Research Seminar Spring 2018

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.D.29 (can vary; see schedule)
  • Time: Tuesdays 16:30-18:00 (see schedule)
  • Organizer: Steffen Schuldenzucker

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 Steffen Schuldenzucker, who will add you to our mailing list.


Date Room Speaker Title
Tue, 20.02.2018 1.D.29 Ye Wang Locally Monotone Payment Rules in Combinatorial Auctions (MSc thesis defense)
Tue, 13.03.2018 1.D.29 Juan Manuel Sánchez, Technical University of Madrid Multi-sided Platforms: Theory and Simulation Methods
Tue, 20.03.2018 1.D.29 Benjamin Walter, CREST, Paris An equilibrium model of the market for Bitcoin mining
Tue, 10.04.2018 1.D.29 Orçun Karaca, ETH Zürich Designing Coalition-Proof Reverse Auctions over Continuous Goods
Tue, 15.05.2018 1.D.29 Ludwig Dierks The Power of Machine Learning and Market Design for Cloud Computing Admission Control
Tue, 22.05.2018 1.D.29 Vitor Bosshard Non-Decreasing Payment Rules for Combinatorial Auctions (IJCAI practice talk)
Tue, 29.05.2018 1.D.29 Steffen Schuldenzucker Strategic Formation of Financial Networks with Credit Default Swaps (report on ongoing research)
Tue, 03.07.2018, 10:30 1.D.29 Gianluca Brero Combinatorial Auctions via Machine Learning-based Preference Elicitation (IJCAI practice talk)