Department of Informatics – Computation and Economics Research Group

 

Publications

Working Papers

  1. The Naive versus the Adaptive Boston Mechanism.
    Timo Mennle and Sven Seuken. June 2014.[pdf]
  2. Hybrid Mechanisms: Trading off Strategyproofness and Efficiency in One-Sided Matching.
    Timo Mennle and Sven Seuken. Working paper. April 2014.[pdf]
  3. Design and Analysis of a Hidden Peer-to-peer Backup Market.
    Sven Seuken, Denis Charles, Max Chickering, Mary Czerwinski, Kamal Jain, David C. Parkes, Sidd Puri, and Desney Tan. In preparation for journal submission.[pdf] [SystemDemo.wmv] [MarketUIDemo.wmv]
  4. Behavioral Factors in Market User Interface Design.
    Sven Seuken, David C. Parkes, Eric Horvitz, Kamal Jain, Mary Czerwinski, and Desney Tan. Currently under review at ACM Transactions on Economics and Computation.[pdf]
  5. Work Accounting Mechanisms: Theory and Practice.
    Sven Seuken, Michel Meulpolder, Dick H. J. Epema, David C. Parkes, Johan A. Pouwelse, and Jie Tang. In preparation for journal submission.[pdf]
  6. Selfishness vs. Altruism in P2P Networks: A Field Experiment.
    Sven Seuken, Johan Pouwelse, and David Parkes. In preparation for journal submission.

Published Papers (Peer-Reviewed)

  1. An Axiomatic Approach to Characterizing and Relaxing Strategyproofness of One-sided Matching Mechanisms [Extended Abstract].
    Timo Mennle and Sven Seuken. In Proceedings of the 15th ACM Conference on Economics and Computation (EC), Palo Alto, USA, June 2014.[current working paper],[extended abstract in ACM dl]
  2. Adaptive Home Heating under Weather and Price Uncertainty using GPs and MDPs.
    Mike Shann and Sven Seuken. In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS), Paris, France, May 2014.[pdf]
  3. Sybil-proof Accounting Mechanisms with Transitive Trust.
    Sven Seuken and David C. Parkes. In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS), Paris, France, May 2014.[pdf]
  4. An Active Learning Approach to Home Heating in the Smart Grid.
    Mike Shann and Sven Seuken. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Beijing, China, August 2013.[pdf]
  5. Market User Interface Design.
    Sven Seuken, David C. Parkes, Eric Horvitz, Kamal Jain, Mary Czerwinski, and Desney Tan. In Proceedings of the 13th ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (EC), Valencia, Spain, June 2012.[pdf]
  6. CrowdManager - Combinatorial Allocation and Pricing of Crowdsourcing Tasks with Time Constraints.
    Patrick Minder, Sven Seuken, Avi Bernstein, Mengia Zollinger. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Social Computing and User Generated Content (SCUGC), Valencia, Spain, June 2012.[pdf]
  7. Market User Interface Design [Extended Abstract].
    Sven Seuken, David C. Parkes, Eric Horvitz, Kamal Jain, Mary Czerwinski, and Desney Tan. In Proceedings of the Second Conference on Auctions, Market Mechanisms and Their Applications (AMMA), New York, NY, August 2011.[pdf]
  8. Sharing in BitTorrent can be Rational [Extended Abstract].
    Mike Ruberry and Sven Seuken. In Proceedings of the Second Conference on Auctions, Market Mechanisms and Their Applications(AMMA), New York, NY, August 2011.[pdf]
  9. Incentive-Compatible Escrow Mechanisms.
    Jens Witkowski, Sven Seuken, and David C. Parkes. In Proceedings of the Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), San Francisco, CA, August 2011.[pdf]
  10. On the Sybil-Proofness of Accounting Mechanisms.
    Sven Seuken and David C. Parkes. In Proceedings of the Workshop on the Economics of Networks, Systems, and Computation (NetEcon), San Jose, CA, June 2011.[pdf]
  11. Hidden Market Design (Challenge Paper).
    Sven Seuken, Kamal Jain, David C. Parkes. In Proceedings of the Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Atlanta, GA, July 2010.[pdf]
  12. Accounting Mechanisms for Distributed Work Systems.
    Sven Seuken, Jie Tang, David C. Parkes. In Proceedings of the Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Atlanta, GA, July 2010.[pdf]
  13. Market Design and Analysis for a P2P Backup System.
    Sven Seuken, Denis Charles, Max Chickering, and Sidd Puri. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Electronic Commerence (EC), Cambridge, MA, June 2010.[pdf]
  14. Hybrid Transitive Trust Mechanisms.
    Jie Tang, Sven Seuken, David C. Parkes. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS) , Toronto, CA, May 2010.[pdf]
  15. Hidden Markets: UI Design for a P2P Backup Application.
    Sven Seuken, Kamal Jain, Desney Tan, and Mary Czerwinski. In Proceedings of the Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) , Atlanta, GA, April 2010.[pdf]
  16. Designing User Interfaces for Hidden Markets.
    Sven Seuken, Denis Charles, Max Chickering, and Sidd Puri. In Proceedings of the IJCAI Workshop on Intelligence and Interaction, Pasadena, CA, July 2009.[pdf]
  17. Market Design and Analysis for a P2P Backup System.
    Sven Seuken, Denis Charles, Max Chickering, and Sidd Puri. In Proceedings of the Workshop on the Economics of Networks, Systems, and Computation (NetEcon), Stanford, CA, July 2009.[pdf]
  18. Market Design for a P2P Backup System.
    Sven Seuken, Denis Charles, Max Chickering, and Sidd Puri. Extended abstract at the 1st Conference on Auctions, Market Mechanisms and Applications (AMMA), Boston, MA, May 2009.[pdf]
  19. Handling Interdependent Values in an Auction Mechanism for Enhanced Bandwidth Allocation in Tactical Data Networks.
    Mark Klein, David C. Parkes, Daniel Plakosh, Sven Seuken, and Kurt Wallnau. In Proceedings of the Workshop on the Economics of Networks, Systems, and Computation (NetEcon), Seattle, WA, August 2008.[pdf]
  20. Partially-Synchronized DEC-MDPs in Dynamic Mechanism Design.
    Sven Seuken, Ruggiero Cavallo, and David Parkes. In Proceedings of the 23rd Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Chicago, Illinois, July 2008.[pdf]
  21. Formal Models and Algorithms for Decentralized Decision Making Under Uncertainty.
    Sven Seuken and Shlomo Zilberstein. In Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (JAAMAS), 17:2, pp. 190-250, 2008.[pdf]
  22. Improved Memory-Bounded Dynamic Programming for Decentralized POMDPs.
    Sven Seuken and Shlomo Zilberstein. In Proceedings of the 23rd Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI), Vancouver, Canada, July 2007.[pdf]
  23. Memory-Bounded Dynamic Programming for DEC-POMDPs.
    Sven Seuken and Shlomo Zilberstein. In Proceedings of the 20th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI), Hyderabad, India, January 2007.[pdf]
  24. EMIKA System: Architecture and Prototypic Realization.
    Guenter Mueller, Torsten Eymann, Norbert Nopper, and Sven Seuken. In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), The Hague, The Netherlands, October 2004.[pdf][ps]