Marek Pycia

Assistant Professor of Economics, UCLA

9371 Bunche Hall

Los Angeles, CA 90095

pycia-at-ucla-dot-edu

**Publications in Economics**

Demand
Reduction and Inefficiency in Multi-Unit Auctions,**
**with
L. Ausubel, P. Cramton, M. Rostek, M. Weretka. ** Review
of Economic Studies, **81(4),
2014, pp. 1366-1400.

Outside
Options and the Failure of the Coase Conjecture, with
Simon Board, * American
Economic Review*,
104(2), February 2014, pp. 656–671.

Older draft (provides details on search with correlated types).

Stability
and Preference Alignment in Matching and Coalition Formation,
* Econometrica*
80(1),
January 2012, pp. 323–362.

Related notes: Non-Existence Result for Matching Games with Transfers, Supplement to “Stability and Preference Alignment in Matching and Coalition Formation.”

Dynamic
Inconsistency and Self-Control: A Planner-Doer Interpretation,
with
Roland Bénabou, * Economic
Letters* 77(3),
November 2002, pp. 419–424.

Decomposing
Random Mechanisms,
with
U. Unver. Accepted
at
the **Journal
of Mathematical Economics.**

Manipulability
of Stable Mechanisms,
with P.
Chen, M. Egesdal, and M. B. Yenmez. Accepted at the
**American
Economic Journal: Microeconomics.**

**Working
Papers**

Pay-As-Bid: Selling Divisible Goods to Uninformed Bidders, with K. Woodward.

Efficient Bilateral Trade, with R. Garratt (updated November 2014).

Ordinal Efficiency, Fairness, and Incentives in Large Markets, with Q. Liu.

REVISION
REQUESTED at the
* Review
of Economic Studies*.

Related notes: Ordinal Efficiency, Fairness, and Incentives in Large Multi-Unit-Demand Assignments, Assignment with Multiple-Unit Demands and Responsive Preferences. See the older draft for a small-market characterization of Probabilistic Serial.

Incentive Compatible Allocation and Exchange of Discrete Resources, with U. Unver, (updated May 2015).

See older draft for results on individual strategy-proofness and Arrovian efficiency.

Related note: Trading Cycles for School Choice, with U. Unver.

Prices and Efficient Assignments Without Transfers, with A. Miralles.

REVISION REQUESTED
at the
**Journal of Economic
Theory.**

Matching with Externalities, with M. B. Yenmez (updated May 2015).

The Cost of Ordinality. (updated June 2014).

Large vs. Continuum Assignment Economies, with A. Miralles.

SUBMITTED

Quantile Stable Mechanisms, with P. Chen, M. Egesdal, and M. B. Yenmez.

SUBMITTED

Outside Options in Neutral Discrete Resource Allocation, with U. Unver.

REVISION REQUESTED
at the **Social
Choice and Welfare.**

Stochastic
vs Deterministic Mechanisms in Multidimensional Screening, my
M.Phil. (DEEQA) thesis *Generic
Optimality of Stochastic Mechanisms in Multidimensional Screening*,
with some later additions and edits, May 2006.

**Ph.D.
Students (and their jobs)**

**Students for whom
I served as advisor: **

Kyle Woodward, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Economics

Paulo Braulio Coutinho, Credit Suisse

Alexei Kushnir, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business

**Students for whom
I served as committee member:**

Kenneth Mirkin, University of Edinburgh (post-doc)

**Editorial
Service in Economics **

*Theoretical
Economics, *Associate Editor

**Selected
Publications in Mathematics (from my college and high-school days)**

‘‘Linear
Functional Inequalities,’’ **Dissertationes*** Mathematicae*
438
(2006), 1-62.

‘‘A Short
Proof of the Regularity of *s*-Convex
Functions,’’ **Aeaquationes*** Mathematicae*
61 (2001)

‘‘A
Convolution Inequality,’’ **Aeaquationes*** Mathematicae*
57 (1999), No. 2-3,
185-200.

‘‘Positive
Homogeneous Functionals Related to L^{p}-Norms,’’
with J. Matkowski, * Journal
of Mathematical Analysis and Applications* 200
(1996), 245-253.

‘‘On the
Volume of Convex Hulls of Sets on Spheres,’’ with R. Latała,
**Geometriae*** Dedicata*
63 (1996), 153-157.

‘‘A Proof of
a Conjecture of Bobkov and Houdré,’’ with S. Kwapień i W.
Schachermayer, * Electronic
Communications in Probability* 1
(1996), paper 2.

‘‘On
(α,a)-Convex Functions,’’ with J. Matkowski, **Archiv*** der Mathematik*
64 (1995), 132-138.

‘‘Convex-like
Inequality, Homogeneity and a Characterization of L^{p}-Norm,’’
with J. Matkowski, **Annales*** Polonici
Mathematici* 60
(1995), 221-230.

‘‘On a
General Solution of Finite Order Difference Equations with Constant
Coefficients,’’ **Archivum*** Mathematicum*
28 (1992), 237-240.