Workshop 2023

INFORMS Workshop on Market Design 2023
King's College, London, UK
July 9-11, 2023

(in conjunction with the ACM EC 2023 conference)

The 5th INFORMS workshop on market design is organized by the INFORMS Section on Auctions and Market Design in conjunction with the ACM EC 2023 conference.

The three-day workshop will be organized around featured presentations of the cutting edge market design topics. 

  • July 9-11, 8:30am-11:00am

  • To attend the workshop, please complete the EC23 registration here.  (Unfortunately, it is not possible to register for the workshop only.)

Workshop Program and Tentative Schedule   

Sunday, July 9
8:30-9:00 BST: 
Employees versus Contractors: An Operational Perspective
Ilan Lobel, New York University

9:00-9:30 BST: 
Strategic Decentralized Matching: The Effects of Information Frictions
Leeat Yariv, Princeton University

9:30-10:00 BST: Break

10:00-10:30 BST:
Quality and Externalities on Platforms
Peter Coles, Airbnb

10:30-11:00 BST:
Learning Bayesian Nash Equilibria in Auction Games
Martin Bichler, Technical University of Munich

Monday, July 10
8:30-9:30 BST: 
Auctions Between Regret-Minimizing Agents
Noam Nisan, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Tuesday, July 11
8:30-9:00 BST:
Redesigning Volunteer Match’s Ranking Algorithm: Toward More Equitable Access to Volunteers
Vahideh Manshadi, Yale University

9:00-9:30 BST: 
Redesigning Framework Agreement Auctions in Chile Reduces Government Spending
Daniela Saban, Stanford University

9:30-10:00 BST: Break

10:00-11:00 BST:
Differentiable economics: Using deep learning to discover new market designs
David C. Parkes, Harvard University and DeepMind