# ALEXEY KUSHNIR

Associate Professor of Economics (without tenure)

Tepper School of Business

Carnegie Mellon University

Tepper Quad, 5228

412 268 6079, akushnir@andrew.cmu.edu

## Research Interests

Microeconomics, Market Design, Mechanism Design, Matching, Auctions, Income Taxation

## Publications

1.

-- early version On the Equivalence of Bayesian and Dominant Strategy Implementation in a General Class of Social Choice Problems, 2011 with Jacob Goeree

**On the Equivalence of Bayesian and Dominant Strategy Implementation**, with Alex Gershkov, Jacob Goeree, Benny Moldovanu, and Xianwen Shi*, 81(1), 2013, 197-220. (Working paper) (Abstract)***Econometrica**-- early version On the Equivalence of Bayesian and Dominant Strategy Implementation in a General Class of Social Choice Problems, 2011 with Jacob Goeree

2.

**Preference Signaling in Matching Markets**with Peter Coles and Muriel Niederle,*, 5(2), 2013, 99-134.***AEJ:Micro****Online Appendix**(Working paper) (Abstract)
3.

-- recipient of the 2nd prize at European Science Days (2010)

**Harmful Signaling in Matching Markets**,*, 80, 2013, 209-218 (Working paper) (Abstract)***Games and Economic Behavior**-- recipient of the 2nd prize at European Science Days (2010)

4.

**On Sufficiency of Dominant Strategy Implementation in Environments with Correlated Types,****, 133, 2015, 4-6. (Working paper) (Abstract)***Economics Letters*
5.

**Reduced Form Implementation for Environments with Value Interdependencies**, with Jacob Goeree,*, 99, 2016, 250-256. (Working paper) (Abstract)***Games and Economic Behavior**
6.

**On the Equivalence of Bayesian and Dominant Strategy Implementation for Environments with Non-Linear Utilities**, with Shuo Liu,*, 67(3), 2019, 617-644. (Working paper) (Abstract)***Economic Theory**
7.

**On Linear Transformations of Intersections**, with Shuo Liu,*, 28, 2020, 475-489. (Working paper) (Abstract)***Set-Valued and Variational Analysis**
8.

**When is a Monotone Function Cyclically Monotone?**with Lev Lokutsievskiy,*16(3), 853-879. (Working paper) (Abstract)***Theoretical Economics,**
9.

**On Equilibrium in Monopolistic Competition with Endogenous Labor,**with Alexander Tarasov and Robertas Zubrickas,*201, 109774. (Abstract)***Economics Letters,**## Working Papers

10.

**A Geometric Approach to Mechanism Design**(2021) with Jacob Goeree,**R&R Mathematics of Operations Research**(Abstract)
11.

**Undergraduate Course Allocation through Pseudo-Markets**(2021) with Daniel Kornbluth (Abstract)
12.

**Optimal Income Taxation with Endogenous Prices**(2021) with Robertas Zubrickas (Abstract)
13.

**Implementation on multiple and multi-dimensional single-peaked domains**(2021) with Lev Lokutsievskiy (Abstract)## Other Research Contributions

Solutions Manual for Vijay Krishna’s Auction Theory Book (2nd ed.), with Jun Xiao (2009)

Orphans and Children Deprived From Parental Care (2007), with Igor Fedukin and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya, CEFIR working papers (in Russian, available upon request)

Collective Action Problem in Revolutions (2006), Best Student Papers NES (available upon request)