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Dynamics matters in implementing matching algorithms

In University admissions, students submit rankings of courses to a matchmaker and an algorithm produces a matching of students to courses. In “Static versus Dynamic Deferred Acceptance in School Choice: Theory and Experiment“, published in Games and Economic Behavior, the authors F. Klijn, J. Pais, and M. Vorsatz show that students learn to play the […]

May 10, 2019

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Research opportunities at XLAB

XLAB is seeking undergraduated volunteer students. We are providing a research opportunity and experience in ISEG’s behavioural research laboratory. Research assistants are not session participants. They perform a variety of research activities (e.g., help run the experiments, recruit participants). Interest in social sciences is a plus. Research assistants are volunteer positions with no financial compensation. […]

May 9, 2019

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XLAB’s public presentation, May 6

The public presentation of XLAB – Behavioural Research Lab will take place on may 6 in room 203, Francesinhas 2, ISEG, starting at 14:30. The speakers are Joana Pais (REM and ISEG, ULisboa), Rui Costa Lopes (ICS, ULisboa), Sandra Maximiano (REM and ISEG, ULisboa), António Silva (The Behavioural Insights Team), Luís Aguiar-Conraria (NIPE and DE, Universidade do Minho), […]

May 1, 2019

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