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Market Design

Course Number:

47880


Program

PHD


Concentrations

Economics


Course Description

This is a PhD level course in the areas of matching markets and auction theory. Two-sided matching markets deal with settings in which one type of agents it to be matched with another type of agent (students to schools, workers to firms, etc.) in a nontransferable utility environment. Auction theory deal with settings in which object(s) is (are) to be allocated to a set of agents in a transferable utility environment.

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

None