Lectures by Professor Theodor Trafalis (university of Oklahoma, USA) were held on "Kernel Methods with Imbalanced Data and Applications to Weather Prediction" (May 23, 2016) and "Bayesian Kernel Methods for Classiﬁcation and Online Learning Problems" (May 24, 2016)
All-Russian seminar "Mathematical methods of decision analysis in economics, finance and politics" was held
Speaker: Anna Khmelnitskaya (University of Twente, The Netherlands)
Title: Generalization of binomial coefficients to numbers on the nodes of graphs
On Tuesday, December 22 the all-Russian seminar "Mathematical methods of decision analysis in economics, finance and politics" was held.
Speaker: Panos M. Pardalos (CAO, University of Florida, USA & LATNA, Higher School of Economics, Russia)
Title: Constrained Subspace Classifier for High Dimensional Datasets
'In Order to Have Teaching That’s Really Worthwhile, You Have to Have People Who Are on the Frontier of Research'
Eric Maskin, winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2007, Chairman of the HSE International Advisory Committee, and chief researcher at the International Laboratory of Decision Choice and Analysis, and Fuad Aleskerov, head of the Laboratory, talk about the the value of other people's opinions, joint research projects and opportunities for international cooperation in our time.
On Wednesday, December 9 the all-Russian seminar "Mathematical methods of decision analysis in economics, finance and politics" was held
Speaker: Eric Maskin (HSE, Harvard University)
Title: Social Choice Theory with a Poverty Line
On Tuesday, December 8 a Scientific Seminar of the International Laboratory of Decision Choice and Analysis was held
Speaker: Herve Moulin (Donald J. Robertson Chair of Economics at the Adam Smith Business School at the University of Glasgow)
Title: Fair Division and Counterfactual-proofness
On the 26th and 27th of November the professor Hannu Vartiainen (University of Helsinki) gave a lecture on "Covering in tournaments" to the students of Higher School of Economics. In his interview specially for International Laboratory of Decision Choice and Analysis the professor shared his secrets of success, formula of making the best decisions and expressed his thoughts about the most important things in our days.
A research seminar of the International Laboratory of Decision Choice and Analysis took place at HSE. Constantine Sorokin delivered a report on 'Comparative Statics in Common Value Auctions and Beyond'.