The Science of Societal and Institutional Networks



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Highlighted Publications (For a complete list, please click here.)

  • S. Zhang and M. van der Schaar, " Reputational Learning and Network Dynamics," Submitted, 2016. [Link]
  • A. Alaa, K. Ahuja, M. van der Schaar, " A Micro-foundation of Social Capital in Evolving Social Networks," IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, 2017. [Link]
  • Y. Song and M. van der Schaar, " Dynamic Network Formation with Foresighted Agents," Submitted, 2016. [Link]
  • S. Zhang and M. van der Schaar, " From Acquaintances to Friends: Homophily and Learning in Networks," 2017 JSAC Game Theory for Networks special issue., 2017. [Link]
  • K. Ahuja, M. van der Schaar and W. R. Zame, " Individualism, Collectivism and Economic Outcomes: A Theory and Some Evidence," Submitted, 2017. [Link]
  • Y. Xiao, F. Dorfler and M. van der Schaar, " Incentive Design in Peer Review: Rating and Repeated Endogenous Matching," IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, 2016. [Link]
  • A. Alaa, K. Ahuja, M. van der Schaar, " Self-organizing Networks of Information Gathering Cognitive Agents," IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking - Inaugural issue (invited paper), vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 100-112, Nov. 2015. [Link]
  • Y. Song and M. van der Schaar, "Dynamic Network Formation with Incomplete Information," Economic Theory, vol. 59, no. 2, pp. 301-331, 2015. [Link]
  • L. Canzian, K. Zhao, G. C. Wong, M. van der Schaar, "A Dynamic Network Formation Model for Understanding Bacterial Self-Organization into Micro-Colonies," IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological, and Multi-Scale Communications, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 76 - 89, 2015. [Link]
  • C. Tekin and M. van der Schaar, "Distributed Online Learning via Cooperative Contextual Bandits," IEEE Trans. Signal Process., vol. 63, no. 14, pp. 3700-3714, 2015. [Link]
  • Y. Xiao and M. van der Schaar, "Socially-Optimal Design of Service Exchange Platforms with Imperfect Monitoring," ACM Transactions on Economics and Computation, vol. 3, no. 4, Jul. 2015. [Link]
  • C. Tekin, O. Atan and M. van der Schaar, "Discover the Expert: Context-Adaptive Expert Selection for Medical Diagnosis," IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 220-234, June. 2015. [Link]
  • J. Xu and M. van der Schaar, "Efficient Working and Shirking in Networks," IEEE JSAC Bonus Issue for Emerging Technologies, vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 651-662, April 2015. [Link]
  • J. Xu, C. Tekin, S. Zhang and M. van der Schaar, "Distributed Multi-Agent Online Learning Based on Global Feedback," IEEE Trans. Signal Process. vol. 63, no. 9, Feb 2015. [Link]
  • Y. Zhang and M. van der Schaar, "Strategic Networks: Information Dissemination and Link Formation Among Self-interested Agents," in IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. - Special issue on Network Science, vol. 31, no. 6, pp. 1115-1123, June 2013. [Link]
  • M. van der Schaar, J. Xu and W. Zame, " Efficient Online Exchange via Fiat Money," Economic Theory, vol. 54, no. 2, pp. 211-248, Oct. 2013. [Link]
  • Y. Zhang and M. van der Schaar, "Information Production and Link Formation in Social Computing Systems,” in IEEE J. Sel. Areas Commun. – Special issue on Economics of Communication Networks and Systems, vol. 30, no. 10, pp. 2136-2145, Dec. 2012. [Link]
  • J. Park and M. van der Schaar, " A Game Theoretic Analysis of Incentives in Content Production and Sharing over Peer-to-Peer Networks, Among Self-interested Agents," in IEEE J. Sel. Topics Signal Process., vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 704-717, Aug. 2010. [Link]