Leshno, University of Chicago
Irene Y. Lo, Stanford University
The Cutoff Structure of Top Trading Cycles in School Choice
11:45 am
Esen Onur, CFTC
David Reiffen, CFTC
Lynn Riggs, CFTC
Haoxiang Zhu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Mechanism Selection and Trade Formation on Swap Execution Facilities: Evidence from Index CDS
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
Constantinos Daskalakis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christos H. Papadimitriou, University of California, Berkeley
Christos Tzamos, Microsoft Research
Does Information Revelation Improve Revenue? (slides)
2:45 pm
Dirk Bergemann, Yale University
Tibor Heumann, HEC - Montreal
Stephen Morris, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Information and Market Power
3:30 pm
New Directions: Development Economics and Market Design
4:00 pm
Jean-François Houde, University of Wisconsin-Madison and NBER
Terence R. Johnson, University of Notre Dame
Molly Lipscomb, University of Virginia
Laura A. Schechter, University of Wisconsin–Madison
Using Market Mechanisms to Increase the Take-up of Improved Sanitation in Senegal (slides)
4:30 pm
Reshmaan N. Hussam, Harvard University
Natalia Rigol, Harvard University and NBER
Benjamin N. Roth, Harvard University
Targeting High Ability Entrepreneurs Using Community Information: Mechanism Design in the Field
5:00 pm
Yusuke Narita, Yale University
Experimental Design as Market Design: Billions of Dollars Worth of Treatment Assignments
5:30 pm

Participant List

Atila AbdulkadirogluDuke University and NBER
Nikhil AgarwalMassachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Saurabh AminMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Joshua AngristMassachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Christina AperjisPower Auctions LLC
Nick ArnostiColumbia University
Georgy ArtemovUniversity of Melbourne
Lawrence AusubelUniversity of Maryland
Eduardo M. AzevedoUniversity of Pennsylvania
Oleg V. BaranovUniversity of Colorado, Boulder
Eric BudishUniversity of Chicago and NBER
Gabriel CarrollStanford University
Yeon-Koo CheColumbia University
Peter CramtonUniversity of Cologne
Constantinos DaskalakisMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Rahul DebUniversity of Toronto
Laura DovalCalifornia Institute of Technology
Jeremy T. FoxRice University and NBER
Drew FudenbergHarvard University
Guillaume HaeringerBaruch College
Nima HaghpanahPenn State University
Ron HarstadUniversity of Missouri
John W. HatfieldUniversity of Texas at Austin
Yinghua HeRice University
Tibor HeumannHEC - Montreal
Jean-François HoudeUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison and NBER
Reshmaan N. HussamHarvard University
Nicole ImmorlicaMicrosoft Research
Terence R. JohnsonUniversity of Notre Dame
Thomas JungbauerCornell University
Jakub KastlPrinceton University and NBER
Dan KnoepfleUber
Scott Duke KominersHarvard University
Albert "Pete" KyleUniversity of Maryland
Jeongmin (Mina) LeeWashington University in St. Louis
Robin S. LeeHarvard University and NBER
Jacob D. LeshnoUniversity of Chicago
Shengwu LiHarvard University
Irene Y. LoStanford University
Paul MilgromStanford University
Thayer MorrillNorth Carolina State University
Yusuke NaritaYale University
Christopher NeilsonPrinceton University and NBER
Axel OckenfelsUniversity of Cologne
Michael OstrovskyStanford University and NBER
Ariel PakesHarvard University and NBER
David ParkesHarvard University
Parag A. PathakMassachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Lynn RiggsCFTC
Benjamin N. RothHarvard University
Michael SchwarzMicrosoft
Peng ShiUniversity of Southern California
Michael SinkinsonYale University and NBER
Paulo J. SomainiStanford University and NBER
Kentaro TomoedaUniversity of Technology Sydney
Christos TzamosMicrosoft Research
M. Utku ÜnverBoston College
Daniel C. WaldingerNew York University
Glen WeylMicrosoft
Michael D. WhinstonMassachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
M. Bumin YenmezBoston College
Haoxiang ZhuMassachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
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