Thursday, September 17, 2015

Two and a half talks at U of Iowa

I'll be giving Thursday and Friday talks at the University of Iowa, on Thursday at the medical school (to transplant surgeons in the morning, and a more public talk in the afternoon), and on Friday a public talk at the Business School.

Here are some announcements, if you're on campus...


Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Alvin Roth, PhD

Thursday, September 17 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Medical Education Research Facility, 1110A 375 Newton Road, Iowa City, Iowa

Alvin Roth, PhD, recipient of the 2012 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, Craig and Susan McCaw Professor of Economics at Stanford University and Gund Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus at Harvard University, will give a presentation on "Market Design and Medical Marketplaces" on September 17, 4:00-5:00 p.m. in the Prem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF). This event is co-sponsored by the Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and the Tippie College of Business Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Visiting Professorship.

Ida Cordelia Beam Lecture: Nobel Laureate Al Roth

Friday, September 18 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Pappajohn Business Building, Room S401 21 East Market Street, Iowa City, Iowa

Alvin Roth, Ph.D., is the McCaw Professor of Economics at Stanford University, and is one of the world’s leading experts in the fields of market design and game theory. He was the co-recipient of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Economics. He will speak on "Who Gets What and Why – Market Design and Marketplaces."

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