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(Mar. 20) Nobel Economics Laureate Alvin Roth Visiting Foshan, China

Last updated :2013-03-14

Topics: 1. Market Design in Chinese Style
                2. Market Design, Matching Theory and Enterprise Operation
Hosts:
Sun Yat-sen Business School, Time Weekly
Forum: Market Design, China Opportunity – Transformation, Promotion and Market Design
Time: 14:00 – 17:00, Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Venue: Louvre International Furniture Exhibition Center, Foshan, China


Keynote Speakers:

1. Alvin Roth, Professor of Harvard Business School, 2012 Nobel Economics Laureate

Dr. Alvin Elliot Roth is Craig and Susan McCaw Professor of Economics at Stanford University, George Gund Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus at Harvard University.

Professor Roth has made significant contributions in the fields of bargaining theory, game theory, market design and experimental economics. He is recognized for his particular interest in new applications for matching theory, employing economic theory to solve real-world problems.

In 2012, he won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences jointly with Lloyd Shapley, for their work on "the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design."

2. Yadong Luo, Emery Findlay Distinguished Chair and Professor of Management, University of Miami, International Dean of SYSBS

Dr. Yadong Luo is International Dean and Distinguished Honorary Professor of Sun Yat-sen Business School. He holds the Emery M. Findley Distinguished Chair of Graduate Business Studies and is Professor of Management at University of Miami. He is also an elected Fellow of the Academy of International Business.

As one of the world's top research scholars in international management, Professor Luo has published over 150 articles in major refereed journals of international business and management, and has authored more than a dozen books. His research interests include global corporate strategy, global corporate governance, international joint ventures, and management in emerging economies.

Professor Luo's research record includes seminal work on topics such as co-opetition in international business, business-government relationships, cross-cultural cooperative strategies, multinational enterprises in emerging markets, and international expansion of emerging market enterprises.

Schedule:

13: 30 – 14: 30 Reception
14: 30 – 14: 40 Conference Welcome
14: 40 – 15: 40 Keynote Speech
15: 40 – 16: 00 Break
16: 00 – 17: 00 Round Table Discussion