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You were awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2012 "for the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design". Could you tell us a bit more about this research and its applications?

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My colleagues and I who work in market design try to understand how markets and marketplaces work, and how they fail, so we can fix them when they're broken.
I wrote a book about it, called Who Gets What and Why...

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Alvin E. Roth

Nobel Prize Winner in Economics 2012. Professor of Economics at Stanford University.

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