Game Theory Fall 2008

Information on the Game Theory seminar is kept here. This is an informal reading group meeting Fridays 9:30-11:00 in E212 on the Kirchberg Campus.

The website of the previous instantiation of this seminar can be found here.


Presentations are Fridays 9:30-11:00 in E212 on the Kirchberg campus.

Date Presenter Outline
September 26 Organization, assignment of papers
October 3 Google Video lecture on Algorithmic Mechanism design given by Noam Nisan.
October 10 Baptiste A Game-Theoretic Framework for Analyzing Trust-Inference Protocols (Presentation slides)
October 17 cancelled
October 24 Davide Mechanism Design Without Money (Presentation slides)
October 31 cancelled
November 7 Ton The Social Cost of Cheap Pseudonyms (Presentation slides)
November 14 cancelled
November 21 cancelled
November 28 Marija Algorithmic Mechanism Design
December 5 Jun Introduction to Alternating-time Temporal Logic
December 12 Sjouke Strategic Games on Defense Trees
December 19 Sasa Rational Secure Computation and Ideal Mechanism Design

Reading material


For questions and comments contact Sasa.