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Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences
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Kellogg Managerial Economics & Decision Sciences Department
The faculty is on the leading edge of fundamental research that has real-world impact around the globe. Topics include auctions, game theory, voting, information aggregation, and strategic behavior within and between organizations. This research is taught in economics and political science departments across the world and is in leading PhD textbooks.
Faculty in the MEDS department have won numerous research awards and have been elected to memberships of prestigious societies such as the Econometric Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Multiple Nobel-prize winners conducted fundamental research here. Additionally, the journal Games and Economic Behavior was founded in the MEDS department.
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New research explores consequences of high‐frequency trading and potential policy responses.VIEW PROFILE
A recent paper examines why workers in richer countries tend to experience faster wage growth.VIEW PROFILE
A new paper studies incomplete information games with ambiguity averse players.VIEW PROFILE
The Strategy of Conflict and the Technology of War
Sandeep Baliga, Tomas Sjostrom, Journal of Political Economy, 2020
Incomplete Information Games with Ambiguity Averse Players
Eran Hanany, Peter Klibanoff, Sujoy Mukerji, American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 2020
High-Frequency Trading and Market Performance
Markus Baldauf, Joshua Mollner, Journal of Finance, 2020
Quid Pro Quo? Corporate Returns to Campaign Contributions
Anthony Fowler, Haritz Garro, Jorg Spenkuch, Journal of Politics, 2020
The Political Economy of Debt and Entitlements
Nicola Persico, The Review of Economic Studies, 2020
Disorder and Discontinuity in Law and Morality
Alvaro Sandroni, Leo Katz, Theoretical Inquires in Law, 2020
Managerial Economic And Decision Sciences News
If you're sick of people breaching your 6-foot social distancing bubble, consider this game theory trick to avoid it
Alvaro Sandroni, Business Insider, June 10, 2020
Do Politicians Vote With Their Donors When Voters Are Distracted?
Jorg Spenkuch, Not Another Politics Podcast, June 03, 2020
Younger Workers Lose Out When Their Coworkers Delay Retirement
Alvaro Sandroni, Kellogg Insight, June 01, 2020
What Strong Crisis Leadership Looks Like during the Pandemic
Timothy Feddersen, Kellogg Insight, April 02, 2020
Do Doctors Who Supervise Residents Spend Less Time with Patients?
Jan A. Van Mieghem, Kellogg Insight, January 02, 2020
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