Title: Popularity, Mixed Matchings, and Self-dualitySpeaker: Adam Brown Affiliation: University of Waterloo Room: MC 5479
This week we continue our discussion of popular matchings.
Title: Matching Games: From Bargaining to the NucleolusSpeaker: Jochen Koenemann Affiliation: University of Waterloo Room: MC 5501
Cooperative matching games were first introduced in seminal work by Shapley and Shubik in their classic 1971 paper. In this talk, I will first review some of the key concepts and results in this area. I will then use these tools to (re-)derive several facts and algorithms for network generalizations of the famous Nash bargaining concept.