Survey Talks, Lecture Notes, and Other Resources

Survey Talks:


Lecture Notes and Other Resources:


Simple Mechanisms for Utility Maximization: Approximating Welfare in the I.I.D. Unit-Demand Setting
   with Taylor Lundy. [ paper ]

Non-Adaptive Matroid Prophet Inequalities
   with Shuchi Chawla, Anna R. Karlin, and J. Benjamin Miller. [ paper ]


A Constant Approximation for Private Interdependent Valuations
   with Alon Eden, Michal Feldman, Simon Mauras, and Divya Mohan, FOCS 2023. [ paper | talk ]

Private Interdependent Valuations
   with Alon Eden and Shuran Zheng, SODA 2022. [ paper ]

On Multi-Dimensional Gains from Trade Maximization
   with Yang Cai, Steven Ma, and Mingfei Zhao, SODA 2021. [ paper | talk ]

Optimal Mechanism Design for Single-Minded Agents
   with Nikhil R. Devanur, Raghuvansh R. Saxena, Ariel Schvartzman, and S. Matthew Weinberg, EC 2020. [ paper | talk ]
   Awarded Best Presentation by a Student or Postdoctoral Researcher

Reducing Inefficiency in Carbon Auctions with Imperfect Competition
   with Nicole Immorlica and Brendan Lucier, ITCS 2020. [ paper | talk ]
   also appeared in Tackling Climate Change with Machine Learning at NeurIPS 2019.

Bulow-Klemperer-Style Results for Welfare Maximization in Two-Sided Markets
   with Moshe Babaioff and Yannai A. Gonczarowski, SODA 2020. [ paper | talk ]

Combinatorial Auctions with Interdependent Valuations: SOS to the Rescue
   with Alon Eden, Michal Feldman, Amos Fiat, and Anna R. Karlin, EC 2019. [ paper | co-author talk ]
   Awarded Best Paper with Student Lead Authors
   Journal version in Mathematics of Operations Research. [ journal version ]

Simple and Approximately Optimal Pricing for Proportional Complementarities
   with Yang Cai, Nikhil R. Devanur, and R. Preston McAfee, EC 2019. [ paper | talk ]

When to Limit Market Entry under Mandatory Purchase
   with Meryem Essaidi and S. Matthew Weinberg, MD4SG 2019. [ paper | talk ]

Interdependent Values without Single-Crossing
   with Alon Eden, Michal Feldman, and Amos Fiat, EC 2018. [ paper | co-author talk ]

Revenue Maximization with an Uncertainty-Averse Buyer
   with Shuchi Chawla, J. Benjamin Miller, and Emmanouil Pountourakis, SODA 2018. [ paper | co-author talk ]

A Prior-Independent Revenue-Maximizing Auction for Multiple Additive Bidders
   with Anna R. Karlin, WINE 2016. [ paper ]

The FedEx Problem
   with Amos Fiat, Anna R. Karlin, and Elias Koutsoupias, EC 2016. [ paper | talk ]

Minimal Partial Languages and Automata
   with F. Blanchet-Sadri and Aidan Shackleton, CIAA 2014. [ paper ]
   Journal version in RAIRO-Theoretical Informatics and Applications, 2017. [ journal version ]


Mechanism Design for a Complex World: Rethinking Standard Assumptions
   PhD Thesis, University of Washington, June 2019. [ thesis ]


A Report on YoungEC '19
   ACM SIGecom Exchanges, 18.1, July 2020. [ paper ]

Mechanism Design for Social Good
   with Rediet Abebe, ACM SIGAI AI Matters, 4.3, October 2018. [ paper ]

A Report on the Workshop on Mechanism Design for Social Good
   with Rediet Abebe, ACM SIGecom Exchanges, 16.2, June 2018. [ paper ]