The Corporate Vice President and Chief Economist of Microsoft, R. Preston McAfee visited SGH on May 11th, 2017.
Participants of the meeting had a unique opportunity to listen to his lecture “Market Design – practical implementations of processes granted with Novel Prize in economics in 2012” and take part in a discussion.
The seminar took place at 3.15 p.m. in Lecture Hall no 7 and was addressed to academics, PhD students and other students. It was organized by the SGH Centre for Open Education.
R. Preston McAfee, Corporate Vice President and Chief Economist of Microsoft, is an economist who has worked extensively in pricing, auctions, antitrust, business strategy, market design, computational advertising and machine learning applied to exchanges. He is the author of over 100 refereed articles, seven patents and three books.