Alfred Galichon

NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute

Professor of Economics and of Mathematics

269 Mercer Street, 7th Floor

New York, NY 10011

United States

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1.

Cupid’s Invisible Hand: Social Surplus and Identification in Matching Models

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2015
Alfred Galichon and Bernard Salanie
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Costly Concessions: An Empirical Framework for Matching with Imperfectly Transferable Utility

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 10 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2018
Alfred Galichon, Scott Duke Kominers and Simon Weber
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute, Harvard University and KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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Sorting, Matching, Marriage Market, Intrahousehold Allocation, Imperfectly Transferable Utility

Costly Concessions: An Empirical Framework for Matching with Imperfectly Transferable Utility

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12455
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Dec 2017
Alfred Galichon, Scott Duke Kominers and Simon Weber
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute, Harvard University and KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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Imperfectly Transferable Utility, Intrahousehold Allocation, Marriage Market, Matching, sorting

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Set Identification in Models with Multiple Equilibria

Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 78, No. 4, pp. 1264-1298, 2011
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 May 2008 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2011
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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multiple equilibria, optimal transportation, identification regions, core determining classes

The Roommate Problem Is More Stable than You Think

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2012
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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matching, roommate problem, stability

The Roommate Problem is More Stable than You Think

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4676
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Mar 2014
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Single Market Nonparametric Identification of Multi-Attribute Hedonic Equilibrium Models

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute, Pennsylvania State University and University of Alberta - Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
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Hedonic equilibrium, nonparametric identification, multidimensional unobserved heterogeneity, optimal transport

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Comonotonic Measures of Multivariate Risks

Mathematical Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2011
Ivar Ekeland, Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Faculty of Education, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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regular risk measures, coherent risk

Comonotonic Measures of Multivariate Risks

Mathematical Finance, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 109-132, 2012
Posted: 21 Jan 2012
Ivar Ekeland, Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Faculty of Education, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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regular risk measures, coherent risk measures, comonotonicity, maximal correlation, optimal transportation, strongly coherent risk measures

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Personality Traits and the Marriage Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6943
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Oct 2012
Arnaud Dupuy and Alfred Galichon
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA) and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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multidimensional sorting, saliency analysis, marriage market, personality traits, continuous logit

A Model of Decentralized Matching without Transfers

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2018
Alfred Galichon and Yu-Wei Hsieh
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and University of Southern California - Department of Economics
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two-sided matching; non-transferable utility matching; rationing by waiting; non-price rationing; aggregate matching; matching function; disequilibrium; discrete choice; optimal transport

A Theory of Decentralized Matching Markets without Transfers, with an Application to Surge Pricing

USC-INET Research Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Jan 2017
Alfred Galichon and Yu-Wei Hsieh
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and University of Southern California - Department of Economics
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Two-sided matching, non-transferable utility matching, rationing by waiting, non-price rationing, disequilibrium, surge pricing, discrete choice

Matching with Trade-Offs: Revealed Preferences Over Competing Characteristics

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Alfred Galichon and Bernard Salanie
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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Matching, Marriage, Assignment

Matching with Trade-Offs: Revealed Preferences Over Competing Characteristics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7858
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Alfred Galichon and Bernard Salanie
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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assignment, marriage, matching

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The VAR at Risk

International Journal on Theoretical and Applied Finance, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 503-506
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2011
Alfred Galichon
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Value-at-Risk, structure of the firm, capital allocation rule, comonotonicity

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Inference in Incomplete Models

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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partial identification, specification test, random correspondences, selections, plausibility constraint, Monge-Kantorovich mass transportation problem, Kolmogorov-Smirnov test for capacities

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Like Attract Like? A Structural Comparison of Homogamy Across Same-Sex and Different-Sex Households

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2018
Edoardo Ciscato, Alfred Galichon and Marion Gousse
Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), Department of Economics, Students, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Université Laval
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sorting, matching, marriage market, homogamy, same-sex households, roommate problem

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Ex-Ante vs. Ex-Post Efficiency in Matching

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 May 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Alfred Galichon
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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matching, optimal assignments, indivisible allocations, revealed preferences, Afriat's theorem

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Dual Theory of Choice Under Multivariate Risks

Journal of Economic Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2011
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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risk, non-expected utility theory, comonotonicity, optimal transportation

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Dilation Bootstrap

Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 177, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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Partial identification, dilation bootstrap, quantile process, optimal matching

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Yogurts Choose Consumers? Estimation of Random Utility Models via Two-Sided Matching

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2019
Odran Bonnet, Alfred Galichon, Keith O'Hara and Matthew Shum
Sciences Po, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute, New York University (NYU) and California Institute of Technology
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random utility models, demand inversion, two-sided matching, discrete choice demand models, partial identification, pure characteristics model

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Matching in Closed-Form: Equilibrium, Identification, and Comparative Statics

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2016
Raicho Bojilov and Alfred Galichon
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile - School of Business and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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matching, marriage, assignment

Local Utility and Multivariate Risk Aversion

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
Arthur Charpentier, Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - National School for Statistical and Economic Administration (ENSAE), NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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local utility, multivariate risk aversion, multivariate rank dependent utility, pessimism, multivariate Bickel-Lehmann dispersion

Local Utility and Multivariate Risk Aversion

CIRANO - Scientific Publications 2012s-17
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
Arthur Charpentier, Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - National School for Statistical and Economic Administration (ENSAE), NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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local utility, multivariate risk aversion, multivariate rank dependent utility, pessimism, multivariate Bickel-Lehmann dispersion

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The Housing Problem and Revealed Preference Theory: Duality and an Application

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2012
Ivar Ekeland and Alfred Galichon
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Faculty of Education and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Revealed Preferences, Afriat’s Theorem, Optimal Assignments, Indivisible Allocations

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A Test of Non-Identifying Restrictions and Confidence Regions for Partially Identified Parameters

Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 152, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2011
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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partial identification, mass transportation, specification test

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A Stochastic Control Approach to No-Arbitrage Bounds Given Marginals, with an Application to Lookback Options

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2013
Alfred Galichon, Pierre Henry-Labordere and Nizar Touzi
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute, Société Générale - Paris, France and Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
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Optimal control, volatility uncertainty, convex duality

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Rearranging Edgeworth-Cornish-Fisher Expansions

Economic Theory, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 419-435, 2010, MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-20
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2011
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Edgeworth expansion, Cornish-Fisher expansion, rearrangement

A Survey of Some Recent Applications of Optimal Transport Methods to Econometrics

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Dec 2016
Alfred Galichon
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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optimal transport, matching, quantile methods, discrete choice, convex analysis

A Survey of Some Recent Applications of Optimal Transport Methods to Econometrics

The Econometrics Journal, Vol. 20, Issue 2, pp. C1-C11, 2017
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
Alfred Galichon
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Convex analysis, Discrete choice, Matching, Optimal transport, Quantile methods

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Taxation in Matching Markets

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA), NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute, University of Chicago and Harvard University
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matching markets, taxation, labor markets

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Extreme Dependence for Multivariate Data

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2013
Damien Bosc and Alfred Galichon
Ecole Polytechnique, Paris - Department of Economic Sciences and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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multivariate dependence, extreme dependence, multivariate stress tests

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Ordinal and Cardinal Solution Concepts for Two-Sided Matching

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2014
Federico Echenique and Alfred Galichon
California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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matching, stability, efficiency

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Quantile and Probability Curves without Crossing

Econometrica, Vol. 78, No. 3, pp. 1093-1125, May 2010, MIT Department of Economics, Research Paper No. 07-15
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 30 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2011
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Quantile regression, Monotonicity, Rearrangement, Approximation, Functional Delta Method, Hadamard Differentiability of Rearrangement Operators

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Duality in Dynamic Discrete Choice Models

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Khai Chiong, Alfred Galichon and Matthew Shum
University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and California Institute of Technology
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Universal Power of Kolmogorov-Smirnov Tests of Under-Identifying Restrictions

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Apr 2008
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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Random correspondence, minimax theorem, specification test, total variation

A Note on the Estimation of Job Amenities and Labor Productivity

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Jul 2017
Arnaud Dupuy and Alfred Galichon
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA) and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Matching, Observed transfers, Structural estimation, Value of job amenities, Value of productivity

A Note on the Estimation of Job Amenities and Labor Productivity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10900
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Arnaud Dupuy and Alfred Galichon
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA) and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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matching, observed transfers, structural estimation, value of job amenities, value of productivity

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Canonical Correlation and Assortative Matching: A Remark

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6942
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Oct 2012
Arnaud Dupuy and Alfred Galichon
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA) and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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matching, marriage, assignment, assortative matching, canonical correlation

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Improving Point and Interval Estimates of Monotone Functions by Rearrangement

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 08-13
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Monotone function, improved estimation, improved inference, multivariate rearrangement, univariate rearrangement, Lorentz inequalities, growth chart, quantile regression, mean regression, series, locally linear, kernel methods

Entropy Methods for Identifying Hedonic Models

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8178
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 May 2014
Arnaud Dupuy, Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA), NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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hedonic models, entropic methods, identification

Entropy Methods for Identifying Hedonic Models

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series 2014-07
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Jun 2015
Arnaud Dupuy, Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA), NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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Hedonic models, Entropic methods, Identification

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The Econometrics and Some Properties of Separable Matching Models

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Nov 2017
Alfred Galichon and Bernard Salanie
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences - Department of Economics
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sorting, matching, marriage market, gross substitutes

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Electricity Generation Technologies Systematic Risk

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
René Aïd, Benjamin Favetto and Alfred Galichon
Université Paris-Dauphine, Finance for Energy Market Research Centre and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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systematic risk, cost of capital, electricity generation, capm.

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Optimal Transportation and the Falsifiability of Incompletely Specified Economic Models. Part I: Parametric Restrictions on Latent Variables

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Apr 2008
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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Estimating Matching Affinity Matrix under Low-Rank Constraints

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2016
Arnaud Dupuy, Alfred Galichon and Yifei Sun
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA), NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and New York University (NYU) - Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
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Inverse Optimal Transport; Rank-Constrained Estimation; Bipartite Matching; Marriage Market

Estimating Matching Affinity Matrix Under Low-Rank Constraints

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10449
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Arnaud Dupuy, Alfred Galichon and Yifei Sun
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA), NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and New York University (NYU) - Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
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inverse optimal transport, rank-constrained estimation, bipartite matching, marriage market

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Identification of Matching Complementarities: A Geometric Viewpoint

Advances in Econometrics, vol. 31: Structural Econometric Models, edited by E. Choo and M. Shum.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
Alfred Galichon
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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Canonical Correlation and Assortative Matching: A Remark

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper Series 2014-10
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Jun 2015
Arnaud Dupuy and Alfred Galichon
Centre de Recherche en Économie Appliquée (CREA) and NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute
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matching, marriage, assignment, assortative matching, canonical correlation.

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Optimal Transport Methods in Economics

Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Alfred Galichon
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute

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Optimal Transport, Monge-Kantorovich theory, Linear Programming, Matching models

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Matching Function Equilibria: Existence, Uniqueness and Estimation

Number of pages: 61
Wuhan University, University of Toronto - Department of Economics, NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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matching function, maximum likelihood estimation, counterfactuals, matching, transferable utility, imperfectly transferable utility

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Total Downloads: 41    Citations: 0
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Ambiguite, identification partielle et politique environnementale

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 May 2012
Alfred Galichon and Marc Henry
NYU, Department of Economics and Courant Institute and Pennsylvania State University
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Decision en environnement incertain, identification partielle, fonction de croyance, pollution, rechauffement climatique, taux d'escompte, valorisation des biens environnementaux