Research Seminar Fall 2015

Each week, we hold a research seminar where speakers present work on topics at the intersection of Computer Science and Economics. Some of the presentations may be work in progress, while others may be presentations on papers that are already published. Everyone is welcome to attend! No registration necessary.


  • Room: BIN 1.E.01 (can vary; see schedule)
  • Time: Mondays or Tuesdays, 16:00-17:30 (see schedule)
  • Organizer: Mike Shann

Mailing List

If you would like to be informed about upcoming talks in this seminar and about other talks on topics related to Economics and Computer Science, then please send an email to Mike Shann, who will add you to our mailing list.


Date Room Speaker Title
Mon, 31.8.2015 BIN 1.D.07 Benedikt Buenz New Core-Selecting Payment Rules with Better Fairness and Incentive Properties
Tue, 20.10.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Dr. Paul Dütting Truthful Outcomes from Non-Truthful Position Auctions
Mon, 26.10.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Balz Caflisch Charging Electric Vehicles with MDPs and GPs
Tue, 27.10.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Timo Mennle The Pareto Frontier for Random Mechanisms
Tue, 10.11.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Dmitry Moor Combinatorial and Double Auctions with Allocation Uncertainty
Tue, 17.11.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Daniel Abächerli Computing Pareto Frontiers for Randomized Mechanisms
Mon, 23.11.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Andreas Perschak Overbidding Strategies in Combinatorial Auctions
Mon, 30.11.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Timo Mennle Trade-offs between Strategyproofness and Efficiency of Ordinal Mechanisms
Mon, 7.12.2015
BIN 1.E.01 Gianluca Brero Towards Machine Learning Enhanced Combinatorial Auctions?
Mon, 14.12.2015 BIN 1.E.01 Steffen Schuldenzucker Consistency of bank defaults in financial networks with continuous credit default swaps

Past Seminars