Mohammad Akbarpour

Stanford University

Assistant Professor of Economics

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1.

Thickness and Information in Dynamic Matching Markets

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 15 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2019
Mohammad Akbarpour, Shengwu Li and Shayan Oveis Gharan
Stanford University, Harvard University - Society of Fellows and University of California, Berkeley
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Market Design, Matching, Networks, Continuous-time Markov Chains, Mechanism Design

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Redistribution through Markets

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2018-16
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 20 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2020
Piotr Dworczak, Scott Duke Kominers and Mohammad Akbarpour
Northwestern University - Department of Economics, Harvard University and Stanford University
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optimal mechanism design, redistribution, inequality, welfare theorems

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Credible Auctions: A Trilemma

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 11 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2019
Mohammad Akbarpour and Shengwu Li
Stanford University and Harvard University - Society of Fellows
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Mechanism Design, Auction, Credible, Strategy-Proof

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Just a Few Seeds More: Value of Network Information for Diffusion

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2020
Mohammad Akbarpour, Suraj Malladi and Amin Saberi
Stanford University, Cornell University, Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Management Science & Engineering
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Diffusion, social network, seeding, word-of-mouth, influence

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Diffusion in Networks and the Virtue of Burstiness

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2018
Mohammad Akbarpour and Matthew O. Jackson
Stanford University and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Diffusion, Contagion, Networks, Social Networks, Dynamic Networks, Heterogeneous Agents, Markov

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Approximate Random Allocation Mechanisms

Number of pages: 87 Posted: 09 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2019
Mohammad Akbarpour and Afshin Nikzad
Stanford University and University of Southern California, Department of Economics
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Market Design, Matching, Intersecting Constraint, Random Allocation, Implementation

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Information Aggregation in Overlapping Generations

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Sep 2017
Mohammad Akbarpour, Amin Saberi and Ali Shameli
Stanford University, Stanford University - Department of Management Science & Engineering and Stanford University, Management Science & Engineering
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Information aggregation, word-of-mouth, social learning, precision, overlapping generations

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Redistributive Allocation Mechanisms

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2020
Mohammad Akbarpour, Piotr Dworczak and Scott Duke Kominers
Stanford University, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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optimal mechanism design, redistribution, inequality, welfare

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An Economic Framework for Vaccine Prioritization

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 May 2021
Stanford University, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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COVID-19, vaccination, mechanism design, inequality

Socioeconomic Network Heterogeneity and Pandemic Policy Response

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-75
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2020
Stanford University, Stanford University, Replica, University of Chicago, UC Berkeley-Haas, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard University
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Socioeconomic Network Heterogeneity and Pandemic Policy Response

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
Stanford University, Stanford University, Replica, University of Chicago, UC Berkeley-Haas, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard University
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COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, social distance, reopening, pandemic, epidemic

Socioeconomic Network Heterogeneity and Pandemic Policy Response

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 15 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
Stanford University, Stanford University, Replica, University of Chicago, UC Berkeley-Haas, University of Chicago, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard University
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Investment Incentives in Near-Optimal Mechanisms

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2020
Stanford University, Harvard University, Harvard University - Society of Fellows and Stanford University
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Combinatorial optimization, Knapsack problem, Investment, Auctions, Approximation, Algorithms

Unpaired Kidney Exchange: Overcoming Double Coincidence of Wants without Money

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-126
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 10 Sep 2020
Stanford University, CREST - Ecole polytechnique, University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Paris-Jourdan Sciences Economiques (PSE)
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Kidney exchange, medium of exchange, dynamic matching

Unpaired Kidney Exchange: Overcoming Double Coincidence of Wants Without Money

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 11 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Stanford University, CREST - Ecole polytechnique, University of Toulouse 1 - Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Paris-Jourdan Sciences Economiques (PSE)
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A New Interpretation of Dictatorship with Applications in Social Choice Theory

Posted: 20 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2016
Mohammad Akbarpour and Sam Nariman
Stanford University and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Social Choice, Dictatorship, Arrow's Impossibility Theorem