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    • Auctions, Equilibria, and Budgets 

      Bhattacharya, Sayan (2012)
      We design algorithms for markets consisting of multiple items, and agents with budget constraints on the maximum amount of money they can afford to spend. This problem can be considered under two broad frameworks. (a) From ...
    • HOW BLOCKCHAIN CAN BE USED FOR CREATING A MARKET FOR ENERGY SAVINGS CERTIFICATES 

      Feng, Churong; Glassbrook, Keith; Lee, Songyun; Weiner, Jenna (2019-04-19)
      The goal of this project is to provide recommendations for the design of a blockchain ecosystem that can be used for creating or supporting a market for energy efficiency certificates, a trading commodity for packaging energy ...
    • Nonprofit Market Structure and Its Consequences 

      Vance-McMullen, Danielle (2017)
      This dissertation is comprised of three papers related to nonprofit market structure and its consequences. I begin with an essay that examines how the recent boom of nonprofit organizations affects giving using the context ...
    • U.S. Carbon Offset Policy: Risks, Uncertainties and What We Can Learn from Current Financial Markets 

      Abramson, Alan (2009-04-24)
      Climate change has become an increasingly important topic of political discussion and public concern. Although the United States has not signed the Kyoto Protocol, some individuals, companies, municipalities, states and ...
    • Watershed Payments for Ecosystem Services and Climate Change Adaptation 

      Willetts, Elizabeth (2008-04-21)
      A majority of East African nations rely heavily on hydropower for their energy supply. Climate change experts predict significant changes to total precipitation and seasonal weather patterns in this area in the near future. ...