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Solving product-mix markets and learning agents’ preferences

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This thesis addresses computational questions arising in auctions with multiple goods available in multiple quantities, with a focus on establishing the tractability of auction mechanisms used in practice. It presents algorithms and hardness results for solving these auctions with the goal of maximising social welfare or revenue, and develops procedures to facilitate participating agents in expressing their preferences in the auction's bidding language. The 'strong-substitutes product-mix au...

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MPLS
Department:
Computer Science
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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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