Portrait of Moshe Babaioff

Moshe Babaioff

Senior Principal Researcher


I am a Senior Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research, currently located in Israel. I was a Researcher at Microsoft Research Silicon Valley (Mountain View, California) from 2007 to 2014. Till July 2007 I was a post-doc at the University of California at Berkeley, working with Prof. John Chuang. Prior to my post-doc, I was a graduate student at the School of Computer Science and Engineering at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, where my advisor was Prof. Noam Nisan. I have a M.Sc. in Computer Science and a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Mathematics, both from the Hebrew University.

I am serving on the editorial boards of ACM TEAC and GEB. I have served as Program co-Chair of ACM-EC 2017, as General Chair of ACM-EC 2014 and as Program co-Chair of NetEcon 2016.

My research interests includes subjects on the border of Computer Science Theory, Game Theory, and Microeconomic Theory. In particular, I am interested in the theoretical foundations of Economics and Computation.

For publications, see publications by venue, DBLP and Google Scholar.


I will be speaking at the Autumn School on Optimization and Market Design that will be virtual and take place October 3-7, 2021.