Alvin E. Roth

Dept. of Economics, Stanford University

Landau Economics Building

579 Serra Mall

STANFORD, CA 94305-6072

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

The Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks

Number of pages: 108 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Yale Law School, University of Chicago Law School and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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An Experimental Analysis of Ending Rules in Internet Auctions

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Dan Ariely, Axel Ockenfels and Alvin E. Roth
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, University of Cologne - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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The New Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 122, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 345
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2012
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Yale Law School, University of Chicago Law School and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Judicial clerkships, judges

The New Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks

NBER Working Paper No. w13213
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2010
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Yale Law School, University of Chicago Law School and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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The Dynamics of Law Clerk Matching: An Experimental and Computational Investigation of Proposals for Reform of the Market

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Oct 2001
Ernan Haruvy, Alvin E. Roth and M. Utku Ünver
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and Boston College, Department of Economics
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Law clerks, Market design, Experiments

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Late and Multiple Bidding in Second Price Internet Auctions: Theory and Evidence Concerning Different Rules for Ending an Auction

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Axel Ockenfels and Alvin E. Roth
University of Cologne - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Ethical Payment to Participants in Human Infection Challenge Studies, with a Focus on SARS-CoV-2: Report and Recommendations

Number of pages: 116 Posted: 16 Aug 2020
Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, University of Sheffield, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Independent, Bank of America, Faculty of Law & Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, University of Sheffield, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - College of Medicine and Independent
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human infection challenge study, challenge trial, SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19, coronavirus, research, payment

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Combining a Theoretical Prediction with Experimental Evidence

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Mar 2008
Ido Erev, Alvin E. Roth, Robert Slonim and Greg Barron
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology - William Davidson Faculty of Industrial Engineering & Management, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University, Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
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Efficient Kidney Exchange: Coincidence of Wants in Markets with Compatibility-Based Preferences

American Economic Review, Vol. 97, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Oct 2008
Alvin E. Roth, Tayfun Sonmez and M. Utku Ünver
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University, Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College, Department of Economics
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Repugnance as a Constraint on Markets

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Nov 2006
Alvin E. Roth
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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repugnance, market design, organ transplants, kidney exchange

Repugnance as a Constraint on Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w12702
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2010
Alvin E. Roth
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Last Minute Bidding and the Rules for Ending Second-Price Auctions: Theory and Evidence from a Natural Experiment on the Internet

NBER Working Paper No. w7729
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
Alvin E. Roth and Axel Ockenfels
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and University of Cologne - Department of Economics
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Unraveling Results from Comparable Demand and Supply: An Experimental Investigation

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 May 2009
Muriel Niederle, Alvin E. Roth and M. Utku Ünver
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and Boston College, Department of Economics
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matching, unraveling, experiments, market design, labor demand and supply

Unraveling Results from Comparable Demand and Supply: An Experimental Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w15006
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2010
Muriel Niederle, Alvin E. Roth and M. Utku Ünver
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and Boston College, Department of Economics
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Market Design: Understanding Markets Well Enough to Fix Them When They’re Broken

American Economic Association, Ten Years and Beyond: Economists Answer NSF's Call for Long-Term Research Agendas
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Alvin E. Roth
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Auctions of Homogeneous Goods with Increasing Returns: Experimental Comparison of Alternative Dutch Auctions

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Feb 2005
Elena Katok and Alvin E. Roth
University of Texas at Dallas and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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multiunit auctions, procurement auctions, supply chain management, experimental economics

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Unraveling Yields Inefficient Matchings: Evidence from Post-Season College Football Bowls

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 890461
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2008
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and Boston College, Department of Economics
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Two-Sided Matching, Unraveling, Assortative Matching, Efficiency, College Football

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Kidney Exchange

NBER Working Paper No. w10002
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Sep 2003
Alvin E. Roth, Tayfun Sonmez and M. Utku Ünver
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University, Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College, Department of Economics
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What Have We Learned from Market Design?

NBER Working Paper No. w13530
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Alvin E. Roth
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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What Have We Learned from Market Design?

Economic Journal, Vol. 118, Issue 527, pp. 285-310, March 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Alvin E. Roth
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Changing the Boston School Choice Mechanism

NBER Working Paper No. w11965
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 13 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2010
Duke University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and Boston College - Department of Economics
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Stability vs. No Justified Envy

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Apr 2020
Assaf Romm, Alvin E. Roth and Ran I. Shorrer
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and Pennsylvania State University
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Stability, no justified envy, fairness

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Pairwise Kidney Exchange

NBER Working Paper No. w10698
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2010
Alvin E. Roth, Tayfun Sonmez and M. Utku Ünver
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University, Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College, Department of Economics
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The Redesign of the Matching Market for American Physicians: Some Engineering Aspects of Economic Design

NBER Working Paper No. w6963
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
Alvin E. Roth and Elliott Peranson
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and National Matching Services, Inc.
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The Redesign of the Matching Market for American Physicians: Some Engineering Aspects of Economic Design

Posted: 08 Nov 1999
Alvin E. Roth and Elliott Peranson
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and National Matching Services, Inc.

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Deferred Acceptance Algorithms: History, Theory, Practice, and Open Questions

NBER Working Paper No. w13225
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2010
Alvin E. Roth
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Efficient Kidney Exchange: Coincidence of Wants in a Structured Market

NBER Working Paper No. w11402
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
Alvin E. Roth, Tayfun Sonmez and M. Utku Ünver
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University, Boston College - Department of Economics and Boston College, Department of Economics
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Market Culture: How Norms Governing Exploding Offers Affect Market Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w10256
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2010
Muriel Niederle and Alvin E. Roth
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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The Effects of a Centralized Clearinghouse on Job Placement, Wages, and Hiring Practices

NBER Working Paper No. w13529
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Oct 2007
Muriel Niederle and Alvin E. Roth
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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The Collapse of a Medical Clearinghouse (and Why Such Failures are Rare)

NBER Working Paper No. w9467
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2009
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), Stanford University - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Organ Allocation Policy and the Decision to Donate

NBER Working Paper No. w17324
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Judd B. Kessler and Alvin E. Roth
University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Unraveling Reduces the Scope of an Entry Level Labor Market: Gastroenterology with and Without a Centralized Match

NBER Working Paper No. w8616
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2010
Muriel Niederle and Alvin E. Roth
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Strategy-Proofness Versus Efficiency in Matching with Indifferences: Redesigning the New York City High School Match

NBER Working Paper No. w14864
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2010
Duke University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Matching with Couples: Stability and Incentives in Large Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w16028
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Fuhito Kojima, Parag A. Pathak and Alvin E. Roth
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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The Need for (Long) Chains in Kidney Exchange

NBER Working Paper No. w18202
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Jul 2012
Stanford University - Management Science & Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Individual Rationality and Participation in Large Scale, Multi-Hospital Kidney Exchange

NBER Working Paper No. w16720
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Itai Ashlagi and Alvin E. Roth
Stanford University - Management Science & Engineering and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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College Admissions as Non-Price Competition: The Case of South Korea

NBER Working Paper No. w20774
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Dec 2014
Christopher Avery, Soohyung Lee and Alvin E. Roth
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), University of Maryland - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Don't Take 'No' for an Answer: An Experiment with Actual Organ Donor Registrations

NBER Working Paper No. w20378
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Aug 2014
Judd B. Kessler and Alvin E. Roth
University of Pennsylvania - Business & Public Policy Department and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Minimizing Justified Envy in School Choice: The Design of New Orleans&Apos; Oneapp

NBER Working Paper No. w23265
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2017
Duke University - Department of Economics, Columbia University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and Paris-Jourdan Sciences Economiques (PSE)
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Marketplace Institutions Related to the Timing of Transactions

NBER Working Paper No. w16556
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Alvin E. Roth
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University
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Strategyproofness Versus Efficiency in Matching with Indifferences: Redesigning the NYC High School Match

Harvard PON Working Paper No. 959938
Posted: 30 Jan 2007
Duke University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University

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Unraveling Reduces Mobility in a Labor Market: Gastroenterology with and Without a Centralized Match

Posted: 04 Feb 2004
Muriel Niederle and Alvin E. Roth
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Dept. of Economics, Stanford University

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Turnaround Time and Bottlenecks in Market Clearing: Decentralized Matching in the Market for Clinical Psychologists

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 105, No. 2, April 1997
Posted: 23 Apr 1997
Alvin E. Roth and Xiaolin Xing
Dept. of Economics, Stanford University and National University of Singapore (NUS)

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