Carnegie Mellon University

Mechanism Design

Course Number: 47884

This course is an advanced class on theory and applications of mechanism design. Theoretically, the course focuses on recent development in mechanism design: on topics such as robust mechanism design, mechanism design with multiple dimensions of heterogeneity, and behavioral mechanism design. The applications include: optimal taxation, optimal selling mechanisms, auctions, etc.

Degree: PhD
Concentration: Economics
Academic Year: 2022-2023
Semester(s): Mini 3
Required/Elective: Elective
Units: 6

Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk