Martin Van der Linden

Emory University

201 Dowman Drive

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

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“  I am a Visiting Assistant Professor at Emory University. I study the design and performances of markets and institutions using tools from microeconomics and game theory. My research covers a wide range of applications from the design of assignment mechanisms for students in school districts to the choice of jury selection procedures, all the way to the ability of prediction markets to foster a consensus on the causes of climate change. Research interests: Microeconomics, Market and Mechanism Design, Behavioral and Experimental Economics  ”

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Fair Social Ordering, Egalitarianism, and Animal Welfare

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2020
Marc Fleurbaey and Martin Van der Linden
Princeton University - Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and Emory University
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Welfare Economics, Animal Ethics, Egalitarianism, Efficiency, Fairness

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Matching Soulmates

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Students, Emory University, Vanderbilt University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics
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Manipulability in School Choice

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 14 May 2020
Benoit Decerf and Martin Van der Linden
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Emory University
Downloads 181 (228,763)
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School choice, Dominant strategy, Undominated strategy, Manipulability, Stability, Tie-breaking, Boston mechanism, Deferred acceptance mechanism.

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Deferred Acceptance is Minimally Manipulable

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2017
Martin Van der Linden
Emory University
Downloads 89 (386,364)
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matching, deferred acceptance, manipulability, marriage problem

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Bounded Rationality and the Choice of Jury Selection Procedures

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017
Martin Van der Linden
Emory University
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Non-Cooperative Team Formation and a Team Formation Mechanism

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Oct 2017
Vanderbilt University, College of Arts and Science, Department of Economics, Students, Vanderbilt University - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Students, Emory University, Vanderbilt University - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics
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Team Formation, Coalition Formation, Mechanism Design, Subgame Perfection, Pareto Optimality

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Exclusion of Extreme Jurors and Minority Representation: The Effect of Jury Selection Procedures

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2021
Andrea Moro and Martin Van der Linden
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and Emory University
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Jury selection, Peremptory challenge, Minority representation, Gender representation

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Trump Trumps Bush: Electoral Legitimacy in U.S. Presidential Elections

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2018
Rafael Treibich and Martin Van der Linden
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Economics and Emory University
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A Criterion to Compare Mechanisms When Solutions Are Not Unique, with Applications to Constrained School Choice

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jul 2016
Benoit Decerf and Martin Van der Linden
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Emory University
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Multiple solutions, School choice, Stability, Boston mechanism, Deferred acceptance mechanism, Nash equilibrium, Undominated strategy

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Impossibilities for Strategy-Proof Committee Selection Mechanisms with Vetoes

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2017
Martin Van der Linden
Emory University
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Mechanism Design, Strategy-Proofness, Veto, Probabilistic Mechanism, Committee Selection

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Betting and Belief: Prediction Markets and Attribution of Climate Change

Nay, J. J., Van der Linden, M., Gilligan, J. (2016). “Betting and Belief: Prediction Markets and Attribution of Climate Change.” Proceedings of the 2016 Winter Simulation Conference, 1666–1677. IEEE Press.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2017
John Nay, Martin Van der Linden and Jonathan M. Gilligan
New York University (NYU), Emory University and Vanderbilt University - Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
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forecasting, prediction, prediction markets, beliefs, agent-based model, climate change

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In Search of Advice for Participants in Constrained School Choice

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2018
Benoit Decerf and Martin Van der Linden
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE) and Emory University
Downloads 40 (567,532)
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School choice, Constraints, Undominated strategy, Maximin strategies, Boston mechanism, Deferred acceptance mechanism

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The Core of a Transferable Utility Game as the Solution to a Public Good Market Demand Problem

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2019
Paul H. Edelman, Martin Van der Linden and John A. Weymark
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Emory University and Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics
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TU games; the core; superdifferentials; market demand; public goods

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Capacity Design in School Choice

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2021
Umut Dur and Martin Van der Linden
North Carolina State University and Emory University
Downloads 37 (583,096)

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School Choice, Matching Theory

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Competing for Priorities in School Choice

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Oct 2018
Greg Leo and Martin Van der Linden
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and Emory University
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Mechanism Performance Under Strategy Advice and Sub-Optimal Play: A School Choice Experiment

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Jan 2020
Kristine Koutout, Andrew Dustan, Martin Van der Linden and Myrna Wooders
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics, Emory University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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school choice, experiment, strategy advice, mechanism design, sub-optimal play

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Egalitarianism with a Dash of Fair Efficiency

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Dec 2017
Martin Van der Linden
Emory University
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Fairness, Social orderings, Equality, Efficiency