Al Roth - Books and Papers - Chronological Order (updated 2/8/16)

Books and Monographs

  1. Roth, A.E.  Axiomatic Models of Bargaining, Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems #170, Springer Verlag, 1979.
  2. Roth, A.E. (editor) Game-Theoretic Models of Bargaining, Cambridge University Press, 1985.
  3. Roth, A.E. (editor) Laboratory Experimentation in Economics: Six Points of View, Cambridge University Press, 1987.
  4. Roth, A.E. (editor) The Shapley Value:  Essays in Honor of Lloyd S. Shapley, Cambridge University Press, 1988.
  5. Roth, A.E. and M. Sotomayor  Two-Sided Matching:  A Study in Game-Theoretic Modeling and Analysis, Econometric Society Monograph Series, Cambridge University Press, 1990. (Winner of the 1990 Lanchester Prize.)  Paperback edition, 1992.
  6. Kagel, J.H. and A.E. Roth (editors) Handbook of Experimental Economics, Princeton University Press, 1995.
  7. Holmstrom, Bengt, Paul Milgrom, and Alvin E. Roth (editors)Game Theory in the Tradition of Bob Wilson, Berkeley Electronic Press, 2002. (http://www.bepress.com/wilson )
  8. Nir Vulkan,  Zvika Neeman, and Alvin E. Roth (editors) The Handbook of Market Design. Oxford: Oxford University Press (2013).

  9. Roth, A.E. Who Gets What—and Why: The New Economics of Matchmaking and Market Design, An Eamon Dolan Book, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Boston          , New York, 2015.
                (Translations—2015, 2016: British, Romanian, Dutch, German, …)

  10. Kagel, J.H. and A.E. Roth (editors) Handbook of Experimental Economics, Volume 2, Princeton University Press, forthcoming.

Published Papers

  1. Roth, A.E., "A Lattice Fixed-Point Theorem with Constraints," Bulletin of The American Mathematical Society, Vol. 81, January 1975, 136-138.
  2. Roth, A.E., "Subsolutions and the Supercore of Cooperative Games," Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 1, February 1976, 43-49.
  3. Roth, A.E., "Individual Rationality and Nash's Solution to the Bargaining Problem," Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 2, February 1977, 64-65.
    - Reprinted in Critical Perspectives on Game Theory, Yanis Varoufakis, editor, Routledge, 2001.
  4. Roth, A.E., "The Shapley Value as a von Neumann- Morgenstern Utility," Econometrica, 45, April 1977, 657-664.
  5. Roth, A.E., "A Fixed Point Approach to Stability in Cooperative Games," Fixed Points: Algorithms and Applications, S. Karamardian, ed., Academic Press, 1977, 165-180.
  6. Murnighan, J.K. and Roth, A.E., "The Effects of Communication and Information Availability in an Experimental Study of a Three Person Game," Management Science, 23, August 1977, 1336-1348.
  7. Roth, A.E. and Postlewaite, A., "Weak Versus Strong Domination in a Market with Indivisible Goods," Journal of Mathematical Economics, Vol. 4, August 1977, 131-137.
  8. Roth, A.E., "A Note on Values and Multilinear Extensions," Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol. 24, September 1977, 517-520.
  9. Roth, A.E., "Bargaining Ability, the Utility of Playing a Game, and Models of Coalition Formation," Journal of Mathematical Psychology, Vol. 16, October 1977, 153-160.
  10. Roth, A.E., "Utility Functions for Simple Games," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 16, 1977, 481-489.
  11. Roth, A.E., "Independence of Irrelevant Alternatives and Solutions to Nash's Bargaining Problem," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 16, 1977, 247-251.
  12. Roth, A.E., "Two-Person Games on Graphs," Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B., Vol. 24, 1978, 238-241.
  13. Roth, A.E., "The Nash Solution and the Utility of Bargaining," Econometrica, 46, 1978, 587-594,983.
  14. Roth, A.E., "A Note Concerning Asymmetric Games on Graphs," Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol. 25, 1978, 365-367.
  15. Roth, A.E. and Murnighan, J.K., "Equilibrium Behavior and Repeated Play of the Prisoners' Dilemma," Journal of Mathematical Psychology, Vol. 17, 1978, 189-198.
  16. Murnighan, J.K. and Roth, A.E., "Large Group Bargaining in a Characteristic Function Game," Journal of Conflict Resolution, 22, 1978, 299-317.
  17. Roth, A.E., " Power and Position: The Utility of Playing a Simple Game," Game Theory and Political Science, P.C. Ordeshook, ed., New York University Press, New York, 1978, 463-475.
  18. Blair, C. and Roth, A.E., "An Extension and Simple Proof of a Constrained Lattice Fix-Point Theorem," Algebra Universalis, Vol. 9, 1979, 131-132.
  19. Roth, A.E., "Proportional Solutions to the Bargaining Problem," Econometrica, 47, 1979, 775-778.
  20. Roth, A.E. and Verrecchia, R.E., "The Shapley Value as Applied to Cost Allocation: A Reinterpretation," Journal of Accounting Research, 17, 1979, 295-303.
  21. Roth, A.E. and Malouf, M.K., "Game-Theoretic Models and the Role of Information in Bargaining," Psychological Review, Vol. 86, 1979, 574-594.
  22. Roth, A.E., "An Impossibility Result Concerning n-Person Bargaining Games, International Journal of Game Theory, Vol. 8, 1979, 129-132.
  23. Roth, A.E., "Values for Games Without Sidepayments: Some Difficulties With Current Concepts," Econometrica, 48, 1980, 457-465.
    - Reprinted in Aumann, Robert Collected Papers, Volume II, MIT Press, 2000,485-494.
  24. Roth, A.E., "The Nash Solution as a Model of Rational Bargaining," Extremal Methods and Systems Analysis, A.V. Fiacco and K.O. Kortanek, eds., Springer Verlag, 1980, 306-311.
  25. Murnighan, J.K. and Roth, A.E., "The Effect of Group Size and Communication Availability on Coalition Bargaining in a Veto Game," Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 39, 1980, 92-103.
  26. Malouf, M. and Roth, A.E., "Disagreement in Bargaining: An Experimental Study," Journal of Conflict Resolution, 25, 1981, 329-348.
  27. DeBrock, L.M. and Roth, A.E., "Strike Two: Labor Management Negotiations in Major League Baseball," Bell Journal of Economics, 12, 1981, 413-425.
  28. Roth, A.E., Malouf, M., and Murnighan, J.K., "Sociological Versus Strategic Factors in Bargaining," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 2, 1981, 153-177.
  29. Kihlstrom, R., Roth, A.E. and Schmeidler, D., "Risk Aversion and Solutions to Nash's Bargaining Problem," Game Theory and Mathematical Economics, O. Moeschlin and D. Pallaschke, eds., Amsterdam, North-Holland, 1981, 65-71.
  30. Roth, A.E., and Malouf, M., "Scale Changes and Shared Information in Bargaining: An Experimental Study," Mathematical Social Sciences, Vol. 3, 1982, 157-177.
  31. Roth, A.E. and Rothblum, U., "Risk Aversion and Nash's Solution for Bargaining Games With Risky Outcomes," Econometrica, 50, 1982, 639-647.
  32. Roth, A.E., "The Economics of Matching: Stability and Incentives," Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 7, 1982, 617-628.
  33. Roth, A.E. and Murnighan, J.K., "The Role of Information in Bargaining: An Experimental Study," Econometrica, 50, 1982, 1123-1142.
  34. Roth, A.E., "Incentive Compatibility in a Market with Indivisible Goods," Economics Letters, Vol. 9, 1982, 127-132.
  35. Kihlstrom, R. and Roth, A.E., "Risk Aversion and the Negotiation of Insurance Contracts," Journal of Risk and Insurance, 49, 1982, 372-387.
    - Reprinted in Foundations of Insurance Economics, G. Dionne and S.E. Harrington, editors, Kluwer, 1992, 264-279.
  36. Roth, A.E., "A Note on the Maximin Value of Two Person, Zero-Sum Games," Naval Research Logistics Quarterly, Vol. 29, 1982, 521-527.
  37. Murnighan, J.K. and Roth, A.E., "Expecting Continued Play in Prisoner's Dilemma Games: A Test of Several Models," Journal of Conflict Resolution, 27, 1983, 279-300.
  38. Roth, A.E. and Schoumaker, F., "Expectations and Reputations in Bargaining: An Experimental Study," American Economic Review, 73, 1983, 362-372.
  39. Roth, A.E. and Murnighan, J.K., "Information and Aspirations in Two Person Bargaining," Aspiration Levels in Bargaining and Economic Decision Making, R. Tietz, ed., Springer, 1983.
  40. Roth, A.E. and Schoumaker, F., "Subjective Probability and the Theory of Games: Some Further Comment," Management Science, 11, 1983, 1337-1340.
  41. Roth, A.E., "Toward a Theory of Bargaining: An Experimental Study in Economics," Science, 220, 13, May 1983, 687-691.
  42. Roth, A.E., "Stable Coalition Formation: Aspects of a Dynamic Theory," Coalitions and Collective Action, M. Holler, ed., Wuerzberg, Physica-Verlag, 1984, 228-234.
  43. Roth, A.E., "Stability and Polarization of Interests in Job Matching," Econometrica, 52, 1984, 47-57.
  44. Roth, A.E., "The Evolution of the Labor Market for Medical Interns and Residents: A Case Study in Game Theory," Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 92, 1984, 991-1016.
  45. Roth, A.E., "Misrepresentation and Stability in the Marriage Problem," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 34, 1984, 383-387.
  46. Roth, A.E., "A Note on Risk Aversion in a Perfect Equilibrium Model of Bargaining," Econometrica, 53, 1985, 207-211.
  47. Roth, A.E., "Conflict and Coincidence of Interest in Job Matching: Some New Results and Open Questions," Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 10, 1985, 379-389.
  48. Roth, A.E., "Toward a Focal-Point Theory of Bargaining," Game-Theoretic Models of Bargaining, A.E. Roth, ed., Cambridge University Press, 1985, 259-268.
  49. Roth, A.E., "Some Additional Thoughts on Post-Settlement Settlements," Negotiation Journal: On the Process of Dispute Settlement, Vol. 1, 1985, 245-247.
    - Reprinted in Negotiation Theory and Practice, J.W. Breslin and J.Z. Rubin, editors, PON Books, Program on Negotiation, Harvard Law School, 1991, 327-329.
  50. Roth, A.E., "Further Thoughts on the Power of Alternatives: An Example From Labor-Management Negotiations in Major League Baseball," Negotiation Journal: On the Process of Dispute Settlement, Vol. 1, 1985, 359-362.
  51. Roth, A.E., "The College Admissions Problem is not Equivalent to the Marriage Problem," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 36, 1985, 277-288.
  52. Roth, A.E., "Common and Conflicting Interests in Two-Sided Matching Markets," European Economic Review, (Special issue on Market Competition, Conflict, and Collusion) Vol. 27, 1985, 75-96.
  53. Roth, A.E., "On the Allocation of Residents to Rural Hospitals: A General Property of Two-Sided Matching Markets," Econometrica, 54, 1986, 425-427.
  54. Mongell, S.J. and Roth, A.E., "A Note on Job Matching with Budget Constraints," Economics Letters, Vol. 21, 1986, 135-138.
  55. Roth, A.E., "On the Non-Transferable Utility Value: a Reply to Aumann," Econometrica, 54, 1986, 981-984.
    - Reprinted in Aumann, Robert Collected Papers, Vol II, MIT Press, 2000.
  56. Roth, A.E., "Laboratory Experimentation in Economics," Advances in Economic Theory, Fifth World Congress, Truman Bewley, editor, Cambridge University Press, 269-299, 1987.   
    - Preprinted in Economics and Philosophy, Vol. 2, 1986, 245-273.
  57. Roth, A.E., "Laboratory Experimentation in Economics, and Its Relation to Economic Theory," Scientific Inquiry in Philosophical Perspective, Nicholas Rescher, editor, Lanham, University Press of America, 1987, 147-167.
  58. Roth, A.E., "Bargaining Phenomena and Bargaining Theory," Laboratory Experimentation in Economics: Six Points of View, A.E. Roth, ed., Cambridge University Press, 1987, 14-41.
  59. Roth, A.E. and M. Sotomayor "Interior Points in the Core of Two-Sided Matching Markets," Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 45, 1988, 85-101.
  60. Murnighan, J.K., Roth, A.E., and Schoumaker, F., "Risk Aversion in Bargaining: An Experimental Study," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Vol. 1, 1988, 101-124.
  61. Roth, A.E., Murnighan, J.K., and Schoumaker, F., "The Deadline Effect in Bargaining: Some Experimental Evidence," American Economic Review, 78, 1988, 806-823.
  62. Roth, A.E., "The Expected Utility of Playing a Game," The Shapley Value: Essays in Honor of Lloyd S. Shapley, A.E. Roth, ed., Cambridge University Press, 1988, 51-70.
  63. Roth, A.E., "Laboratory Experimentation in Economics: A Methodological Overview," Economic Journal, 98, 1988, 974-1031.
    - Reprinted in A.J. Oswald, ed., Surveys in Economics, On Behalf of the Royal Economic Society, Vol. 2, Basil Blackwell, 1991, 90-147.
    - Reprinted in J.D. Hey and G. Loomes, eds., Recent Developments in Experimental Economics: Volume I, Edward Elgar, 1993, 3-60.
  64. Roth, A.E. and Sotomayor, M., "The College Admissions Problem Revisited," Econometrica, 57, 1989, 559-570.
  65. Ochs, J. and Roth, A.E., "An Experimental Study of Sequential Bargaining," American Economic Review, 79, 1989, 355-384.
    - Reprinted in J.D. Hey and G. Loomes, eds., Recent Developments in Experimental Economics: Volume II, Edward Elgar, 1993, 28-57.
    - Reprinted in J.F. Shogren (editor), Experiments in Environmental Economics, Ashgate, Aldershot, 2003.
  66. Roth, A.E., "Two-Sided Matching with Incomplete Information about Others' Preferences," Games and Economic Behavior, Vol. 1, 1989, 191-209.
  67. Roth, A.E., "Risk Aversion and the Relationship between Nash's Solution and Subgame Perfect Equilibrium of Sequential Bargaining," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Vol. 2, 1989, 353-365.
  68. Roth, A.E., "Two-Sided Matching Markets: An Overview of Some Theory and Empirical Evidence," Game Theory and Applications, T. Ichiishi, A. Neyman, and Y. Tauman, eds., Academic Press, 1990, 232-251.
  69. Roth, A.E. and Vande Vate, J.H., "Random Paths to Stability in Two-Sided Matching," Econometrica, 58, 1990, 1475-1480.
  70. Roth, A.E., "New Physicians: A Natural Experiment in Market Organization," Science, 250, 1990, 1524-1528.
    - Reprinted in Price Theory and Its Applications, F.M. Scherer & Bernard Saffran, editors, The International library of critical writings in economics, Edward Elgar, 1998, 165-169.
  71. Roth, A.E. and Vande Vate, J.H., "Incentives in Two-Sided Matching with Random Stable Mechanisms," Economic Theory, 1991, Vol. 1, No. 1, 31-44.
  72. Roth, A.E., "Game Theory as a Part of Empirical Economics," Economic Journal, 101, January 1991, 107-114.
    - Reprinted in The Future of Economics, John Hey, editor, Basil Blackwell, 1992.
    - Reprinted in Japanese translation (as "Game Theory as Experimental Science,"), Dobunshoin International, 1992, 231-248.
    - Reprinted in German translation as "Spieltheorie als Teil der empirischen Wirtschaftswissenschaft" in Die okonomische Wissenschaft in der Zunkunft--Ansichten fuhrender Okonomen (Economic Science in the Future--Perspectives by Leading Economists), H. Hanusch, editor, 1992, 334-345.)
    - Reprinted in Economic Games, Bargaining and Solutions, Hamouda, O.F. and Rowley, J.C.R, editors, Edward Elgar, 1997.
  73. Roth, A.E., "An Economic Approach to the Study of Bargaining," Handbook of Negotiation Research, Volume III of Research on Negotiations in Organizations, M.H. Bazerman, R.J. Lewicki, and B.H. Sheppard, editors, JAI Press, 1991, 35-67.
  74. Roth, A.E., "A Natural Experiment in the Organization of Entry Level Labor Markets: Regional Markets for New Physicians and Surgeons in the U.K.," American Economic Review, Vol. 81, June 1991, 415-440.
  75. Mongell, S. and Roth, A.E., "Sorority Rush as a Two-Sided Matching Mechanism," American Economic Review, Vol. 81, June 1991, 441-464.
  76. Roth, A.E., Prasnikar, V., Okuno-Fujiwara, M., and Zamir, S., "Bargaining and Market Behavior in Jerusalem, Ljubljana, Pittsburgh, and Tokyo: An Experimental Study," American Economic Review, 81, December 1991, 1068-1095.
    - Reprinted in E.L. Khalil, editor, Trust,, Edward Elgar, 2003.
    - Translated as ""Negoziazione e Comportamento di Mercato a Gerusalemme, Lubiana, Pittsburgh e Tokio: Uno Studio Sperimentale," pp. 255-291." in Economia Cognitiva e Sperimentale, edited by Matteo Motterlini and Francesco Guala. Milan: Universita' Bocconi Editore, 2005.
  77. Prasnikar, V. and Roth, A.E., "Considerations of Fairness and Strategy: Experimental Data From Sequential Games," Quarterly Journal of Economics, August 1992, 865-888.
    - Reprinted in J.D. Hey and G. Loomes, eds., Recent Developments in Experimental Economics: Volume II, Edward Elgar, 1993, 58-84.
  78. Roth, A.E. and Sotomayor, M., "Two Sided Matching," Handbook of Game Theory with Economic Applications, Robert Aumann and Sergiu Hart, editors, Elsevier, North Holland, 1992, 485-541.
  79. Kagel, J.H. and Roth, A.E., "Theory and Misbehavior in First-Price Auctions: Comment," American Economic Review, 82, December 1992, 1379-1391.
  80. Roth, A.E., Rothblum, U.G., and Vande Vate, J.H., "Stable Matchings, Optimal Assignments, and Linear Programming," Mathematics of Operations Research, 18, 1993, 803-828. (An extended summary of these results, without proofs, appears as " Stable Marriages: Substituting Linearity for Discreteness," Linear Algebra and Its Applications, Vol. 167, 1992, 252-257.).
  81. Roth, A.E., "On the Early History of Experimental Economics," Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 15, Fall 1993, 184-209.
  82. Roth, A.E., "Lets Keep the Con out of Experimental Econ.: A Methodological Note" Empirical Economics (Special Issue on Experimental Economics), 1994, 19, 279-289. Reprinted in J.D. Hey (editor), Experimental Economics, Physica Verlag, Heidelberg, 1994, 99-109. Reprinted in J.F. Shogren (editor), Experiments in Environmental Economics, Ashgate, Aldershot, 2003.
  83. Roth, A.E. and X. Xing "Jumping the Gun: Imperfections and Institutions Related to the Timing of Market Transactions," American Economic Review, 84, September 1994, 992-1044.
    - Reprinted in M. Bazerman (editor), Negotiation, Decision Making and Conflict Management, Edward Elgar, 2005.
  84. Roth, A.E. and I. Erev "Learning in Extensive-Form Games: Experimental Data and Simple Dynamic Models in the Intermediate Term," Games and Economic Behavior, Special Issue: Nobel Symposium, Vol. 8, January 1995, 164-212.
  85. Roth, A.E., " Introduction to Experimental Economics," Handbook of Experimental Economics, John Kagel and Alvin E. Roth, editors, Princeton University Press, 1995, 3-109.
  86. Roth, A.E., " Bargaining Experiments," Handbook of Experimental Economics, John Kagel and Alvin E. Roth, editors, Princeton University Press, 1995, 253-348.
  87. Roth, A.E., " Adaptive Behavior and Strategic Rationality: Evidence From the Laboratory and the Field," The Rational Foundations of Economic Behavior: Proceedings of the IEA Conference held in Turin, Italy, K. Arrow, E. Colombatto, M Perlman, and C. Schmidt, eds., Macmillan, 1996, 255-273.
  88. Roth, A.E., " Individual Rationality as a Useful Approximation: Comments on Tversky's 'Rational Theory and Constructive Choice'," The Rational Foundations of Economic Behavior: Proceedings of the IEA Conference held in Turin, Italy, K. Arrow, E. Colombatto, M Perlman, and C. Schmidt, editors, Macmillan, 1996, 198-202.
  89. Roth, A.E., "The National Resident Matching Program as a labor market," JAMA. Journal of the American Medical Association, April 3 1996, 275, No. 13, (Pulse), 1054-1056.
  90. Roth, A.E. and M. Sotomayor " Stable Outcomes in Discrete and Continuous Models of Two-Sided Matching: A Unified Treatment," Revista de Econometria, The Brazilian Review of Econometrics, 16, 2, Novembro de 1996, 1-24.
  91. Roth, A.E. and X. Xing "Turnaround Time and Bottlenecks in Market Clearing: Decentralized Matching in the Market for Clinical Psychologists," Journal of Political Economy, 105, April 1997, 284-329.
  92. Roth, A. E. and Elliott Peranson, "The effects of the change in the NRMP matching algorithm," JAMA. Journal of the American Medical Association, 278, 9, September 3 1997, 729-732.
  93. Blum, Y., A.E. Roth, and U.G. Rothblum "Vacancy Chains and Equilibration in Senior-Level Labor Markets," Journal of Economic Theory, 76, 2, October 1997, 362-411.
  94. Slonim, R. and A.E. Roth "Learning in High Stakes Ultimatum Games: An Experiment in the Slovak Republic," Econometrica, 66,3, May 1998, 569-596.
  95. Erev, Ido and A.E. Roth "Predicting how people play games: Reinforcement learning in experimental games with unique, mixed strategy equilibria," American Economic Review, 88,4, September 1998, 848-881.
  96. Erev, Ido and Alvin E. Roth " On the role of reinforcement learning in experimental games: The cognitive game theory approach," In D. Budescu, I Erev & R. Zwick (eds.) Games and Human Behavior: Essays in Honor of Amnon Rapoport, Erlbaum, 1999, 53-77.
  97. Roth, A.E. and U.G. Rothblum "Truncation Strategies in Matching Markets--In Search of Advice for Participants," Econometrica, 67, January 1999, 21-43.
  98. Roth, A.E. and E. Peranson, "The Redesign of the Matching Market for American Physicians: Some Engineering Aspects of Economic Design," American Economic Review, 89, 4, September 1999, 748-780. (working paper version)
    - Reprinted in Holmstrom, B., P. Milgrom, and A. E. Roth (editors) Game Theory in the Tradition of Bob Wilson, Berkeley Electronic Press, 2002. (http://www.bepress.com/wilson/).
  99. Erev, Ido, Yoella Bereby-Meyer, and Alvin E. Roth, "The effect of adding a constant to all payoffs: Experimental investigation, and a reinforcement learning model with self-adjusting speed of learning," Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 39,1 May 1999, 111-128.
  100. Roth, Alvin E., " Game Theory as a Tool for Market Design," Game Practice: Contributions from Applied Game Theory, Fioravante Patrone, Ignacio García-Jurado, Stef Tijs, editors, Kluwer, 2000, 7-18.
  101. Kagel, John H. and A.E. Roth, "The dynamics of reorganization in matching markets: A laboratory experiment motivated by a natural experiment," Quarterly Journal of Economics, February 2000, 201-235.
  102. Avery, Christopher, Christine Jolls, Richard A. Posner, and Alvin E. Roth, "The Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks," University of Chicago Law Review, 68, 3, Summer 2001, 793-902.
  103. Erev, Ido, Alvin E. Roth, Robert L. Slonim, and Greg Barron, "Predictive value and the usefulness of game theoretic models," International Journal of Forecasting, 18, 3, 2002, 359-368.
  104. Roth, Alvin E., "The Economist as Engineer: Game Theory, Experimental Economics and Computation as Tools of Design Economics," Fisher Schultz lecture, Econometrica, 70, 4, July 2002, 1341-1378.
    - Reprinted in M. Bazerman (editor), Negotiation, Decision Making and Conflict Management, Edward Elgar, 2005.
  105. Roth, Alvin E. and Axel Ockenfels "Last-Minute Bidding and the Rules for Ending Second-Price Auctions: Evidence from eBay and Amazon Auctions on the Internet," American Economic Review, 92 (4), September 2002, 1093-1103.
  106. Ockenfels, Axel and Alvin E. Roth, "The Timing of Bids in Internet Auctions: Market Design, Bidder Behavior, and Artificial Agents," AI Magazine, Fall 2002, 79-88.
  107. Roth, Alvin E., "The origins, history, and design of the resident match," JAMA. Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 289, No. 7, February 19 2003, 909-912.
  108. Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, "Relationship Between Wages and Presence of a Match in Medical Fellowships," JAMA. Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 290, No. 9, September 3 2003, 1153-1154.
    - Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, "Effect of a Match on Salaries for Medical Fellows--Reply," JAMA. Journal of the American Medical Association; 290, No. 18, November 12 2003, 2408.
  109. Cooper, David J., Nick Feltovich, Alvin E. Roth, and Rami Zwick, "Relative versus Absolute Speed of Adjustment in Strategic Environments: Responder Behavior in Ultimatum Games," Experimental Economics, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2003, 181-207.
  110. Gneezy, Uri, Ernan Haruvy, and Alvin E. Roth, "Bargaining Under a Deadline: Evidence from the Reverse Ultimatum Game," Games and Economic Behavior, Special Issue in Honor of Robert W. Rosenthal, 45, 2, November 2003, 347-368.
  111. Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, "Unraveling reduces the scope of an entry level labor market: Gastroenterology with and without a centralized match,"  Journal of Political Economy, 111, 6, December 2003, 1342-1352.
  112. Holt, Charles A. and Alvin E. Roth, "The Nash Equilibrium: A Perspective" Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 101, 12, March 23 2004, 3999-4002.
  113. Roth, Alvin E., Tayfun Sönmez and M. Utku Ünver, "Kidney Exchange," Quarterly Journal of Economics, 119, 2, May 2004, 457-488.
  114. Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, " The Gastroenterology Fellowship Match: How it failed, and why it could succeed once again," Gastroenterology, 127, 2 August 2004, 658-666.
    - a. Niederle, Muriel, and Alvin E. Roth, "Re-starting the Gastroenterology Match," letter, American Journal of Gastroenterology, Vol. 100, No. 5, May 2005, 1202-1203.
  115. Katok, Elena, and Alvin E. Roth, "Auctions of Homogeneous Goods with Increasing Returns: Experimental Comparison of Alternative 'Dutch' Auctions,"  Management Science, 50, 8, August 2004, 1044-1063.
  116. Asker, John, Brit Grosskopf, C. Nicholas McKinney, Muriel Niederle, Alvin E. Roth and Georg Weizsäcker, "Teaching auction strategy using experiments administered via the Internet" Journal of Economic Education, 35, 4, Fall 2004, 330-342.
  117. Abdulkadiroglu, Atila, Parag A. Pathak, and Alvin E. Roth, "The New York City High School Match," American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 95,2, May 2005, 364-367.
  118. Abdulkadiroglu, Atila, Parag A. Pathak, Alvin E. Roth, and Tayfun Sönmez, "The Boston Public School Match," American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 95,2, May 2005, 368-371.
  119. Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, "The Gastroenterology Fellowship Market: Should there be a Match?," American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 95,2, May 2005, 372-375.
  120. Roth, Alvin E., Tayfun Sönmez , and M. Utku Ünver, "A Kidney Exchange Clearinghouse in New England" American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 95,2, May 2005, 376-380.
  121. McKinney, C. Nicholas, Muriel Niederle and Alvin E. Roth, "The collapse of a medical labor clearinghouse (and why such failures are rare)," American Economic Review, 95, 3, June, 2005, 878-889.
  122. Roth, Alvin E., Tayfun Sönmez and M. Utku Ünver, "Pairwise Kidney Exchange," Journal of Economic Theory, 125, 2, December 2005, 151-188.
  123. Ariely, Dan, Axel Ockenfels, and Alvin E. Roth, "An Experimental Analysis of Ending Rules in Internet Auctions,"  Rand Journal of Economics, 36, 4, Winter 2005, 891-908.
  124. Niederle, Muriel, Deborah D. Proctor, and Alvin E. Roth, "What will be needed for the new GI fellowship match to succeed?" Gastroenterology, January 2006, 130, 218-224.
  125. Haruvy, Ernan, Alvin E. Roth, and M. Utku Ünver, "The Dynamics of Law Clerk Matching: An Experimental and Computational Investigation of Proposals for Reform of the Market," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 30, 3, March 2006, Pages 457-486.
  126. Saidman, Susan L., Alvin E. Roth, Tayfun Sönmez, M. Utku Ünver, and Francis L. Delmonico, " Increasing the Opportunity of Live Kidney Donation By Matching for Two and Three Way Exchanges," Transplantation, ,81, 5, March 15, 2006, 773-782.
  127. Ockenfels, Axel and Alvin E. Roth, "Late and Multiple Bidding in Second-Price Internet Auctions: Theory and Evidence Concerning Different Rules for Ending an Auction," Games and Economic Behavior, 55, 2006, 297-320.
  128. Bereby-Meyer, Yoella and Alvin E. Roth, "Learning in Noisy Games: Partial Reinforcement and the Sustainability of Cooperation,"  American Economic Review, 1. 96, 4, September 2006, 1029-1042.
  129. Roth, Alvin E., Tayfun Sönmez, M. Utku Ünver,  Francis L. Delmonico, and Susan L. Saidman, ''Utilizing List Exchange and Undirected Good Samaritan Donation through 'Chain' Paired Kidney Exchanges," American Journal of Transplantation, 6, 11, November 2006, 2694-2705.
  130. Erev, Ido, and Alvin E. Roth, ''Multi-agent learning and the descriptive value of simple models,'' Artifical Intelligence, Artificial Intelligence, 171, 7, May 2007, 423-428.
  131. Roth, Alvin E., Tayfun Sönmez and M. Utku Ünver "Efficient Kidney Exchange: Coincidence of Wants in a Markets with Compatibility-Based Preferences," American Economic Review, 97, 3, June 2007, 828-851.
  132. Erev, Ido, Alvin E. Roth, Robert L. Slonim, and Greg Barron, "Learning and equilibrium as useful approximations: accuracy of prediction on randomly selected constant sum games,'' Economic Theory, special issue: Behavioral Game Theory Symposium, 33, October 2007, 29-51.
  133. Avery, Christopher, Jolls, Christine, Posner, Richard A. and Roth, Alvin E., "The New Market for Federal Judicial Law Clerks," University of Chicago Law Review, 74, Spring 2007, 447-486.
  134. Roth, Alvin E. ''Repugnance as a constraint on markets," working paper, November, 2006, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 21:3, Summer, 2007, pp. 37-58.
  135. Roth, Alvin E., "The Art of Designing Markets," Harvard Business Review, October, 2007, 118-126 .
  136. Fréchette, Guillaume, Alvin E. Roth, and M. Utku Unver , " Unraveling Yields Inefficient Matchings: Evidence from Post-Season College Football Bowls ," Rand Journal of Economics, 38, 4, Winter 2007, 967-982, with an online appendix ).
  137. Roth, Alvin E. " What have we learned from market design ?" Hahn Lecture, Economic Journal, 118 (March), 2008, 285-310.
  138. Roth, Alvin E. Deferred Acceptance Algorithms: History, Theory, Practice, and Open Questions, International Journal of Game Theory, Special Issue in Honor of David Gale on his 85th birthday, 36, March, 2008, 537-569.
  139. Harner, Christopher D., Anil S. Ranawat, Muriel Niederle, Alvin E. Roth, Peter J. Stern, Shepard R. Hurwitz, William Levine, G. Paul DeRosa, Serena S. Hu, " Current State of Fellowship Hiring: Is a universal match necessary? Is it possible? ," Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery , 90, 2008,1375-1384.
  140. Niederle, Muriel , Deborah D. Proctor and Alvin E. Roth, The Gastroenterology Fellowship Match The First Two Years , Gastroenterology , 135, 2 (August), 344-346, 2008.
  141. Grosskopf, Brit and Alvin E. Roth, "If you are offered the Right of First Refusal, Should you accept?  An Investigation of Contract Design," Games and Economic Behavior, Special Issue in Honor of Martin Shubik, 65 (January), 2009, 176204.        (This work was the subject of a brief article "When Rights of First Refusal Are a Bad Deal" at HBS Working Knowledge, 2/27/06).
  142. Rees, Michael A., Jonathan E. Kopke, Ronald P. Pelletier, Dorry L. Segev, Matthew E. Rutter, Alfredo J. Fabrega, Jeffrey Rogers, Oleh G. Pankewycz, Janet Hiller, Alvin E. Roth, Tuomas Sandholm, Utku Ünver, and Robert A. Montgomery, A Non-Simultaneous Extended Altruistic Donor Chain, New England Journal of Medicine , 360;11, March 12, 2009, 1096-1101.
  143. Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, “Market Culture: How Rules Governing Exploding Offers Affect Market Performance," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, 1, 2, August 2009, 199-219.
  144. Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, '' The Effects of a Central Clearinghouse on Job placement, Wages, and Hiring Practice'' , in Labor Market Intermediation , David Autor, Editor, The University of Chicago Press, 2009, 273-306.
  145. Abdulkadiroglu, Atila, Parag A. Pathak, and Alvin E. Roth, "Strategy-proofness versus Efficiency in Matching with Indifferences: Redesigning the NYC High School Match,'' American Economic Review, 99, 5, Dec. 2009, pp1954-1978. And here are the AER links at which you can access the Appendix and Download the Data Set .
  146. Erev, Ido, Eyal Ert, Alvin E. Roth, Ernan Haruvy, Stefan Herzog, Robin Hau, Ralph Hertwig, Terrence Steward, Robert West, and Christian Lebiere, A choice prediction competition, for choices from experience and from description, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making , special issue on Decisions from Experience, 23, 1 (January) 2010 , 15 - 47
  147. Leider, Stephen and Alvin E. Roth, Kidneys for sale: Who disapproves, and why? American Journal of Transplantation , 10 (May), 2010, 1221-1227.
  148. Erev, Ido, Eyal Ert, and Alvin E. Roth, A choice prediction competition for market entry games: An introduction, Games, Special Issue on Predicting Behavior in Games, 2010, 1 (2), 117-136.
  149. Hanto, Ruthanne L, Alvin E. Roth, M. Utku Ünver, and Francis L Delmonico, “New Sources in Living Kidney Donation,” Chapter 8 in D. McKay, editor, Kidney Transplantation: A Guide to the Care of Transplant Recipients. SPRINGER, forthcoming.
  150. Coles, Peter, John H. Cawley, Phillip B. Levine, Muriel Niederle, Alvin E. Roth, and John J. Siegfried, The Job Market for New Economists: A Market Design Perspective,Journal of Economic Perspectives , 24,4, Fall 2010, 187-206.
  151. Ashlagi, Itai, Duncan S. Gilchrist, Alvin E. Roth, and Michael A. Rees, “Nonsimultaneous Chains and Dominos in Kidney Paired Donation – Revisited,” American Journal of Transplantation, 11, 5, May 2011, 984-994 http://stanford.edu/~alroth/papers/Nonsimultaneous%20Chains%20AJT%202011.pdf
  152. Ashlagi, Itai, Duncan S. Gilchrist, Alvin E. Roth, and Michael A. Rees, “NEAD Chains in Transplantation,” American Journal of Transplantation, December 2011; 11: 2780–2781. http://web.stanford.edu/~iashlagi/papers/NeadChains2.pdf
  153. Wallis, C. Bradley, Kannan P. Samy, Alvin E. Roth, and Michael A. Rees, “Kidney Paired Donation,” Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 2011, forthcoming (published online March 31, 2011; doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfr155, http://ndt.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/gfr155?ijkey=6BzHRbCSzUPNoLL&keytype=ref
  154. Ert, Eyal, Ido Erev, and Alvin E. Roth, “A Choice Prediction Competition for Social Preferences in Simple Extensive Form Games: An Introduction,” Games, Special Issue on Predicting Behavior in Games, 2011, 2, 257-276. http://www.mdpi.com/2073-4336/2/3/257/pdf
  155. Roth, Alvin E., “Marketplace institutions related to the timing of transactions: reply to Priest (2010),” Journal of Labor Economics, 30, 2 (April ), 2012, 479-494. http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/663621
  156. Ashlagi, Itai and Alvin E. Roth, “New challenges in multi-hospital kidney exchange,” American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 102,3,  May 2012, 354-59.
  157. Rees, Michael A.,  Mark A. Schnitzler, Edward Zavala, James A. Cutler,  Alvin E. Roth, F. Dennis Irwin, Stephen W. Crawford,and Alan B.  Leichtman, “Call to Develop a Standard Acquisition Charge Model for Kidney Paired Donation,” American Journal of Transplantation, 2012, 12, 6 (June), 1392-1397. (published online 9 April 2012 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04034.x/abstract ).
  158. Kessler, Judd B. and Alvin E. Roth, “Organ Allocation Policy and the Decision to Donate,” American Economic Review, Vol. 102 No. 5 (August 2012), 2018-47.
  159. Roth, Alvin E., “What Have We Learned From Market Design?” Chapter 1 in Nir Vulkan,  Zvika Neeman, and Alvin E. Roth (editors),  The Handbook of Market Design. Oxford: Oxford University Press (2013) 7-50.
  160. Ockenfels, Axel and Alvin E. Roth, 'Ending Rules in Internet Auctions: Design and Behavior', Chapter 13 in Nir Vulkan,  Zvika Neeman, and Alvin E. Roth (editors),  The Handbook of Market Design. Oxford: Oxford University Press (2013) 325-344.
  161. Niederle, Muriel, Alvin E. Roth and M. Utku Unver, “Unraveling Results from Comparable Demand and Supply: An Experimental Investigation,” Games, 2013, 4, no. 2 (June): 243-282 (Special Issue on Games and Matching Markets), http://www.mdpi.com/2073-4336/4/2/243.
  162. Kojima, Fuhito, Parag A. Pathak, and Alvin E. Roth, “Matching with Couples: Stability and Incentives in Large Markets,” Quarterly Journal of Economics, (2013) 128 (4): 1585-1632.
  163. Roth, Alvin E. “In 100 Years,” in In 100 Years: Leading Economists Predict the Future, edited by Ignacio Palacios-Huerta, MIT Press, 2013, Chapter 7, 109-119.
  164. Kessler, Judd B. and Alvin E. Roth, “Getting More Organs for Transplantation,” American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, May 2014,104 (5): 425-30.
  165. Kessler, Judd B. and Alvin E. Roth, “Loopholes Undermine Donation: An Experiment Motivated by an Organ Donation Priority Loophole in Israel, “Journal of Public Economics, 114, June 2014, 19-28.
  166. Erev, Ido and Alvin E. Roth, “Maximization, Learning and Economic Behavior,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), July 22, 2014, vol. 111,suppl. 3, 10818–10825 www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1402846111 .
  167. Ashlagi, Itai, and Alvin E. Roth, "Free Riding and Participation in Large Scale, Multi-hospital Kidney Exchange,” Theoretical Economics 9 (2014), 817–863. http://econtheory.org/ojs/index.php/te/article/viewFile/1357/11619/357
  168. Niederle, Muriel and Alvin E. Roth, “Philanthropically Funded Heroism Awards for Kidney Donors?, Law & Contemporary Problems, 77:3, 2014, 131-144. http://scholarship.law.duke.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4696&context=lcp
  169. van Damme, Eric, Ken Binmore, Alvin E. Roth, Larry Samuelson, Eyal Q1 Winter, Gary E. Bolton, Axel Ockenfels, Martin Dufwenberg, Georg Kirchsteiger, Uri Gneezy, Martin G. Kocher, Matthias Sutter, Alan Sanfey, Hartmut Kliemt, Reinhard Selten, Rosemarie Nagel, Ofer H. Azar, “How Werner Güth’s ultimatum game shaped our understanding of social behavior,” Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Special Issue on Institutions, Games, and Experiments, in Honor of Werner Güth; Edited by: Martin Dufwenberg and Axel Ockenfels,108, December 2014, 292-318.
  170. Greiner, Ben, Mary Caravella, and Alvin E. Roth, “Is Avatar-To-Avatar Communication As Effective As Face-To-Face Communication?  – An Ultimatum Game Experiment in First and Second Life,” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Special Issue on Institutions, Games, and Experiments, in Honor of Werner Güth; Edited by: Martin Dufwenberg and Axel Ockenfels, 108, December 2014,374-382.
  171. Anderson, Ross, Itai Ashlagi, David Gamarnik and Alvin E. Roth, “Finding long chains in kidney exchange using the traveling salesmen problem,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), January 20, 2015 | vol. 112 | no. 3 | 663–668, http://www.pnas.org/content/112/3/663.full.pdf+html 
  172. Anderson, Ross, Itai Ashlagi, David Gamarnik, Michael Rees, Alvin E. Roth, Tayfun Sönmez and M. Utku Ünver, " Kidney Exchange and the Alliance for Paired Donation: Operations Research Changes the Way Kidneys are Transplanted," Edelman Award Competition, Interfaces, 2015, 45(1), pp. 26–42. http://pubsonline.informs.org/doi/pdf/10.1287/inte.2014.0766
  173. Roth, Alvin E., “Transplantation: One Economist’s Perspective,” Transplantation, February 2015,  Volume 99 - Issue 2 - p 261–264. http://marketdesigner.blogspot.com/2015/02/an-economists-perspective-on.html
  174. Roth, Alvin E. and Ran I. Shorrer, “The redesign of the medical intern assignment mechanism in Israel,” Commentary, Israel Journal of Health Policy Research, 2015, 4, 11, xxx, http://www.ijhpr.org/content/pdf/s13584-015-0014-y.pdf
  175. Roth, Alvin E. “Is Experimental Economics Living Up to Its Promise?,  in Fréchette, Guillaume R. and Andrew Schotter (editors) Handbook of Experimental Economic Methodology, Chapter 1, pp. 13-40, Oxford University Press, 2015. http://www.oxfordscholarship.com/view/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328325.001.0001/acprof-9780195328325-chapter-2
  176. Ambuehl, Sandro, Muriel Niederle, and Alvin E. Roth, “More Money, More Problems? Can High Pay be Coercive and Repugnant?,” American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, May 2015, 105(5): 357-60.            .
  177. Fumo, D.E., V. Kapoor, L.J. Reece, S.M. Stepkowski,J.E. Kopke, S.E. Rees, C. Smith, A.E. Roth, A.B. Leichtman, M.A. Rees, “Improving matching strategies in kidney paired donation: the 7-year evolution of a web based virtual matching system,” American Journal of Transplantation, October 2015, 15(10), 2646-2654 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ajt.13337/epdf (designated one of 10 “best of AJT 2015”)
  178. Roth, Alvin E. “Why do stable clearinghouses work so well? -- Small sets of stable matchings in typical environments, and the limits-on-manipulation theorem of Demange, Gale and Sotomayor,” Journal of Dynamics and Games, Matching: Theory and Applications, a Special Issue dedicated to Marilda Sotomayor on the occasion of her 70th birthday, Vol. 2, No. 2&3,  April & July 2015, pp. 331–340. http://aimsciences.org/journals/pdfs.jsp?paperID=11994&mode=full
  179. Melcher, Marc L., John P. Roberts, Alan B. Leichtman, Alvin E. Roth, and Michael A. Rees, “Utilization of Deceased Donor Kidneys to Initiate Living Donor Chains,” American Journal of Transplantation, forthcoming, 2016.
  180. Stoler, Avraham, Judd B. Kessler, Tamar Ashkenazi, Alvin E. Roth, Jacob Lavee, “Incentivizing Organ Donor Registrations with Organ Allocation Priority,” January 2016, Health Economics, forthcoming.
  181. Roth, Alvin E., “Experiments in Market Design,” in Kagel, J.H. and A.E. Roth (editors) Handbook of Experimental Economics, Volume 2, Princeton University Press, forthcoming.

 

Working Papers

  1. Abdulkadiroğlu, Atila, Parag A. Pathak, Alvin E. Roth, and Tayfun Sönmez, "Changing the Boston School Choice Mechanism," working paper, January 2006.