Matching problems under preferences have been studied extensively by economists, game theorists, computer scientists and mathematicians since the seminal paper by Gale and Shapley appeared in 1962. The main motivation for the research in this area is coming from the applications, the centralised matching schemes, that have been established since 1952 to allocate residents to hospitals, students to schools or universities, and kidneys to patients, just to mention a few. The scientists in this field not only study the theoretical questions arising in the applications, but often initiate new applications and help to design or redesign existing matching schemes. This work has also been recognised with the 2012 Nobel memorial award in economic sciences given to Roth and Shapley. In our project we will conduct a multidisciplinary research focusing on the game theoretic, algorithmic and mathematical aspects of market design. Besides the theoretical research motivated by the applications, we will continue our involvement in the design of practical applications.
Website of the research group: http://mechanismdesign.eu/
Venue: MTA HTK 1097 Budapest Tóth Kálmán u. 4. fszt. K0.11-12 Bisztray Márta: A külföldi működőtőke beruházások és a nemzetközi kereskedelemben való részvétel közvetett hatásai (habilitációs előadás) 2019. január 21. HÉTFŐ MTA Humán Tudományok Kutatóháza, 1097 ... Details »
Venue: MTA Research House, conference room nr. K11-12, ground floor, 4 Tóth Kálmán street, 1097 Budapest. The Centre for Economic and Regional Studies of Hungarian Academy of Sciences launched a new seminar series in 2013. A quarterly event, it features the ... Details »
Venue: MTA Research House, conference room nr. K11-12, ground floor, 4 Tóth Kálmán street, 1097 Budapest Hansjörg Herr (Berlin School of Economics and Law, FMM Fellow and Berlin Institute for International Political Economy): Underdevelopment and unregulated markets: why free markets do ... Details »
Complexity of finding Pareto-efficient allocations of highest welfare was presented by Péter BIRÓ at the International School Choice and Reform Conference.
Conference presentations at the 8th VOCAL Optimization Conference: Advanced Algorithms: IP solutions for international kidney exchange programmes – Péter Biró, Márton Gyetvai, Radu-Stefan Mincu, Alexandru Popa, Utkarsh ... Details »
Does risk sorting explain bubbles? was presented by Hubert János KISS at the 43rd Simposio de la Asociación Española de Economía-Spanish Economic Association (SAEe).