Fall 2015

Economics and Computation Boot Camp

Aug 24, 2015 to Aug 27, 2015 

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Christos Papadimitriou (UC Berkeley), Tim Roughgarden (Stanford University)

The Boot Camp is intended to acquaint program participants with the key themes of the program. Each speaker will give a mini-course of two lectures on the topics below.

Kenneth Arrow (Stanford University): "Approximating Competitive Equilibria: A History"
Costis Daskalakis (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "Complexity and Algorithmic Game Theory"
Drew Fudenberg (Harvard University): "Learning in Games"
Jason Hartline (Northwestern University): "Multi-Dimensional and Non-Linear Mechanism Design and Approximation"
Christos Papadimitriou (UC Berkeley): "On Algorithmic Game Theory"
Tim Roughgarden (Stanford University): "Near-Optimal Equilibria"
Rakesh Vohra (University of Pennsylvania): "Scarf's Lemma and Applications"

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