Philippe Steiner on matching and romance, and transplants

from Market Design at https://bit.ly/3lmnIEn on November 30, 2020 at 01:14PM  The French economic sociologist Philippe Steiner, who studies (among other things) how markets and gift giving can coexist, has a short piece about dating platforms. Plateformes d’appariement, rencontres amoureuses et mondes marchands ("Matching platforms, romantic encounters and trading worlds") by Philippe Steiner, Dans Revue […]

On ecosystems

from Econsalut at https://bit.ly/3o98MuW on November 30, 2020 at 08:44AM  ECOSYSTEM EDGE.Sustaining Competitiveness in the Face of Disruption Selected statements from the book: Each of the four ways in which the development of an ecosystem can unlock new… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! […]

Market design in Philosophy of the Social Sciences, by Philippe van Basshuysen

from Market Design at https://bit.ly/37jgpIp on November 29, 2020 at 01:10PM Philippe van Baßhuysen has an article now online in the journal Philosophy of the Social Sciences, focusing on market design, and taking as his main example the design of the labor clearinghouse for American doctors, the National Resident Matching Program. (He also includes some remarks about […]

Market Design Job Market Candidates in Econ and Computer Science (or a combination of the two) from SIGecom Exchanges

from Market Design at https://bit.ly/3me4r9r on November 27, 2020 at 01:46PM  Assaf Romm writes: "The editors of SIGecom Exchanges were kind enough to host on their November issue a list that I compiled containing profiles of market designers currently on the job market. The profiles contain links to their homepage and CVs, and a short […]