Shengwu Li

Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard University

shengwu_li@fas.harvard.edu

I study economic theory and behavioral economics, with a particular focus on the design of market institutions.

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Obviously Strategy-Proof Mechanisms won the 2018 Exeter Prize.

Credible Mechanisms won the Best Paper Award at the 2018 ACM Conference on Economics and Computation.

Working Papers

Credible Mechanisms (with Mohammad Akbarpour)

Thickness and Information in Dynamic Matching Markets (with Mohammad Akbarpour and Shayan Oveis-Gharan)

Publications

Context-Dependent Choice as Explained by Foraging Theory (with Ning Yu)

Belief Updating and the Demand for Information (with Sandro Ambuehl)

Obviously Strategy-Proof Mechanisms

Obvious Ex Post Equilibrium

  • Papers and Proceedings of the American Economic Review, 2017

Ethics and Market Design