Whenever you turn your lights on, query Google, or stream a video on your phone, it’s likely an auction happened in the background. Our faculty discuss the decades of research that helped make auctions so ubiquitous.
Researchers: Robert Weber, Jeroen Swinkels, Sandeep Baliga, James Schummer and Joshua Mollner
November 11, 2020
The recent Nobel put the field of auction theory in the spotlight. An economist explains how it works, using his own research as a guide.
Researchers: Paul Milgrom and Joshua Mollner
October 29, 2020
But a small tweak to how trading orders are processed could help.
Researchers: Markus Baldauf and Joshua Mollner
September 3, 2019