Rodrigo A. Velez
Assistant Professor
Department of Economics, Texas A&M University
3065 Allen Building, 4228 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4228
Tel: (979) 862-8082

rvelezca@econmail.tamu.edu

  Welcome to my webpage. I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Texas A&M University. Here is my CV.  I study economic mechanisms. My main interest is the study of incentives issues associated with mechanisms for the fair allocation of resources.  
  Publications  
  - Let them cheat! (with William Thomson) Games and Economic Behavior 75:2 (2012) 948-963 (Pre-print; presentation in pdf) ScienceDirect access here.  
  - Are incentives against economic justice? Journal of Economic Theory 146 (2011) 326-345 (Pre-print; presentation in pdf and tex); ScienceDirect access here.  
  - Reflecting inequality of claims in gains and losses (with Yoichi Kasajima) Economic Theory 46: 2 (2011) 283-295 (Pre-print; presentation in pdf); Springerlink access here.  
  - Non-proportional inequality preserving rationing (with Yoichi Kasajima) Journal of Mathematical Economics 46 (2010) 1079-1092 (Pre-print; presentation in pdf); ScienceDirect access here.  
  Working Papers  
  - The price of imperfect competition for a spanning network (with Herve Moulin), 2011 (Revised 2012) pdf; (Presentation in pdf and tex) submitted.  
  - Fairness and externalities, 2011 pdf (Presentation in pdf and tex); submitted.  
  - Consistent strategy-proof assignment by hierarchical exchange, 2012 pdf; submitted.  
  - Sincere and sophisticated players in the envy-free allocation problem, 2012 pdf (Presentation in pdf and tex); submitted.  
  Work in Progress  
   - An experimental analysis of an envy-free auction (with Alex Brown), 2011.  
  - Money-monotonicity in the allocation of indivisible goods and money.  
  - Monotonicity of preferences and the manipulation of the equal-sacrifice solution.  
  - Consistent queueing rules (with William Thomson)  
Citations and Research  Databases
Google Scholar here
IDEAS here
EconPapers  here
 
Teaching
- Econ 631 (Fall 2012)
- Econ 629 (Fall 2012)
- Econ 323 (Spring 2012)
- Econ 629 (Fall 2011)
- The Theory of Market Design (authorized access only) here
- Econ 323 (Spring 2011)
- Econ 629 (Fall 2010)
- Econ 323 (Spring 2010)
- Econ 629 (Fall 2009)
   
Links
  - Theory/Experimental Economics workshop, Texas A&M.  
  - Department of Economics, Texas A&M.  
  - Department of Economics, University of Rochester.  
  - Math. Department, Universidad Nacional de Colombia; Medellin.  
- IMPA, National Institute of Pure and Applied Math; Brazil.
  - EAFIT, School of Business, Finance, and Technology; Medellin.  
  - My Web Page at Texas A&M: Here  
  - Media coverage: Today show (2008) here.  
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