The Future Of Economic Design: The Continuing Development Of A Field As Envisioned By Its Researchers by Jean-françois LaslierThe Future Of Economic Design: The Continuing Development Of A Field As Envisioned By Its Researchers by Jean-françois Laslier

The Future Of Economic Design: The Continuing Development Of A Field As Envisioned By Its…

byJean-françois LaslierEditorHerv Moulin, M. Remzi Sanver

Hardcover | October 12, 2019

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This collection of essays represents responses by over eighty scholars to an unusual request: give your high level assessment of the field of economic design, as broadly construed. Where do we come from? Where do we go from here? The book editors invited short, informal reflections expressing deeply felt but hard to demonstrate opinions, unsupported speculation, and controversial views of a kind one might not normally risk submitting for review. The contributors - both senior researchers who have shaped the field and promising, younger researchers - responded with a diverse collection of provocative pieces, including: retrospective assessments or surveys of the field; opinion papers; reflections on critical points for the development of the discipline; proposals for the immediate future; "science fiction"; and many more. The readers should have fun reading these unusual pieces - as much as the contributors enjoyed writing them.


Jean-François Laslier  works at the CNRS (French National Center of Scientific Research). With a background in Mathematics, he obtained his PhD in Economics (Cnam Paris) in 1991. His research interests include Mathematical Economics, Games and Social Choice Theory, and Political Science. He does research on democracy, and in particula...
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Title:The Future Of Economic Design: The Continuing Development Of A Field As Envisioned By Its…Format:HardcoverDimensions:537 pagesPublished:October 12, 2019Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3030180492

ISBN - 13:9783030180492

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Table of Contents

Preface.- General Aspects.- Aggregation and Voting.- Algorithms and Complexity.- Axiomatics.- Behavioral Aspects.- Fair Division.- Implementation.- Interpersonal Relations.- Law.- Matching and Markets.- New Technologies.