CCHE Friday Seminar Series: The Affordable Care Act, marriage penalties and marital status

from CCHE General Updates Archive Feed at on November 30, 2020 at 09:52PM We are pleased to welcome Lauren Jones this Friday December 4th. Canadian Centre for Health Economics View this email in your browser Dear All,   For this week’s CCHE Health Economics Series, we are pleased to welcome Lauren Jones this Friday […]

Philippe Steiner on matching and romance, and transplants

from Market Design at 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 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 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 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 […]