Dec 25 2010
Hongbin Cai has been named dean of the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University. Professor Cai’s research has included both theoretical and applied work covering political economy, bargaining theory, game theory, and Chinese economic development. He completed his Stanford doctoral thesis...
Jun 20 2010
Congratulations to my daughter, Elana Thurston-Milgrom, who has completed her masters degree at the Central European University in Budapest. Her thesis is “Verny and Wahr from A[ssimilationist]s to Z[ionists]”
Feb 9 2010
The FCC has just posted a video of my 2003 lecture there as part of their “distinguished economists” series. The video can be found here, or in the video below.
Jan 1 2010
On January 1, I apparently became the first economist ever to be awarded funds under the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) program of the National Science Foundation. I am principal investigator for Auctionomics on a proposal entitled “Incorporating Bidder Budgets in Multi-Item Auctions.”...