EconCS @ UC Berkeley


Spring 2013

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May 7 | Milosh Drezgich on Matrix Multiplicative Updates and Some Nonzero Sum Games.

Apr 30 | Renato Paes Leme (Microsoft) on Overcoming impossibilities in budgeted mechanism design.   [ paper ] 

Apr 23 | Yaron Singer (Google Research) on The Friendship Paradox in Power Law Networks.  

Apr 16 | Eric Friedman (ICSI, UC Berkeley) on An Introduction to Surreal Numbers and Combinatorial Games.  

Apr 9 | Miklos Racz (UC Berkeley) on Election manipulation: the average-case.   [ paper ] 

Apr 2 | Ramesh Johari (Stanford) on Mean Field Equilibria of Multiarmed Bandit Games.   [ paper ] 

Mar 26 | Spring Break (UC Berkeley) on Not meeting this week.   [ paper ] 

Mar 19 | Ilan Adler (UC Berkeley) on The reduction of certain linear complementarity problems to bimatrix games.  

Mar 12 | Inbal Talgam-Cohen (Stanford) on Refine Predictions Ad Infinitum?.   [ paper ] 

Mar 5 | Ioannidis Stratis (Technicolor) on Budget Feasible Mechanisms for Experimental Design.  

Feb 26 | Kshipra Bhawalkar (Stanford) on Opinion Formation Games.  

Feb 19 | Alex Fabrikant (Google) on Best-Response Dynamics Out of Sync.  

Feb 12 | Udi Weinsberg (Technicolor Research, Palo Alto) on Towards Building a Privacy-Preserving Recommender System.  

Feb 5 | C. Matthew Leister (UC Berkeley) on Trading Networks and Equilibrium Intermediation.   [ paper ] 

Jan 29 | Rafael Frongillo (UC Berkeley) on General Characterizations of Truthfulness via Convex Analysis.   [ paper ] 

Jan 22 | Valerio Capraro (U Southampton) on A Solution Concept for Games with Altruism and Cooperation.   [ paper ] [ slides ]