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Stanley Reiter

Stanley Reiter

Morrison Professor of Economics,
Mathematics and Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences

Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences (MEDS)

Jacobs Center 567
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL 60208-2009, USA
Phone: 1 847 491 2531

 

Books

 

1. Reiter, S., editor, Studies in Mathematical Economics, Mathematical Association of America, 1987.

2. Reiter, S. (with T. Groves and R. Radner, editors), Information, Incentives & Economic Mechanisms, Essays in Honour of Leonid Hurwicz, University of Minnesota Press, 1987.

3. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), Computation Complexity in Economic Behavior and Organization, Cambridge University Press, 2002.

4. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz), Designing Economic Mechanisms, Cambridge University Press, 2006.

   
Published Papers
 

1. Reiter, S. (with Koopmans, T.C.), "A Model of Transportation," Activity Analysis of Production and Allocation, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1951.

2. Reiter, S., (with Hildreth, C.), "On the Choice of A Crop Rotation Plan," Activity Analysis of Production and Allocation, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1951.

3. Reiter, S. "Trade Barriers in Activity Analysis," The Review of Economics Studies, August 1963.

4. Reiter, S., "Review of J.C.C. McKinsey, 'Introduction to the Theory of Games,'" American Economic Review, December 1953.

5. Reiter, S., "Estimates of Bounded Relative Error for the Ratios of Variances of Normal Distributions," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 1956.

6. Reiter, S., "Surrogates for Uncertain Decision Problems--Minimal Information for Decision-Making," Econometrica, April 1957.

7. Reiter, S. (with J.R.T. Hughes), "The First 1945 British Steamships," Journal of the American Statistical Association, June 1958.

8. Reiter, S., "Market Price Formation, Part I," Econometric Society, Chicago, Illinois, December 1958, abstract in Econometrica, April 1959, p. 313.

9. Reiter, S. (with L. Davis and J.R.T. Hughes), "Aspects of Quantitative Research in Economic History," Journal of Economic History, Vol. XX, No. 4, December 1960.

10. Reiter, S., "Efficient International Trade and Equalization of Factor Prices," International Economic Review, Vol. II, No. 1, January 1961.

11. Reiter, S., "A Note on Convexity of the Aggregate Production Set," Journal of Political Economy, Vol. LXIX, No. 4, August 1961.

12. Reiter, S. (with E. Ames), "Distribution of Correlation Coefficients in Economic Time Series," Journal of the American Statistical Association, Vol. LVI, No. 295, September 1961.

13. Reiter, S., "Allocating Indivisible Resources Affording External Economics or Diseconomies," International Economic Review, Vol. III, No. 1, January 1962.

14. Reiter, S. (with J. Beshers), "Social Status and Social Change," Behavioral Science, Vol. 8, No. 1, January 1963.

15. Reiter, S., "Choosing an Investment Program Among Interdependent Projects," Review of Economic Studies, Vol. XXX (1), No. 82, February 1963. Reprinted in Readings in Welfare Economics, a Selection of Papers from the Review of Economic Studies, edited by M.J. Farrell, (London: MacMillan; New York, St. Martin’s Press, 1973.)

16. Reiter, S. (with G.R. Sherman), "Discrete Optimizing," Journal of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Volume 13, No. 3, September 1965.

17. Reiter, S., "A System for Managing Job Shop Production," Journal of Business, University of Chicago, July 1966, Vol. XXXIX, No. 3.

18. Reiter, S. (with D. Rice), "Discrete Optimizing Solution Procedures for Linear and Nonlinear Integer Programming Problems," Management Science, Vol. 12, No. 11, pp. 829-850, July 1966.

19. Reiter, S., "Review of Dantzig, G., 'Linear Programming and its Extensions," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 1966.

20. Reiter, S. (with L. Davis and J.R.T. Hughes), "Aspects of Quantitative Research in Economics History," R.M. Robertson, (London: Edward Arnold).

21. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz), "On the Boundedness of the Feasible Set Without Convexity Assumptions," International Economic Review, Vol. 14, No. 3, 1973.

22. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), "The Informational Size of Message Spaces," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 161-192, June 1974.

23. Reiter, S., "The Knowledge Revealed by an Allocation Process and the Informational Size of the Message Space," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 389-396, June 1974.

24. Reiter, S., "Informational Efficiency of Interactive Processes and the Size of Message Spaces," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 193-205, June 1974.

25. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz and R. Radner), "A Stochastic Decentralized Allocation Process: Part I," Econometrica, Vol. 43, No. 2, March 1975.

26. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz and R. Radner), "A Stochastic Decentralized Resource Allocation Process: Part II," Econometrica, Vol. 43, No. 3, May 1975.

27. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), "Construction of a Continuous Utility Function for a Class of Preferences," Journal of Mathematical Economics, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 227-247, December 1976.

28. Reiter, S., "Information, Incentive and Performance in the (New)2 Welfare Economics," Papers and Proceedings of the Eighty-Ninth Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association, The American Economic Review, Vol. 67, No. 1, February 1977. Reprinted in Studies in Mathematical Economics, ed. by S. Reiter, Mathematical Association of America, 1987.

29. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), "Economic Environments for Which There are Pareto Satisfactory Mechanisms," Econometrica, Vol. 4, pp. 821-842, May 1977.

30. Reiter, S., “A Dynamic Process of Exchange,” Essays in Contemporary Fields of Economics in Honor of E.T. Weiler, ed. by George Horwich and James T. Quirk, 1981.

31. Reiter, S. (with J.R.T. Hughes), "A Preface on Modeling the Regulated United States Economy," Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 1381-1421, Summer 1981.

32. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), “On the Existence of a Locally Stable Dynamic Process with a Statically Minimal Message Space,” February 1983, Information, Incentives, and Economic Mechanisms, Essays in Honor of Leonid Hurwicz, University of Minnesota Press, 1984.

33. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), "Approximation in a Continuous Model of Computing," Journal of Complexity, Vol. 1, pp. 158-168, 1985.

34. Reiter, S., "Nancy Schwartz," The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, edited by J. Eatwell, M. Milgate and P. Newman, Macmillan Press, 1987, Pg. 128.

35. Reiter, S. (with S. Reichelstein), "Game Forms with Minimal Message Spaces," Econometrica, Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 661-692, May, 1988.

36. Reiter, S., "Efficient Allocation," The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics, edited by J. Eatwell, M. Milgate and P. Newman, Macmillan Press, 1987, 108-120.

. 37. Reiter, S., "Final Report of the Working Group on Markets and Organizations, Ten Year Outlook in the Behavioral and Social Sciences," National Research Council, Leading Edges In Social And Behavioral Science, edited by R. Duncan Luce, Neil J. Smelser, and Dean R. Gerstein, published by the Russell Sage Foundation, 1989.

38. Reiter, S. (with C. Simon), "Decentralized Dynamic Processes For Finding Equilibrium," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 56, No. 2, pp. 400-425, April 1992.

39. Reiter, S., “A Decentralized Process for Finding Equilibria Given by Linear Equations,” February, 1994. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, Vol. 91, pp. 7169–7173, July 1994.

40. Reiter, S., “On Endogenous Economic Regulation,Economic Design, Vol. 2, 211-243, 1996.

41. Reiter, S., “Sobre la Regulacion Politica Endogena,” Cuardernos Economicos, 1996/1, No. 62, 29-62.

42. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), “A Lower Bound on Computational Complexity Given by Revelation Mechanisms,” Economic Theory,
Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 237-266, March 1996.

43. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), “A Modular Network Model of Bounded Rationality,” Organizations with Incomplete Information (ed. M. Majumdar), Cambridge University Press, New York, pp. 306-340, 1998.

44. Reiter, S., “On Coordination, Externalities, and Organization,Designing Institutions for Environmental and Resource Management, edited by Edna Tusak Loehman and D. Marc Kilgour, published by Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, Cheltenham, UK,1998.

45. Reiter, S., “Knowledge, Discovery and Growth,” Coordination Theory and Collaboration Technology, edited by G.M. Olson, T.W. Malone & J.B. Smith; Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Mahwah, NJ, 2001.

46. Reiter, S., “Interdependent Preferences and Groups of Agents,” Journal of Public Economic Theory, Vol. 3, No. 1, January 2001.

47. Reiter, S., “Coordination of Economic Activity: An Example,” Review of Economic Design, Vol. 6, pp. 263-288, 2001.

48. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz), “Transversals, Systems of Distinct Representatives, Mechanism Design, and Matching,” Review of Economic Design, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2001.

   
Preprints, Discussion Papers
 

1. Reiter, S., "Additivity in Linear Models of Production," Econometric Society, abstract in Econometrica, July 1951.

2. Reiter, S., "Technological and Organizational Structures of Production," Technical Report No. 4, ONR Contract N60nn-25133, Department of Economics, Stanford University, June 1952, Discussion Paper.

3. Reiter, S., "Some Considerations Affecting the Analysis of Economic Organization: An Example," Technical Report No. 7, Office of Naval Research Project, Contract No. N6 ONR-25133, Department of Economics, Stanford University, March 1953, Discussion Paper.

4. Reiter, S. (with H. Chernoff), "Selecting a Distribution Function to Minimize an Expectation Subject to Side Conditions," Stanford University Technical Report No. 23, 1954, Discussion Paper.

5. Reiter, S., "A Model of University Operations," Technical Report No. 1, Statistical Laboratory, Purdue University, July 1955, Discussion Paper.

6. Reiter, S., "A Market Adjustment Mechanism," Krannert School of Industrial Administration, Institute Paper Series No. 1, Purdue University, 1960, Discussion Paper.

7. Reiter, S. (with D. Rice), "A Computational Method for Integer Programming With Linear or Quadratic Objectives and Constraints," The Institute of Management Science, Vienna, September 1965.

8. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), "Continuous Representation of Preferences," CMS-EMS (The Center for Mathematical Studies in Economics and Management Science, Northwestern University), April 1974, Discussion Paper No. 11.

9. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), "On the Definition of Informational Size," CMS-EMS, December 1974, Discussion Paper No. 120.

10. Reiter, S., "A Model of Technology With Innovation," CMS-EMS, September 1978, Discussion Paper No. 346.

11. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz and D. Saari), "On Constructing Mechanisms With Message Spaces of Minimal Dimension for Smooth Performance Functions," Mimeo, 1978.

12. Reiter S., "A Market Adjustment Process: Institute paper No. 1 Revisited." Symposium in honor of E.T. Wiler, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. Essays in Contemporary Fields of Economics in Honor of E.T. Weiler, ed. by George Horwich and James T. Quirk, 1981.

13. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz and D. Saari), "On Constructing Informationally Decentralized Process Implementing a Given Performance Function," presented at Aix-en-Provence, France, Econometric Society World Congress, 1980.

14. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz and D. Saari), "An Explicit Analysis of the Case Where Each of the Two Agents Has Three Parameters (n=2, k1 = k2 = 3), " Mimeo, 1980.

15. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), "Computational Complexity of Resource Allocation Mechanisms," Mimeo, November 1983.

16. Reiter, S., "How a Network of Processors Can Schedule Its Work,” CMS-EMS, April 1984, Discussion Paper No. 605.

17. Reiter, S., "Computing and Organization," Handout, Decentralization Conference, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, April 16, 1988.

18. Reiter, S., "Economic Organization and Distributed Computing," presented at Minisymposium SIAM Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 14, 1988.

19. Reiter, S., "A Decentralized Linear Process for Finding Equilibria," CMS-EMS, November 1991, Discussion Paper No. 967.

20. Reiter, S., "Knowledge, Discovery and Growth," CMS-EMS, July 14, 2005, Discussion Paper No. 1011.

21. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), “Essential Revelation Mechanisms and Computational Complexity,” CMS-EMS, May 1993, Discussion Paper No. 1047.

22. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), “On Modeling Computing with Human Agents,” CMS-EMS, January 1994, Discussion Paper No. 1080.

23. Reiter, S., “On Endogenous Economic Regulation,” CMS-EMS, October 25, 1993, revised January 5, 1994, Discussion Paper No. 1082.

24. Reiter, S. (with K. Mount), “A Lower Bound on Computational Complexity Given by Revelation Mechanisms,” CMS-EMS, March 1994, Discussion Paper No. 1085.

25. Reiter, S., “Coordination and the Structure of Firms,” CMS-EMS, May 1995, revised September 1996, Discussion Paper No. 1121.

26. Reiter, S. (with L. Hurwicz), “On Transversals and Systems of Distinct Representatives,” (formerly entitled “On Representing Classes of Sets), CMS-EMS, January 1997, revised January 2000, Discussion Paper No. 1176R.

27. Reiter, S., “Interdependent Preferences and Groups of Agents,”
CMS-EMS, August 1998, revised March 2000, Discussion Paper No.
1217.

28. Reiter, S., “Coordination of Economic Activity: An Example
CMS-EMS, June 1999, Discussion Paper No. 1263.

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